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Puerto Angelito

Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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Small town featuring fresh seafood restaurants and safe cove swimming.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good28%
  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We drove to the beach from our hotel (about 15-20 minutes from downtown Puerto Escondido). The beach is good for swimming because the waves are not too big. The downside is that there are a lot of boat tours which means the boats take up...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

There are three great beaches near each other here, and this one was pretty much seething with people. Better to go to Playa Carrizalillo instead.

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This small beach is good for swimming and if like seafood there's plenty. If you give spanish a try and ask for any help the locals are more than willing to help you along. You can reach this cove by boat from the main playa...More

Thank landrymissrainl
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Watch out for the boats! But otherwise it is really beautiful beach with crystal clear water. Nice for both swimming and snorkeling

Thank Elin F
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Beach very good restaurant very bad we sit and wait to have drink but take 30 minutes to take our drinks order to have a food 2 hours we love the beach , but that's it .

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We are staying in zicatela but the waves are too strong for swimming so we tried out Angelita. Took a taxi there. There are a few restaurants along the beach. Ours wanted us to spend 400 pesos in order to use their lawn chairs for...More

Thank JenniferF374
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I was drawn to this beach because the waves in zicatela can be intimidating at the least. When I arrived I realized that this looked more like a pool than a beach and it was packed with people. It was difficult to even find a...More

Thank Mikael S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Nice little beach with warm clean water, little restaurants and amazing views. Have a delicious coconut or beer and watch beautiful sunset.

Thank Ridzey
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is a rare beach in Puerto Escondido where the waves are not strong. It is a picturesque cove with gentle water where the locals seem to come to the beach. Power boats pull in and out all the time, but know how to avoid...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This special quaint beach has local families with their palapas serving food and drinks for years. The prices are economical and we always feel welcome. The bay is generally calm so perfect for snorkeling with few surfers. We loved having a swim and cerviche here...More

Thank Regala Z
Nearby Restaurants
El Cafecito
827 reviews
.59 km away
Almoraduz Cocina Mexicana de Autor
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.55 km away
Turtle Bay Restaurant
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.64 km away
El Sultan
243 reviews
.53 km away
Nearby Attractions
Playa Carrizalillo
208 reviews
.48 km away
Playa Marinero
60 reviews
1.06 km away
Puerto Escondido Fishing
40 reviews
1.06 km away
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