We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Nice for a stroll

Nice for a stroll. Start by the dock and check out the fisherman bringing in their haul. Walk up... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2016
via mobile
Good people watching beach.

Lots of action if you enjoy boats and sand walkers. Safe to swim, as lifeguard chair station is 50... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2016
Puerto Escondido, Mexico
Read all 62 reviews
All photos (38)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
28 Feb 2017
“Don't miss a visit to Lizas Bar on the beach”
7 Jul 2016
“Nice for a stroll ”
Featuring low tides and undertow, this is known as the best in-town swimming spot.
Puerto Escondido, Mexico
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Puerto Escondido
from USD 35.00
More Info
from USD 100.00
More Info
from USD 70.00
More Info
from USD 40.00
More Info
Reviews (62)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Have visited Lizas bar here almost every year for the last 20 years at Christmas. Main reason the atmosphere, the guacamole, the company, the music and I can safely say the best margarita in the world and trust me Ive tried many! It has become...More

2  Thank angiehookhome
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Nice for a stroll. Start by the dock and check out the fisherman bringing in their haul. Walk up to the statue of a mermaid and make a right. Scale a few stairs and you will be bewildered by the view! Get out the pano...More

Thank ShaneSellsSeashells
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The place to be to visit Lisa bar and restaurant for the best margarita and guacamole in the world and the best fresh oysters straight from the sea from the oyster men near the rocks for just a few dollars

Thank angiehookhome
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Lots of action if you enjoy boats and sand walkers. Safe to swim, as lifeguard chair station is 50 ft from the beach.

Thank gtafarmfreshsod
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Nice family oriented beach without the bars that line Zicatela blaring music. Quiet, but you can still rent a chair and umbrella and get a beer. The locals all show up after work with picnics for a pre dinner swim. Very nice beach.

Thank Sanguinette
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Nice mix of locals & tourists with a pay-for-shade set-up, so be prepared to pick a lounge chair and at least sip on a fresh limonada,

Thank MMann22
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This is the very end section of the main beach, the most in town. This is where the fishing boats come in, which can be fascinating. In the morning they approach the beach, at speed, and then glide up the beach on rollers. The selection...More

Thank alant708
Reviewed 16 August 2015

You can't swim on this beach as it is too dangerous and only suitable for surfers. Some good restaurants though

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 29 March 2015

You can come in the morning to watch the fishermen unload fish but I was not too impressed by this beach and it is certainly not for swimming.

Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed 27 November 2014

a real hole , not to clean and not too pleasant, the restaurants look poor and taste worse, we tried the best looking one, and we got a fish with odd smell wholly soaked in oil. skip this part , you have much much better...More

1  Thank nathan l
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 47 nearby hotels
Villa Roca Suites
3 reviews
.16 km away
Hotel Nayar
13 reviews
.16 km away
Hotel Le Petit Hotel
69 reviews
.16 km away
Hotel Ribera del Mar
23 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 194 nearby restaurants
Restaurant Bar Grill Pascale
169 reviews
.20 km away
Benditos Ristorante y Pizzeria
57 reviews
.17 km away
Restaurant Santa Fe
114 reviews
.66 km away
Gringo Burger
50 reviews
.54 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 69 nearby attractions
Playa Zicatela
1,028 reviews
1.10 km away
Playa Carrizalillo
366 reviews
1.46 km away
Puerto Angelito Beach
316 reviews
1.08 km away
El Mercado
38 reviews
1.56 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Playa Marinero staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines