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“God Surf spot” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Playa Hermosa

Playa Hermosa
Playa Hermosa, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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panama city
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“God Surf spot”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Nice waves and a good location to stay on a sunny day!! Rent a board and put on a load of sunscreen ;) Love Playa Hermosa

Visited September 2012
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San José, CR
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Amazing”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

The right place to enjoy the sun, sand, surf, wind and peace.

It's not crowded; you’ll relax your mind and body, people are very friendly.

Visited May 2012
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RI
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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“Our favorite beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

Wonderful soft sand, nicer than Playa Santa Teresa. Not very crowded in the off-season, had it pretty much to ourselves.

Visited October 2012
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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“Beautiful beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

Beach was not over populated, had great waves for beginners and intermediate surfers, and was very clean. Definitely worth the taxi ride to get to!

Visited August 2012
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Texas
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“Favorite beach in the area!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

This is a great beach for many reasons...very few tourists, great surf w/fewer rocks, best snorkeling spot in the Santa Teresa area, sea turtle hatching spot, tide pools for relaxing in the water w/o getting pounded by waves. Occasionally have beach parties here late at night or during full moon. Early in the morning, you're likely to be the only person in sight. This beach definitely lives up to its name (hermosa = beautiful)!

Visited August 2012
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