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Pretty beach on the north coast

Playa Grande was a wee bit crowded when we were there; I was surprised that waiters from the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
heyjudithz
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Knoxville, Tennessee
Very nice playa

In this playa, you will have a big sand canvas to play with. I truly like the play because you do... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
George S
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Claremont, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Playa Grande was a wee bit crowded when we were there; I was surprised that waiters from the establishments above the beach came down to take orders; very nice service. The beach was clean, which, unfortunately is not always the case in the D.R. Be...More

Thank heyjudithz
Reviewed 18 July 2018

In this playa, you will have a big sand canvas to play with. I truly like the play because you do not often fine this type of playa in the DR. Most playas have a very little sad area. Not here.

Thank George S
Reviewed 14 June 2018

This beach was very, very beautiful, especially later in the afternoon. The waves here are very strong, and there are rocks in the water in some places, so you need to be a bit careful, but it is so fun to swim in the waves....More

Thank TimHtrvrllr
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Came here during the week after taking a little expedition drive away from Sosua. Look for the sign off Hwy 5 that says "Public Beach Turn Here." That will bring you into the upper parking lot. Take the road down a winding, steep hill and...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Great clean beach compared to the rest of the area. The salesmen are not too pushy, but I don’t recommend the food. Just stick to the nice waves and beautiful sandy beach. Be sure to turn left upon arriving into the driveway and park at...More

Thank morgangirl6
Reviewed 10 April 2018

A very large and deep beach which is great if you are lookikngat going for a tan. The ocean bottom is sandy quite far out but is questionable for swimming in the winter months due to high waves and rip tides. Great for surfing. Most...More

Thank marlburoman
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Beautiful spot, great waves for surfing! Don't let them rip you off on the lounge rental. Great beach for walking & shell collecting.

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We took our 88 year old grandfather in a wheelchair to this beach and the local guys picked up the chair and brought him down so that he could enjoy a lobster lunch with rice and salad on the beach. We felt safe and the...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach with gold sand. Great for a long walk but also good for relaxation. Crystal clear water.

Thank Ewelina29
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We used to love this beach but it is not as wonderful as it used to be so we will likely not be using it as often anymore. They are deceptive in prices (our fish was charged by the pound but the menu does not...More

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WAYNE M
3 February 2017|
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Response from cps108 | Reviewed this property |
There is only one course near Playa Grande and it is extremely expensive ($400) and is semi private.
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riccotxtre
14 November 2016|
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Response from Isaac T | Reviewed this property |
Hey Riccotxtr, If you are not a member you are not able to play at this course.
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douglaslon r
29 December 2015|
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Response from Raven0013 | Reviewed this property |
you want to a hotel or BnB in Cabrera , it's only 10 minutes away and it is cheaper
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