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This beach is really quiet. Ideal for not experienced swimmers as well as for more expert swimmers.

An ideal spot to expect a few hours enjoing either sun or shade. Food and drinks are OK. Prices are... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Elk Grove, California
Nice Beach

This is primarily Club Med and a few other private condo type buildings. Nice walk - clean and... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
Toronto, Canada
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Located six miles from Ixtapa, this is touted as the best swimming area in the region featuring snorkeling, sailing and windsurfing.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“quiet beach” (5 reviews)
“club med” (5 reviews)
“massage hut” (2 reviews)
Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

An ideal spot to expect a few hours enjoing either sun or shade. Food and drinks are OK. Prices are ok, not cheap not expensive.

Thank pepebuenavista
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This is primarily Club Med and a few other private condo type buildings. Nice walk - clean and relatively quiet.

Thank awaytheygoagain
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Clean sand and fun waves to play in. No load music and no too many people. I was worried that the sea may be cold but no way. The sea was like a hot bath. Pure joy to relax and swim on this beach.

1  Thank SaratogaFamily
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This beach was adjacent to my hotel. I walked down the service road and public access lane beside Club Med. While there were many people on the beach, they were spread out and I was able to hang out on my own. The view of...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Beautiful walk down Playa Quieta beach. Nice little restaurant to stop for food / drinks on your way down. Make sure to go here at least one evening around 6:45 p.m. for the beautiful sunset.

Thank Trista F
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This is a small beach bordering the property of Club Med. It is very quiet, very few vendors, and the water is usually calm. It is really lovely.

Thank Golda M
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Beaches are shorter than some (e.g. Nyarit Vallarta) but are still very nice. Warm water with some sandy stretches ; can be rough at times but is swim able. Not really a snorkelling beach

Thank Doug D
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

If you want good service and good food, I recommend you go to a different resort! ! Same food served 2 days in a row . Should bring your own lounge chair if you want to lounge by pool, not enough there. Learn Spanish because...More

2  Thank rubycrites
Reviewed 28 January 2016

My wife and I got up early to go exploring, we decided to go left from The Azul Grand to this beach. Very nice, took about an hour or so to walk and explore. Waves weren't too bad but we just went shin level. Massage...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Very nice beach. Water is calm unlike many other beaches in Ixtapa. Nice clean sand beach once you get away from the entrance from the street. Gradual drop off. I believe the beach is sheltered by Ixtapa Island which makes the waves not so high...More

Thank Miketraveler351
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