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Public beach

A 30 min. -ish walk from Cancùn city. The beach is public but I found it hard to see how far you... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
TanjaKJ
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Aalborg, Denmark
via mobile
Walk to Beach from Downtown Cancun

Playa Las Perlas is a pleasant walk along Kukulcan Boulevard from downtown Cancun. Local families... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
WorldTraveler9
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California, Maryland
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This beautiful beach has some of the safest waters in the region for swimming.
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good46%
  • Average22%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible3%
4 Mar 2017
“Walk to Beach from Downtown Cancun”
6 Apr 2017
“Public beach”
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Cancun, Mexico
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

A 30 min. -ish walk from Cancùn city. The beach is public but I found it hard to see how far you were allowed to walk down the beach. Furthermore, there were no shops or places to buy either water or food. In general not...More

Thank TanjaKJ
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Playa Las Perlas is a pleasant walk along Kukulcan Boulevard from downtown Cancun. Local families enjoy the white sand, gentle waves, shallow water, and good snorkeling.

1  Thank WorldTraveler9
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I came to Las Perlas beach early to watch the sunrise. When I got there, there was only one other person there. Yes, the beach is tiny, but if you're staying in Centro Cancun (the city, not the Hotel Zone), you can't beat it for...More

Thank 394christopherd
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beach, but dangerous waves an undertow. Went there with friends and 2 if them had 2 get pulled out by lifeguards because the waves were so crazy. We then moved over to a different part that was more calm but then it was extremely...More

Thank justina h
Reviewed 30 December 2015

The closest to the city center small beach with parking lot, shadow, WC and shower, but sea is not very good.

Thank Sergiy B
Reviewed 13 December 2015

this beach had one of the mot calm water, the children can swin like kid pool, is very popular from the locals , many families there, is small place no area just the sand to relax in the arena, but is very fantastic if you...More

2  Thank juan i
Reviewed 23 October 2015

this not the most fancy beach in cancun , but we love it is a perfect place to relax , in order that there not many people ,and have all the facilities , showers , rest rooms and little "palapas" everywhere, we highly recommend to...More

Thank Cyndi T
Reviewed 10 August 2015

The beach is small but has several free amenities like showers, bathroom and shade. The water is not as clean as you would expect in Cancun due to the seaweed this time of year. The grassy bottom also adds to the color of the ocean...More

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Don't expect a day at the at the Palace. Location is the best thing going for it but too outdated and is in need of a face lift.

Thank miller-light-8
Reviewed 11 March 2015

I loved this "locals" beach. It's not big but the calm waters are exactly what we were looking for. The beach has parking and small palapas for your belongings. There is a life guard as well as security monitoring the area. Take your food and...More

2  Thank ESTELA E
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