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Relaxation at a good price.

Exchange your money in Mexicali. If you spend money its easier to figure out how much you owe. I... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Lil_Travel_Fiend
via mobile
Nice to look, don't swim in it!

Beautiful from a distance and great for jogging or strolling. The "sand" is muddy....muddy ocean... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
AlinaSD
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San Diego, California, United States
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San Felipe, Mexico
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Exchange your money in Mexicali. If you spend money its easier to figure out how much you owe. I used my credit card anywhere I could to avoid carrying cash. I took 45 cash. You can bargain shop. You are going to spend the same...More

6  Thank Lil_Travel_Fiend
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Beautiful from a distance and great for jogging or strolling. The "sand" is muddy....muddy ocean floor, muddy everything. Some places you sink to your ankles in mud.. Got some pretty shells at low tide, and enjoyed watching the thousands of birds, however had to be...More

3  Thank AlinaSD
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I've been going to San Felipe for over 40 years but about 7 yrs ago, I swore it off because I saw it as another dirty unsafe town south of the border. As a turn of fairness, we went for a week in April 2016...More

14  Thank Ron P
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Though is small town I honestly like the tranquility of this place. The color of the water in "mar of cortez" is just beautiful. Granted that is a small town, Good Places are hard to fine but they exist I found one excellent place but...More

6  Thank cesar m
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Went for long walks on the endless beach and into the village. The shrimp and fish are world class as good as anything you could find anywhere in the world.

5  Thank stani327
Reviewed 15 December 2014 via mobile

This is not the"South Beach"of Miami, Florida, as one (drunk?) poster seems to think! Rather, it's a beautiful beach in San Felipe, Mexico.

5  Thank CarmichaelVentura
Reviewed 4 December 2014

If you go anywhere in the South Beach area, make sure you lock your car and belongings in a safe. Don't leave anything valuable in your room, including passports, money, camera equipment, computers, anything. You'll get robbed as soon as you turn your back. Sorry,...More

6  Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 15 June 2014

First off, it was hellava drive down there, but once you checked into your vacation home, had a cocktail or 2, it was time to party with the locals! My friends and I had an amazing time there. From catching so many fish, to seeing...More

6  Thank Swaggajaggaj
Reviewed 10 May 2014

the land above the beach rises on sand cliffs that have been eroded in wonderous ways. the tide goes way out leaving tidepools that are warm and filled with life. when you go in the water, scuff the bottom, stirring up the sand, so that...More

10  Thank toriadori
Reviewed 3 September 2012

Ii allways love san felipe since i remember my dad use to take us there iwas bearly like 7 or 8 years old i had an uncle that lived there and work at the el cortez hotel 43 years ago and i allways go back...More

3  Thank blanquius91911
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