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Beautiful black sand beach. Not busy with people and a great place to walk along the beach. Not... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2019
jessicadG4271GY
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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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Spectacular beach

Gorgeous beach, perfect for long walks and jogs. Easy access from Beso del Viento. You may be the... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2019
passkey
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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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Reviewed August 2, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful black sand beach. Not busy with people and a great place to walk along the beach. Not good for swimming.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

Gorgeous beach, perfect for long walks and jogs. Easy access from Beso del Viento. You may be the only ones there.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank passkey
Reviewed April 26, 2019

This dark sand beach was nearly deserted over Semana Santa (Easter week). It's clean and goes on forever.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Seasick2013
Reviewed March 29, 2019

We stayed in a beach rental for 10 days. This is a remote beach with miles of unpopulated shoreline; Warm waves, gorgeous sunsets and sand dollars await you. Raw and remote. A perfect place to unwind and relax. Don't expect many people or attractions. This...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Endless black sand beach with barely a sole in sight. Water is always warm, soft sand that goes on for miles. Tidal swing of over 100’ but never go too far out as the currents are strong either way the tide is going.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank themarkel
Reviewed January 1, 2019

It was a lovely feature to our hotel stay at Hotel Beso Del Viento. I wouldn't come here for swimming or surfing because of the undertow. Beautiful sunrises and sunsets.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank naomiscottwellness
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Really big, quiet, isolated beach. Plenty of parking, decent restaurant across the street, a hidden find!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jay t
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Palo Seco beach is isolated and remote along a bumpy dirt road with foreboding abandoned unfinished buildings with gang tags. To get to Palo Seco there is only one way in, through an impoverished town even by C.A. standards. There are beggers / addicts that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Rodney B
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Isolated and beautiful. We enjoyed this Beach on our own. Easy to find but rough road going in. Picnic tables and parking area available. This was one of the highlight of our CR trip.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank chareer2017
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Palo Seco beach is one of my favourite. We stayed in Manuel Antonio, but drove to Palo Seco every couple of days. Almost not a soul there. This is the place where you can be undisturbed and blend with nature. The best place in Costa...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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drhurst2016
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Response from tyfairclough | Reviewed this property |
Driving down there is only really 3 choices. 2 Hotels, I stayed at the Clandestino, it was truly fantastic. The other hotel ( I forget it name) or further down there I drove past some holiday let homes.
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