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Lovely experience and service. Returning at this place will be worthy. The atmosphere is tremendous and amazing. loved it

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Northeastern Ontario, Canada
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Northeastern Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Lovely experience and service. Returning at this place will be worthy. The atmosphere is tremendous and amazing. loved it

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san diego, ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

Beautiful area. Turtles galore. Actually saw huge turtles come in to lay their eggs at about 9 pm. It was a great experience for my granddaughter (9 yrs).

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Thrapston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Just got to go do it.....very easy to hire snorkelling equipment. $15 dollars for full gear. Really no need for a guide as you can spend as much time as you need on your own. Turtles are easy to find ( just head to where the people are). Fantastic place. Don't miss it.

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Burlington, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Maybe we just had bad luck, but it was a pain in the butt to get there on foot from Akumal Beach Resort (we did not stick to the street like we should have) and once we got there it was very shallow water and rocks. We only spent about 15 minutes snorkelling because I kept crashing into reef and... More 

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East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We visited this beach 3 years ago and loved it so much that we wanted to return back on this trip. Well what a waste of taxi fare to get us there, beach was full of seaweed, no attempts had been made to clear it up and there was months worth of it, it was so smelly as well. Our... More 

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Lakewood, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

I'm staying right on HMB, and the Sagassum is definitely overtaking the shoreline. However, I have had a problem with any strong odors. It's more of a nuisance than anything. Kids will freak out. I snorkeled just fine, but I did notice that all of the kids were at the pool. If you are looking for pristine clear waters, this... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Half Moon Bay is in a perfect location to experience the fish of Yal Ku lagoon just to the north, the turtles of Akumal Bay to the south, or the extraordinary coral reef of the bay itself. The current problem as of 8-5-15 is the gross amounts of sargassum (sea weed) that is washing ashore. The coast line is covering... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Just returned from two weeks in Akumal. We originally booked with Loco Gringo to stay in Playa Caribe condos right in the middle of Half Moon Bay. We arrived and the condos were beautiful and just what we had searched for in our scouting this trip. Unfortunately as soon as we opened the car door at the condo the most... More 

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colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I've stayed on Half Moon day for the 2nd year this year and just love it. It's away from crowded Akumal and there are so many places to just sit and watch the people and the bay. I saw a few turtles surface this year for air. It's also nice to go see how many turtle nests there are. There... More 

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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I stayed at La Bahia while here. Nice quiet bay with good snorkeling. Its a bit rocky so wear water shoes. Have seen turtles rays and many different fish. Its a bit rough on windy days i would wear a snorkel vest. A good place for R & R since there are only condos and no resorts on the bay.... More 

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