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Playa Palancar

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Address: Miles South Of San Miguel 15 | Parque National Palancar, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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+52 1 987 118 5154
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$51.25*
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Private Tour: 5-Hour Cozumel Sightseeing with Private Driver and Tequila Tasting
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$51.25*
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Cozumel Shore Excursion: 5-Hour Sightseeing Tour with Private Driver

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sun0_0seeker

Beautiful beach away from the crowded beaches and the bounce house beaches. We were a group of 10 looking to break away from the cruise ship and crowded beaches, and we found it... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful beach away from the crowded beaches and the bounce house beaches. We were a group of 10 looking to break away from the cruise ship and crowded beaches, and we found it. It was about a 15 minute drive from port but worth it. The cabby's inside the compound charged more than the cabby's on the street, even though... More 

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Tysons Corner, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a nice beach club with no entry fee, clear water, and easy snorkeling. The food and service are pretty good, with your standard Cozumel beach club fare of fish and shrimp prepared several ways, with a selection of beers and cocktails. There were a good number of locals and families here, which is a good sign in my... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were traveling on a cruise and didn't want to spend a fortune on a beach excursion. We caught a taxi in town and he took us this beach. It was $40 each way and we added a tip. Driver insisted on waiting for us for 1.5 hours till we returned so it was a good deal for us. A... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one of my favourite in Mexico. It is really peacefully. There is a nice sand and nice fish you can see in the sea as well. Highly recommend

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Arlington, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

IT is a $25 cab ride, flat rate, from a cruise ship to get here, and this is athe closest free beach to the port. We came here since it is free to enter, and spent our money instead on some drinks as we watched the peacocks roam and the waves roll in. It is a pretty, sandy beach, and... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Cold beer and staff was great. Snorkeling was amazing, the water was so clear. We will be back soon!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this beach!!! It is a little further down the strip in Cozumel, so it isn't nearly as busy as most of the other beaches. It is an ALL SAND beach! Many of the other beaches we've visited in Cozumel (we've been to 6 others) have some rocky areas. This one is all sand, and the water is gorgeous!... More 

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beach was simply beautiful with clear water as seen in the photo. $25 taxi each way for 4 adults from our NCL port. $35-45 massages on the beach, authentic Mexican fare, cocktails, bottled beer and water offered at reasonable pricing. Thatch umbrella covered tables with chairs line the beach to enjoy a relaxing lunch, snack or cocktails. Group snorkeling is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean beach with restaurant and bar access. We rented a scooter to get there. There are different activities to do such swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing or just relaxing. It can be a bit crowded.

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is not very large. There are peacocks everywhere, which was pretty neat. There are plenty of nice large shells, including some conch shells out in the water. The restaurant and bar had very good service. I would recommend this place for somebody on a cruise who doesn't want to pay the high price of the trips that the... More 

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