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Address: 45 kms from the town of Santa Cruz, Costa Rica
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USD 138.00*
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ATV Tour and Surf Lesson from Playa Hermosa- Coco
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One Day Beach Tour: ATV and Sailing Catamaran at Flamingo Beach

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Given a bad reputation, no idea why!

We are staying in Brasilito as part of our honeymoon trip. We chose the area as it was described as 'local', which is what we want when we travel abroad...if we didn't, I don't... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 January 2017
JoPullan
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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385 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I guess that when you go on holidays and the place you stayed at is not what you expected or is simply awful, you will not share it with your friends, on social media, blogs, etc. No, you'll pretend you had a good time! That's why I trusted what I read about this place: a non assuming pretty little beach... More 

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Thank Aralya
Pilton, United Kingdom
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269 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been travelling around Costa Rica including visits to many of its totally undeveloped and stunning southern beaches, arrival at Brasilito was a shock! We certainly don't agree that this place has charm and a local feel. In fact, the whole place was a mess, with endless quads, trucks and cars rumbling noisily through on route to playa conchal. The... More 

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Thank WaterwaysExplorer
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Playa Brasilito is a totally underrated beach. I found the waves excellent for body surfing and the beach quiet and untouristy. If you walk North on the beach there is a completely quiet area with a little island out front you can swim out to. Yes the water has sand in it and doesn't look as clean as the water... More 

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Thank Eddie W
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61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We are staying in Brasilito as part of our honeymoon trip. We chose the area as it was described as 'local', which is what we want when we travel abroad...if we didn't, I don't see why we would bother travelling! So we arrived in Brasilito. What was nice was that the restaurants, bars, houses were typical Costa Rican generally, and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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47 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

By far, the prettiest, least crowded and widest beach we explored in Guanacaste. Had a rental car, so went to

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Lenoir City, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

There are beach experiences and then there's this. We drove up to a small cove with crystal clear water. There are hundreds of fish available to view with snorkel and views on all sides above water. We chose a canopy with six chairs for $20 and an hour in, a plate with a lobster and two huge fish were presented.... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

The beach in front of the town is just average. It struck me as dirty and the water is not very clear. It is not far to a much prettier beach, either Conchal to the south or north to Playa Flamingo.

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Marcy
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97 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This beach and small village are simple and pure. You truly have no worries here. A few outdoors cafes and small vendors. Extremely appreciative for your business.

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Norfolk, Nebraska
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38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped by Brasilito and Conchal to do some horse back riding. Our tour guides name was Jose Matagalpa. He didn't speak English but luckily we know Spanish. He gave us a discount on a two hour tour from Brasilito to Conchal and back. We stopped at a restaurant mid point and had a few beers and soft drinks. We even... More 

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Hawthorne, New Jersey
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92 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Brasilito is a great little town just next to Playa Conchal. It has a nice beach, plenty of shops and unique restaurants. It is well worth the time to investigate during your stay

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