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Forum by the Sea

Paseo Kukulcan km. 9.5 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 883 4425
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Mall and surrounding area shops/bars

Tourist trap for sure. The mall is pretty much a ghost town with very basic and pricey souvenir... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
goodriddance82
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Clearfield, Utah
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Souvenir Stop

Forum by the Sea is multi level shopping center in middle of hotel zone. If you are looking for... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Nicholas C
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Shopping mall located in the heart of Cancun's nightlife, it is the only mall with beach access and club.
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good26%
  • Average44%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
12 Mar 2018
“Souvenir Stop”
18 Jan 2018
“Store on second floor has best bargains”
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Paseo Kukulcan km. 9.5 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tourist trap for sure. The mall is pretty much a ghost town with very basic and pricey souvenir shops. My wife said the women's bathroom didn't have a toilet seat or toilet paper. Wow. Outside, Vendors are aggressive and rude. I Was offered cocaine twice...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Forum by the Sea is multi level shopping center in middle of hotel zone. If you are looking for souvenirs then might be worth quick visit. Not lot of shops here, but it is pretty big mall with three floors. Clean place and right in...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for the best deals for souvenirs, go to the store located on the left corner on the second floor. I wished I would've stumbled upon this store first because I spent most of my money at the other store which was much...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We explored the shops and stopped in the Hard Rock for a bit as well as eating at Hooter's. Safe, clean area. We were only here for a few hours as a getaway from our resort in Playa Mujeres. Food at Hooter's as expected with...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The mall was decent. It had some normal stores that sold cheap trinkets that are found in every store in Cancun. It was nice and clean and there were security there. As a tourist, I felt perfectly fine. Hard rock was the same as every...More

Thank ndnsn12221
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Very convenient location in the hotel zone near Coco Bongo. Most notably the Hard Rock Cafe and a few other restaurants are located here along with some shops. It was very crowded at night with people just hanging around.

1  Thank GuitarPlayer2006
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We visited the Forum by the Sea shopping mall on a recent visit to Cancun. The mall has three floors but there was not a lot of shops. There is a large food court, one large restaurant, some small tourist shops, and an interesting shop...More

1  Thank ADolores
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Cancun is nice if you stay at your hotel and just want to go eat somewhere with local fare. The shopping is a joke and over priced. You will have to haggle your way through buying any and everything. It's overwhelming at times when you...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place. Clean with some shopping and restaurant options. Highlight is the beach bar behind the forum. Great view. Food is available and of course drinks. Worth the trip Did i g the day to check out the beach bar.

1  Thank Ray M
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Skip the stores because they all seem to be overpriced. You may notice the shops are empty... well there is a reason for that.

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Ashleigh B
30 March 2017|
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Yes through Hard Rock and Chilis
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