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Cozumel Pearl Farm

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Address: Franja de Montecristo | North of Cozumel, Cozumel, Mexico
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+52 1 987 119 9216
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10:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Cozumel Pearl Farm is a family owned and operated pearl farm nestled in a...

Cozumel Pearl Farm is a family owned and operated pearl farm nestled in a beautiful white sand beach on the north shore of Cozumel Island. Being the only active Pearl Farm in the Caribbean, Cozumel Pearl Farm is located in a natural protected area that remains pristine and untouched; it is only accessible by boat since it is surrounded by the mangrove lagoon ecosystem on one side and the fascinating turquoise color waters of the Caribbean on the other.Conceived as a project of research and development of the species Pinctada radiata in 2001, this spectacular place opened its doors for ecotourism in early 2012 with the purpose to promote responsible travelling and preserve the area in its untouched state for future generations to enjoy.Be one of our exclusive guests, enjoy this unique experience and become part of our project.Off the beaten path... Where tourist become travelersJoin us on this authentic and unique experience.Let us share our piece of paradise with you and our passion for nature. Enjoy the amazing landscape untouched and in pristine conditions.Ideal destination for those who want to experience sustainable ecotourism away from crowds.We like to have small groups, so we can give you the best personal attention.

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If you're looking for a uniquely exceptional experience, visit the Cozumel Pearl Farm. Not only will you learn a bit about the pearl industry, and how this entrepreneurial family... read more

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Honolulu, HI
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for a uniquely exceptional experience, visit the Cozumel Pearl Farm. Not only will you learn a bit about the pearl industry, and how this entrepreneurial family is developing innovative approaches toward competing against the much larger Pacific companies dominating it, you'll enjoy a strip of beach protected by nature preserves, far away from loud, drunken tourists and... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello and thank you very much for such a nice review. We are so happy to read you definitely got our vision and our personal service and a laid back place to just relax and enjoy the pristine waters of the north of the island . We sure work a lot to preserve this experience as unique as possible so... More 

san jose
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went with a group of 7 to visit the Pearl Farm with Paco and Laura. The day started with an easy boat ride through the clear turquoise waters along an undeveloped shore. Taken to a palapa (palm covered area), Paco told us about how the Pearl Farm was a dream of his father's. It's been carried on by the... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello and thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for us. We enjoyed the day as well with your group and we are very thankful that you choose us to spend the day. Yes the pearl cultivation process is complex and it takes years of practice to improve our skills. With your support and making... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Unfortunately we weren't able to go to the Pearl Farm, but we had a great day at Punta Sur Eco beach park. Isabel was a joy to deal with and lovely to spend the day with. She took us snorkeling out to a large patch of sea fans. Highly recommend!

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you very much for your review although we couldn't make it to the Pearl Farm. We offer sometimes that alternative tour when we have to cancel the Pearl Farm due to bad weather or ocean conditions where we are located . Isabel is a wonderful host and she will make sure you have a great time wherever you... More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The family that runs this pearl farm is very committed to what they do. They are personable, generous, kind, informative and fun! The tour is a 5 hour day which includes pick up at the city dock, a 40 minute boat ride to the north end of the island, information displays and demonstrations, snorkeling at the oyster site and snorkeling... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello from the farm! We would like to thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review for us. We are very happy to read you enjoyed the day and our quiet beach , our intentions is to preserve our project as rustic and natural as possible to be really sustainable with the environment. We would like... More 

Richmond Hill, Georgia, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

From the time you get in the shuttle boat at the dock downtown, until you are dropped back off, you will be guided and taken care of in a very informative, friendly, and down right local way. We loved our day trip! You will learn all about how pearls are formed, both naturally and in a farm. It is far... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello from the farm! We can't thank you enough for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so happy you read you enjoyed and learned in the Pearl Farm. Yes our tour is not only relaxing and fun but also is informative and we try our best to show you all what we are doing here... More 

Saskatoon, Canada
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109 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Even though we didn't get to go to the pearl farm due to high winds I still want to submit a review because of the great people that we dealt with. Pancho, Laura, and Isabel were wonderful to deal with from start to finish. Their main concern is with their customers safety as well as their own and because of... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello Peggy and thank you very much for your review! We would like to thank you for writing a review even though we had to cancel . Yes due to our secluded location sometimes there is a possibility that we have to cancel tours because of weather conditions and as you said your safety is our main concern. Every time... More 

Seaford, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This was the one thing we really wanted to do whilst in Cozumel, and Isabel was quick to reply to my emails, and fit us in. We were met at the jetty by Laura and enjoyed a 20 minute boat ride to the Pearl Farm. Pancho gave a very informative talk about how the Pearl Farm was started, the lengthy... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello from the farm! Thank you so much for taking the time to write so detailed review for us. We cannot thank you enough for helping us with the change of schedule and spend more time in paradise jaja. We are so happy you enjoyed the day and we hope you like the jewelry. Send some photos wearing it so... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 February 2017

My wife and I visited the pearl farm on February 18th. We had the most wonderful experience, from the moment we were picked up at the dock until the end. The hospitality, beautiful beaches, and an amazing story of how the pearl farm became what it is today. Genuine appreciation and dedication to preserving the natural environment was truly recognized.... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello Kurt and Heather ! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review and to post some of your photos to share your experience with others. We were so happy to read you enjoyed the day with us and our famous burgers! We hope to have you back very soon . Greetings from Cozumel! More 

Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I was met at the pier by Isabel, who was an excellent tour guide. The tour begins with a 45 minute boat ride to the secluded north end of the island, which can only be reached by boat. Isabel, a biologist, is part of the family that owns and operates the pearl farm. She was extremely knowledgeable about the pearl... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your detailed review and nice comments . We definitely try to give you a full explanation on pearl farming and our experience in these years. Jose our chef will be very glad to hear you liked our burguers. Thank you for supporting our dream ! Hope to see you soon again. Greetings from the farm! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My husband & I are vacationing in Cozumel with another couple. I found the Cozumel Pearl Farm on Trip Advisor & it sounded like a nice experience so we booked it for the 4 of us to go. The trip Far exceeded our expectations! Warm reception, very friendly & helpful hosts; nice boat ride to pearl farm with Captain Lupe;... More 

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Qualti I, Propietario at Cozumel Pearl Farm, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your nice and so detailed review and comments. We are so happy you had a wonderful day at the farm and please do consider us your friends , our main priority is to keep this tour as small and private as it can be so you feel like one of our family and friends. Thank... More 

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