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“beautiful beach”(40 reviews)
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This beach is perfect for snorkeling and diving and features fresh-seafood restaurants.
Huatulco, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can also take a boat around. Service and food was really good. Very friendly people. Would definitely come back.

1  Thank Samantha A G
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

The snorkeling in San Agustín is amazing! Some days there is a current so it’s exhausting. My 8 year did great it just wore her out but the end of the day. But it’s so worth it! There is a ton of coral and beautiful...More

Thank rachelurology
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This is one of the bays that is farther up the coast. We arrived by boat. I believe it is a long drive by land. Because most people arrive by sea we found the location not that crowded. Plenty of restaurants to eat at and...More

Thank Jay H
Reviewed June 29, 2018

This is the biggest beach of huatulco with a lot of places to eat. We loved the beach ate at charlys place it was good food and cheap only catch they don't take credit card and take cash. Use Mexican pesos they take dollars but...More

1  Thank Joselm2002
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

We had a driver with SUV take us out to San Augustin. The dirt road is bumpy , we drove slow and took in the beautiful scenery. The ocean was a little rough this day but we swam and relaxed and had lunch at our...More

1  Thank 607FamilyofFour
Reviewed April 27, 2018

Playa San Augustin is a welcome change to the busy tourist city of Huatulco! It is a quaint fishing community with wonderful restaurants serving freshly caught seafood! Very friendly people, a beautiful beach with great places to snorkel & very low prices!

1  Thank Nathan S
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Our second trip here. We did notice a difference in the coral though from 8 years ago. We noticed a lot of snorklers where very disrespectful of the reef and it is in trouble. We did see some wonderful sea life but it is decline....More

1  Thank chergib
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Tony Lopez and his son Tony Jr, took us on a private boat tour from Barcelo Huatulco up the coast to Play San Augustin and many places in between. We followed a momma humpback whale and her baby for a long time then dove in...More

Thank travelpigletCA
Reviewed March 22, 2018

Beautiful beach and great snorkeling on a shelf reef. Water is very clear with good visibility. Lots of fish to see. Take an underwater camera if you have one. Lots of restaurants along the beach and the beach is long and great for long walks....More

1  Thank timbo
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Relaxing, beautiful bay. GREAT snorkeling too! The road is a little rough, but it was beautiful. Lot's of little restaurants & huts.

1  Thank ChicagoRocky
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July 6, 2018|
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Response from iamnewmanium | Reviewed this property |
Long way from ring road to beach area. I am sure there would be a basic room in the area. One of the restaurants probably has an extra room. If travelling solo, you would need to feel comfortable in such a situation.We used... More
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March 16, 2018|
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Yes mascotas are allowed
March 11, 2018|
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Response from iamnewmanium | Reviewed this property |
We did arrange for taxis to pick us up at 530pm. Not sure about cost to Dreams but we found taxis to be very reasonable. 25 CDN split by 4 persons, each direction. Didn't see a locker. We had a big group so someone was... More