Where to stay in Akumal
There are 28 vacation rentals available all over Akumal, and we’re confident you’ll find a property that meets your needs and your budget for your next adventure. If you’re in search of an affordable holiday home anywhere in Akumal, you’ll be pleased to find that 20% of properties cost less than $95 a night. Whether you’re seeking a luxury villa near Cobá, a hotel close to Archeological Zone of Tulum - Mayan Port City Ruins, or you’re looking for a place that also gives you close access to Akumal — our goal is to help you find exactly what you need. Our website lists a wide selection of properties from leading travel sites like Vrbo, HomeAway, Booking.com, and many more. Finding your dream vacation home at a reasonable price has never been this easy. Travel to Akumal with VacationRenter today.
Where Is Akumal Located?
A beach resort town south of Cancun, Akumal lies between Playa del Carmen and Tulum in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo on the Caribbean Sea. The whole area including all the previously listed towns is known as the Riviera Maya. Cancun International Airport is the closest airpirt to Akumal, roughly 60 miles north. A rental car is necessary to fully experience the region, though taxis are also available.
What Is Akumal Known For?
Akumal has been known as a scuba diving and snorkeling haven since its founding by a scuba diving enthusiast and archaeologist in 1958. The name means “land of turtles” for its protected green turtle population, all of which live in the clear waters of the shallow bay. A recent addition to the attractions is the Akumal Arts Festival, dedicated to mural art and occuring every early November.
Points of interests in Akumal
Akumal has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Akumal:
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