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Forum by the Sea

Paseo Kukulcan km. 9.5 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 883 4425
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Not much

We visited the Forum by the Sea shopping mall on a recent visit to Cancun. The mall has three... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Not impressive at all

Cancun is nice if you stay at your hotel and just want to go eat somewhere with local fare. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Shopping mall located in the heart of Cancun's nightlife, it is the only mall with beach access and club.
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good25%
  • Average41%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
1 week ago
“Not much”
26 Mar 2017
“OK shopping and good restaurants in heart of bar area”
Paseo Kukulcan km. 9.5 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 883 4425
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Forum by the Sea shopping mall on a recent visit to Cancun. The mall has three floors but there was not a lot of shops. There is a large food court, one large restaurant, some small tourist shops, and an interesting shop...More

Thank ADolores
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cancun is nice if you stay at your hotel and just want to go eat somewhere with local fare. The shopping is a joke and over priced. You will have to haggle your way through buying any and everything. It's overwhelming at times when you...More

Thank tonytr0313
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place. Clean with some shopping and restaurant options. Highlight is the beach bar behind the forum. Great view. Food is available and of course drinks. Worth the trip Did i g the day to check out the beach bar.

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Skip the stores because they all seem to be overpriced. You may notice the shops are empty... well there is a reason for that.

2  Thank MENBBB
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is right in the center of the bar area in Cancun and backs up onto the beach. Some stores with tourist souvenirs and a good selection of nice restaurants and bars.

Thank Don P
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The shopping center is located on the "heart" of Cancún nightlife. Here is located the Hard Rock Café iconic guitar. The Coco Bongo, Carlos'n Charlies, La Vaquita, Congo, Hooters and Senõr Fogs are all on the sorroundings. Mainly for fun, few shops.

Thank Htsuji
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Underwhelming at best; Pushy flea market salesmen trying to sell bulk bought scrap for extortionate prices, warehouse souvenir shops lined with a multitude of the same designs, rude tour companies whistling at you for attention... The list goes on. Not much to do here in...More

2  Thank Magwah88
Reviewed 29 January 2017

If you love the hustle and bustle of the shops, the clubs, the bars and the restaurants then head over to Forum by Sea. The night life is always going from the Hard Rock, Carlos and Carlies to the shops in the Forum.

Thank Rosario C
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Easy to find and security was there along with a cleaning crew. There are a lot fun places to take a picture.

Thank webbsyght
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Wish I'd come earlier. Plenty of main stream mall stores and restaurants. Nice, bright, colorful atmosphere. Clean, modern, and wide open. Only downfall, vendors are allowed to solicit tourists in and around the shopping mall. Skip the Hard Rock Cafe.

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Ashleigh B
Can you access the beach by walking through this mall?
31 March 2017|
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Response from Jorge A | Property representative |
Yes through Hard Rock and Chilis
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