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This beach is lined with open-air cafes, restaurants and bars, making it a perfect place to scope out the crowd.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

cozy beach. pretty small . not the finest water but I liked that you could sit on the sand and order both food and drink. other places at the hotel zone is not possible. we only went here once. would definitely go back

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank amastr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They are all public beaches in Mexico. This was next to our hotel. There was a bit if seaweed but they were cleaning it every day and it wasn't in the water. The ferry for isla mujeres goes from here. It's worth a visit but...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank karenpj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Playa Tortugas was one of the most attractive beaches that I explored on this stretch of coastline in the State of Quintana Roo. The sand was ultra-soft, the water a translucent shade of aquamarine and the conditions balmy and softly seductive. We whiled away a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Perry B
Reviewed 23 May 2019

Great stroll along the beach on the north side of the Hotel Zone. Walk from there along the beach heading east. Beautiful sand. Calm waters. Actually some very good snorkeling just from the beach. Very few people. Playa Tortugas itself is a ferry stop. There...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 18 May 2019

Nice beach, good food. it has a parking lot and bus transportation to this point. It was nice swimming here and the shore is clean of sargazo

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank diegoperez77
Reviewed 1 April 2019

Playa Tortuga is a must stop. Not only does it have the shuttle to Isla Mujeres, it's the launching point for the Sun Cruise Island tour which is also one of my favorite things to do (Shout out to Carlos that works on the island!)....More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Jeanine_RR
Reviewed 6 March 2019 via mobile

Very nice beach. It’s a public beach. Very refreshing to see the local people enjoying the beach too. Hardly any waves and water is cool. Perfect on hot days. Spent most of my time at the Tortugas Beach Mexican restaurant. The best ceviche I’ve ever...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank rudarama
Reviewed 1 March 2019 via mobile

It's a nice beach with calm and clear water, fine sand and nice view; however it is small and packed of people, you can see a lot of garbage in the sand and it smell like beer because the 2 bars at the entrance. I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank dmgarz0n
Reviewed 8 February 2019

This is one of the nicest beach in Cancun. The sand is very fine and water warm. Algues were noticed but not in large quantities. A lot of vendors who will follow you even after saying no many times.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Lafdan2014
Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

Took the bus to the beach after lunch and found it pleasant. Water not clear, drops off quickly, sand was soft and beige, beach vendors present to buy snacks from. There were also vendors nearby for souvenirs, etc., and tour guide companies. Not a lot...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Sylvia M
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Not on the beach, try downtown for breakfast..
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