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Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach)

Highway 1 Km 24, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
+52 1 624 358 3333
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Beautiful white sand beach with calm, sheltered waters perfect for diving and snorkeling.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (27 reviews)
“public beach” (9 reviews)
“parrilla” (35 reviews)
Highway 1 Km 24, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
+52 1 624 358 3333

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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Just a really safe beach to swim at, with no hassle or hassle from vendors. It's a bit out of the way, easy to get to though if you have a car. Palmilla is a great place if you like the life style of the...More

Thank robert h
Reviewed 10 January 2017

this is a well maintained busy beach just outside of san jose. lots of families. no services or amenities. also no beach peddlers. great snorkelling.

1  Thank Myfanwy C
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Beautiful beach. Out houses are very dirty and a walk. No place to eat or drink on the beach. Take your own cooler for drinks and bring your own food and snacks. You can rent lounge chairs paddle boards and kayaks which was fun. We...More

2  Thank salude
Reviewed 7 January 2017

accessible public parking. cheap snorkel to rent, we snorkeled out to the rocks and saw a pretty wide variety of fish. though we were told it is better at Santa Maria

1  Thank rosar779
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach! Felt very safe. Paid $20 for an umbrella for all day and a paddle board for an hour. They gutted freshly caught fish right there on the beach, which was fun to watch (especially once the pelicans lined up for scraps!). Water felt...More

2  Thank Hammer5505
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Horrible trip! Do not waste your $$ Go to Medano Beach and take a water taxi. Cheaper. Long boat ride to the arch. They promised us snorkeling after and it was so crowded. The sea was rough and cloudy and no step ladders or life...More

Thank inapoli
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is the start of the beach "Corridor", which goes all the way to Cabo San Lucas. The beach is gorgeous but some places are a bit rocky.

Thank Kyung Y
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Visited this beach the first week in December. It wasnt crowed and very clean. Felt completely safe and relaxed

Thank lori g
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Had a great time. Good snorkeling. The locals were very friendly. Lots of beautiful amazing fish and great scenery.

Thank Wildlyfastwill
Reviewed 4 December 2016

It was very nice good place to o and relax. It had great view I recommend to go there. I went on the banana ride and it was a lot of fun

Thank banuelosaraceli35
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8 August 2017|
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Response from FrasierC |
From a news report: A shooting at a popular beach in Mexico killed three people and wounded two others Sunday. Gunmen opened fire on a group of people at the entrance to Playa Palmilla in Los Cabos. Police evacuated the... More
29 July 2017|
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Response from indigokat | Reviewed this property |
No, but there fishermen and vendors renting chairs/umbrellas so it's not like it's a deserted beach and if you got into trouble there would be no one to yell to but there was no formal lifeguards that I recall.
27 April 2017|
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Response from indigokat | Reviewed this property |
You park right at the beach and it was free.