Cozumel

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Hop over to the Caribbean island of Cozumel with its dolphins, impressive reef system, fun beach bars, Mexican culture and Mayan ruins.

Enjoy the island lifestyle of the Caribbean, explore the underwater world or visit Mayan ruins and old Mexican villages at the island of Cozumel. With over 2 million visitors annually, Cozumel is one of the country’s major tourist attractions. The main reason for this is the abundance of marine life. Pet sting rays and get a kiss from a dolphin, or watch sea turtles come to shore.

While being just 30 miles (48 kilometers) long and 10 miles (16 kilometers) wide, Cozumel is actually Mexico’s largest Caribbean island. It’s situated in the Yucatan region, about 11 miles (17.7 kilometers) off Playa del Carmen on the east coast. Cozumel is the gateway to the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the largest reef system in the Americas, which attracts hundreds of tropical fish species and marine mammals. The island offers stunning beaches and San Miguel, a town on the western shore, is packed with restaurants and nightlife.

Book an ocean adventure, such as scuba diving, kite surfing, snorkeling, parasailing or fishing. Swim with dolphins or other marine mammals at Dolphin Discovery in Chankanaab National Park. Scuba divers should not miss the famous Palancar Caves. For some culture, visit the Mayan ruins at San Gervasio and the historic town of El Cedral.

Special events are mainly held during the busy summer months or on special Mexican religious days. Sea turtle workshops, fishing and golf tournaments and Carnaval Cozumel are just some of the yearly crowd pleasers.

The climate is warm all year-round. Come between December and March for the best weather but note that it rains a lot in September and October.

A frequent ferry service runs between Cozumel and Playa del Carmen and planes depart Cancun several times a day. Cozumel even has an international airport. Getting around is easiest by car, which you can rent at the airport and San Miguel.

With its abundance of beaches, reefs and culture, Cozumel is a dream destination. If you appreciate seeing special marine life and enjoy Caribbean nightlife, visit this Mexican island paradise.

Allegro Cozumel All Inclusive
Allegro Cozumel All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Kilometro 16.5 Carretera Costera Sur, Cozumel, QROO
The price is CA $138 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 3
Located in Cozumel, this beachfront property is in a national park and within a 15-minute walk of Arrecifes de Cozumel National Park and Playa Mia Grand Beach ...
3.5/5 Good! (974 reviews)
"VERY nice staff, great beach. If you have to go into town often ,can get expensive taxi. Resort does not have a shuttle."

Reviewed on Oct. 12, 2021

Allegro Cozumel All Inclusive
Secrets Aura Cozumel - Adults Only - All Inclusive
Secrets Aura Cozumel - Adults Only - All Inclusive
4.5 out of 5
Carretera Costera Sur Km 12.99, Hotel Zone, Cozumel, QROO
The price is CA $470 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
Nestled on the beach, this Cozumel resort is within a 10-minute walk of Arrecifes de Cozumel National Park and Paradise Beach. Playa Mia Grand Beach and Water ...
3.8/5 Good! (985 reviews)
"This was our second time at Secrets in Cozumel. Love the facility and placement of the resort. I have been dreaming about getting married on the pier and my dream came true. Absolutely gorgeous background and staff was great."

Reviewed on Oct. 14, 2021

Secrets Aura Cozumel - Adults Only - All Inclusive
InterContinental Presidente Cozumel Resort Spa, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Presidente Cozumel Resort Spa, an IHG Hotel
4 out of 5
Carretera A Chankanaab Km 6-5, Cozumel, QROO
The price is CA $236 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 3
Located in Cozumel, this beachfront hotel is in the entertainment district and within 1 mi (2 km) of Arrecifes de Cozumel National Park and Uvas Beach. Cha'an ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (988 reviews)
"The restaurants are very good. We were there for 3 nights and never felt the need to leave. My wife relaxed by the pool and lagoon. I went diving 2 Mornings. I am Certified but essentially a beginner. Scuba Du was more than adequate for my needs! I was even able to hire Ivan as my own private Dive ..."

Reviewed on Oct. 12, 2021

InterContinental Presidente Cozumel Resort Spa, an IHG Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Caribo Cozumel
Caribo Cozumel
2.5 out of 5
Av. Benito Juarez 799, esquina con Avenida 40, Cozumel, QROO
The price is CA $29 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 15
Located in the heart of Cozumel, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of "Benito Juarez" Municipal Market, San Miguel Church, and Central Plaza. ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (174 reviews)
"It’s great for tourists and people working through and passing by alike. It’s relatively close to downtown, and great food. I would recommend them."

Reviewed on Sep. 27, 2021

Caribo Cozumel
Quinta Suites
Quinta Suites
2.5 out of 5
399 Calle 5 sur, Entre 5a y 10a, Cozumel, QROO
Located in Colonia Centro, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Punta Morena, Rafael E Melgar Statue, and Museo de la Isla de Cozumel. Punta Langosta ...
5/5 Exceptional! (6 reviews)
"Great place to stay the cleanliness was superb and Carlos the host was awesome certainly will be back."

Reviewed on Oct. 6, 2021

Quinta Suites
Hacienda San Miguel Hotel & Suites
Hacienda San Miguel Hotel & Suites
2.5 out of 5
Calle 10 Norte #1500, Entre 5ta Av. Y Av. Rafael E Melgar, Cozumel, QROO
The price is CA $63 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 27
Located in Colonia Centro, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Los Cinco Soles, Maya Heritage Monument, and Cozumel Museum. Malecon San Miguel and Central ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (238 reviews)
"San Miguel offers the traveler an excellent location very close to transportation and restaurants, but off the busy main street and therefore quiet and peaceful in its lovely bird-filled garden. Room was spacious with well equipped kitchen. Above all these positives is the exceptionally warm and ..."

Reviewed on Oct. 4, 2021

Hacienda San Miguel Hotel & Suites
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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