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This was beautiful spot

Found it while exploring on the last day and think this is where we will go next time we come... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Josh S
Northeast Kingdom, Vermont
Beautiful sun and moon rising

Marginal roads but great views. Drinks and company good all around. Not a great beach, but 4... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana
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Cholla Bay, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Found it while exploring on the last day and think this is where we will go next time we come. Cleaner community and less pushy vendors.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Josh S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean beach, lots of shells and Sea Glass, we've watched Dolphins, flying fish, Osprey, Pelicans, Gulls, Sandpipers, Cormerans, kayakers, Pongas and snorklers... It's a great place for families, romantic sunsets, a walk on the beach and exploring tide pools when the tide is low. Bring...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting little community. The view of the bay was great until the tide went out. Used that time to find shells.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Marginal roads but great views. Drinks and company good all around. Not a great beach, but 4 wheelers and zip line are lots of fun.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jdwhite9
Reviewed November 6, 2018

we love Cholla Bay its always a balst and its nice not to have to be stuck in all the craziness of RP but that we can got to town in only 10 mins is the best!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank azbullrider
Reviewed October 3, 2018

drive to J J's and park, have lunch and go shell hunting and beach combing, walk around the point, at low tide you can almost walk across the bay

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Definitely our preferred place to hang out. Plenty of places to eat, drink, entertainment, and beautiful views. It's a little expensive to be honest, and don't eat ice remember that, we were sick for days!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mark N
Reviewed August 27, 2018

JJ's is a must if you want a taste of what it was like in the 70's. Friday & Saturday nights are the best. Great view to have a taco and margarita ocean side.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

Drove here from town not expecting to find anything spectacular and we sure didn't! There is not a decent beach here so I don't get the attraction.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tutana
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The water is warm and clean. Excellent for small children. My grandkids had a blast. This was the first time my 4 yr old and 6 yr old grandkids had seen the ocean and they enjoyed the sunny beach.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maria D
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Lewis J
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yes you do need a passport to get in and out