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Busy fishing village and water taxi beach

This is a nice place to go and walk around to see the fishing boats, locals and grab a water taxi... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2019
LarrySSeattle
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Seattle
main beach close to everything

Beach is small but enough to get a suntan, on the other side of this is where the fisherman sell... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
castleg85
,
Mexico City, Mexico
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Small stretch of beach located in the middle of downtown Zihuatanejo.
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Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the downtown beach in Zihua. Not a lot of swimming goes on here as there are fishing boats and dingies parked there. But it's a great place to find a restaurant and have a couple of beers as the sun sets. Walk along...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 5Walden
Reviewed 24 January 2019

This is a nice place to go and walk around to see the fishing boats, locals and grab a water taxi to Palya La Gato, There is a nice stroll along the beach. Access to public park and the museum and Museo Arqueologico de la...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LarrySSeattle
Reviewed 28 November 2018

The beach, myeh. The people watching with the pangas and commercial fishermen selling their daily catch, awesome!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FlatlanderUS
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Beach is small but enough to get a suntan, on the other side of this is where the fisherman sell their catch but smell hardly gets to the other good side. Waves are not hard and there are not much people on it

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank castleg85
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Having a beach in what amounts to the downtown area is certainly not a bad thing, but this isn't really a recreational beach. It's not as wide or as deep as other beaches in the area, and while the sand is of good quality, the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mark C
Reviewed 4 March 2018

If your in Zihua you will be walking by this spot Right away no will notice no one in the water This is not a swiming spot There are tons of shops and food Enjoy

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank gerry t
Reviewed 18 February 2018

It might be one of the 'principal' (main) beach area in town, close to the wharf and where all the fishing boats park, but it's not a good place to lay around soaking up the sun or to go swimming. The smell of gasoline put...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Usia2014
Reviewed 12 February 2018

The canal feeds into the bay at the end of the beach. When it rains there is run off going into the canal and then into the Bay. We love sitting at one of the restaurants between the basketball court and the bridge over the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank leftout
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Very saddened by the horrible decline of this once fun golf course. Unfortunately it has fallen into a state that is clear no money is being spent to keep up the course.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This was a nice walk from the bungalow. Lots of people selling things. We did stop for a cup of coffee that was real good.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank margow132
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