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Captain Dulche's Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 am - 7:30 pm
Open today: 10:30 am - 7:30 pm
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Many Improvements Here

Two swimming pools added, Palapas Some snorkeling can be had out under the docks . Mini palapas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Winnipeg, Canada
Beautiful Pool!

This place is a beach club not a museum!!! Awesome pool, great service, lots of chairs and places... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
San Francisco, California
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“beach club”(41 reviews)
“model ships”(7 reviews)
“huge palapa”(5 reviews)
Isla Mujeres Museum Capitan Dulche.This Museum is dedicated in loving memory of Captain Ernesto Dulche Escalante, founder or the 5th Naval Region (Isla Mujeres). Captain Dulche´s Maritime Museum treasures a big part of Isla Mujeres history, this is...more
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Carretera a Garrafon Km 4.5, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
+52 998 849 7589
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been here several times since the renovations. Each time the palapa and beach chairs fee was deducted from the cost of food/drink. Not this time - 350 pesos for use of the palapa and two loungers. Food and drink prices have gone up too...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LeoinMD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two swimming pools added, Palapas Some snorkeling can be had out under the docks . Mini palapas and chairs can be free when ordering a few drinks and food here . Beautiful view. Relaxing

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lazrsail
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a beach club not a museum!!! Awesome pool, great service, lots of chairs and places to relax. Very peaceful and a great stop on our golf cart jaunt around the island for the day.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LSybil
Reviewed 4 January 2019

We stopped here by chance and was NOT disappointed. It was later in the afternoon and not too busy. Service and food were awesome. Best shrimp ceviche I have ever had. Shrimp tacos were great as well. Only disappointment was in the drinks. I ordered...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sphynxtraveler
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Rather confusing that this entry is described as a “museum.” Yes - there is a small (and underwhelming) exhibit with some historical photos and model ships, but this destination is first and foremost a beach club. And a pretty good one - with a nice...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 24 December 2018

And catch the Cuban musical sculpture in the right. Expansive. Great veggie tacos. Dogs welcome but careful of sand fleas. Music too loud for my taste.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Scenic7820
Reviewed 24 December 2018

We sat here all afternoon and rented a palapa had drinks and wandered around the grounds , really cool sculptures.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stay174735
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

Our golf cart tour guide took us here and we had some of the best fish tacos EVER! Drinks were great and very reasonably priced. We were not told a set price but we were a party of six having food and drinks. Will definitely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wndylmb
Reviewed 3 December 2018

i was on isla for 3 weeks.. i check out other beach clubs~ and i even one day left one and came here again! the service is great! the water is clean.. the drinks are good.. the fajitas are great for two meals! The beach...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank anita m
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

The service at this place was AMAZING. They went above and beyond to make us feel welcomed. The shrimp tacos are a MUST. They were our favorite on the island!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Todabeach11
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14 December 2017|
Response from mccosmick | Reviewed this property |
They stole mine too!
12 December 2017|
Response from Shericleo | Reviewed this property |
Not a lot. Pay cash as they steal credit card information.
23 September 2017|
Response from travelin985 |
Yes... we saw children there.