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A pristine white sand beach offering spectacular snorkeling.
Hwy 1 Km 11, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
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Take the public bus from town tell the driver you are going to Santa Maria beach he will let you know when to get off. To get back cross the street and wave your hand when you see a bus, they will stop. It took...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Peachysea
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful beach, small amount of vendors, not very annoying. Just a short uber ride from town. Would definitely go to this beach again. No restaurants or bars, so you have to pack drinks and food if you desire.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 323karenk
Reviewed 2 days ago

Another hidden gem . Nice for an afternoon make sure you bring an umbrella sometimes it's a little windy here. But just beautiful relaxing. The water is just gorgeous. Pack a lunch put some sunscreen on and hit this place there's restrooms not far. One...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 217christinep
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful beach to snorkel. Excellent fish. Few people in March 2019. Rocks with coral and annenomies.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Debra K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband went snorkeling and he said hes never seen amazing fish in his life. We were there at 9am amd we had the beach to pur self. My son loved to play in the sand and run along the beach.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Aroog
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been going to Santa Maria beach since the early 90s. There have been huge changes. Now there is a new resort so the public rest rooms and parking lot are completely rebuilt. The beach is a very protected by nature cove. Jump in and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gayleo153
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way back to Cabo after a day in San Jose , best to go after 3 when the party boats leave after that there was only 30 people on the beach, great snorkeling saw 100's of fish, expect a walk...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tytann12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful beach and water. Great snorkeling from shore. Easy to get to by bus. Basic amenities only.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Linda N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved it, loved it, loved it! So clean, quiet, not a lot of people, view is simply breathtaking. My best photos from the trip are from there! Don’t miss to visit!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank NikaFichidindia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was out favorite beach during our time in Cabo. Beautiful water. Not too crowded. Public restrooms. A few people were selling goods but were very friendly and non-intrusive.

Date of experience: February 2019
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23 January 2019|
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Response from sacosta2018 | Reviewed this property |
you probably can at the marina. Our sail boat had them for us with paddle boards.
23 December 2018|
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Response from cacoecarol | Reviewed this property |
I went in November and they were free, bring your own food and drinks
23 May 2018|
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Response from debbest1964 | Reviewed this property |
Easy enough to catch the bus there. Also there are taxis waiting everywhere outside your buildings. tell them to pick you up at a certain time and they will. We have always just rented a car while there.