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Playa El Tecolote (Tecolote Beach)

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Address: Km 7.5 Al Noroeaste de Pichilingue, La Paz 23000, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 612 122 8885
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In the owl beach club we have restored services, tours and aquatic...

In the owl beach club we have restored services, tours and aquatic equipment rental bikes, kayak banana among others.owl beach is the main beach of peace bcsmost requested activity is the tour to Isla Espiritu Santo.

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Good beach!

This beach was very peaceful especially compared to Balandra which is right down the road. The only problem with Tecolote is that the sand is rocky and hard to walk on. We needed... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2016
Robin D
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Lewis Center, Ohio
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the beaches nearby La Paz Baja California, Mexico. Woonderful place, close to the city. Amazing sand's and water colors. Veeeery clean. Not deep when you step into the water, so comfortable to be with kids. Some cafes and sea sport activities are available for rent. No sunbed, take your own, and umbrella too. Good spot for picnic or... More 

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Cali, Colombia
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The beach and water are amazing. It was very peaceful while we were there. The restaurants are nice, and the people laid back. I actually had my license and credit cards fall out onto the beach. I realised when we were back in La Paz. We raced back, and one of the fishermen there had found them and put them... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If weather conditions allow, take your day to enjoy the beach with restaurant facilities and - overall - to start your amazing trip to Espiritu Santo island

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Fresno
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Nice beach. The water isn't green and clear like Balandra Bay, but it is clean and has some amenities, such as restrooms, restaurants, and beach/water equipment rental, such as kayaks, paddleboards, umbrellas, palapas, etc. This beach is more equipped for a relaxing day. You can catch the colectivo van over from Balandra Beach. It's a 7 minute drive away. Get... More 

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La Paz, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Playa Tecolote is a great beach for snorkeling, jet skiing and just playing in the water! The Tecolote Restaurant has great fresh sea food of all kinds,

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Lewis Center, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This beach was very peaceful especially compared to Balandra which is right down the road. The only problem with Tecolote is that the sand is rocky and hard to walk on. We needed chairs (thankfully we had some) to sit on. There are little shade huts and that was nice plus it kept people a little bit separated. The water... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We spent a few hours on this beach before heading to Balandra. Several restaurant/bars and rental facilities with activities. We had our best meal of our entire time in the La Paz area at the large restaurant with the high palapa roof, I believe it was called Tecolote Beach Club, but the roof description can't be confused with any of... More 

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Mooloolaba, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Little beach bars on an amazing stretch of coastline was one of the highlights of our trip. From the moment we arrived till we left the fun & laughs kept coming. Beware though the margarittas pack a punch & they are huge. The friendliness of the locals is second to none.

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San Diego, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing day at Playa El Tecolote! Great food, jet ski, and relaxation in water as clear and beautiful as any Caribbean beach! You won't be sorry. Eat at the Blue Palapa. We had delicious stuffed clams and fish tacos with cerveza. Nice little Saturday.

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Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

this beach seemed windier than average, but it's a good beach to check out if you are in La Paz and want access to food/drink. I think Balandra and the adjacent beaches are a bit nicer, but Tecolote has a couple small bars and restaurants. There is a shuttle between the two beaches and La Paz, and you can also... More 

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