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Playa La Audiencia

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Address: Manzanillo, Mexico
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The 1979 movie "10" introduced the world to Bo Derek, and this...

The 1979 movie "10" introduced the world to Bo Derek, and this beautiful beach.

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Headed out on a cruise

Our host Lions Club in Manzanillo Santiago booked a boat tour which picked us up along this beach. There are many large umbrellas available and vendors of homemade and commercial... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
Craig G
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Maumee, Ohio
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oregon
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166 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Big resort beach with lots of people to watch. Lots of boats. Lots of vendors. Fun to spend a day. Pretty beach

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Bend, Oregon
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93 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We heard a number of positive things about this beach so we went to have a look. We had plans to stay for the day but after a few minutes we just drove back to Playa Miramar. La Audeincia just felt too commercial and crowded and besides, the waves are small to non-existent.

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Thank Xenon007700
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36 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you plan to go on the weekend get ready to get there early because it does get crowded especially when kids are on vacation (summer and winter vacation). The waves are super calm and here you can find several boats that give tours around the bay, you can also find several options for snacks and local food to nibble... More 

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Maumee, Ohio
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252 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Our host Lions Club in Manzanillo Santiago booked a boat tour which picked us up along this beach. There are many large umbrellas available and vendors of homemade and commercial products. The Tesoro Hotel is along this beach. The view is fabulous.

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Thank Craig G
Rockport, Texas
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38 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Busy beach by inclusive resorts. Too many people and aggressive vendors. Manzanillo has way better beaches.

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Thank texasgal361
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a great place. You can spend the whole day in this area. Cruz is also available in nearby area and you may get to see whale if you are lucky.

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Old Orchard Beach, Maine
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195 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

It's a popular spot on the Santiago Peninsula, which separates Santiago Bay and Manzanillo Bay. Lots of activity, with tourists and locals.

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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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110 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Been there several times. Had so much fun with my family! Is near Colima and everything is affordable. Fresh sea food. Great !

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Perth Amboy, New Jersey
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167 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Maybe if I were a native I would think differently but this is one of the dirtiest beaches I have ever visited. We went here rather than a resort because local tourism officials told us the water wasn't as rough as other area beaches, which was true. However, these same people told us that there was a lot of sea... More 

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Zapopan, Mexico
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29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

It is a very nice, family and friendly beach on which you can stay with your kids because the waves do not hit strongly. There is a contra, the beach is mall so you could find it crowded.

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Thank Octavio F

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