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Empty and quite....

Depending on what you are looking for this is great if you like to be alone and take long walks... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christian N
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Morelia, Mexico
El Riscal Ranch, horseback riding

We had an awesome time at the El Riscal ranch. Our guide, Ramone, was great providing background... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
2013happytrails
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Cowichan Bay, Canada
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With almost two miles of sand, this beach is ideal for long walks, jogging or soaking up rays.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“long beach” (5 reviews)
“wide beach” (3 reviews)
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Zihuatanejo, Mexico

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Depending on what you are looking for this is great if you like to be alone and take long walks. Not great if you want to swim or expect a tropical or exotic beach. It's open water.

Thank Christian N
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had an awesome time at the El Riscal ranch. Our guide, Ramone, was great providing background information on the area resorts, various fruits and how to use prepare and cook them, as well as information on the birds and other creatures in the area...More

Thank 2013happytrails
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Beautiful beach. So long and clean. No vendors. Wonderful sunsets. Virtually no one there. Mother Nature at her best.

1  Thank R-and-M22
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Absolutely breathtaking HUGE quiet remote beach. Any hotel concierge can put you in touch with a reservation to ride on the beach. Just a casual ride next to the fantastic waves on a breathtakingly beautiful beach. Great memories. Good for family. Not needed to be...More

1  Thank MABSTL531
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We visited twice. Nice place to sit at an establishment and eat and drink at one spot all day. Great to spend your last hours before you fly out. Especially when you have to check out of your condo.

Thank Joysgetaway
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If there was ever was a beach that seemed never to end well this is one of them , pure and wild , huge thunderous waves , the smell of sea is in the air . A few hotels dotted along the beach offer refreshment...More

1  Thank PaulB994
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We took a horse back riding tour on this beach. It was a huge, wide beach that stretches as far as you can see and we were the only people on it. Apparently the weekends are busier. It was a gorgeous, golden beach. The right...More

Thank Marina H
Reviewed 23 January 2017

A friend took us to Playa Larga and we could not believe how empty it was - and not for lack of scenery or accomodations. We hung out at a little bar/hotel on the beach and didn't see another person for over an hour. Big...More

Thank Elizabeth V
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We came here for the day and settled down at Popeye's. The sand was quite hot to walk on. I got bit by some sort of bugs here- possibly sand flies. The scenery is quite breathtaking though. Popeye's has a nice wading pool and clean...More

1  Thank fast72
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Please do NOT ride horses here. As an equine lover and horse owner I was appalled that I rode a horse with a huge and painful saddle sore that was not visible until I insisted on taking saddle off to brush him! I then returned...More

2  Thank Donna C
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momaca
What do you recommend for the best, restaurant and relaxing place on Playa Larga, Quatro Hermonos has let us down too many times
2 February 2015|
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Response from cleodog | Reviewed this property |
We go to Popeyes every year and love it.. The food is fresh and delicious and reasonable. They have a large childrens pool and a large adult pool with slide and patio tables. We have never been disappointed. The beach is... More
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