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Address: 255 Gun Beach, Tumon, Guam 96911, Mariana Islands
Description: Everything except food and sunscreen is available at this beautiful beach...
Everything except food and sunscreen is available at this beautiful beach: grassy spots for games, a sandy stretch, great swimming, a playground and restrooms.
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Relaxing; Not Busy

This is a nice small-ish beach with a beautiful park. At least in April, it was not very busy. It's very easy to find parking here. I went here several times during my vacation.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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Daegu, South Korea
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Daegu, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This is a nice small-ish beach with a beautiful park. At least in April, it was not very busy. It's very easy to find parking here. I went here several times during my vacation.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We went there on the Saturday of the Easter weekend. We got there in the afternoon as we were on our way back from driving around the island. On the day the park was full of locals having a BBQ. We did not go into the water as it was very windy on the day we were there, and the... More 

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Hamden, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Had several hours free on my last day in Guam, so I quickly ran to abc store for some snorkel gear and went to ypao beach. You don't have to go far for some great beginner snorkeling. There are tons of fish in very shallow water and close to the beach. It was my first time snorkeling so i didn't... More 

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Dededo, Guam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Beautiful beach. Great place to swim and sand was not very rocky. You can walk barefoot if you want too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This park is located next to the Hilton Hotel in Tumon, Guam. The beach is great and not too crowded. If you're new to the area make sure you talk to a life guard about areas to swim since it can get dangerous at times. Their are pavilions and open fields which is great for people who want to relax... More 

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Sapporo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Lots of fish close to shore. If the tide is coming in then it is bit hard to get out to the corral where the fish are. Very nice for snorkeling as the access is so easy.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Ypao Beach is the beach where I went swimming when I was a kid, having grown up on Guam in the 70's. It was wonderful to see it again and to see that it hadn't changed all that much in almost 30 years. It's still as beautiful as ever. The coral sand may be a little rough for some people's... More 

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Ypao beach is a wonderful area especially if you're not looking to spend money to entertain yourself. The beach area is free to visit and it isn't restricted to specific hours like Ritidian Beach/Point is. I like to list pros and "warnings" for reviews. Please look below. First of all, I have been to Ypao beach many times. I currently... More 

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Salinas, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

it's a very nice beach with a lot local people hanging out there. it has picnic tables, a small park for kids, and a nice lawn. i like to jog along the beach every morning and stop at Ypao beach and swim. the water is usually calm and warm. i like this beach.

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I, my wife and my son went there twice during our five days vacation in Guam. We just love it.It's a very good place for snorkeling and swimming, and very QUIET.

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