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Address: Hwy 1 Km 11 | or Hotel Twin Dolphin Parking Area, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
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A pristine white sand beach offering spectacular snorkeling.

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Beautiful beach - quiet!

We did Medano beach one day and then wanted to try a more quiet beach. This was great! It is a little bit of a walk from the parking lot to beach with chairs, umbrella, etc in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Princeton, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We did Medano beach one day and then wanted to try a more quiet beach. This was great! It is a little bit of a walk from the parking lot to beach with chairs, umbrella, etc in hand - but worth it. The beach was not crowded at all. This appears to be an area that the snorkeling boats come.... More 

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St.Albert AB
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an easy car ride from Cabo San Lucas. Very family friendly with clean wash/change room and paved walkway from parking lot to beach. Snorkelling was great on the right side of the beach. Many tour boats come to snorkel too but tend to be further out

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent location for snorkelling. We went there as a group from Cabo Adventures. Our guide was Pepe. He spoken in English and Spanish very very fast.

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Cameron Park, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Playa Santa Maria is a great place to go snorkeling and hanging out on the beach. Bring your own drinks and shade (no glass). The sand however, is not truly sand, it's more like pebbles, so it's a good idea to wear water shoes if you have tender feet.

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chicago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Bring your own umbrellas and chairs and drinks and snorkel equipment, as there are none provided here. The sand is tiny little pebbles and very hot, but the water is wonderful. Snorkle around the rocks for good views of any number of fish. The downside is that the tourist boats also come here throughout the day and drop of quite... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by today to see this beach. It is gorgeous! Has showers outside and bathrooms! Highly recommend! I would definitely wear water shoes. The beach is made of small stones.

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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach. However there are condos or hotels being built there. This will probably change the natural beauty of this beach as more and more people use it. I hope this doesn't happen, but the places being built look like large capacity lodgings.

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California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great beach experience: few people, public clean beach. Loved it. Recommend everyone to go. Nice nice nice

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Port Orchard, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved snorkeling on this beautiful cove. There is a good variety of fish to be seen. As there is new development being constructed around the cove, they have built new restrooms and outdoor showers, a paved pathway to the beach and parking. Although it was a very SPECIAL place before the development, it is still an enjoyable beach to... More 

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West Jordan, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will need a car, taxi or shuttle to get to this beach. Favorite for locals. Good snorkeling if the water is calm. Stay away from seaweed if present only because I got stung by a jelly fish in June when I was there. If this happens the lifeguard will give you the special solution. When I asked what it... More 

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