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PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club
PalMar's Gorgeous Estate Home!
Cozumel is well known for our snorkeling and there are many snorkeling beach clubs on both sides of the island. But without a doubt, one (1) of the island's most beautiful, ocean-side estates is Cozumel's PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club where guests are invited to spend an unforgettable day inside their lush, tropical oasis beside the freshwater pool. Need a change of scenery? Just take a short stroll outside the fenced and gated estate area to their private PalMar beach where you can lounge on beach chairs or walk down into the stunning Caribbean waters and experience some of the best snorkeling available in the Dzul Ha Reef area!

PalMar's Beach and Snorkel Area!





The management and staff at PalMar Beach Club in Cozumel hope you will visit and spend a relaxing and peaceful day at our beach club. Be it spent poolside basking in the warm rays of the sun or venturing over to the beach where you can discover the many underwater secrets of the Caribbean by stepping into the crystal-clear turquoise waters where you can literally spend hours gazing at the colorful corals, sponges and vast variety of fish and marine life! Our friendly staff is ready and willing to assist in making your time at PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club an unforgettable experience!


PalMar's Pool and Snack Bar Area!
PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club offers our guests the FINEST amenities!

  • Large Freshwater Pool
  • Fountain & Spa Area
  • Snack & Beverage Service
  • Snorkeling & Swimming Beach
  • Snorkel Equipment Rental
  • Snorkel Vest & Life Jacket Rental
  • Snorkel/Dive Gear Storage Bins
  • Restrooms & Outdoor Showers
  • Personal Items Lockers with Locks*
  • *NOTE - Locker Deposit Required (refunded upon return of locker key)



    A Group of Happy Guests at PalMar! For your refreshment the PalMar Beach Club offers guests a simple snack menu with daily specials and an assortment of beverages. Our made-to-order, freshly prepared snacks are light fare as most cruise guests enjoy their meals onboard.

    PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club Snack Menu

  • Chicken Tacos, Quesadillas and Nachos
  • Cheese Quesadillas and Nachos
  • Mixed and Shrimp Ceviche
  • Chicken Wing Plate
  • Pico de Gallo and Chips
  • Guacamole and Chips
  • Non-Alcoholic Drinks (Bottled Water, Sodas and Juices)
  • Alcoholic Drinks (Beer, Various Frozen Drinks & Mixed Cocktails)

    For additional details and to make a reservation for your
    INCREDIBLE day at PalMar Beach Club in Cozumel - click below
    :

    BOOK EARLY TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT


    Take a look around PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club
    with Cozumelinsider in this video!




    PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club Admission Fees
    The sunsets are better at Palmar! Hours of Operation:
  • Daily - Sunday thru Saturday
  • 9:30am to 4:30pm EST (NEW Island Time)
  • Last admission is 45 minutes prior to closing

    Admission Pricing*:
  • Adults ~ US$ 14.00**
  • Children (ages 312) ~ US$ 8.00 **
  • Children (Under 3) ~ FREE (1 per paid Adult)

    *NOTE: DEPOSIT is required:
  • 50% deposit in advance (1 week notice/reservation preferred)
  • 50% remaining balance due in CASH* upon arrival
  • *US or MX Cash or Travelers Checks accepted

    **NOTE: Admission INCLUDES:
  • 2 beers or soda/water for Adults
  • 1 soda/water for Children (ages 3-12)
  • NOT exchangeable for other products or services
  • Additional alcoholic beverages and various snacks are available for purchase

    Directions to PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club
    By Taxi:

  • PalMar SMALL Snorkel Beach Club is located just south of ALL cruise ship piers between Presidente Intercontinental Cozumel Resort & Spa and Fiesta Americana Hotel - a very short 5-10 minute ride via taxi.
  • It will cost US $9.00 to $11.00 per four (4) persons via taxi.
  • Ask the taxi driver take you to the Dzul Ha Reef beach area.


    TAXIs do not want you to know about Palmar because they do not receive taxi kickbacks for delivery of guests at this location. Prices are lower for guests at this beach club for this reason!

