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“You can even get there on the bus”
Review of Playa Delfines

Playa Delfines
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$25.00*
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Ranked #10 of 162 things to do in Cancun
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Reviewed December 8, 2013

All of the beaches by the hotels where I've stayed in Cancun have been tiny. Enough room to have a lounge chair, but no real place to walk. Playa Delfines is a real beach. Beautiful sand and turquoise water. There are even some shade "umbrella" structures built right on the beach and a playground for kids. The beach is really clean and seems well regulated. I don't think most vendors are welcome there. It was slow when I was there- that may not be correct, but this is a public beach, so no bars and restaurants right there. Easy to get to in the hotel zone - and free!

2  Thank Gregory H
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Reviewed December 3, 2013

We saw one SUV got broken in, they cracked the rear window and stole all items inside, right at the parking area, so be careful, we normally just walked there from our hotel, but it seems to be a public beach (there are not many in the area)

3  Thank Samantha K
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Reviewed November 24, 2013

Not to far from our hotel has lots of nice beach and great facilities for the public. Be aware that topless sunbathing is allowed and you may get an eyefull. My kids were a bit surprised. The water is very calm and my son was a little disappointed that he was unable to rent a surf board or boogie board anywhere. Other then that this was a nice place.

1  Thank mericksonjr
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Reviewed November 19, 2013

This is the first view of the beach you will see when coming into the hotel zone from the airport. Most locals use this beach because of it's beauty and beautiful warm blue water. It is so pretty. Doesn't offer much else, but a nice sight. Ask your taxi driver to point it out as you pass.

1  Thank cancungirl1999
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Reviewed November 9, 2013

Beautiful white sand beach. The beach is combed to remove every piece of litter. There's a lifeguard on duty. The water is incredible shades of turquoise and blue with very little algae. Great place to play in the waves. Sun chairs and umbrellas are available for rent. Great spot to enjoy the surf or just hang out and enjoy the waves crashing in.

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