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“No crowds!!”

Playa de San Martin
Ranked #20 of 167 things to do in Cozumel
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

We visited as part of a personal tour we booked for 8 of us. Sand and water are great although the sea was a bit rough and I think its this way most of the time. Its a public beach and no crowds even on Friday. No real amenities so you have to bring your own chairs, towels etc. There is a grille, bar and gift shop across the street you can go too but i did not visit as we were there just a short time at the end of our day. Next time in Cozumel I plan on spending a few hours there. It is on the other side of the island and no electricity etc.

Thank Thomas L
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"beautiful beach"
in 17 reviews
"body surfing"
in 5 reviews
"big waves"
in 5 reviews
"rip currents"
in 3 reviews
"lifeguard station"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful water"
in 4 reviews
"soft sand"
in 2 reviews
"beach bum"
in 2 reviews
"strong currents"
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"recent cruise"
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"tacos"
in 3 reviews
"service was great"
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"private jeep tour"
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"gift shop"
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"beach chairs"
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"punta sur"
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"undeveloped"
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Big beach, not too busy even on a sunday, great for playing in the waves, perfect fine soft sand for barefoot jogging

Thank Nimbin59
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

We were on a cruise and had done most of the tourist excursions in Cozumel before, so we rented a jeep and drove to the windy side of the island. Very nice beach with surf strong enough for body surfing. We ate lunch at the restaurant across the street and the food was really good. They even had WiFi which made our kids happy !!! The waves were fun for our family but we have teenagers, if you have young kids the waves would be too much for them on this side of the island. The beach was not crowded at all and there was a lifeguard on duty. On the way back to the ship we stopped along the way at several places and took some great pictures. Was a great day in Cozumel.

Thank Sam C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Taking a driving tour around the island we stopped at this beach where there was good parking. There were restaurants and tourist shops across the street from the beach. The beach had nice sand with locals and tourists enjoying the sun, sand, and waves. The water is really a beautiful blue. There was a lifeguard station too.

Thank Don P
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Beautiful powder beach to take a break during a tour around the island. The waves are big so not suitable for kids swimming

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