What's Close to Rancho Encantado

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Nearby Beaches

Bacalar Lagoon Beach

Travelers vacationing in this area of Mexico usually enjoy the water at one of the stunning beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the access points in Mexico have their own distinct features; even subtle differences could have an effect on how enjoyable your visit is. The most proximate beaches to Rancho Encantado are Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access and Bacalar Lagoon Beach.

The most obvious one to visit is Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access. Since you can find this beach a short distance from the eco resort, you 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

Visitors seeking to learn a bit more about the area's important features may want to know how far the adjacent city or town is from the property. 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 shows of some 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

Although there are not dozens of attractions within close proximity to the eco resort, you are located near sites like General Angel Remigio Rosado, which is one of the closest choices.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

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 looking for an interesting place to visit, Fuerte de San Felipe might be 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 you're deciding on a place to stay, it is sometimes a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities in order to better understand the area. This section of Mexico offers travelers various other resorts and hotels to pick from, giving you plenty to mull over before reaching a verdict. The following table lists all the booking possibilities you'll find in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Rancho Encantado
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Villas Ecotucan 2.0 NE 15.1 mi. North of Chetumal, Mexico
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

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