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Maguey Bay

Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 131 3778
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Featuring only a few tropical restaurants, this is the place for relaxing in the sun.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ocean spa” (3 reviews)
“taxi station” (2 reviews)
Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 131 3778
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The water is so calm and clear. They have a line of restaurants to choose. You get to eat and have a great view!

Thank alivivas9
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach taking 5 points only to itself, scenery, very calm waves, clean beach and all but you can mostly can get there only by boat and the people who take you the on the tours tell you only where you can eat. Its ofcourse...More

Thank Maria Angeles I
Reviewed 21 June 2017

charted a boat to get to Maguey Bay. Did some great snorkeling. our boat guide went in the water with us and led us around. attracted fish to us....amazing variety of colourful fish etc. We had Marlin on the beach which was very good. all...More

Thank Randy O
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We ended up here on a snorkeling tour. We had everything included, but if you travel here on your own, I've heard that it's very affordable and a nice way to spend a day at the beach. You can rent chairs and umbrellas and the...More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were strong armed into eating at Cammaro Gigante (sp?) restaurant as part of the 7 Bay Tour. It is an outdoor restaurant that had so many people that we were tripping over everyone and the bathrooms were beyond disgusting. Someone washed their little baby...More

Thank Michele P
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Little further by taxi, around 50 - 60 pesos from Santa Cruz. Great beach for swimming and snorkelling. A real favourite for the local families, especially on weekends. Lots of choice for food and drink.

Thank Monti V
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Spent an hour at Maguey Bay on a boat excursion. The snorkeling was very good. Managed to catch a glimpse of a large sting ray. Worth the trip!

Thank Jer T
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Our boat captain stopped here to pick up some fins for one of our party for our morning of snorkeling. Good price and they delivered the equipment right to our boat.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Great beach for snorkeling. The restaurant we wet to for lunch had great shrimp dishes./ Large portions but pricey.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Playa Maguey has become one of my favorite beaches. Clear water, a little bit of a wave, not crowded if you don't go on the weekend. I don't like being hustled the second I step out of the cab, but if you say where you...More

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