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Sayulita Beach

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Address: Sayulita, Mexico
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Great Beach in Surf town

The beach is the centre of life in Sayulita. You can swim, surf, eat, drink, be entertained, watch people, all without leaving the beach. A great trip and by all accounts, a great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Christopher C
Drumheller, Canada
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice beach, great for learning to surf. Way to Crowded! Hard to find an empty square meter or yard of space for 2 people to put down towels, it was so crowded.

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Drumheller, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The beach is the centre of life in Sayulita. You can swim, surf, eat, drink, be entertained, watch people, all without leaving the beach. A great trip and by all accounts, a great place to stay!

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While in Sayulita you must go to the beach. Watching the waves slapping up on the sand is very relaxing. Do not forget to go to the beach while in Sayulita. They also had many vendors selling things along the beach. Very nice beach to visit.

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Prince Albert, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to sayilita for a drive and ended up loving it. Easy to drive around, easy enough to find parking and easier if you just pay to park in a lot. Walk to the beach has plenty to see and do and loved every minute there. If driving stick to the main road don't take the side road it was... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

2nd time to Sayulita. Probably won't be back. I agree with other reviewers: I imagine 20 years ago this place was awesome. Now EVERYONE and their madre know about it! We ate at the outdoor taco place in the center of the beach--- the one that has the fresh coconuts to drink down. The food was good, we ordered different... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very busy during Easter week. Too crowded. My daughter took surf lessons (red tent) which were well worth it. She was up and surfing waves all the way in by the end of her lesson. However, if you want some r&r, this beach is not for you. The vendors come by every 20 seconds. That is not an exaggeration. They... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sayulita use to be a quaint surfer town. It has about 10,000 people. DO NOT GO THERE DURING THE WEEK BEFORE EASTER. the town swelled to the ten's of thousands and was overwhelmed. It does not have the infrastructure to handle the crowds and some locals close shop or leave the area. we hated it and if you were anywhere... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here during Semana Santa (Holy Week). The beach and water were very crowded. One of the best things about it is that it seems to be protected from the wind. We went to other beaches and they were just as crowded but very windy.

1 Thank TravelJunkySoCal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by our kids who had been there the month before. From Riu Palalce Pacifico in Nuevo Vallarta it was a 300 pesos taxi ride(about $30 US at the time) and 350 pesos for the return taxi. Then enjoy the old style Mexican town, with lots of shops and restaurants before hitting the beach. An area known for great surfing... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is too crowded so you have to get there early, but it has a beautiful view of the coast and it's clean and well maintained

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