Playa Bristol, Mar del Plata
(1/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
A popular beach in the heart of the city, Playa Bristol can be seen packed with people during the day, filled with hundreds of neatly arranged shade tents and umbrellas. Several boulevards hug the beachfront featuring monuments, historical buildings, and tall hotel apartments towering over the shoreline. The beach gently continues for 2 km (1.2 mi) and provides picturesque panoramic views. The ocean features a small shore break with moderately clean waters but unfortunately it is common to find litter scattered along the shore. Playa Bristol is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Mar del Plata Edition.
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  • It is the beach more close to the center of mar del plata therefore is one of the more busy, more than half of the beach is in concession and must pay for being in that place (although with more amenities but at high prices), area public it is small and crowded of people is dirty and you must be careful with the jets in winter it is quiet to walk and sit
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  • It is a central beach that connects with the pedestrian. The sand is very Brown and the dark water, there is a fair on the beach to buy souvenirs, costumes of bathrooms and glasses. It is good to know the sea but the water is very cold and dirty to get water.
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  • That's the word to describe this central beach where unfortunately the participants do not respect hygiene norms. The lifeguards of the same stand out for their excellent professionalism.
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