We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tankah Beach

Address: Tankah, Soliman Bay, Mexico
Improve this listing
Attraction details

Hotels near Tankah Beach

Write a Review

14 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Excellent stay on Soliman Bay, with privacy and security at night on the entrance of the road....a beach hut, fresh fish restaurant, under the palms for lunch at the end of the road....snorkeling and kayaking and swimming out in protected sand beach bay....no crowds, no naked people, no bar noise....lovely.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Boston, MA
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We stayed at Blue Sky hotel right on Tankah Bay; our patch was pretty rocky, but we could walk miles in both directions along Tankah and Solimon Bays, totally tranquil, mostly private rental properties, gorgeous and peaceful with various good swimming spots along both bays.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Rafael, California
Top Contributor
187 reviews 187 reviews
62 attraction reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

A wonderful beach that hasn't been ruined by the big all in ones, Tankah is a gem of a beach. Nice white sand, good swimming and a couple of good restaurants and a nice BandB. Stay away from the horrible resorts and come to Tankah. You won't be disappointed.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

If you want a break from the histor, or big town bustle, this is definitely one place to come to. Bring the snorkel and enjoy

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
25 attraction reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

We stayed in a home here and loved the area. The private road access is a plus while the speed bumps are a pain! While the area is very nice with lovely existing homes and many under construction, the beach is very rocky. It makes for nice tide pools for shelling and exploring, but nothing in the way of walking... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Playa del Carmen, México
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

One of the best afternoons I've had was in this beautiful beach, a very lonely one but with a special charm. The beach is connected to the exit of a cenote at Parque Tankah and you can feel the combination with the cold water from the cenote and the warmth from the mexican caribbean sea. Don't hesitate on visiting this... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Sandy part of the beach was fairly narrow around Blue Sky. The beach gives way to a rather jagged rocky shoreline just past the lap of the waves. Not great for bathing or floating...but there are some tropical fish and corals see around the rocks.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vienna, Austria
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
14 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

We have rented a house on Tankah Beach for one week in August. The beach is gorgeous, white sand, palm trees only a few people. And just opposite the Casa Cenote there is a cenote where you can go snorkelling or scuba diving. We really hope to come back one day!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Powell River
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

Right by the Casa Cenote sign there is a cenote in the back that is very cool. Not as many fish as good salt water spots but unique rock formations and fresh water fish. There are few spots to rest as the mangoves go to the edge so you might want a floatation device if you are not a great... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Janesville, Wisconsin
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

We absolutely loved this beach!!! Truly a gem! Watching the turtles come in at night and nest is something you must see!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Tankah Beach also viewed

Akumal, Riviera Maya
Cancun, Quintana Roo

Been to Tankah Beach? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Tankah Beach staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?