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Mahahual Beach

Mahahual, Mexico
+52 1 983 733 6068
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Afraid to write this review, don’t want it to become more popular!!

Absolutely love it. Our favorite vacation hideaway. Fly to Chetumal and take the bus or drive; or... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JuanSAgraz
via mobile
Small and Crowded

Not a great time on this beach. It was overcrowded, lots of seaweed, overpriced food and drinks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CriticCasual
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“lobster” (51 reviews)
“cruise port” (47 reviews)
“free chairs” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
Mahahual, Mexico
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+52 1 983 733 6068
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"lobster"
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"cruise port"
in 47 reviews
"free chairs"
in 7 reviews
"palm trees"
in 20 reviews
"no gracias"
in 9 reviews
"the water is crystal clear"
in 7 reviews
"street vendors"
in 8 reviews
"white sand"
in 12 reviews
"playa del carmen"
in 12 reviews
"costa maya"
in 44 reviews
"golf cart"
in 12 reviews
"nachos"
in 14 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 8 reviews
"food and drinks"
in 13 reviews
"free wifi"
in 10 reviews
"cab ride"
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"port area"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely love it. Our favorite vacation hideaway. Fly to Chetumal and take the bus or drive; or do it thru Can Cun airport

Thank JuanSAgraz
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a great time on this beach. It was overcrowded, lots of seaweed, overpriced food and drinks, constantly hassled by beach sellers and rude waiters. It's not for me.

1  Thank CriticCasual
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beach over caribean sea, there are only eco turism hotels, the beach is beatiful and there is no sargazo like others beaches in riviera maya ( they sucks )

1  Thank hvelazquezg
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if you are looking for a more local experience than a Mexican- style south beach cancun. This is the place.

1  Thank matone820
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mahahual is a small town on the Mexican Caribbean coast, apparently visited by cruise ships (but not when we were there). The sea I’m sure can be lovely but unfortunately when we were there there was a bad seaweed (Saragossa) problem high caused a penetrating...More

6  Thank Johan v
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must do! Get past the Port by going through the store (we went through a bakery shop) and look for the port exit signs.

Thank Julia S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Short break to see Costa Maya Town before going back to Cruise. Very impresses for taxi driver to bring us to Ruins and drive a car to see Mahahual Beach. This is the first time for our family in Mexico. We love this country.....Nice People...More

1  Thank Pratya S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beatiful place to spend with your family, the differentd types of blues are very particular A must to see

Thank Libertad V
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took the Three dollar per person "tram" into the local town, Mahahual which has never recovered from a recent hurricane. Most of the town is made up of abandon concrete buildings with grass growing out of the slabs. There is some development along the...More

2  Thank ocean_1mh
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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

The beach is a short distance from the port where we docked on our cruise. There are lots of shops where you can get souvenir. W at your bathing suit so you can be ready to take a dip. The lighthouse at one end was...More

1  Thank Sara T
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quietorage
July 27, 2018|
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Response from bargayle | Reviewed this property |
We were not on a cruise. We had rented a car, had driven from Cancun and were staying at a boutique hotel a few miles away.
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taylor6692
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Johnny C | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry,It's Hayhu Beach Club not bayhu
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Genine H
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Kevin L | Reviewed this property |
For a short day visit, I'd say no. But if you were actually vacationing for longer duration, yes.
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