We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Avenida Costanera, Encarnacion 6000, Paraguay

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 69 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 35
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Well planned and loved by locals.

Ideal for families. Good room for running, biking, beach wandering, and just hanging out. No public bathrooms in sight or at least not obviously so.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
Scott B
,
Boulder, Utah
Add Photo Write a Review

69 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Boulder, Utah
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Ideal for families. Good room for running, biking, beach wandering, and just hanging out. No public bathrooms in sight or at least not obviously so.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

It was nice to see the sea when we arrived and a beach! Ok so its not an ocean or a sea but the effect was the same. The beach was clean and you were not harassed by people selling things too much. The water was clean but very shallow, a great place to sit and chill but not for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
130 reviews 130 reviews
37 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

A cool place to hang out in the bars and have a dip. Seeing Argentina on the other side is interesting. hop skip etc. there are public toilets here too. Its about 5 minutes walk from the main roads of Encarnation. beers are more expensive in these bars but the riverside views ere clean. a nice area compared to the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin Ireland
Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
45 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The beach is small and I think at weekends during the summer it is standing room only. Good restaurants and even better toilets

Was this review helpful? Yes
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Imagine being in the middle of the south america continent and suddenly you're at the beach.It's a small beach, but large enough to have a couple bars. The beach is at the Parana river.On de the other side you can see the argentinian city of Posadas. You're allowed to swim a couple inside the river, but not outside the marked... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Encarnacion, Paraguay
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

well the beach is nice, beautiful sunsets, but it is not comfortable since toilets can be improve it, and more trees are need to be plant...

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed San Jose Beach also viewed

 
Encarnacion, Itapua Department
Encarnacion, Itapua Department
 

Been to San Jose Beach? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from San Jose Beach staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?