El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, El Cotillo

(4.8/5 based on 1,500+ reviews on the web)
The calm pools at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons make for great swimming or snorkeling, but be cautious as unexpected currents are common. Looking out across the water, you’ll see a lighthouse and, looking inland, a volcanic desert. This unique setting served as a movie set for a major production, “Exodus” by Ridley Scott. Although you’ll find one cafe, consider bringing a picnic or barbecue supplies. Its not uncommon to see clothing optional swimmers and sunbathers at this beach. Arrange your visit to El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons and discover more family-friendly attractions in El Cotillo using our El Cotillo itinerary maker.
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  • We drove out to see the beach and the very clear water. And yes the beach is certainly beautiful with the clear water, but hold up there are many located on the beach. When we visited the place was that game many tourists, and it felt just like a crowded beach where we did not have much desire to be. It is impressive, but more are there not even in it. You have children with it definitely is fine place to go, as there are very low tide a piece out.
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  • i first time on el cotillo surf on the board! it was my big dream! and i'm so happy that it was here with this people! i was remember this all my life. :) 
  • Lovely small village which is very peaceful and perfect for a relaxing holiday getaway. Beaches are beautiful and are very popular with surfers. It can be very windy.