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San Miguel

Cozumel, Mexico
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Cozumel, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As cruise port tourist spots go, San Miguel has plenty of charm. There are the usual collection of souvenir shops, jewelry stores and bars. Along with that though you get a very picturesque shoreline with great snorkeling, a handful of legit Mexican restaurants and a...More

Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's the only city in Cozumel, so you'll have to be there if you do anything in the island. The souvenirs shops are nice and the locals are not pushy like they are in other tourist cities. There are plenty of reasonably priced restaurants, dive...More

Thank B A
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Our Celebrity cruise docked at the International pier about 10 minutes away by cab. My wife and I always visit San Miguel if on the Island. It is neat and clean and the locals are friendly. Typical Mexican shopping and American money works fine. Easy...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Downtown can be very good if you hit it at the right time of day and on the right day. Be sure to check out local attractions and when cruise ships are docked. I've had the pleasure of visiting Cozumel a dozen times and really...More

Thank Bkid43
Reviewed 7 August 2017

It's a must to go into town and shop. I always feel very safe. Food is good. You can buy a beverage when shopping in the Punta Lagusta mall. Nothing like having a cocktail while shopping.

Thank JonCin
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We loved going into the city. Everyone is friendly and the town is safe. The shopping is not as cheap because of the cruise ships. But food and drinks are great.

Thank melaniecA8907OE
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We've been coming here for years and usually spend our time at the beach but lately we've rented a car and seen the town. Very safe but traffic gets a bit heavy when cruise ships are in town. You can walk along the waterfront or...More

Thank maldenmusic
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Have not yet arrived but on my last excursion My cruise ship arrive in a port o call too far away to journey to Player, but this time when I do finally get there I will give you my opinion and my findings.

Thank NJfromDelray
Reviewed 26 June 2017

San Miguel near the pier is very busy with visitors from the cruise ships. We ventured out and went to the Mercado Municipal and walked around that area instead it gave us a better idea on how locals live. We felt very safe and found...More

Thank MLegrand06
Reviewed 12 June 2017

A beautiful quaint sea front town. We have been here 6 times and every time is a real joy especially when you get off the beaten path. Lots of great restaurants and shops. Great place to dive and snorkel.

Thank Steven K
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Response from caribbeantravelcielo | Reviewed this property |
Hi, In Cozumel, there's a site that lists all activities they have to offer - not sure if it lists the banana boat ride, but there's a lot of other things listed: it's cozumelwatersports com
15 May 2017|
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Response from MichelleSteven | Reviewed this property |
And I should mention, when you enter your info, on the next page the option you want to select will say "Shuttle Cozumel APTO - South Zone A"
14 May 2017|
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Response from Andre M | Reviewed this property |
Do not pre opay and if with resort they will have it covered dont over pay. It would cost us 14 dollars to get from reasort to town