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The Plaza

San Miguel, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 105 0521
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A Nice Day Out

Cozumel is a 30 minute ferry ride from Playa del Carmen, it costs approx. 180 pesos return journey... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
The same but changed

When we were her two years ago, the plaza was torn up. Restaurants on the main square were closed... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
mars s
Baltimore, Maryland
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San Miguel's city center, lined with little shops, cafes and restaurants.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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San Miguel, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 105 0521
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cozumel is a 30 minute ferry ride from Playa del Carmen, it costs approx. 180 pesos return journey ( don't pay anymore ! ), you will see signs for fast or express ferries to Cozumel, but they are lying, they take exactly the same time....More

Thank chantelleAmersham
Reviewed 17 October 2017

When we were her two years ago, the plaza was torn up. Restaurants on the main square were closed. The "new" plaza is not much different from the old except for the lighted fountain and yet another diamond emporium. We were disappointed to hear that...More

Thank mars s
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Lots of varieties of items to buy for friends and family , though the sellers are all trying to get your attention, sometimes, it really annoying but that is how the place is, it adds fun to it.

Thank Nkee
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

After 45 minutes ride from Playa Del Carmen, that's te first spot you will encounter. Round trip about 180MXP. Three main suppliers run this routine. Ask for schedule if you wanna day trip between two cities. Pose a lot for picture or selfie. Your IG...More

Thank 98zhil
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a recent Harmony cruise but have been here several times before. This is a great, clean, safe cruise stop that is very easy to access and maneuver around. Many shops with a wide range of merchandise, including the obligatory jewelry shops. There...More

Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

There are so many shops in this plaza! From cheap to expensive they have mostly everything here! We took a picture with a Native dressed in his attire. He was very nice! I will tell you one thing Margaritas are everywhere...

Thank Mecca S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

There are probably 100 souvenir shops, selling the same stuff. If one more shop keeper ask me if I want his sister, drugs, cigars or tequila - I think I will lose it. Is this really the message Mexico wants to convey to its visitors.

Thank Schnieders-Spears
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This square is the heart of Cozumel specially at night. A lot of shops to cater all tastes and prices, light fountains, music and restaurants of all kind. Very interesting place

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I have been coming to Cozumel for years and always have a great time. They have really made a lot of improvements to the plaza and it has really improved on the nightlife! The restaurants are great and you have all the shopping you could...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The Plaza is located right off the ferry pier. Shops line the entire square except for the street facing the pier. On our recent August visit it was quite hot and humid. My wife and I walked the entire square. Lots of shops all selling...More

Thank Richard S
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Rosco T
20 September 2017|
Response from Dave P | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what you are asking. Can you try asking question differently? Dave
Jodi H
15 January 2017|
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Response from dlgeorge01 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at one of the resort further away from the plaza but I believe if you are coming in by cruise ship, you come in at the plaza, everything is within walking distance, great area.