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“Best beach” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Playa Hermosa

Playa Hermosa
Playa Hermosa, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Type: Beaches
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Lawrence, Kansas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
“Best beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

Our favorite beach in Santa Teresa. Tide pools in the mid-morning low tide are perfect for swimming and full of little critters - crabs, clown fish, etc. Good surfing spot. Not crowded at all. Families mostly.

Visited November 2012
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Reno, Nevada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful Beach, Great Surf”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

Beautiful beach with great surf! As the tides come in and out, you never have to worry because this particular stretch of beach is located in such a place that there is no reef or rocks at any tide! Just make sure a guide with some knowledge of the area shows you the correct places to surf.

This beach also has fantastic views of the coastline surrounding Playa Hermosa. Some of my best pictures from the whole trip were taken right here.

GO! It's paradise

Visited November 2012
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Wichita, Kansas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
“Beautiful!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

It was such a peaceful place to relax with my fiance. I'm glad we found the time to spend an afternoon here!

Visited May 2012
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Kitchener, Ontario
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15 reviews 15 reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“One of the best beaches in Costa Rica”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

This beach has it all, perfect sand amazing surf and safe enough for kids and beginners to swim and surf. Paradise

Visited November 2012
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panama city
2 reviews
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“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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