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“strip mall”(6 reviews)
“quiet beach”(6 reviews)
“great beach”(8 reviews)
This beach, with grass growing atop its dunes, is quiet and undeveloped.
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Mazatlan, Mexico
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All reviews strip mall quiet beach great beach golden zone can walk for miles shell collecting tidal pools safe place to visit high rise hotels holy week riu emerald bay ceviche beach front surfers waves restaurants condo
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Spent 2 weeks in Maztlan,close to Playa Cerritos, Great food and drinks at THE LAST DROP. Great staff, good bang for your buck,nice shops, will go there again when we return to MaZatlan

Thank oldmemo
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Another must see when visiting Mazatlán. Beautiful beaches to walk and beautiful sunset every night.

Reviewed 28 April 2018

Beautiful beach. Beautiful surfers. From this beach you can see miles upon miles of Mazatlan coast. If you narrow your vision you might think this is what it looked like a hundred years ago. But today you get to see high-rise hotels, beach umbrellas, and...More

Thank happytobehere73
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Generally Cerritos beach isn't very busy. At low tide you can walk for miles from one end to another with stops along the way for a Margarita. There are a couple of spots that have rocks near the south end that require a little climbing...More

1  Thank Dinolady
Reviewed 4 April 2018

The beach itself is nice and very large and flat, and an excellent place to spend an afternoon with friends and family. Not absurdly crowded like many other beaches in Mazatlan--highly recommend it!

1  Thank Scott W
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Mazatlan is not the destination to visit if you are looking for a great beach. The PACIFIC ocean on this coast is cold, mostly rocky with LOTS of marine life. This part of Mexico has the worlds largest shrimp and abundant fishing which is great....More

Thank eaglewood
Reviewed 4 March 2018

strong waves, great to body slam -- watched surfers --- nice safe for walking --- meet lots of friendly people

Thank john s
Reviewed 3 March 2018

very good district for quieter holidays. short bus to Golden Zone. has a Walmart and Sears and big mall not too far away. walking to great beach restaurants.. there is an all-inclusive hotel Riu in the north area too. beach is wide and flat. water...More

2  Thank eleanors831
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I can't say enough about this beautiful beach. It seems you can walk for miles and still have further to walk.

1  Thank atwell4
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We come down to visit our friends every year who live in a condo on the beach in Cerritos. Love to walk along it and watch for sand dollars. Beautiful packed sand!

Thank BGfromWenniget
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12 November 2018|
Response from DENISE F | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry. I'm not sure
5 September 2018|
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Response from Dinolady | Reviewed this property |
Did you find a beach? When are you going to be there?
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Response from 275MichaelG | Reviewed this property |
Oh that beach is almost 20 miles away but there are lots of beautiful beaches in mazatllan that are very close to cruise ships just ask the taxi to take you to the playa