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Address: 15 Km de Cobano | 15 Km de Cobano, 60111, Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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Surf is king (and queen) here

Really enjoyed our trip to Santa Teresa. What can you say about a beautiful place with beautiful people and animals everywhere? Traveling the main road can be tricky as everyone... read more

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Valerie M
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Woody Creek
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9 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really enjoyed our trip to Santa Teresa. What can you say about a beautiful place with beautiful people and animals everywhere? Traveling the main road can be tricky as everyone gets around on 4 wheelers, motorcycles, bicycles, feet and, of course, cars/trucks. (Friendly) dogs everywhere, beautiful surf, sunsets, etc. Can't wait to return.

Thank Valerie M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of energy and diversification with many different types of people from different countries (most of them young local surfers though). Really impressive for europeans like us to see the giant waves hitting the beaches and the many surfers. Lots of hip bars/cafes. The place is very dry though with a lot of dust everywhere from the gravel roads. We... More 

Thank Ken A
Chonburi, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved Playa Santa Teresa. We stayed in Casa Marbella for 1.5 weeks and spent alost every day on the beach and near the ocean. It is nice to have a nice hotel to go back to after a day a the beach. Most of our time there was spent surfing, not really for sunbathing.

Thank Estherjwills
Montreal, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Santa Teresa is a small town and there is not a lot to do besides surfing. It is hard to enjoy the beach if you don't surf as the waves are to strong to swim. You can still go in the water, but with the waves and all the surfers, you won't be able to relax. Also, it gets VERY... More 

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

What a gem! I wish i could stay :-) Amazing beach, friendly people and lots of good food and drinks. Watch the sunset!

Thank erikaerka
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Consistent pumping surf, beautiful friendly people - good vibes all round and a tropical paradise means that I WILL return one day :)

Thank Jay-Meerkat
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Reviewed March 12, 2017

You can easily spend multiple days on this beach: when the sun goes up, grab a surfboard from any surf shop nearby and head for the waves. Grab a drink every now and then from the idyllic restaurants. Read a book, relax, sunbathe, hang out with friends. If your dream is to ride a horse on a beach here it... More 

Thank Aleksi H
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Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Everything was amazing! The food was delicious and the tourist attractions were very affordable and didn't make us feel like tourist we felt like we belonged there. This is a place I will definitely attend again but this time with family.

Thank VictoriaAlpert
Encinitas, California
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9 reviews
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Reviewed March 9, 2017

Another fantastic Costa Rica beach sppt with great restaurants and bars nestled along the inviting Pacific coast line. Great surf, safe beaches, cold beer...start your trip at Banana Beach. Doesn't get much better than this.

Thank JHG760
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Great beach to watch surfers at high tide and to watch the sunset. Lots of surf camps. Not such a eat place if you want to swim in the sea.

Thank just1backpack

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