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SUP Lesson in Cabo San Lucas
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SUP Yoga Class at Medano Beach
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Los Cabos Arch and Playa del Amor Tour by Glass-Bottom Kayak
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This beach is famous for its soft white sands and warm, calm waters perfect for swimming and snorkeling.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (205 reviews)
“mango deck” (193 reviews)
“beach vendors” (99 reviews)
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Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 2,874 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a tourist area for sure. Beach access but very busy with vendors which became overwhelming. You can sit in a lounge chair on the beach order food and drinks. Billigans was a fun spot!! Enjoy the beautiful view and the water.

Thank Ann g
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I really wished i choose a place more calmer but medano was the place to go that wasn't far from our hotel. The beach is vicious. It still can be a bit dangerous for people who can't swim as good. There are wayyyt to many...More

Thank RoseDraw
Reviewed 2 days ago

The best thing about this beach is that it is within a water taxi ride or walk from the harbor. It's crowded unless you are with a private resort; vendors all around with stuff to sell and iguanas to touch/photograph. If you are looking for...More

Thank MainelyMartha315
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the few beaches you can actually swim on. We went down there to swim, but was covered with locals. We did not stay. Beaches you can actually swim on are scarce and typically covered with locals..

Thank David N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was beautiful color but water was way to rough to swim we stayed o the beach hoping to be able to swim . Waves were beautiful to watch and listen too ! Had a great beach massage only 20 for over a hour!

Thank jennybenny2595
Reviewed 3 days ago

Friendly, beach is swimmable, Great Food at Mango Deck! Water taxis are available to get to the other side of the Marina, Tours to the Lovers Beach.....Water is beautiful and refreshing

Thank mermaid1951
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Of course you can't come to Cabo and not see Medano Beach! The views are amazing and the people watching can't be beat! The beach is lined with bars and restaurants as well as vendors selling everything touristy you can imagine. The only downside is...More

Thank Phoebe F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Medano beach was not crowded, and the water was very nice. We stayed at Casa Dorada, which ropes off their part of the beach, so that keeps the crowds down and vendors away.

Thank Nate N
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The beach is clean and safe. Water is clean and pristine. We LOVE Cabo! The Mexican people always make us feel welcome!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to Medano Beach with my family and we had a great time! The resort we were staying at had some private space allotted for all of their guests, so we weren't bothered by any of the vendors. This beach is not only beautiful, but...More

Thank Rachell Nicolle G
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Yvette G
How far is Medano Beach from the Marina?
23 May 2017|
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Response from madmeg48 | Reviewed this property |
Literally it starts right around the corner. But the Marina is big so it could take an hour for you to get to the other side.
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Roni L
Last year I visited this beach as my friends were staying at the Dorado resort, but I recall having to go through a locked gate. Are outsiders able to access the beach?
26 April 2017|
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Response from Jackie L | Reviewed this property |
every beach is open to the public. Each has a roped off area specifically for guests but they are diligent in making sure there is no public access to the grounds or pool.
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Tamara L
Is there any place that has lockers so you can lock things up and then go swimming?
14 April 2017|
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Response from Takara1 | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen lockers there. We usually ask people nearby to watch our stuff & offer to do the same for them.
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