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“beautiful beach”(140 reviews)
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All reviews mushroom rock beautiful beach low tide shallow water food truck main beach rent a kayak favorite beach white sand an umbrella great for kids water was warm minute drive paddle boards cabo san lucas fish stingrays
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Reviewed yesterday

This beach is pretty amazing totally chill, guys selling hats and food kids playing nobody acting stupid the clearest calmest water I've ever seen white sand, slight drive to get to but no big deal. I'd give it 5 stars but at the end of...More

Thank jarboogie
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a must while visiting La Paz. The bays are full of colors and life. The parking lot leads to one of the bays that most of the people go to. I would recommend going over the small hill and go to the other...More

Thank tosh760
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great beach for kids, a few vendors with umbrellas, etc. Make sure your trip does not coincide with a ferry departure - took us more than 1hr from La Paz due to ferry traffic. Our toddler loved the water, but I have never seen so...More

Thank BenF855
Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving from las Cabos to la Paz is scenic and interesting drive on mostly well-paved divided Hwy. The malecon walk and drive thru the centro area are the main attractions of the town. The Balandra Beach is not worth spending time to drive. Contrary to...More

Thank Promod P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful beaches I have ever seen. A true gem with clear and calm waters and beautiful hikes

Thank eloisa w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is beautiful but full of algae. There is a lot of people and a lot of noise and music. The parking is just next to the beach which is very ugly. You can climb the mountains and walk all the beach across.

Thank EriBrunette
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The water is crystal clear and you can walk around the cove as the water is chest high at the deepest point. There are 2 coves to explore. Kayak & SUP boards available to rent. I would bring a float, sunscreen, a small cooler, and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting, you can rent an umbrella, chair and get food and drink at the beach. Of course, you can always bring your own. Not much for snorkeling, but it is a relaxing spot to soak up some sand. There is a public...More

Thank Rycher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As part of our tour with VIP tours, Captain Eddy and guide Katrin prepared a great lunch on the beach. We'l come back on our own as it is an easy drive from La Paz.

Thank tcozens66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to head to Balandra after visiting La Ventana and the area (actually we did a big loop from El Triunfo, up to La Ventana and then to Balandra Beach which was a nice way to spend a day). There were still a lot...More

Thank Bimmergirl604
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24 September 2018|
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Response from Silvia R | Reviewed this property |
I would go for it, just pack enough snacks, water (grab a super cheap cooler and ice from an oxxo store, they’re everywhere) and towels and be there early to grab a free shade and a nice spot. If there are no more free... More
17 July 2018|
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Response from Nicole B | Reviewed this property |
Right in on the beach it’s beautiful
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9 July 2018|
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Response from Rafael O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can.