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Playa Las Gatas

Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It cost 50 pesos to go from the pier at the end of Zihua to this beach.... make sure you bring your water shoes, this beach is NOT sand. ( I did not =( . We went all the way to the end with endless...More

Thank Margo W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a day trip to Zihuatanejo from Ixtapa. Nice lunch and swim at the beach. Great food at Coc Loco. Worth the ride from Ixtapa.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy beach filled with local and tourists. Restaurants galore. Lots of water sports activities. Plenty of snorkel rentals. We tried snorkel, water was wild and not a lot of things to see underwater.

1  Thank JhetvanRuyven
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the day at Otilia's and Franco took good care of us! Good food and Franco had a special vegetarian meal made for me served in a grilled pineapple. Hooked my husband up with local cigars too! Look for the red umbrellas at almost the...More

Thank LMc65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beach and the food is wonderful at Las Gatos, you have to visit this beach just once to get the full effect of Zihuatanejo!!!!

1  Thank 259michelee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach, but extremely busy. White sand with clear blue water. Not much to do besides snorkel or swim. Restaurants are fairly expensive. Water taxi is fun and cheap though! 50 pesos

Thank cherry251
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best snorkeling beach in zihua! You can go see the Rey de Reyes the underwater statue! There is lots of great service up and down the beach! Only way to get to las gatas is by boat taxi though which is a small fair fee,...More

1  Thank Shara M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

good place to go over for lunch - rocky walk but doable. swimming over a good way to get there. rather crowded and it's a small place but worth visiting

Thank univscibks
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Great place to snorkel. No need to book an excursion or have them do a tour for you...they will offer at the beach. Took a water taxi from Zihuat. 100 pesos for two...plus the inevitable tips. Rented the snorkel gear....another 100 pesos and went out...More

Thank Curtis L
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Playa Las Gatas is a not to miss desitination for us when we visit Zihuatanejo. It's a 15 minute walk from the resorts on Playa La Ropa, or a five minute boat ride. The beach is sponsored by a collection of restaurants that have beach...More

1  Thank Xmjackson
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Angel B
Se puede acampar en playa las gatas ?
27 December 2016|
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Bonnie P
Are there lockers to keep valuables while snorkeling?
25 February 2015|
Response from Rodrigo C | Reviewed this property |
No, you leave things ok your chair.
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Thinking of spending some time at Grand Palladium Vallarta in late January. Is there good snorkelling close to resort? Hope to see you soon!
7 February 2015|
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