Isla Mujeres Mexico Travel Guide

  • Zoetry Villa Rolandi Isla Mujeres Cancun

    Coveted small luxury beach hotel featuring only 35 expansive and beautifully appointed Ocean Front Suites, all with jacuzzi terraces, living area, luxury bedding and hand-picked amenities; the award-winning Casa Rolandi Restaurant showcasing extraordinaire Swiss-North Italian...

  • Isla mujeres Palace All inclusive Resort

    Sit back in your hammock and watch the palms sway. Sip ice-cold cocktails under a thatched-roof hut. Share a candlelit dinner on the beach as the sun sets. Feel the sand between your toes. Feel the wind in your hair. Feel like the only two people in the world. An all-inclusive,...

  • Punta Piedra

    Located on the east side , Punta Piedra offers four studio apartments with amenities unheard of at these great low prices. Each apartment has an ocean view, air conditioning, kitchenette, dining area, patio and tiled shower bath with hot and cold water. The two end apartments...

  • Na Balam Beach Hotel

    Na Balam Beach Hotel | Na Balam means The house of the Jaguar in the Maya language. Na is for house and Balam for Jaguar. The jaguar was a deity for the old Mexican cultures. All rooms are decorated in a contemporary Mexican design with a touch of Maya influences, like the...

  • Zinas Guest House

    Recommended for the experienced Isla traveler, we offer you two apartments with fully equipped kitchenettes, twice a week maid service Linens are changed weekly, towels twice a week , utilities and a friendly hand to learn the ropes of living in "a colonia". Worldwide long...

  • Hotel Playa la Media Luna

    The quiet and beautiful Hotel Playa la Media Luna, offers you the most comfortable oceanfront accommodations on the quaint and secluded "Half Moon Beach Hotel". Enjoy the incredible views and sound of the caribbean waters, sink your toes into the loveliest white sand full...

  • Unik Resorts

    More than just an architectural venture, this resort was born of a dream; a vision of offering guests the ultimate luxury island resort experience. The buildings at Unik Island Resort & Spa are created to blend seamlessly with the secluded setting facing the azure waters of...

  • Hotel Belmar

    Cheerful and enigmatic, is the Mecca of Mexican Caribbean culture, its myriad of colorful stores and breathtaking beaches, make this little part of the world the best antidote for civilization. For a pleasent stay, we offer you a limited number of rooms, decorated in a classic...

  • Ixchel Beach Hotel

    Designed in a mexican casual and modern stylish buildings located at the beautiful North Beach on the colorful island. Among the best hotels, visit Ixchel Beach Hotel, a two wing, and two phase condo hotel complex with 100 rooms. East Wing (Phase One) with 40 rooms, 5 stories...

  • Hotel Secreto Isla Mujeres

    We are an oasis of casual luxury within the small, Mexican fishing village.Secreto sits on the quietest corner on the northern tip. The clue's in its name. Not even an entrance sign notifies you of its existence. Designed by an award-winning architect, the hotel looks more like...

  • Hotel Privilege Aluxes Isla Mujeres

    Surrounded by mystique, Privilege offers a unique experience on the island. Our rooms and suites are luxurious, comfortable and furnished to match the relaxation, sugar-white sand beaches, and luxury services that Privilege Aluxes offers. Whether you are visiting for a relaxing,...

  • Casitas del Mar

    Nestled on the edge of the friendly neighborhood, La Gloria, Casitas del Mar offers you the opportunity to experience the welcoming local ambiance. Collect beautiful shells and sea glass as you stroll along the rocky and sandy shore or relax on the patio as you watch the world,...

  • Marias Kan-kin

    Our rooms are equipped with air conditioning and fan, Bed king size or Queen size, all with decoration rustic Caribbean minimalist. You can enjoy our private beach. We have safe deposit box. Our terraces and gardens are surrounded by an environment of rest that permits you to...

  • Posada del Mar Isla Mujeres

    A small 4 star resort located across the street from the beach built in a lush, tropical setting.The Hotel Posada del Mar is one of the oldest hotels on the island and one of the newest at the same time. The main building of the hotel was one of the first to offer ocean view...

  • Hotel Marcianito

    Small, clean and right in the center of town, Hotel Marcianito is a few doors away from Islas best restaurants and stores and only a short stroll from the beach. The ground floor and newly constructed 2nd and 3rd floor rooms are meticulously clean. All come with a double bed,...

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Where is Isla Mujeres Mexico on a map

It is located in the Mexican state of Quinta Roo in the south east part of the country, in the Caribbean side and it is part fo the Maya Riviera, literally in front of Cancun like 13 kilometers or 8 miles away from the coast, and it is a very nice Resort destination as well.

Very well known for being a very tranquil island, a very cool and relaxing getaway out from the busy and noisy Cancun and declared as one of the beautiful Pueblo Magico (Magic Town), it´s gorgeus Caribbean beaches in Playa Norte and all the snorkeling and scuba activities that are so popular in the area thanks to all the coral reefs that form a very important part of the Island. And there is Punta Sur where there is some remais of the ancient temple of the Mayan culture and a sanctuary for sea turtles.

How to get to from Cancun

There is a ferry service for passengers offered by Ultramar, it has service from Cancun to Isla Mujeres and from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel too.

The three point of departure, Puerto Juarez that is close to the Cancun Hotel Zone, Playa Tortugas, El Embarcadero (Kukulcan Blvd. Km. 4) and Playa Caracol (Kukulcan Blvd. Km. 9.5) in the Cancun Hotel Zone having many departures schedules along the they enough, it is a top local choice for it´s Fast and Confort vessels.

What to do

Besides to relax all day, you have many things to do in this destination, you can star by exploring the Island and to find some of the best beaches in the country such as Playa Norte where palm shaded white sand and blue sky water awaits you.

Explore the Island and step in the domains of a famous pirate fermin Mundaca in his Hacienda, a real memory from all those Caribbean Pirate tales.

Some water sports like scuba has become very important in the Island, due the MUSA Underwater Sculpture Museum, a real museum under water with lot of natural life surrounding it giving it it´s magical touch. The Garrafon Park in the south side of the island you can dive and see beautiful reefs formation, some of the main attractions.

Come and se the fishi fishi at the turtle farm or Granja Tortuja in Sac Bajo, a sanctuary dedicated to the sea life where you can see gorgeus turtles and lot of tropical fish, a real delight.