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Playa Marlin

Playa Marlin (Kilometer 13) Getting There By Bus: Blue Line Stop #46, Green Line Stop #41 This... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Cancun, Mexico

Its is one of the nice public beach in Cancun. If you are not staying in the resort, you can enjoy... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Biswesh A
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“public beach”(6 reviews)
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Lounge on the smooth, white, broad stretch of sand of this beach while gazing at the often rugged surf.
Cancun, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this beach by a fellow traveller, when we asked which beach was the prettiest to go to in Cancun as we didn’t have a lot of time and were disappointment by Playa Delphine’s. This was definitely a nicer beach, and it’s worth...More

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Playa Marlin (Kilometer 13) Getting There By Bus: Blue Line Stop #46, Green Line Stop #41 This is a wonderful beach and Located behind Plaza Kukulcan Shopping Mall at Kilometer 13. Playa Marlin boasts 15 kilometers of seafront. Lifeguards are on duty. There are bathrooms...More

2  Thank cancunguy2018
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Its is one of the nice public beach in Cancun. If you are not staying in the resort, you can enjoy the nice scene here.

Thank Biswesh A
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The is a fantastic beach and the sand is terrific. I think the timing was not too good as there was some seaweed coming on shore. Another person told me that there was a large current and that is where the seaweed comes from. But...More

1  Thank Dennis0002
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Whenever I'm in town I love visiting the beach, by far this is one of my favorites to come to. It's peaceful, clean and with easy access.

2  Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I stayed at Villas Marlin condos and the public beach Playa Marlin where lots of locals hang out was right next to my condo. Such a beach. Clean and nice. Be careful as the waves are sometimes big and the undertow can be strong. But...More

1  Thank beachbumero
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is not a wide gently sloping beach. It is wide, especially for the hotels that are set back, but then dip into the water is responsible for big waves and very strong riptide. You can walk in, maybe dive under close to shore, but...More

Thank psudino
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Beautiful beach, soft white sand and azure blue waters! There appears to be strong under currents which can drag you quickly out to sea. Watched lifeguard do a brave and fabulous job going into the sea and saving 3 men who got into difficulty. Only...More

Thank RoverPete
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This is a truly lovely beach with sand so fine it doesn't feel abrasive. During my stay here in February it was very windy, which produced a lot of frothy waves. The life guards had to keep people within allowed zones for swimming because of...More

Thank perryhs
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This is a public beach behind the police and fire stations. It is a nice beach but there are no life guards so if it is not a dead clam day don't venture into the water. You have to park on the street behind the...More

Thank DanC129
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17 September 2017|
Response from Isaac G | Reviewed this property |
They are very close together so there is not much difference, both have great waves and access, Marlin is preferred by locals because Delfines is a Tourist spot for pictures on their way to the hotels from the airport so is... More