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Playa Revolcadero

Playa Revolcadero | Frente a Hotel Princess, Acapulco 39696, Mexico
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Ranked #20 of 43 attractions in Acapulco
Type: Beaches
Description: One of Acapulco's best beaches and home to many luxurious hotels.
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London, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We went to Playa Revolcdero for the day. It is so different from the other side of Acapulco( Las Brisas). The waves are amazing and as far you can see it is just this amazing strip of beach and waves. Lovely.

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Toronto, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

If you want a long stroll on the beach this is a great starting point. I think you can walk at least 10 k without interruption along here. Maybe more. I will wear my meter next time to let you know.

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Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews 53 reviews
8 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Always enjoy spending a day here, Swimming can be tough and you should exercise extreme caution. Also beach is hot wear scandels

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Acapulco
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

The sand and beach is great, the undertow quite dangerous, you must take care. No place to park your car. Beach vendors again as in all Acapulco trying to sell you something all the time.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Liked the long wide beach, no one on it during the week, a few people during the weekend. Can't wait to go back!

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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
20 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

Good for surfing, there is some current that may get strong. Very good food. There are a few ways of getting there the main one is from the main road from the airport to Puerto Marquez and turn left on the burguer king.

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

This is by far Acapulco's best place to swim in the ocean if you like waves. If you like a pool-like setting go to the main bay. Nevertheless a nicer development would be welcome, its a great example of the lack of tourism infrastructure in Mexico. Instead of some nice shades installed by the city (even if they were charged)... More

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Milwaukee, WI
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2011

Clear and clean Pacific ocean and white sandy beaches. It is open ocean so it is rougher water than in Acapulco Bay or Puerto Marques.

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Sarasota, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2010

this beach is right across the street from my husband's aunt's beach house. They have great prices for drinks and food, definitely worth the value! For a small price you can sit under a nice palm branch shaded area. Horse rides and boogie boards are for rent if you would like. The only downside (or upside if you like) is... More

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