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Unlike any other beach

very cold waters but certainly worth the visit. there's alot of people on the beach who offer... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2013
lewy2388
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Jackson Heights, New York
Untouched Beauty

Having lived in Dominican Republic for 6 mos back in 1998, I can say the beach at San Rafael is... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2003
Scenic22766
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Rochester, NY
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27 Mar 2013
“Unlike any other beach”
21 Oct 2003
“Incredible Beauty”
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Reviewed 28 March 2013

very cold waters but certainly worth the visit. there's alot of people on the beach who offer cooked food but I can't say how good or bad it is. It's simply wonderful to look at the river flowing all the way into the beach. Be...More

Date of experience: March 2013
2  Thank lewy2388
Reviewed 22 October 2003

San Rafael absolutely took my breath away. There is a beautiful waterfall which falls onto rocks and forms an amazing turquoise natural swimming pool. The water is cold, which is a bit a bit of a novelty in the Dominican Republic. I swam there with...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2003

Having lived in Dominican Republic for 6 mos back in 1998, I can say the beach at San Rafael is beautiful. Don't know about accommodations, but there is a gorgeous stone beach (nice not to get sand on everything!) with amazing 10' swells at time....More

5  Thank Scenic22766
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