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We were here to board our cruise to isla mujeres and the place looked really happening with lots of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Prathyusha S
Saint Louis, Missouri
Very active!

We took Ultramar from Playa Tortugas and I didn't realize how active this beach was! There was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amanda L
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This beach is lined with open-air cafes, restaurants and bars, making it a perfect place to scope out the crowd.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice beach” (17 reviews)
“bungee jump” (14 reviews)
“public beach” (14 reviews)
Cancun, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here to board our cruise to isla mujeres and the place looked really happening with lots of people and activities around. its a busy place with good food around.

Thank Prathyusha S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took Ultramar from Playa Tortugas and I didn't realize how active this beach was! There was lots of music, vendors, and excursions leaving from this beach and it was fun to walk through it all!!

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While waiting on the vomit comet to Isla, we stopped here for beers. There's a suspect bungee jump that looks very unsafe, but amusing to watch brave souls with enough tequila in their bloodstream to attempt. Watch out for the locals..the last time we were...More

2  Thank ccsreno
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not a touristy quiet beach lol Bring your own lounge chair if you like or you can rent. Got there in the morning and spent ALL DAY! Lots of music and locals. Plenty of beach for swimming. If you have goggles, you can...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stopped here before we went on the pirate ship. such a beautiful beach. It's a quick bus ride and has alot to see and do. There's restaurants as well.

1  Thank GabiMo66
Reviewed 18 May 2017

lot of boats and noises , didn't t feel very good there. the restaurants aren't ok , not good option to swim .

Thank jean_eugenia
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Compared to other mexican caribe beaches does not impress. bars and restaurants not so good. nothing special to do besides getting in a boat and visiting isla mujeres. The only good thing to do here e leaving to Isla Mujeres !

Thank Ricardo Jorge C
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Nice sandy beach with clear blue waters, sean always seems to be calm here Plenty of food and drink outlets to rent sun beds or bring your own and relax

Thank seanhaly
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Nice cha he of pace. Water was very calm and clean. Many options for food and drinks. Was very crowded but at Bar Del Mar there was few people. Bar Del Mar was a highlight. Beach chairs with umbrellas. No cost as long as you...More

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Nice but relatively small beach with beach bars (I paid about €7 for a snack lunch and 2 non-alcoholic drinks and could take one of their sunbeds). Right next to the Isla Mujeres ferry station.

Thank Mannah1_
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If ma coming from downtown Cancun which bus would take ne to playa Tortuga's?
29 June 2016|
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Response from Marleen V | Reviewed this property |
I believe bus 1 and 2 take you very close by