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Through the trash, the beauty of the sea comes through

This is a long walkway next to the sea with regular access points to the beach along the way... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
Paula M
via mobile
Nice sea views but very smelly.

The Malecon is like a long promenade on the Gulf of Mexico beach in Coatzacoalcos. My hotel... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Nigel G
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7 Sep 2017
“Nice sea views but very smelly.”
12 May 2017
“Don't get too close.”
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Coatzacoalcos, Mexico
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

This is a long walkway next to the sea with regular access points to the beach along the way. Coatzacoalcos is not among the grand colonial cities of Mexico, so with the exception of a few unique modern structures, there isn't much in the way...More

4  Thank Paula M
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Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

If you get here at 8am you will be just in time to watch the bulldozers cut channels in the Sand from the sewers to the ocean.Need I say more.

4  Thank El Profe C
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The Malecon is like a long promenade on the Gulf of Mexico beach in Coatzacoalcos. My hotel, Fairfield Inn & suites by Marriot is on the Malecon. The view form the room is excellent, but the smell outside coming form the beach is terrible. I...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Nice view of the ocean. Many of the locals enjoy the malecon and beach. Most locals avoid. Can be dangerous to the unwary because of criminal element. Especially at night. Best not to go alone. The reason for the bad smell is because Coatzacoalcos lacks...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

This is a long walkway next to the sea with regular access points to the beach along the way. Coatzacoalcos is not among the grand colonial cities of Mexico, so with the exception of a few unique modern structures, there isn't much in the way...More

4  Thank Paula M
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Long beach, but realy dirty and sometimes quite smelly. Not fot sunbathing, not for swimming, not for joggers. Dangerous after dark. If someone will take care could be much better.

Thank 474michalc
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Nice view and ride. I always like ocean view. Hotels and places to eat along the avenue. At night you should be careful if you want to walk along.

Thank RamonFP1
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Dirty beach at most of the parts, except from close to the piramid. I also did not feel really safe running there at night.

Thank Asafe_Morais
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

If you get here at 8am you will be just in time to watch the bulldozers cut channels in the Sand from the sewers to the ocean.Need I say more.

4  Thank El Profe C
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