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Playa Corona/Corona Beach Club

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Zona Hotelera Sur Costera Sur Highway Km 8.5, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 574 0723
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Quiet, old time Cozumel , nice snorkeling

This was the only beach I could find in Cozumel that did not blast annoying dance music. The... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
RagdollCat200
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New York City, New York
Friendly staff. Average food, dissapointing snorkeling

The setting here is beautiful and the staff was friendly. We'd read that shore snorkeling was good... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
RikkenH
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North Fork, California
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Soak up some rays at this beautiful white sand beach, featuring an outdoor cafe, workout equipment and relatively calm water for swimming and snorkeling.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Zona Hotelera Sur Costera Sur Highway Km 8.5, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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+52 987 574 0723
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

This was the only beach I could find in Cozumel that did not blast annoying dance music. The entrance fee was $5 US dollar. The facilities - bathroom and outdoor showeres, chairs and umbrellas are dated, and it is not for people who look for...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2018

The setting here is beautiful and the staff was friendly. We'd read that shore snorkeling was good at this location, but we were disappointed compared to the Money Bar further North. My son enjoyed his fish tacos very much, my beef tacos were overcooked and...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We began stopping here to snorkel approximately 5 years ago. We used to go to planacar near end of Cozumel. BUT now the cruise ships head there EVERYDAY. NO. So we began to hit playa corona. This is a simple beach bar and grill. Rent...More

1  Thank Debra R
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

We each paid $10 to spend the day. That covered the first $10 of food or drink plus hammocks, table and chairs or lounges. It was not crowded on the Sunday we were there. Beach was beautiful. Food and drinks good. Service good.

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

It is kinda trashy and the food is not that good but the snorkeling is amazing. They also have a volleyball net where you can bring your own ball and play.

Thank Katherine R
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

This beach club is not fancy or new. However, the snorkeling along the shore is excellent. Expect to be charged a 100 peso per person facility fee, which is well worth it. Their food and drink minimum purchase policy is confusing and seems to be...More

3  Thank Paul S
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

Our family has been coming to Cozumel for twenty years. We first learned of Corona Beach when we stayed on the island for a week many years ago. Now, when we return on cruise ships, we get a taxi to take us to Corona Beach...More

4  Thank MarbleFallsTXLady
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Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Reviews of this place were good so we decided go snorkel and have a few drinks. The winds were pretty high that day so it was kinda slow. Only a few people there. We walked toward one side of the beach area and sat down...More

6  Thank 00seva00
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Corona Beach Club was an easy stop with full-service refreshments and drinks steps away from snorkeling. Bring your own gear or rent, walk into the water, and snorkel your brains out! The tide was a little strong pushing us but we saw beautiful fish and...More

2  Thank RGH
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

My boyfriend and I stopped here on our way back to our hotel. We wanted somewhere to eat and snorkel. It took a while for our waiter to ask us what we wanted to eat but once we ordered the food came fast. I had...More

Thank Alissa D
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likeb66
May 13, 2018|
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Response from Debra R | Reviewed this property |
Playa corona is on the island of Cozumel. You can direct into Cozumel. Or fly into Cancun. Get transport the Cozumel ferry in plays del Carmen and ferry across to Cozumel.
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Dominique O
October 3, 2017|
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Response from Kmartin1260 | Reviewed this property |
Corona beach is privately own so yes u might want to pack ur own.
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Michele L
September 12, 2017|
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Response from Pablo S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it sure is! You will enjoy this place because it's not so touristy. My wife and I love the place. Food good, pricing reasonable. Waiters very courteous, and friendly.
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