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Playa el Palmar, Ixtapa
(4.5/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
With the city skyline in the background, Playa el Palmar offers a long stretch of clean sand and calm waters. As a popular spot for both tourists and locals, the beach offers a wide variety of activities--rent a jet ski and head out into the bay or try parasailing, hang gliding, or water skiing. Or build new friendships on the beach over a game of volleyball, soccer, or frisbee. Most of the hotels in the city line the beach, and bars and restaurants sit nearby as well. Put Playa el Palmar into our Zihuatanejo travel itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Really to enjoy, its waters very quiet, the sand very clean, very few sellers Street.
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  • Most of the hotels, even the all- inclusives, have day rates that you can pay and go in and enjoy the bars and restaurants for a certain time period each day. A few of the beach hotels are not totally...  more »
  • It is a beautiful beach of very fine sand without stones. Long, which allows pleasant walks and great views to the islets and the sunset when you arrive. The only downside, that sometimes the waves are very strong. But as it does not cover much, you can play with the waves on the shore. And the temperature of the water is perfect any time of the year.
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