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Address: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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6-Day Surf Vacation in San Juan del Sur from Managua
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Beautiful bay sunsets

Enjoy the locals playing a soccer or volleyball game at sunset! with the boats in the distance and glowing clouds, you will be blown away almost everydday!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Granted San Juan bay is beautiful from the 'misericordia de Jesus' viewpoint... but in regards to swimming in the bay, don't, it's dirty and smelly. But why not just head either 20 minutes north or south to any of the actual beaches that San Juan has to boast!

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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoy the locals playing a soccer or volleyball game at sunset! with the boats in the distance and glowing clouds, you will be blown away almost everydday!

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Thank BIGT514
Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the afternoon at this beach, once we got settled in our AirBnB. It was perfect walking distance and absolutely beautiful. Soft sand beach, perfect temperature water, sand volleyball court, and plenty of restaurants/bars on the water.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely views, friendly people and decent prices.... what's not to love? The beach in town is good for swimming and surfing beaches are not far away.

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Sedona, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach is really clean and the water warm! I was able to leave my stuff unattended while I am swam and didn't worry about it being stolen. The view is gorgeous and plenty of restaurants on the beach front if you get hungry. Not the best spot for surfing as the waves are low but perfect for relaxing!

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Saltillo, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we walk at the beach, people very friendly, and good food at the restaurant that are in the front beach.

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El Paso, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Bring the kids, bring the booze, bring the boogie boards, bring the... whatever you want. It's perfect for all of those things and the bars and restaurants along the beach offer all kinds of food and drinks at any price point.

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Thank dawidio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

When staying in the village, we walked on the beach a few times. It is nice, but nothing really special.

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Thank Kasper H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice beach in San Juan del Sur. Plenty restaurants etc. along it to have your refreshments etc. Not too crowded even in the weekend.

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I liked it a lot, it's a nice place in the Pacific Ocean with very nice beaches ideally for swimming and surfing The town is well served ... It's still manageable but Americans and investments are coming very fast ... A good or a bad thing I suggest Maderas beach and playa Hermosa

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