What's Close to Rancho Encantado

Nearby Beaches

Bacalar Lagoon Beach

Arguably some of the best places to visit in this region are their beautiful beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

All of the beaches in Mexico are appreciated for different reasons; even differences between their amenities can have an effect on how enjoyable your visit is. The two beaches that are closest to Rancho Encantado are Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access and Bacalar Lagoon Beach.

Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access is closest to the eco resort. Bear in mind that this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, so your group won't have to go far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. The Bacalar Lagoon access at Rancho Encantado is a popular spot for guests of the eco-hotel and of those who happen to be in the area. Definitely more of a natural beach, this spot is best for those looking to explore the area.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your eco resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or learning more about the area's art and history. Rancho Encantado is located 2.6 miles north-northeast of Bacalar, a village in the vicinity of Chetumal; it is 14 and a half miles (23 and a half kilometers) to the north-northwest of Chetumal.

In case you're wondering, the following table provides a list of some of the areas near this eco resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bacalar 2.6 SSW
Xul-Ha 12.8 SSW
Chetumal 14.5 SSE
Santa Elena 15.0 S

Nearby Attractions

While there may not be too many attractions within a close distance of the eco resort, you will be pretty close to General Angel Remigio Rosado, which is one of the closest choices.

The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:

Attractions Near Rancho Encantado
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
General Angel Remigio Rosado Park 2.8 S Bacalar
Fuerte de San Felipe Historical Site 2.8 S Bacalar
BioMaya Ziplining Zip Line Site -- -- 7.7 mi. North-Northeast of Chetumal
Oxtankah Maya Site Historical Site 12.1 SE 7.9 mi. Northeast of Chetumal
Payo Obispo Zoo Zoo 14.4 SSE 0.2 mi. Northeast of Chetumal
Parque Integral de la Amistad Park 14.8 S 0.8 mi. South West of Chetumal
Chetumal Ecological Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 15.0 S 1.2 mi. South West of Chetumal

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Fuerte de San Felipe could be just what the doctor ordered. Remarkably well-preserved, this fort not only has interesting architecture and a view of the lake, but a nice museum inside. You can explore on your own or take a guided tour.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing a location to stay in, it's sometimes worthwhile to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the region. This part of Mexico offers guests several other hotel and resort options to pick from, giving you lots to contemplate prior to making a decision. Get the details you need about the region's booking possibilities by reading the table below.

Accommodations near Rancho Encantado
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Cabañas Hostel & Camping 2.1 S Bacalar, Mexico
Hotel America 2.4 S Bacalar, Mexico
Casa Aq'ab'al 2.7 NE 15.3 mi. North of Chetumal, Mexico
Hotelito El Paraiso 3.1 S Bacalar, Mexico
Hotel Hacienda Bacalar 3.1 SSW Bacalar, Mexico
Hotel Laguna Bacalar 4.4 SSW 11.6 mi. Northwest of Chetumal, Mexico
Hotel Oxtankah 13.9 SE 4.4 mi. Northeast of Chetumal, Mexico
Marlon Heroes 14.9 SSE 1.1 mi. East of Chetumal, Mexico
Hotel Hacienda Bahia 15.0 SSE 2.7 mi. East of Chetumal, Mexico
Hotel Principe 15.2 SSE 1.0 mi. East-Southeast of Chetumal, Mexico

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