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“close, nice” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Playa Manuel Antonio

Playa Manuel Antonio
Pacific side, 6 kms south of Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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Type: Beaches
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Owner description: One of Costa Rica's most popular beaches, Playa Manuel Antonio frequently hosts parties and festivals, and it is an ideal destination for avid surfers.
Atlanta, Georgia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“close, nice”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Nice beach to sit or surf. The currents can be rather strong so stay close to the lifeguards. Lots of great shops near the restaurant that is on the beach.

Visited November 2012
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Binghamton, New York
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“Beautiful beach in an idyllic setting”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

Gentle waves and water that was perfect to cool down in without being cold. There were enough shady spots to accommodate those who are not sun worshippers.

Visited November 2012
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Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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“Great public beach.. very safe!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Visited this beach daily on my adventures to Manuel Antonio!!! Be sure to see "Butch" and let him get you food or drinks brought right to your chair.. enjoy the great surf and Amazing sunsets!!

Visited September 2012
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Fort Myers
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“Relatively clean beach that appears safe”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Leave your valuables at your hotel safe or put into trunk BEFORE you park at the beach. Good surfing. beautiful setting. Snacks and meals closeby.

Visited November 2012
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hollywood
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“Probably the most beautiful beach in CR”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

I've been to lots of CR beaches and this one is SICK! When you think of postcard tropical beauty this is it. Great surf, beautiful.

Visited November 2011
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