What's Close to Rancho Encantado

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Nearby Beaches

Bacalar Lagoon Beach

Some people's favorite attractions to visit in all of the Yucatan Peninsula are the beloved beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which might be exactly suited to your style of travel; then again, some may not be as pleasing to you. The two beaches that are closest to Rancho Encantado are Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access and Bacalar Lagoon Beach.

Rancho Encantado Lagoon Access is the one that's nearest to Rancho Encantado. Since this beach can be found a short distance from the eco resort, your party won't have to travel far to enjoy it. 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

Guests seeking to learn a bit more about the surrounding area's offerings may be wondering how close (or far) the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Rancho Encantado is found 2.6 miles north-northeast of Bacalar, a village in the vicinity of Chetumal; it's 14.5 miles to the north-northwest of Chetumal.

In case you're wondering, the following table provides a list of some areas that are 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

Though there aren't dozens of attractions close to the eco resort, you can still visit the nearby General Angel Remigio Rosado, which is one of the closest ones.

This option and more are detailed 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 searching for an enjoyable experience, Fuerte de San Felipe is an option worth considering. 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

Getting information about nearby accommodations is oftentimes a great way to get a better feel for the area. This part of Mexico has various other hotel and resort options, which will give you lots to consider prior to reaching a decision. View the table below for complete details about the booking possibilities available in the surrounding area.

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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