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With nothing but coconut trees, beaches and open-air restaurants for 14 km, this is where the locals go to relax.
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Stone Island, Mazatlan, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best day! Ruben was so accommodating. Put out beach chairs, gave us salsas, beer, margaritas. The lunch of white fish delicious. We spent all day using the facilities, swimming, drinking eating and the bill was only $60.00 a highlight of our cruise...More

Thank Jimpate
Reviewed 9 August 2018

A visit to the beach at Stone Island was recommended by the owner of our VRBO. You catch a ferry just a few blocks from Plaza Machado - easy walk- and get a nice ride past where the Cruise ships dock. In minutes you are...More

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

If you love the beach you need to go to:La isla de la piedra;The beach is fantastic and you can find very good local food you can go with tour or your self,very easy to go and very safe!!!

Thank aacostajr9
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We paid $300 pesos per person and there is really nothing to do there that you can not do outside your hotel. It was supposed to be open bar but the drinks had cheap liquor and did not include beer. We bought beer since we...More

Thank maria elena M
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Crossing over is an event that may give you a peek at under water life. Beaches are clean and not too busy. Relax in the shade as you have snacks, drinks served to your chosen respite. Fun to lay back and watch. Great place to...More

Thank Ronald P
Reviewed 9 July 2018

From north of Mazatlan by water taxi or boats. Or by road by the airport. Very open beaches, simple restaurants. Little hotels, very quite low key in the evenings, yes parties in the beach time with sports and dancing. Was many palm trees and village...More

Thank dball
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Stone island has the prettiest beach in all of Mazatlán. The waves here are pretty small, if there are any. This makes great swimming for all ages. I like to get there early between 9:30 and 10 and spend a few hours before it fills...More

1  Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Little tour of the harbor. The beach is nice. Restaurant is family owned for many years. Good food. Great service.

Thank dekendan
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This is a nice calm beach with soft sand, easy waves and plenty of activities and food/drink choices. Very easy to get to using taxis and the ferry. A nice inexpensive day away from the resorts and city.The further down the beach you go the...More

Thank dgadrienne
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This was an excursion we went on while we were on a 7 day cruise. This is not a high end location but our family had a great time exploring this location. The drinks were cold the ceviche was yummy and the banana boat was...More

1  Thank ssilva77
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15 July 2018|
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Response from cc12807 | Reviewed this property |
Stone Island is a beach so there are no specific hours but, of course, daytime would be best. The businesses on the peninsula/island beach open at approx 10 or 11 a.m. and generally close at night. Check on the ferry hours... More
18 December 2017|
Response from Cheryl S | Reviewed this property |
There are some places along the beach you can rent. If you go on VRBO you may find them there. The only downside about staying in this area is to get to the Golden Zone you will have to water taxi every time and then taxi... More
Missy A
12 December 2017|
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Response from El1Lobo | Reviewed this property |
El Cid has Pronatours. You can also take the fancy green bus 11 PESOS [52 cents] to the Ferry and take a water taxi across the marina/docks and you are there. Way cheaper. The tours just do one of the restaurants there and... More