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My fav beach in Cancun… long and wide strip of white powdered and cool sand post card scene…

Right behind Plaza Forum Shopping Mall, at Kilometer 9.5 of Cancun’s Hotel Zone lies Gaviota Azul... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
New Jersey
Great overall

This beach is great! Great location! Perfect sand and water! But the only thing that was... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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This scenic beach is pretty to look at, but watch out in the water: the undercurrents can make it a dangerous place to swim.
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Right behind Plaza Forum Shopping Mall, at Kilometer 9.5 of Cancun’s Hotel Zone lies Gaviota Azul Beach. It is one of the favorite beaches for tourists due to its long and wide strip of white powdered and cool sand as well as the many bars...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank sanju_222323
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This beach is great! Great location! Perfect sand and water! But the only thing that was overwhelming was the amount of people. All beaches in Mexico are public so there are a ton of locals. The lifeguards has to break up a couple of parties....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Amanda8710
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

An amazing beach to swim with crystal clear water, if you want to do a few beautiful shots thats the place you are looking for

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank artlevitt
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Great public beach access in the hotel zone between Coco Bongo and Mandala Beach club. Follow the alley between these two business to the beach. Been there many times - sometimes just bringing a towel and lay on the beach for free and buy food...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Zelck
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is the beach tourists come to Cancun for. It is nice sand, gorgeous water, beautiful clouds, and lots of people. It extends from the bar area in the north down the isthmus. In the bar area there are a lot of bars pumping music...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank 184DonP
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

There entrance to the beach is by Coco Bongo. There are a group of men that offer Umbrellas on the beach. There is much garbage by midday, in the way of plastic cups (from alcohol) and plastic OXXO bags. The water itself is calm enough...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Elle D
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Awesome is the best word for this beach, a picture heaven, perfect for anyone, no waves, no nothing. A short walk behind Coco Bongos go left to the end, huge rock formation protects this beach. The rocks can be walked on for photos, beach is...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Antonio Rivera F
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Great beach with some really cool waves. There is a small bar on the beach and also little convenience store. Really easy to access and close to nightlife area in Cancun!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Eveli L
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Amazing a must see. One of the most beautiful beaches I have ever see.. so far that is. Took a boat ride from my resort ate and drank while floating

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Carrie C
Reviewed 22 November 2014

It is a beach where people attends night and day. It is beautiful and has a spectacular view. On the beach side, reflecting barriers constructed at a nearby hotel almost no waves and you can be comfortable, but if you like excitement here is the...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Luanabarbour
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