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Playa Santa Teresa

15 Km de Cobano, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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La Jolla, California
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104 reviews 104 reviews
40 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

We took our 6 children here to stay for 5 days. It was a great place to do many activities such as ATV, horseback riding, surfing, stand up paddleboard tour to Cabo Blanco Nature Preserve (if the waves aren't too big), waterfall hiking and swiming below them, ziplining, snorkeling at Tortuga Island, etc., and we found some excellent restaurants. It... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is a magical place. I definetly want to return here I'm skeeming this very moment of how I can make it happen. Yoga, Surf, Bike, ATV, Hike, full activities all day all the time. I feel like I did so much here yet there was still so much more to do. The beach is beautiful the beach bars are... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

White sand. Perfect water temperature. Never too crowded. Great surf. Breathtaking sunsets. NO HIGH-RISES spoiling the views... actually, very few beach front concrete buildings—it is mostly forest - beach - ocean. Friendly people. Safe, just like with any other place in Costa Rica. Be smart, don't leave your stuff around unattended and you will be fine. Don't do business with... More

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Dallas, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This beach is great to watch surfers, kick a soccer ball around or take a long walk. It keeps on going and going and the sunset views were out of this world! I learned to surf here and while the waves are pretty big I liked early morning or right before sunset to take the board out! The trees come... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
8 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Miles of pristine white sand beach. Even the surfers can't ruin the zen :) no matter when you go either it is morning afternoon or evening you will have a lot of beach property to yourself and a great relaxing time. Surf or sunbathe it is the place to do it

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Enjoyed watching the surfers and even having a go myself! Nice sand and fairly warm water, but not a swimming beach as to many waves!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

You can see why surfers love this beach. Perfect for surfing, sunning, with alcoves for swimming and snorkeling too. We love the rock formations that crop out of parts of the beach a low tide and the natural, warm tide pools. Beautiful!

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Cypress, Texas
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This beach, although gorgeous, is not for swimming. It sounds like a surfer's dream when the waves are in but on our day visit we saw no surfers. If you're a surfer, come on down! If you're there for sun and a slow paced beach day, probably should try another beach.

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Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The best beach in ST and one of the best places to set up your day with the shade trees. This beach will make you dream about ST.

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Seattle, WA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This beach is amazing. There are rock formation tide pools good for swimming, and the main beach has some of the best surfing in the world. Enjoy every sunset, they are breathtaking!

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