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Address: north end of Isla Mujeres, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Activities: Swimming
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Beautiful Beach!!

Playa Norte is absolutely gorgeous! The water is light green and the sand is white and soft. The ocean is very calm as well...very refreshing to take a dip. It's very popular and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

Playa Norte is absolutely gorgeous! The water is light green and the sand is white and soft. The ocean is very calm as well...very refreshing to take a dip. It's very popular and can get crowded, but it's definitely worth it!

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Mokena, IL
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

This has to be one of the most beautiful beaches I have seen. The sand is perfect with no shells. You can walk out into the crystal water for 100 yards and still only have the water at your knees in some of the areas. Take the time to walk down the beach in both directions. The sand and water... More 

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Burlington Ontario
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

No doubt about it - Playa Norte is a most beautiful beach. The massive sand bar extends 200 yards into the turquoise Carribean. It's perfect for small children. The one down side is that it can be very crowded. This is where beach chairs and umbrellas come in handy, providing space and shade on a hot day. But buyer beware:... More 

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FARGO
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47 reviews 47 reviews
4 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW via mobile

We've been to Isla several times and loved Playa Norte. We would hang out near Chi Chi Charlie's, drink piña colada, and play in the water. After a two year absence we couldn't wait to get back to our favorite beach, but we had a real shock when we saw just how much the beach has changed in that time.... More 

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Cassville, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

Best beach we have ever seen! The sand is white and feels like baby powder. The water is not too cold even in Feb. The colors are out of this world!!!

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Whitby, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

spent and afternoon here and it was amazing. water is fantastic and the are numorous areas to get refreshments.

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Lexington, Missouri
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

Great beach with lots of shaded area.there was food and drink near by. the water was fantastic we spent lots of time on the beach.

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Winnipeg Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

Very nice vista - soft sand, safe - many attractions - some cost $$ like massages, chairs etc. Bring a towel and a bottle of water and enjoy. When you are ready - the town and multiple restaurants and conveniences are steps away.

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Farmington, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Beautiful white soft sand that is so compacted when in the water you don't sink in!! More adult oriented! Crystal blue water!! Enjoyed being on the water for 5 days!! Service was alright have head better in other areas of the world!! The beach is protected on the north side so even on a windy day the water is pretty... More 

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Charlottetown, PEI
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Took ferry from playa mujeres, bought a sweet Mexican blanket and camped out on beach with the kids all morning. Perfect morning! Water is the nicest I've ever swum in.

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