Chac Mool Beach
Powder-like sand and clear water right in the heart of the hotel zone is only a few steps away from the trendy nightlife clubs, which is one of the reasons why many people choose to spend the day here.
Located by Km 10 of Kukulcan Boulevard, in the Hotel Zone, some 13 Km away from Downtown Cancun.
Between the months of May and December, multiple marine turtle species come here to lay their eggs.
Chac Mool Beach is around 1.5 Km long. It has multiple palapas and loungers, and offers free parking, inclusive restrooms, waste and recycling containers, showers, and daily cleaning crews.
You can also find information boards with general safety guidance and environmental protection rules, alongside descriptions of the local flora and fauna. There is also an on-duty lifeguard, security personnel, local guides, and touristic police every day.
This beach has great waves for surfing and professional open-water swimming. There are also sail/windsurf and waterskiing rental services available.