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“A paradise for any tourist visiting Costa Rica!” 5 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, Outdoors
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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.
Heredia, Costa Rica
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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“A paradise for any tourist visiting Costa Rica!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

A walk on the forest, watching deer, monkeys, iguanas, slooths and racoons! and then get into this amazing white-sanded and blue-waters place... any tourist will love being visiting this paradaise within Costa Rica!

Visited May 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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“Beautiful beach”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

It was a great way to end our trip - spent that time on the beach our last afternoon in this area to watch the sun go down. You can rent chairs along the beach. Prices vary. Be careful who you pay and don't leave valuables alone on this beach.

Visited February 2013
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High Point, North Carolina, United States
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“Beautiful beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

The beach was beautiful. We visited in May and there were not a lot of people. Monkeys and racoons try to steal peoples' bags and provide a lot of entertainment in the process!

Visited May 2013
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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“Great beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

This is a stunning beach inside the national park. Once you are past the entrance and crowds of tour groups blocking the entrance, it takes around 20 minutes to walk to the beach.

The beach is a cove with jungle up to the edges. There is lots of wildlife around, lizards, iguanas raccoons and monkeys will all appear as you laze on the beach, however the larger animals will eye up your stuff to steal if you don't keep an eye on it!

Bring food and water as these cant be purchased once inside the park

Visited April 2013
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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“It'sd Gorgeous and Alive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Gorgeous setting and lot's of activities as well with the locals hanging out with their trucks etc and the scotch...they love their scotch here.

Visited February 2013
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