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.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!
15% OFF THINGS TO DO when you spend $250+. Use code AUGUST15 on tours & activities
i

Playa Los Cerritos

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Todos Santos, Mexico
Website
Description:

Secluded, crescent-shaped beach great for surfing and swimming.

Book In Advance
More Info
$189*
and up
La Paz Whale Shark Snorkeling Tour and Lunch From Los Cabos

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 361 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 146
    Excellent
  • 86
    Very good
  • 31
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Surfing lessons, first time surfer

Great place for learning to surf in the summer. Nice waves not to crowded and everyone was relaxed. There is a place to park for free at the very end of the drive... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
MB2Smith
,
NA
Add Photo Write a Review

361 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 274: English reviews
NA
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place for learning to surf in the summer. Nice waves not to crowded and everyone was relaxed. There is a place to park for free at the very end of the drive in...apparently the new Beach Club owners are not well liked by the locals...I was there with a local from the hotel I was staying in Todos Santos.

Helpful?
Thank MB2Smith
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Level Contributor
112 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Huge waves were crashing in when I was there and many surfers were taking advantage of them. The beach itself was not that beautiful, but the views of the Pacific made up for the beach.

Helpful?
Thank Sandy H
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Very peaceful, you can be there for fun, family, friends or couple. You can surf or swim or just relax, great view of the Mexican beach.

Helpful?
Thank Sil R
Ann Arbor
Level Contributor
138 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very famous beach that was perfect for the kind of water play my family enjoys. There's not many beaches along this strip of the coast that are safe for swimming so this is a popular place. We went 4 times in the two weeks we were in Todos Santos. What I appreciated was that the beach has... More 

Helpful?
Thank A2Steph
Level Contributor
69 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach was absolutely awesome. The waves were just right to swim or to surf or body board. My wife had so much fun body boarding. Our chihuahua got to experience the sand and ocean for the first time and he had the time of his life. It was so great. Our hotel was right outside the beach. Two minute... More 

Helpful?
Thank Amber L
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice family friendly beach. Sand bottom. Good for bogey boarding and average but fun surf. Expensive and every time we went we were charged for something different like parking.

Helpful?
Thank Jeff C
Todos Santos, Mexico
Level Contributor
17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I first camped on Cerritos Beach back in 2004 there was nothing there. Nada. Now there are boutique hotels, restaurants and bars, surf schools and even a timeshare. But the beach still goes on forever. By US standards it is uncrossed. The surfing is great, boogie boarding awesome and your can swim in it. The pale blue water is... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ann H
Boise, Idaho, United States
Level Contributor
69 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We love Cerritos but ever since they have implemented all of these american rules you would expect at a beach club, it's not a place you go to relax. So many people flock there to let their kids in teh water for the first time, but if you want a private hangout, you just keep going til you get to... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Cheri Z
Perris
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

It's a great looking beach , nice blue waters, you can get some service like massage maybe drinks , but their is no shade at all , that's I'm with 3 stars bring your unbralla it's a must , we didn't stay long , we did pick up our staff and left the ocean was too rough and went to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Doug F
Mexico City, Mexico
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Massages, ceviche, beers, boogie boards, surf classes... Incredible place! A bit over priced specially considering it's the only place around ... That's a bit abusive but there's no better plan for the day.

Helpful?
Thank DSOLISN

Travelers who viewed Playa Los Cerritos also viewed

Todos Santos, Baja California Sur
Todos Santos, Baja California Sur
 
Todos Santos, Baja California Sur
 

Been to Playa Los Cerritos? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Playa Los Cerritos and other visitors
7 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (7)

Questions? Get answers from Playa Los Cerritos 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?