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“Great Beach” 4 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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Winter Park, Colorado
2 reviews
“Great Beach”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

Good shade, very few rocks surfing great when tide is starting to go down. It costs about $2 round trip per person via taxi from Playa Carmen on a bumpy, dusty dirt road

Visited April 2013
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Victoria, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Breathtaking Beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Amazing beach that goes on for miles. Good surf and fairly quiet. Need a car or atv to get there but definitely worth a visit.

Visited January 2013
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Kit Carson, Colorado, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Great Beach, Safe Surf”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

My family with 3 kids loved this beach as it wasn't as rough as Santa Teresa and was really safe for surfing and swimming. We came here at sunset two times, so beautiful.

Visited March 2013
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Los Angeles, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“santa teresa is better”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

not a fan of the beach. they had terrible crime when we where there. no shade or services near by. long drive from santa teresa.

Visited December 2012
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Norfolk, Virginia
2 reviews
“great beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

This is a wonderful beach with good parking, great waves for all levels and is great for walking and collecting shells.

Visited March 2013
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