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Mar 6, 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

I do not know where to leave my review of the restaurant, so I figured this would be close enough. I don't know anything about the Shark Beach or Ice Bar. As far as I can tell, they are very touristy. I don't know about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Clemsontoby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do not support the horrible and sad conditions of poor shark being held captive in tiny pool for people to pick up out of the water. This is disgusting - if people on the island believe this is deterring tourists from visiting then maybe they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Amy B
Reviewed August 30, 2018

I have just returned from Isla mujeres, there was sharks in a small cage it’sdisgraceful, that these beautiful creatures are kept here for human entertainment, they look so devoid of life, how dare we do that to them, I am ashamed. I never have done...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank Maxine M
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

I have never wrote a review for anything but feel so strongly and disturbed from what I seen at this beach. The scenery is beautiful, the beach, restaurants and bars are great. However, two massive sharks I’ve now found out that the sharks were mother...More

Date of experience: August 2018
6  Thank knoud
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Had too much fun there. Me and my spouse had the beach to ourselves to admire the beautiness of Isla Mujeres. Did not get enough of it so we will be back :)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Abrahm G
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

They are 2 nurse sharks, one male one female, kept in a very small pen on the dock. They are handled by multiple people every day for photographs. They are mollusk eaters so less likely to bite and do damage which I think is how...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank Daryn H
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

I had a great day boat trip to Isla de Mujeries today. But when we disembarked for lunch at the south end of the Island I was upset and saddened to see a lone brown shark in a tiny pen attached to the jetty ....More

Date of experience: March 2018
12  Thank Elainepersell
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Yes this beach is very pretty, apparently they have put some money into this property, I can only give it 3 stars based on our last trip. All that was there was a large building & a few bar/beach waiters/waitresses tiki beach shade & some...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank John L
Reviewed February 26, 2018

We went out for a snorkeling tour and had lunch near the shark pen. There were a couple of men in the pen with the shark holding it up for all too see. The shark looked really sad and unhealthy.

Date of experience: February 2018
5  Thank Cristy S
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

After a great snorkel trip we were brought here for lunch. The food was great tic nik sp? style. Nice set up and bought a beautiful silk cover up. Bathrooms were dirty and grabbed napkins prior to heading in as I was advised by another...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank missypjordan
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Response from J C | Reviewed this property |
They are both offensive, but I wouldn't put them in the same league. I would rather have someone swear at my dog than beat it.
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