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Mahahual Beach

Mahahual, Mexico
+52 1 983 733 6068
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Can't wait to go back!

I actually visited 3/2017, but the application wouldn't let me put that. I loved this place. Will... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
skincaremonkey
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Relaxing low key visit

We loved visiting the boardwalk while our cruise ship docked at port. We caught the tram that is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tara L
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Coldwater, Michigan
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (53 reviews)
“cruise port” (45 reviews)
“palm trees” (20 reviews)
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Mahahual, Mexico
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"no gracias"
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"tables and chairs"
in 7 reviews
"street vendors"
in 8 reviews
"white sand"
in 11 reviews
"playa del carmen"
in 12 reviews
"costa maya"
in 45 reviews
"clear water"
in 11 reviews
"golf cart"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I actually visited 3/2017, but the application wouldn't let me put that. I loved this place. Will definitely visit again. Soon, in fact. I LOVE MEXICO!!! I think some of the negative reviewers, clearly haven't visited different beaches around the world and suffer from "Negative...More

Thank skincaremonkey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved visiting the boardwalk while our cruise ship docked at port. We caught the tram that is located outside the port gates. It is $3 per person then you have to take a taxi back that I think is a flat rate of $8...More

4  Thank Tara L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took an excursion from our ship to this beach, The tour group, through United Cruises/shore excursions was located just outside of the port, and they shuttled us to this area. We were assigned an attendant who got us set up with chairs/umbrellas on the...More

Thank TravelinLB
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the port stops from our NCL cruise. Port area is nice and clean. Has a Starbucks in the middle of the port center. Took the $4 pp “shuttle” to mahahual public beach. Shuttle is a makeshift cargo bed with benches pulled by pick-up....More

Thank Tracey n
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little town is located a short ride from Costa Maya - a cruise ship destination but strangely it is relatively untouched. Huge boardwalk fronting the beach making it easy for people to walk and the vendors to sell you something. The beach is clean...More

Thank Gordon T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are not off the cruise ship ask for the spanish menu if you take a sunbed or table on the beach as it is marked 50% cheaper than the american dollar menu that hike up prices for the overly rich day trippers. Some...More

1  Thank monkey-face-mouse
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent the day here with some friends and had the best day ever! The beach itself is spectacular. Beautiful turquoise water that's the perfect temp. The beach itself is very natural. Sand, rocks, coral, sea grass, and lots of sunshine. Lots to do here as...More

1  Thank FlaHarlock
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a good day, booked through ShoreExcursioneer, paid for package that included food and beverage, even though we don't drink we had virgin frozen drinks etc, food was ok, Took shuttle from the cruise dock for $6 for my wife and I, but had to...More

Thank randy s
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the perfect day here!! Best massage of my life for only $20!! We felt like we were the only ones at this beach even though there were other people...it was crowded without the feeling of it! Can’t wait to go back

1  Thank Alexis K
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Could be a very nice beach but it is full of chairs and tables owned by the restaurants on the other side of the malecon. You can find a spot on the sand for your stuff and swim. They do a good job cleaning up...More

Thank Schmidtfam4
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Ina K
11 March 2018|
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Response from Johnny C | Reviewed this property |
I would not pay 70.00 Taxis are cheap and if you eat or drink there are plenty of beach bars with ChRis and shade right on the beach.
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alanaseeley316
17 January 2018|
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Response from sbkraus65 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know. I didn’t go swimming. Advise buying something at a dive shop which is wearable and waterproof to keep your valuables. Enjoy, Steve
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Grace M
8 January 2018|
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Response from Tina B | Reviewed this property |
We booked at Yaya and Pitaya, two different locations that are both very good, good service, good food, drinks, clean bathrooms and honest billing, be very careful about the billing, there are places that will sound cheap... More
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