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We visited this beach off season in April, when it was around 21 degrees and too cold to swim in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
christinaf695
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Yokohama, Japan
Cold and windy and beautiful.

This is no spring break beach! Super wild and beautiful st the end of March. Go up to the torii and... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2019
MarkR583
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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this beach off season in April, when it was around 21 degrees and too cold to swim in. Nevertheless, we had a nice walk along the beach and enjoyed a picnic there, watching the surfers and enjoying the quiet. The water is very...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank christinaf695
Reviewed April 15, 2019

We went in mid April when the weather was still quite cool and so the beach was not really suitable for swimming and was quite empty with only a few people around. However, there were some people surfing the waves. As it was evidently low...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ChiaSinSin
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

This is no spring break beach! Super wild and beautiful st the end of March. Go up to the torii and watch the waves come smashing in. Lovely!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MarkR583
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

If you like beach and you also enjoy onsen. Come to this place. It is a small beach town which is deserted during winter. But it is really charming to enjoy. Had some fresh seafood here and the soft white sand beach is really quite...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ccfchew_23
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Not like a beach in Kamakura, you can find a very soft white sand beach here with lots of surfers, clean water, 7-11 and parking just located across the street, it's a nice beach to enjoy a sunny day.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Tracy R
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Coming from a country of long white sandy beaches, this was nothing special. But for those who do not hail from such backgrounds, this is a very pretty white sandy beach. I didn't see any lifeguards (perhaps I missed them) so please watch your children...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mobetrotter
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Unfortunately when we came in June it was really too cold to have a proper swim in the sea, but the family and the young kids enjoyed the sand and spent a good 1-2 hours there anyway to play. The water looked pretty clean as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nn3388
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Best beach ever the place is so beautiful and the sand is perfect if you want to relax and enjoy the sun this is the best place

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank agleya2019
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Beach is awesome with very clean water n white sand. We ver lucky to have rain which added to the fun. If u r coming by car ,Parking lots closes by 5 . Also showers attached to parking lot .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pjbafna
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

A great beach for families. The water is fairly still with only tiny waves. Beautiful white sands. A lot of college age students also come here. Many of the hotels provide breakfast and dinner as part of the plan. So if you need to eat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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