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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 1 week ago
Robin D
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Lewis Center, Ohio
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Fresno
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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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Thank Queen J
La Paz, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Thank Robin D
Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Thank PDShack
Mooloolaba, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Thank Harlow1958
San Diego, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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Thank jaxonaah
Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beaches, the sand, the food, the people and the weather , all together makes this a good idea to stop and have fun have a beer and just relax. The water is nice and clean , the food is nice and cheap, the restaurants are always trying to get you in in a very nice way so you might... More 

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Blaine, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took family members to the beach so they could experience what we had done before. We got a palapa at one of the beach bars (note advertised warning of 500 peso minimum to use the palapa and chairs), got into swimwear and got into the water. We knew from our previous visit that if the wind is blowing from the... More 

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Chico, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very popular beach with the locals and understandably so. Long beautiful beach with a view across to Isla Espiritu. Warm to hot days make use of the palapas or shade structures a necessity. Get there early in the day to nab one!

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