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Rincon de Guayabitos

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Great beach - few people (except on Mexican Holidays)

Guayabitos and nearby towns of La Penita and Los Ayala are one of the best kept secrets in Mexico... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
La Penita de Jaltemba, Mexico
Great sandy beach, great weather

This is a beach that is visited by mexicans for the most part. Not as trendy or developed as Puerto... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Ugo C
Reykjavik, Iceland
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Village to the north of Puerto Vallarta.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“coral island” (2 reviews)

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Guayabitos and nearby towns of La Penita and Los Ayala are one of the best kept secrets in Mexico. Great beaches, good restaurants, low prices, and spectacular weather in December, January, February, March and April. Also, real estate prices are low, low. Pix doesn't do...More

Thank RockyWeston
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is a beach that is visited by mexicans for the most part. Not as trendy or developed as Puerto Vallarta or famous as Sayulita, but it is great. The beach is on a large bay, the sand is soft, the sea is mostly calm....More

Thank Ugo C
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We loved poking around the small town of Guayabitos. The word 'rincon' translated means inside corner. It truely is a quaint corner on the Riviera Nayarit. Lovely sea side setting where locals take out their fishing boats daily and sail out for their catch. There...More

3  Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed 19 March 2017

we spent 16 days at the decameron in feb of 2016. although our stay at the decameron was ok , it`s guayabitos i keep thinking about. there are a ton of places to stay in all price ranges. lots of restaurants that offer cheap meals($20-$30)...More

1  Thank hugh g
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We had a great day exploring the different streets and the beach is flat. Sand for miles but on the weekends it is busy with lots of locals. That's part of the fun for me to people watch. Lots to pick from for cafes to...More

Thank Darlene649
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This quaint, quiet, little gem is situated behind Casa Blanca hotel. They have a fire-oven and make the most delicious pizza! We just had to go back a second time to try the pasta.....and they didn''t disappoint! The pasta was perfectly cooked, the wine was...More

Thank beep93
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I love Guayabitos. The beach is beautiful, in a sheltered bay (Bahia de Jaltemba). There are numerous restaurants, shops, tianguis every week, and really fine folks.

1  Thank June P
Reviewed 15 September 2016

While in Guayabitos and looking to get off the beach and head to short boat ride to another small and very clear water its worth the trip. The boat will transverse the outer bay of Guayabitos and spin a local story of the other surrounding...More

4  Thank NSalsa
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This beach is so nice, Its like a huge swimming pool, water is clean, Very safe for young children. The water is pretty Warm in Summer, you can enjoy hours in it. in Winter the water is still pretty cooler but still warm. You can...More

Thank Cesar S
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Try Freddy Tours in Guayabitos. They have a hotel with a pool an excellent restaurant and they are right on the beach. Best Location Ever.!!!

Thank staylor711
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27 May 2017|
Response from June P | Reviewed this property |
I recommend "Alicia's eco-tours". You can find them on Facebook, or at Alicia's Restaurant on the beach, in Rincon de Guayabitos. Check out their other really great tours. Very reasonable and reliable. Contact them for the... More