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Playa de los Muertos

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Address: El Centro (Off Calle Olas Atlas), Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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"Deadmen's Beach," named for legendary pirate raids on the nearby...

"Deadmen's Beach," named for legendary pirate raids on the nearby village, is one of the most-frequented beaches in Puerto Vallarta.

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The place to be in Puerto Vallarta

Los Muertos beach and area one of a kind in Mexico. It is gay friendly, beautiful but crowded beach, lots of beach restaurants where you can sit for the day with a minimum... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Los Muertos beach and area one of a kind in Mexico. It is gay friendly, beautiful but crowded beach, lots of beach restaurants where you can sit for the day with a minimum food/drink order. Perfect for any visitor. Para sailing, banana boats, water taxis to other near by areas like Yelapa.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very clean beach ! Lots of services and good activities. Sometimes too many vendors, but spent many amazing days on that beach.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Playa de los Muertos is simply beautiful. The sunsets are breathtaking. I could have stayed all day ever day, but there's so much to do in Puerto Vallarta and this is the perfect starting and ending point for each day. Go. See the people and take in the sights, sounds, smell of good food and feel the breezes and sunshine.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This beach is quite lovely. I threw people watching is great fun. I however, the water breaks right at the shore so boogie boarding and winning arts not the best

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a very busy beach, but you will not be bored here. Lots to see, vendors walking selling things, fruit on a stick (mango was perfectly ripe!), tons of little restaurants and bars along the way. Perfect place to sit under an umbrella and people watch, or take a dip in the ocean!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoy this beach although it is most often used by locals and those staying in the Romantic Zone. Wego to walk and people watch. There are several good restaurants and bars along the playa to enjoy too.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have been here for 3 weeks and spend a lot of time sitting on beach by Sea Monkey restaurant and never see anyone go swimming. Heard that Banderas Bay water quality is so bad that no "gringos" go in. Not much fun to sit in sun all day without taking a dip or two. Further down beach saw locals... More 

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Port Angeles, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was fun to go have a snack here in the afternoon but glad we weren't staying here. Wall to wall people on the beach and very persistent vendors. Lots of fun shopping and people watching though!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best beaches in town. We only stayed a brief time, long enough to have a few drinks, relax in the beach chairs and people watch. My only problem here is the constant peddlers approaching you to buy their stuff, it was literally every five seconds someone would come up. I'm not used to that, this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous people-watching! Fun to watch the locals play in the sand, and the dogs playing fetch at this beach. Marvelous sunsets!

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