With its painted garage homages to the Virgin Mary, warm Caribbean spirit, mystic Mayan ruins, and the second largest coral reef barrier in the world, the island of Cozumel, Mexico is a destination that can go from authentic to ancient to exhilarating all within minutes.

Diving and snorkeling the iconic Mesoamerican Reef are certainly the most popular things to do, but Cozumel’s lovely town square is a wonderful place for shoppers, food lovers and nightlife enthusiasts. Hop aboard a rental scooter and follow a coastal road out to the Mayan ruins or just enjoy a breezy ride along the stunning coastline. Plunge into the clear blue waters and witness the magnificent coral reef formations at Palancar, Colombia, the breathtaking walls of Santa Rosa and for the more experienced divers, the adventure of Punta Sur and Maracaibo.

Cozumel attractions just moments from Hotel Casa Mexicana include:

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Using the pillars of Mexican gastronomy they have created a contemporary Mexican cuisine using the freshest local ingredients available.

Pepes Grill


You can find delicious pasta, salads, and the best cuts of Angus beef and the freshest seafood this side of the Caribbean.



Kondesa´s Menu is  a mix of traditional Mexican roots, with a delicate balance of Asian and Mediterranean influences.



After nearly 40 years of service, is an icon within the urban image of the island and number one meeting place.

Royal Village Shopping Center


A "must" when visiting Cozumel! You won't be disappointed. Family-friendly. Staff is courteous, knowledgeable and always available.

Museum of Cozumel Island


Located in a restored hotel, Museo de la Isla De Cozumel features exhibits on the island's origins, indigenous species, geography, and coral-reef ecology. Be sure not to miss the photos of Cozumel’s dramatic metamorphosis over the last two centuries and the recreation of a typical Mayan home.

Chankanaab National Park


Chankanaab, which means "small sea," has something for everyone: a saltwater lagoon, an archaeological park, and a botanical garden with reproductions of a Mayan village and Olmec, Toltec, Aztec, and Mayan stone carvings scattered throughout. The waters off the beach are calm and swimmable. Snorkelers and divers can explore underwater caverns, a sunken shipwreck with barnacle-covered cannons and anchors, and a sculpture of “la Virgen del Mar (Virgin of the Sea).”

Mayan Ruins


Tour the ancient Mayan ruins of San Gervasio, El Cedral, El Mirador, La Tumba del Caracol and The Lighthouse of Punta Celarain on the southern tip of the island.

Viva México


By far the largest handcraft and souvenir store on the Island, Viva Mexico offers works by only the finest Mexican designers. All handcrafts are individually crafted in ceramics, talavera, pewter, glassware and much more.

Silver Emporium


Mexico is famous for its silver and most come from Taxco, where the majority of the products they sell here are made. The Silver Emporium’s platters and service pieces, some decorated with precious stones, have a distinctly Mexican flair.

Punta Langosta Mall


Located across from the cruise pier, this upscale shopping mall features several jewelry, sportswear, and souvenir stores, as well as ice cream shops and restaurants.

San Miguel Church


Dating back to the 16th century, this intimate Catholic church features striking architecture with several ancient sculptures in the church.

Hotel Casa Mexicana Cozumel

Hotel Casa Mexicana Cozumel Exterior

Rafael E. Melgar #457, Entre Calles 5 y 7,

Col Centro, CP 77600, Cozumel Q. Roo, Mexico