We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Beautiful wide beach

This is a wonderful beach for long walks with views of the ocean and islands off the coast. Great... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Steve S
,
Palm Springs, California, United States
A nice afternoon visit.

Went here for our first afternoon in Mazatlán. Had dinner at the Last Drop and watched the sunset... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
craig t
,
Roseburg, Oregon
Read all 15 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Considered by many to be Mazatlan's best beach.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
24 Jan 2018
“Beautiful wide beach”
25 Jan 2017
“A nice afternoon visit.”
LOCATION
Mazatlan, Mexico
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Mazatlan
ZIPLINE
6 Reviews
from US$85.00
More Info
ATV's
3 Reviews
from US$90.00
More Info
from US$125.00
More Info
from US$30.00
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (15)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 25 January 2018

This is a wonderful beach for long walks with views of the ocean and islands off the coast. Great for swimming, sunbathing or strolling. This is a wonderful place to watch the sunset. Go for a long walk and enjoy being in Mexico.

1  Thank Steve S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Went here for our first afternoon in Mazatlán. Had dinner at the Last Drop and watched the sunset from another little restaurant on the beach. The locals come here. Close to The Last Drop and Mr. Lionso's. Great for sunsets.

Thank craig t
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Took the local bus from the historic district, 10 pesos pp, and just relaxed on the beach under a palapa. The beach is in the golden zone so there are lots of tourist shops and places to eat. We ate at Lucky B's, friendly staff...More

Thank 4hoodz
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Nice beach area, great place to look for shells or just hang out on the beach. You can look and walk in the rock area to find your hidden shell or treasure.

Thank sparrow2027
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 March 2016

one of the best beach areas in Mazatlan for swimming or playing in the water. Some of the other beaches are more rocky.

Thank 4d1n8l
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We went here on an excursion from our cruise ship and went body surfing at the restaurant! We spent hours swimming and it is a gorgeous location. One of the best we have visited as far as relaxing. Food is not great but the coronas...More

1  Thank Christina S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Playa Sabalo is a beach located in Mazatlan city where you can spend some time with your family/friends.

1  Thank Genaro N
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 85 hotels in Mazatlan
Villas Maria Fernanda
4 reviews
1.59 km away
City Express Mazatlan
335 reviews
2.19 km away
El Cid Granada Country Club
855 reviews
2.41 km away
Sleep Inn Mazatlan
21 reviews
2.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
La Hamburgueria
69 reviews
1.45 km away
Mariscos Fabian
10 reviews
.86 km away
Tacos Vaqueros Capiro's
6 reviews
1.22 km away
Urban Taco
7 reviews
1.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Baluarte Bridge
175 reviews
1.33 km away
Deer Island (Isla de Venados)
280 reviews
1.24 km away
Mazagua
95 reviews
2.90 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Playa Sabalo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit