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Santa Maria Beach

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Address: Hwy 1 Km 11 | or Hotel Twin Dolphin Parking Area, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
Activities: Snorkeling, Scuba diving
Description: A pristine white sand beach offering spectacular snorkeling.
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Sand is weird!

The sand is pretty but rocky! Had a lot of fun snorkeling there and at the beach :D Got there in Cabo Blue

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Naucalpan, Mexico

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Naucalpan, Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The sand is pretty but rocky! Had a lot of fun snorkeling there and at the beach :D Got there in Cabo Blue

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Roxbury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful crescent beach not to be missed. We rented snorkeling gear and spent the afternoon in the water. The beach was not crowded, but in the afternoon there were some tour boats with paddle boarders and snorkelers that came to the cove. We had a great day.

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Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee
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86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

Beautiful setting, though gets moderately crowded with boats mid-day. We ready to leave anyway, but were happy to go when the "Jungle Cruise" boat of obnoxiouness arrived. Otherwise, the boats arriving/leaving were generally polite with maneuvering and didn't share their "music" with everyone. If you have a car, try arriving early or late to avoid the water-craft. Dirt road to... More 

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Maple Valley, Washington
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

This is a wonderful small bay that is not crowded and has a lot of locals. We went snorkeling there and it was perfect. The cove is really protected from all the waves so it is a good place to go regardless of the weather, ( almost) ALso, if you go invest in frozen peas ( well know fish food)... More 

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Apex, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Easy access to beach parking lot, the beach was nice and clean, very relaxing, there are free Palapas and a lifeguard on duty, there were also a group of men walking around pick up some garbage all day long.

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

It's one of my favorite little beaches where you can still drive your car close to the beach and they do allow dogs. The sand is a little rough but there is usually not a lot pf people like Chileno beach. Bring your own cooler, chairs and umbrella. One strange thing i've never experienced any where is that the fish... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Great snorkeling location. The reef is loaded with colorful fish and the waters in the bay are calm and warm, perfect for snorkeling the afternoon away.

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San Ramon, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Nice beach to snorkel - beautiful waters, quite a few other catamaran's and boats go to this location.

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Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We enjoyed our time at Santa Maria beach. Getting there on the public bus (purple and yellow) was easy. On our second trip to the beach we learned to cross the highway and flag down the same public bus for an easy trip back to Cabo. The beach itself is being enhanced nicely. They have brand new restrooms, showers, and... More 

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Carmichael, California
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We were the only ones on this lovely sand beach and enjoyed our time there. We were able to swim and snorkel and felt very safe. it is a little out of the way, but made for a perfect afternoon.

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Address: Address: Hwy 1 Km 11 | or Hotel Twin Dolphin Parking Area, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas

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