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Address: , San Blas, Mexico
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Activities: Dining, Picnicking
Description: Beach on Matanchen Bay.

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Ramadas away from the hustle bustle

Nice swimming spots, surfers love this place. The food and drink is good at any of the various ramadas (if someone is around)...it's a great little spot...check with Juan Bananas... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

This beach is an excellent place for kids, the waves are little and the water is peacefully. There are a lot of restaurants to choose from and some of them have restroom.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

We came here a few years back, out of season... it was absolutely delightful and unspoilt as could be. A slice of paradise. A glimpse of heaven!!!

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vashon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

excellent totally calm water and lovely beach with many palapa restaurants, each one sending forth energetic emissaries to make sure you park at THEIR restaurant. It's palapa-covered parking, so the car stays a little cooler for the ride home. Lovely shrimp and guacamole and cervezas of course. Be sure you have small denominations of pesos. We found that was the... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

If you are looking for a nice place to spend an afternoon and want to play in the water this is a great spot. It's a nice big bay with calm, clear water. It is a very shallow entry and great for kids. There are restaurants with food and drinks.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Worth a visit for sure. Just make sure you have transport - our taxi didn't show up at 4:00pm so we walked to town.

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Northern Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Nice swimming spots, surfers love this place. The food and drink is good at any of the various ramadas (if someone is around)...it's a great little spot...check with Juan Bananas if you'd like surf lessons.

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Berkeley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

San Blas is a fishing town and this is a good place to taste the local catch. I highly recommend the shrimp with garlic.

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San Blas, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

The bay is so protected that it looks like an inland lake. Swing from a hammock as the tide tip toes in under you. The area is buggy at times, so be prepared.

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