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Love quiet and authentic Acapulco lifestyle

Meet and live first hand the authentic greeting from native Acapulco people. Food and service are... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2017
Karenina H
Alberta, Canada
Great place to relax with a margarita in hand and soft smells of roasting fish wafting by

Barra Vieja is an off-the-beaten-path beach that will get you away from the crowds and the... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2017
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Carretera Barra Vieja, Km 12, Acapulco 39879, Mexico
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

Meet and live first hand the authentic greeting from native Acapulco people. Food and service are great and never had a food problem at any of their restaurants. Also they have palapas and fro the smallest fee you get a long chair to sunbathe. Try...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Karenina H
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Barra Vieja is an off-the-beaten-path beach that will get you away from the crowds and the expensive prices found in Acapulco. Its relaxing and conducive for soft talk, drinks, and great seafood with your friends. The waves are too rough to get into, but you...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank JoseTucson
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Great beaches south of Acapulco Diamanté area. Lots of food choices here. Fresh catch of the day. I highly recommend the red snapper(guachinango). They will prepare everything to your liking. A word of caution here the ocean is open here if you're not a good...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Jweismiller
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice many kilometers long Beach, as you can see in photos. It is quite far from Acapulco (about 45mins drive depending on traffic). It has little food stalls and shacks in high season where you can get a bite.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Vladimir S
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Everything is a catch of the day. I love the taste the rural ambiance and the best food. They mostly don't accept credit card but bringing dollar is acceptable

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Adrian S
Reviewed February 14, 2017

the best place of Acapulco for eating real fish: a whole red snapper just fished , grilled for you on the spot , a dream for fish lovers

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank meggal
Reviewed February 9, 2017

We hired a driver and he recommended this beautiful place about 30 minutes south of Acapulco. Beautiful restaurant with a swimming pool right on the long secluded beach. My husband and I rented a 4 wheeler and rode for what seemed like miles without seeing...More

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank Pauleywog113
Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

Barra vieja is a must when going to Acapulco, it offers a different experience and great food, specially the pescado a la talla, definitely a must try!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank kaarissul
Reviewed January 18, 2017

If you are looking for a piece of paradise in acapulco BARRA VIEJA is the place. We stop at PECOS DEL MAR km 29 is about half an hour from LA ISLA in Acapulco Diamante and the supermarket CHEDRAUI, take a table with hammocs in...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank mendeledk
Reviewed January 11, 2017

We stopped here on a private tour to release baby turtles! It was a beautiful, quiet beach! Seemed like it went on for miles. It would be a great place to spend the day, have lunch or even a drink or 2! I highly recommend...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank amanda5805
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January 19, 2016|
Response from DPNA | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. We didn't do the horses. We did the 4 wheelers.