Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach), San Jose del Cabo

(4.5/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
The remote coral sand cove of Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) offers peaceful fishing, water sports, or just the chance to chat with locals. Watch the anglers returning with their catch, or rent one of the small pangas (boats typical to the area) at the beach. Depending on conditions, you can swim or surf here. Services include clean restrooms and potable water, as well as thatched umbrellas for escaping the sun. Use our San Jose del Cabo travel itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) and other attractions in San Jose del Cabo.
Create a full San Jose del Cabo itinerary
map

Plan your trip to San Jose del Cabo

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in San Jose del Cabo by other users

38 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in San Jose del Cabo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in San Jose del Cabo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM FRANCE March, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in San Jose del Cabo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in San Jose del Cabo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in San Jose del Cabo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Mexico & San Diego BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 26 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in San Jose del Cabo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, teens, popular PREFERENCES: February, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in San Jose del Cabo BY A USER FROM CANADA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in San Jose del Cabo BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, teens, kids, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Solitaria, si buscas descanso y relajación OJO Cuidado con las olas se ponen muy bravas, pero excelente para tomar el sol. 
  • this is a well maintained busy beach just outside of san jose. lots of families. no services or amenities. also no beach peddlers. great snorkelling. 
  • Beautiful beach. Out houses are very dirty and a walk. No place to eat or drink on the beach. Take your own cooler for drinks and bring your own food and snacks. You can rent lounge chairs paddle boar...  more »