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Address: Quepos, Costa Rica
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A clothing-optional gay beach.

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Best beach!!

We found this beach on recommendation of our waiter at the Issimo Suites. We arrived at 8:30 a.m. and found only 3 other people on the beach at this time!! It was like our own... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Suzanne K
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Hudsonville, Michigan
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Hudsonville, Michigan
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35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this beach on recommendation of our waiter at the Issimo Suites. We arrived at 8:30 a.m. and found only 3 other people on the beach at this time!! It was like our own private beach!! The sand was nice and the area was clean. Very quiet and relaxing. You can drive your car right onto the beach if... More 

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Thank Suzanne K
Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While looking for a restaurant on our shoddy GPS on our costa rican honeymoon, we were taken down the dusty downhill road to this beach by mistake. (Warning: you definitely definitely need a 4WD vehicle to scale the hill). It was sunset so we stayed. One of the best evenings we had; park right on the beach and stroll the... More 

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1 Thank Cait W
Avon, Colorado
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

This area is a 10 minute stroll down the beach but usually less crowded and a great surfing spot. Not many restaurants all the way down so bring some food and drinks.

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1 Thank Kathryn P
Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

I was told this is where the filmed Jurassic park. Awesome beach. You have to see this place one time while you're here. The water was gorgeous you don't need a flotation device because there is so much salt water you just float.

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3 Thank lawless68
Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

we went onto several beaches in Manuel Antonio but were lucky not to have been pursuesd by the raccoons that appeared almost everywhere stealing people's food, backpacks, belongings, and in one case, a woman's wallet!

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1 Thank Robert C
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

My husband and I had a great time during our visit to Costa and this was a little gem we discovered!!

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1 Thank Aubrey G
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The private beach of Playita was just beautiful! A lil castaway hideaway. The tourists don't know about it. You literally almost have paradise to yourself. <3

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4 Thank Aneta E E
Aurora, CO
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This used to be "THE GAY BEACH," but a development went up right behind the beach, so the character has greatly changed. It is still a nice spot, one of my favorite beaches around the world, but just know that it has changed - it is mostly utilized by families that stay at the hotel, and can sometimes be a... More 

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2 Thank DrJustino
New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Awesome beach spot, especially if you'd like to be a bit farther away from the tourist attractions. The jungle really meets the beach over here. I've been to this spot multiple times and always have an excellent experience with the jungle fauna and the ocean waves. -Saw the cutest sloth ever last time I was here and watching my boo... More 

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2 Thank Teekeemonster
Regina, Canada
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305 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We found this beach by accident when looking for a different beach. We had a car so we wound up driving right down onto the beach. You can park under the trees in the shade and have all of your snack and drinks in the car. My husband and I really enjoyed this beach. The swells were pretty big that... More 

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1 Thank Cheryl K

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