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“the north end”(25 reviews)
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Sayulita, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chilled place to experience a small town. Tons of food, activities, shops and relaxing beach! Rentals for chairs, table and umbrella reasonable price for an all day stay.

Thank cynthiabM8040XP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sayulita is a great place to visit or to stay if going to Banderas Bay area. Surfing,shops, cafes and eclectic lifestyles are diplayed beatufilly in this charming town. You go by bus from Puerto Vallarta but is going to take awhile or taxi. Guided tours...More

Thank MingleTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove from PV for the day .We were there on the beach within an hour .There was some road repaving . Sayulita Beach was beautiful . The water was warm and lots of people were surfing.

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family spent a year here - surfing, body boarding, swimming, suping, etc... Great beach, great people, great food... don't miss it!

Thank lstart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the beauty of the beach. Being able to walk through the cute streets and right out to the sand and water is wonderful. The only think I don’t like is the people continually trying to see you stuff every 2 min. Beach is...More

Thank I5474RLmaryo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As many times as I’ve visited Puerto Vallarta, this was my first time visiting Sayulita. My boyfriend and I stayed in the romantic zone of PV and it was about a 40 minute cab ride to Sayulita. We had no plans once we arrived so...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

The surf is really good here, so many cool bars and places to eat for all types of people. You can rent surf boards right on the beach too

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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

First off if you love humidity then go in September October otherwise avoid the rainy season the heat was uncomfortable! But I’d go back in a heartbeat beautiful people, food, beaches, that chill vibe is just what we were looking for and the jungle is...More

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Fun times. Good food, great drinks and it’s fun to watch the surfers. There are way too many vendors and you have to say no 5-8 times before they will leave. They will interrupt your conversation and put goods right in your face. I get...More

1  Thank Katie H
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent and beautiful beach! Great for swimming, surfing and beach combing. Lots of places to stop for food or drinks. Lots of beach vendors selling everything you can imagine. Very clean and beautiful water.

Thank mponsford
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23 July 2018|
Response from lodovico p | Reviewed this property |
I went twice, Friday and Sunday (today). Today it was fine. Friday I did get a whiff of sewage smell, not in the main town or beach, but a few hundred yards away. So, I don't know how severe it was when you went, but overall... More
22 July 2018|
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Response from Esme B | Reviewed this property |
They are working on the sewerage system in the town, near the river. No smell on the main beach when we visited in June.
22 March 2018|
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Response from historiasdelviaje | Reviewed this property |
I was in Sayulita a few weeks ago and I can't say I saw raw sewage, I had no health issues or heard about people with health concerns and saw a lot of people in the water. However there's an area on the South side of the... More