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Tradicional but very crowded

This beach is most tradicional in the city; clean and calm waters are excellent for kids and older... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Eduardo P
December vacation 2017

I took the bus to Playas Caleta Y Caletilla which is at the end of the bus line. It is a cute... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2017
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Beach along the east coast featuring quiet waves and street vendors.
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Playas Caleta y Caletilla, Acapulco 39390, Mexico
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

This beach is most tradicional in the city; clean and calm waters are excellent for kids and older people; my only recommendation is not to go in weekends because is very crowded. But certainly is must visit if it's your first time in acapulco, from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Eduardo P
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

This beach was very relaxing to us comparing to Cancun. Local were great as well. They way better in Acapulco than in Cancun! If you want experience local beach, go here! And No see weed !

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Denis K
Reviewed November 14, 2018

It has been almost a year in Febuary when the Trip Advisor gang made La Cabaña our get together we had a wonderful and relaxing day!!!!!!!!! would do this one again very soon. Enough said Carmen Fera

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carmen F
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Very crowed, very busy on weekends and does not smell very nice! To many sales people!! Enjoyed the walk on the beach!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank luciacosta58
Reviewed January 11, 2018

We spent a wonderful afternoon at Playa Caleta, a small beach in an older part of Acapulco. It felt very safe and was bustling with activity, full of local families with young kids digging in the sand and splashing around in the calm water. We...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank RKRhodes
Reviewed December 17, 2017

I took the bus to Playas Caleta Y Caletilla which is at the end of the bus line. It is a cute little beach area with many restaurants serving food and drinks. You can sit at the beach and enjoy a meal or a drink....More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank mlove999
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

It's more for locals and it's usually very crowded but it's a pretty old beach with hotel boca chica close

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank TheTouringTony
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely calm and quiet beach mid-week, a very good beach for small children as there are only (usually) gentle waves. There are a number of beachfront restaurants but the best, by a long way, is La Cabaña. This beach should be avoided...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank archibalda
Reviewed March 10, 2017

Went snorkeling out of Caleta and had a great time. When we returned we went to a small beachfront restaurant, I can't remember the name but you can't miss it, for lunch. A friend had the fish fillet in mango sauce. On our trip home...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank tell1er
Reviewed December 16, 2016

I went out here on a day trip, and so glad I did. Take a glass-bottom boat (fondo cristal) ride out into the harbor, 85 pesos, (about $5USD). Lots of neat tropical fish, and people so nice. Rent a beach chair and relax, you're in...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Debratrou B
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