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Picture Perfect beach-but beware topless sun bathers

We loved this beach once we discovered it. It's more difficult to get to, thus the reason it isnt... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
Heather C
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Wasilla, Alaska
The only place to be!

This ended up being our beach of choice - went there approximately 12 times. Beach is only about... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
Michaelgoalie
,
Saskatoon
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“small beach” (2 reviews)
“rocks” (5 reviews)
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Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

We loved this beach once we discovered it. It's more difficult to get to, thus the reason it isnt crowded at all. To access you walk down a steep hill, no stairs, but a dusty trail. You can also access from the Bacocho side. The...More

Thank Heather C
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

This ended up being our beach of choice - went there approximately 12 times. Beach is only about 200 yards in length but seems bigger. A crowded day there had about 15 people. It is the place to be if you piece and quiet. Never...More

2  Thank Michaelgoalie
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

the trail in is pretty steep as is the beach. you have to be a decent swimmer to go in the water because you will be in over your head rather quickly,.strong backwash.the beach is pretty nice and not too crowded. good place to watch...More

Thank dana s
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

I would recommend going to Playa Coral after 4:00 as there is not a lot of shaded areas. This beach is great for swimming and is not overcrowded.

Thank nicoletravel2
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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Peaceful beach that is a small hike to get to. Be aware of the waves. They can get very strong and overwhelming. Not suitable swimming for children.

1  Thank Hanna O
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Reviewed January 19, 2018

Very nice spot, beautiful water, and refreshing on a very warm day. Easy to get to, food and drink just a walk away

Thank Sheldon P
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Reviewed December 12, 2017

Great little beach with a short hike down The hike is easy for those in shape but moderate for those less so. Swimmable beach but with bigger waves/ breaks than Playa Carrizalillo the few times we visited. No services but that's what makes it quiet...More

Thank TenaciousLD
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Reviewed November 22, 2017

A small beach tucked in the rocks with great photo oportunities. This is quiet except for the sound of the surf.

Thank Terry E
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Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Playa coral is a hidden paradise, very few people come here because there are almost no restaurants or services. But you can come loaded with water and snacks to snuggle away with your partner. These days there is an old hotel which has a little...More

3  Thank cloe m
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Reviewed May 21, 2017

Not easy to find the way to reach it but this beach is very nice.. alost no one in may ... and some natural shadow Great place

Thank David I
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