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“Loved it here!” 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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Fort Worth, Texas
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63 reviews 63 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
“Loved it here!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Loved spending the day here! Rented some boogie boards for $8 at del soul and had a blast in the waves. The beach is HUGE. There were security guards at the parking area and we were able to leave our bags and stuff in the car without worry. Watched some surfers for awhile. Overall it was just a lovely day!

Visited June 2013
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Boulder, Colorado
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“great for swimming and beginning surfers”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

gorgeous, sandy bottom with few rocks and gentle waves, we took a taxi from Santa Teresa twice and had them come pick us up. Both drivers were right on time.

Visited June 2013
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Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
“Beautiful sandy beach.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Beach is nice and flat, good surfing and verrrry peaceful. Just a five minute drive from Santa Teresa.

Visited June 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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“the beach of your dreams”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

This beach is EMPTY and stunning. Don't forget your sunscreen! A little tricky to find, but well worth the trip.

Visited March 2013
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Portland, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Watch out for thieves!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Gorgeous beach with a nice beach break. Be aware of rip currents and thieves. Don't leave anything in your car. It is guaranteed it will be gone.

Visited April 2013
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