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Beautiful, Big Beach - Great for everyone

This beach is huge, wide, level, with beautiful sand and surf. Great for walking, playing and has... read more

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Beautiful Beach

We spent 2 days/1 night at Playa Hermosa. What a beautiful spot! Fabulous high & low tides. The... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is huge, wide, level, with beautiful sand and surf. Great for walking, playing and has many trees for shade. Good restaurant.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lucite
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Coming from Florida with some of the best beaches in the world, consider this review with that in mind. It was a beach with small huts and hammocks for shade and relaxing. The restaurant served on the beach, the food was average but a little...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

We spent 2 days/1 night at Playa Hermosa. What a beautiful spot! Fabulous high & low tides. The buildings are very nice. I stayed in an ocean view room - equipped with 2 fans, king size bed, huge shower (the lights weren't working in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank C W
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Playa Hermosa was my absolute favourite beach in the area of San Juan del Sur. You have to pay an entrance fee since it's a private beach but it's definitely worth it. It has hammocks and deck chairs for anybody to use and a restaurant...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Andrea J
Reviewed May 20, 2018

I was on a solo trip, and during the day this has many travelers from San Juan Del Sur enjoying the beach amenities. In the evening the groups of people return to their individual accommodations either elsewhere or in town. There is a downside and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ian L
Reviewed April 24, 2018

NOTE: great place to eat, drink and take surf lessons. Long dirt road leads to a wonderful beach where you can spend a relaxing day there. You can do take surf lessons for $US 25 and a great 1 hr body massage for $US 40,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Matrix275
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Super private, totally relaxing. Great for surfing, swimming, sunbathing or just relax by the beach with a nice cold beer. This is why we keep coming back to Hermosa ❤️

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jennycarrion
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Wonderful calm beach. Great place to sun, hammock, get lunch, drinks. Beautiful views. We were told if we only had time for one beach in San Juan del sur area go here -we believe they were right

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Just a beautiful relaxing beach that is hidden away and not overrun by people. You can eat and drink as well as relax in hammock, play volleyball and swim in the surf. Much better than the main beach in San Juan del Sur.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MaddieH33
Reviewed March 31, 2018

What's not to like. Easily accessible about 7km south of San Juan Del Sur this kilometre long beach is busy if it has 50 people on it! Perfect for long walks along the beach, particularly check out the northern headland with its lava tubes, or...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Cecilia M
March 13, 2018|
Response from amovablefeast | Reviewed this property |
Take a cab and arrange for them to pick you up. Or beach shuttle.
March 2, 2018|
Response from acehelicopterpilot | Reviewed this property |
I did see shuttles from SJDS to Hermosa so I assume they go back as well We took a cab, it was about $15