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Relaxing friendly day at the beach

I really enjoyed my afternoon at this place. I sat to the left of the ferry doc in front of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
Not a big deal

The water is okay here. I didn't really like it all that much because the people in the restaurants... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Josselin C
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This beach is lined with open-air cafes, restaurants and bars, making it a perfect place to scope out the crowd.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice beach” (17 reviews)
“bungee jump” (13 reviews)
Cancun, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my afternoon at this place. I sat to the left of the ferry doc in front of the farthest restaurant. they let you sit in the lounge chairs and bring you a beach towel. Very good service. 1 litre beer STEIN! excellent...More

Thank OshawaJulie
Reviewed 5 days ago

The water is okay here. I didn't really like it all that much because the people in the restaurants were pressuring us to sit and eat there. The place was a bit crowded. The waves are a bit strong here. I wouldn't go back to...More

Thank Josselin C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's right where the boats to Isla Mujeres go from, so the bathing isn't great, also there is loud music most of the time. On the other side, you can get food and drink on the beach or in any of several restaurants. Also there...More

Thank EladB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got this beach as a good tip from trip advisor and was very disappointed- the beach is small and dirty. Even the water here is not inviting to jump in. There are definately better places to visit...

Thank Ingrid C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

YOu can acces it by ferry,once you get there you see lots of commercial boats.Sea isnt that clean and prices are bit higher..

Thank Zakej M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dirty and nothing to do there, only get the ferry. they have a mini mart and money exchange. Its cheaper to catch a taxi here than the hotels

Thank Julete K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This beach (playa) has access to the ultramar ferry, as well as some attractions of its own. There is a beach club, a small bar, some touristy shopping and some public bathrooms. The bathrooms are sketchy at best, not so bad for us guys if...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great spot for getting the ferry to Isla but I wouldn’t go here for any other reason. The beach isn’t great and it’s got a lot of commercial boats.

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Has a lot to offer. we went on the day trip with Sampa 1 boat. the guys were great had a really nice time. Just wish our shopping time was a little longer in Isle Mujeres. definitely recommend doing this trip. Ask for Sampa 1

Thank janisavage
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The beach was really nice warm and cool for kids....waves are really calm and the bungee is right next it so it was fun to watch all while drinking your beer.

Thank Allan C
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29 June 2016|
Response from fernandocelayatorres | Reviewed this property |
R1 lo puedes tomar en plaza las américas
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29 June 2016|
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Response from Marleen V | Reviewed this property |
I believe bus 1 and 2 take you very close by