Cozumel, Mexico Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

Located a short ferry ride from the mainland town of Playa del Carmen, the island of Cozumel is a popular resort destination that is focused on diving and other water sports. It has its own small airport with direct flights from some cities, but most people fly into the much larger and nearby Cancun Airport, which has lower fares and far more direct connections.

Why Visit Cozumel

Cozumel Facts

Population 100,000
Area 100,000
Timezone UTC+2
Currency Mexican peso

Where to eat and drink in Cozumel

Budget breakfastLight pastries and coffee are offered at town cafes if you choose to eat outside of your hotel.$3.78 - $6.98
Budget lunchLunch is mostly composed of salads and tacos with a few other Latin additions.$5.82 - $11.05
Budget dinnerDinner is an experience with tacos, enchiladas, Mayan pork and more. Most restaurants have courtyards where you can eat and enjoy the weather.$8.73 - $14.54
Beer (.33l bottle)Beer is served pretty much all day at most restaurants.$2.04 - $3.49
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When to visit Cozumel

Temperature and rainfall

Month High F Low F Precip (inches)

Cozumel Weather advice

Sunrise and sunset

21 Mar5:51am5:59pm
21 Jun6:08am7:31pm
21 Sep6:36am6:45pm
21 Dec6:19am5:13pm

Where to stay in Cozumel

Cozumel Hotel Seasons

Cozumel Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar20.00 - 35.00
starstarstarstarstar45.00 - 92.00
starstarstarstarstar51.00 - 99.00
starstarstarstarstar67.00 - 128.00
starstarstarstarstar136.00 - 540.00
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Cozumel Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed10.00 - 17.00

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