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Address: San Blas, Mexico
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One of San Blas' main beaches.

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Nice, clean, great restaurants

We spent an afternoon at this place. It is clean and wide with wonderful views and terrific restaurants that serve excellent and cheap cocktails.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
70ava
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Beijing, China
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Beijing, China
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121 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an afternoon at this place. It is clean and wide with wonderful views and terrific restaurants that serve excellent and cheap cocktails.

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Dallas, Texas
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is very quiet, clean, good food, full of friendly people. If you want to get some real rest on your vacations this is the right place to go. Winter is the birding season and you can observe thousands of birds around the area or if you want a more active sport, fishing offshore is good all year round.

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Thank jv145294
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98 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

There were 6 of us in the water along about a 1/2 mile stretch of beach. And except for a few people gathered on the beach in front of a nearby restaurant, the beach itself was virtually deserted- idyllic. Easy to relax taking in the combination of the natural beauty of the beach and water with the hills / mountains... More 

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Modesto, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Nice clean beach. Food is good. People are nice. Beautiful scenery! Can rent horses. To ride up and down the beach shore. Locals sell hand made jewelry. Fresh baked banana bread. Safe town.

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Seattle, Washington
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37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Playa Borrego is beautiful with the palapa restaurants, clean sand and calm waters. Just enough wave action to make boogie boarding and body surfing fun, but keeps the surfers away. No hotels or condominiums! Very untouristy, you will see many more Mexican families than travelers. Lively, light breezes and level, soft beach bottom. Great food and drinks available as well... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

A short walk from the town centre, it's a good place for a lazy hour or three. The cafes and restaurants were nine-tenths closed when I was there; nice to be one of the few gringos around but with a beach as good a this, it deserves more visitors and I'm sure the restaurant staff would agree. Where was everybody---Cancun?

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Progreso, Mexico
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

Kilometres of wide, clean, sand beach. Swimming when permitted (pay attention to the tide warning flags). Many seaside seafood huts to choose from

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vashon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2015

wonderful beach with very little waves. very safe and calm water. you may be served food and drink right down on the water's edge from several palapa restaurants. Can't comment on the food. We just went swimming and enjoyed watching all the locals enjoying a day at la playa with their families.

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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45 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2014

Mi amiga spent three months hanging out surfing at Mantanchen thirty years ago, and was horrified at how commercial it had become so we headed over to Borrego. WIDE beach - 1/8 mile over hot sand to the water - bring your sandals or stand on your board several times to get to the water. Great ramadas with good food... More 

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Thank Jeffrey G
Grand Bahama Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2014

Good place to spend the afternoon. Non pushy vendors. Lots of places to choose from to eat. Good prices, good food, good icy cold drinks.

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