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A nice quiet place to spend some time with the family

This beach is a little bit down from Playa Punta Uva, which is our favorite beach in the world... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
hoffman5
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Toledo, Ohio
Fun beach

This is a relatively small beach with great sand and good surf. Appears to attract the younger... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
oxford2017
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Victoria, Canada
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25 Nov 2017
“A nice quiet place to spend some time with the family”
22 Feb 2017
“Fun beach”
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La playa no esta turísticamente desarollada, las puestas del sol desde allí son increibles. Desde el restaurante Puesta del Sol Dorada, cual ofrece comida tica deliciosa, se puede admirar. Enfrente la playa rocosa, mejor para banharse es la playa...more
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

This beach is a little bit down from Playa Punta Uva, which is our favorite beach in the world. Playa Manzanillo is almost as good. The water is a little less clear but still incredibly beautiful. The waves are fun to jump in, not enough...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a relatively small beach with great sand and good surf. Appears to attract the younger generation. Many boats run tours from the beach.

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This definitely is one of the loveliest beaches I have ever visited. Its better than a postcard. Clean water. Clean sand and very quite

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Manzanillo is one of best beaches in Costa Rica. It's Caribbean, so expect a lot of music, great food and lovely people. You will find some surfers and some spot at the beach where water is more relaxed so you can enter and have some...More

Thank Mohit S
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We cycled there from Puerto Viejo as a day trip. Nice sandy beach. On Sundays extremely busy with locals. At the end of the beach you can cross a bridge whee you can follow a trail for a few hundred meters bringing you to Miss...More

1  Thank Sofie v
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We went to Playa Manzanillo on the west coast of Costa Rica and on the southern end of the Nicoya Peninsula. We stayed in late July at Senderos de Paz in their Villa Pochote. www.vrbo.com/382586 What a wonderful week it was. We rented 4 wheelers...More

5  Thank Jonfo1969
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James W
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Response from Jonfo1969 | Reviewed this property |
The stretches of beach that I've seen between Playa Manzanillo to Santa Teresa are all sand and rock with no concrete walkways, stairs, etc. There were several spots that we were able to walk straight from road to beach... More
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