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Great spot off the beaten path

We were looking for a nice beach to spend Sunday afternoon. San Miguel's small rolling waves... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mexico City, Mexico
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Absolutely pristine and secluded

We randomly came across this beach on a sporadic drive on the coast. We we blown away by the views... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Abingdon, Maryland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a nice beach to spend Sunday afternoon. San Miguel's small rolling waves, bright blue ocean and tranquility convinced us it was an ideal spot. Less than a dozen tourists or locals accompanied us. A lifeguard kept close watch on swimmers and...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We randomly came across this beach on a sporadic drive on the coast. We we blown away by the views this beach offered along with its powder white beach and crystal clear water. They offered 3 umbrellas which we were lucky to snag one. The...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

I stopped here two times in July, once by myself, and I liked it so much I brought my girlfriend. They do a wonderful job running on Solar power. The beach is amazing and the water is so blue! Really many people head over to...More

1  Thank Ron Y
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We have been here in the past and enjoyed it which s why we stopped again. This visit was disappointing. There was no music this time, the service was mediocre, the food was also mediocre and we just did not enjoy our visit as we...More

Thank Davesmom32
Reviewed June 27, 2018

We stopped at Playa de San Martin at the end of a bike ride while on Cozumel during a recent cruise and as part of the excursion we were given the option of ordering either tacos or fajitas. Both my wife and I ordered the...More

Thank Southernfried4
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Stopped at this beach on a buggy tour. My two teenage sons were standing on a sand bar, my wife and I on the beach. A good four foot wave came rolling in and we could see our kids clear as day right through the...More

Thank Phil A
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This beach of San Martin (Tortuga Camp area) was our first time stopping in all the trips we've made to Cozumel. I wish we would have stopped here before - it was the most beautiful beach area I've encountered on the East side. The sand...More

4  Thank caribbeantravelcielo
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Beach was clean & beyond beautiful. Great picture taking area. Food, drink, restroom & shopping. Recommend this beach for a several hour stay or a shot stop on your Beach Bum excursion.

Thank H328IJfrankp
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We made a stop at Playa de San Martin on while on a private jeep tour the beach and views were beautiful and very scenic. A very good view of the wild side of the island.

1  Thank bbharke
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Stopped here on a outing during a recent cruise stop. Beautiful white sand beach, The red flags were out so we didn't get in the water as the surf was rough. Lifeguard was on duty. We enjoyed the sunshine, and were able to find a...More

1  Thank GeauxGirlGeaux
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March 17, 2018|
Response from Julie A | Reviewed this property |
On motor bike I took me around 30 mins. With its bad great views along the way