    By Rental Car:

  • PalMar is located south of town and past all cruise ship piers.
  • On the NEW main highway there is an overhead sign pointing the way to the OLD highway.
  • The overhead sign says "Chankanaab, Dzul Ha and Fiesta Americana Hotels".
  • Exit the NEW main highway to the right just where this overhead sign is and get onto the OLD highway.
  • You will pass the Presidente Intercontinental Cozumel Resort & Spa and go another half mile or so to the Dzul Ha Reef beach area.
  • If you pass the condos on your left or the Fiesta Americana Hotel, you just missed us!

    Once there, you will see a "YELLOW" sign that says "PALMAR BEACH CLUB ~ NOW OPEN!"

    You can't miss it!! I hope to see you there! - Sherri
  • Personal Experiences
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    I had a wonderful time here! Thanks so much. The staff was amazing and I essentially had my own private beach club. Perfect. Delicious guacamole, too. M. Pierce (May 2016) ~ Tampa, FL USA

    A great perk for guests who stay at IslaMar Vacation Villas is access to the PalMar Beach Club. Beaches aren't great in Cozumel, but the snorkeling and diving are fantastic, even snorkeling from shore. So while there are a number of access locations to the water in the area, there are very few places that offer a sandy spot to sit with beach chairs and umbrellas. And the few that do exist are pretty crowded. That's where the PalMar beach club really shines. It's located about 6 or 7 km from the apartment, a nice and easy bike ride away and there's all the amenities you could want. Beverages and snacks across the road from the sandy beach front where tables, chairs and loungers are available, and then you can have a leisurely swim and snorkel right there. We've been snorkeling in several locations in the Caribbean, but nothing even comes close to this. I doubt you'd have a better experience on a boat excursion out to deeper waters. Sherri is a wonderful hostess, and her staff are extremely friendly and helpful. They were available to answer questions and help, yet we felt completely free and comfortable and never felt crowded or surveilled. Our experience was fantastic and a great alternative the usual hotel/resort/cruise ship arrangement. Penny & Guilio S. (March 2016) ~ Toronto, ON CAN

    I spent the day at Pal Mar Beach Club with my two sons. It is a marvelous place. For the first hour, we had the entire pool to ourselves, then one family joined us. It is great to be away from the cruise ship crowds at other beaches. The pool is large, and the surroundings luxurious. The beach is small, but nice, with direct access to the reefs. The food/snacks are delicious, and the price is right. I highly recommend it. T. Brinker-April 2015 ~ Glen Ellyn, IL USA

    I am from Quebec and we reserved thru this website. We spent a day there during a cruise stop to Cozumel in March 2016. Taxi ride was short, not expensive and not complicated (if you follow Web instructions) and our experience of PalMar and it's staff was fantastic (no risk, you can trust them). Everything was exactly as written in the Web (including great meal). Water of the pool was warm and clean. For snorkeling, it was the best experience of my life (and I visited full of places in the world whose Turquoise Islands, St. Martin, Cuba, Jamaica, Cayman Islands, St. John, Culebra in Puerto Rico and elsewhere in Mexico) all just a few feet distance from the beach! Go there without hesitation!!! We met owner (Sherri) who was very welcoming. I would visit there again without hesitation. E. Levesque (March 2016) ~ Laval, Quebec, CAN

    My son and I decided to avoid the cruise ship excursions for snorkeling and try Pal Mar Estate Beach Club. I read a number of reviews and figured it was worth a shot. We have gone on 4 cruises now and always done the cruise line sponsored excursions and without a hesitation this is by far the best thing we have done. Pal Mar was nice, clean, very quiet and the staff was beyond awesome. One of the most relaxing times we have had. The Pico de Gallo was fresh and hand made and fantastic....my son wont touch tomatoes and such and he ate it all up...wonderful! The snorkeling was a lot of fun and we saw tons of fish, starfish, coral, etc. and even a Moray eel. Very cool and spooky too to be honest. We had a blast and would do it again in a heartbeat. With cab fare both ways, Pal Mar admission, 4 beers for me and two sodas for my son along with chips and Pico we spent only 65$. We snorkeled for almost 4 hours....exhausted but a blast! We must have seen at least 8 excursion trips come through the area we were at and they are there maybe 45 min to an hour and gone. It would have cost us 3 times what we paid to do the ship excursion and we got to relax and snorkel all day. Can't recommend it enough and we will definitely be back when our next cruise stops in Cozumel. Thank you so much for your hospitality!! M. Schomaker-Feb. 2015 ~ Elk River, MN USA


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