Playa Camaron, located near the Zona Dorada, or Golden Zone, in Mazatlan, is a thrilling place to visit. With gorgeous sunsets, great conditions for body-boarding, and all the watercraft lining the shores, there’s no place quite like it in the city, and there are plenty of vendors along the beach as well, making sure that tourists can head home with a souvenir of their day at this lively beach.
There is a wide range of hotels and vacation rentals in the area around Playa Camaron, due to its prime location in the tourist center of the city. The Costa de Oro Beach Hotel and El Cid Castilla Beach Hotel are two of the popular choices if you want to be right in the heart of the Golden Zone and close to its range of beachfront attractions. There is a plentiful supply of shops, restaurants, and nightclubs in the surrounding area, so strolling along the Malecon and enjoying the local color are popular things to do here as well.
Also located nearby is Playa Gaviotas, which has the same lively atmosphere as its neighbor, and the two are often grouped together when talking about the city’s beaches. From the heavy waves the grab at the shores to the breathtaking sunsets to the hustling bustling crowd of visitors and locals alike, Playa Camaron Mazatlan provides a pleasant scene of sensory delights that everyone can enjoy.