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Address: Jl. Raya Labuan KM. 10, Serang 42264, Indonesia

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Nice beach with Quiet Environemt

Been a first timer in Carita Beach. We stay at Sambolo Beach Bungalow. Nice place, if you don't expect modern and complete full furnish to stay. Quiet and calm as time stop in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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English first
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Been a first timer in Carita Beach. We stay at Sambolo Beach Bungalow. Nice place, if you don't expect modern and complete full furnish to stay. Quiet and calm as time stop in here. Recommended for writer, painter, people who needs to get away from city hectic style of life.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

The location is not far from Jakarta, which makes it a good weekend gateway for family vacation. Compared to Ancol, the beach is cleaner. The villa that we rented is nice. Fresh seafood completing a nice family vacation.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I came to this beach at 8 A.M and i think that's the best time to enjoy the breeze and the atmosphere. This beach offers a water sports experience and if your eyes are in good condition, you could see the legendary Krakatoa.

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County Meath, Ireland
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Every teenage boy and child will shout at you "Hello Mister" from their bike as it whizzes by. On the beach, people will stop and ask to take a photograph with you. If you are in a taxi in lebuan, people may gather around to take a look at you, practice their english, all for a bit of craic. On... More 

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Balikpapan, Indonesia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Carita Beach is well worth checking out especially the trip to Anak Krakatau. However to get there is a monumental task which requires the patience of Job. From Jakarta you can rent a car and driver to take you via the toll road and it's a reasonably quick trip depending on your timing. Plan to leave very early in the... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

The agent we booked with asserted that Carita beach is the best in Anyer area and arranged for our stay at the Lippo condo for one night...there was no proper food outlet around this place...looking at the utensils we dint feel like cooking in the room but we had no other choice...we just played at the beach and enjoyed seeing... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

We have depart from Jakarta, my wife house to Carita Beach. It took us around 3 hrs to arrive at our destination. But before that we have purchase a lot of food + junk food + indo mee + rice + can food = cook in the codo^^ The road towards Carita have been redo & it have been 120%... More 

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Singapore
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139 reviews 139 reviews
75 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

When we went last year, the beach was filled with weekenders travelling from Jakarta and other parts of Indonesia. It wasn´t blue skies and clear seas. It rained and we had to stay indoors most of the time. The company made up for it of course. The road towards Carita was not fantastic and my bless the soul of my... More 

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Avondale, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Carita Public Beach is an interesting adventure especially for an old bule. When we arrived I had to hide in our tinted window SUV but the observant gate keeper quickly spotted me, however, my Indonesian in-laws were soon able to negotiate a reasonable entrance fee. This is when the adventure began in full earnest. As I was hiding my electronics... More 

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Shanghai, China
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

It is said that Carita Beach is the closest decent beach to Jakarta, but this is misleading on several fronts. Firstly, it isn't a decent beach. Despite being some 120kms from the capital, the water is murky and full of garbage. It attracts enormous numbers of locals on major holidays and they seem to regard the Sunda Strait as one... More 

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Address: Address: Jl. Raya Labuan KM. 10, Serang 42264, Indonesia
Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Java  >  Banten Province  >  Serang

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