Akumal is located just 60 miles south of Cancun’s International Airport, between Playa del Carmen and the Mayan archeological site of Tulum. This hidden gem of the Riviera Maya consists of 3 little bays: Yalku Lagoon, Half Moon Bay, and Akumal Bay, where all kind of water sports are available, such as kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving, or fishing are excellent leisure options for the crystal clear waters of the Mexican Caribbean. Akumal is perfect for a long weekend trip, or that getaway you have been dreaming of, as it offers a little bit of everything for everybody. Villa Experience has the best vacation accommodation rentals, ocean view holiday houses, short term condo rentals, beach front luxury all-inclusive resorts, boutique hotels, beach bungalows, and inexpensive hotels, in the most exclusive developments in Akumal and the whole Riviera Maya, such as Las Casitas, Villas Flamingo, Akumal Beach Resort, Gran Bahia Principe, Grand Palladium, Playa Blanca, Jade Bay, South Akumal, and Punta Sur.
Akumal means “Place of Turtles”, as plenty of turtles still comes to its beaches to lay their eggs. The place has managed to keep an ecological attitude hard to find these days, and is home to the Akumal Eco-Center which makes an outstanding work on sea turtle protection. Because Akumal is not the typical resort destination, this is a tranquil place for those looking peace, relaxation and a connection with nature. Here, you won’t find the noisy discos, or the lavish shopping malls of Cancun, but instead you will get mesmerizing underwater coves that have made of Akumal a must-visit place for divers all around the world. Villa Experience Akumal has a wide offer of private vacation villas, vacation rental homes, short term condos, beachfront resorts, ocean view hotels, beach bungalows, and cheap hotels in the most exclusive areas of Akumal, such as South Akumal, Punta Sur, Aventuras Akumal, and Jade Bay. All our home rentals have been tastefully decorated and include luxury amenities.
Long before Cancun was planned and developed by the Mexican Government, Akumal was discovered by a divers’ club, who made of the area the first tourism destination in the Yucatan Peninsula. Nowadays, it has become one of the hippest corners of the Riviera Maya. Visit Akumal and enjoy its wide variety of activities, like snorkeling tours, boat rides, eco-tours, swimming with dolphins, swimming in stunning underwater rivers called cenotes. The eco-parks of Xcaret, Xel-Ha and Xplore are just a short ride away, just like some of the most impressive pyramids in the world, such as the Mayan archeological site of Chichen Itza, recently named one of the Seven Wonders of the World and declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Enjoy everything Akumal has to offer, and have the vacations of your life booking online the best hotel deals and hotel and flight packages with Villa Experience Akumal, and get the best discount rates on vacation rental houses, vacation apartments, short term condominium rentals, luxury vacation villas, luxurious hotels, exclusive boutique hotels, budget friendly hotels, and car rentals in Akumal, Jade Bay, South Akumal, Aventuras Akumal and Punta Sur.