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Address: 97.5 de la Panamericana Sur, Asia, Peru

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Snobish place - but also a Peruvian "reality"

This beach shows you a very different "Peru" as it shows you only the wealthy and beautiful people. The beach is a (yes, sure, beautiful) gated community and even parents let... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
Silvia E
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Darmstadt, Germany
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and relaxing beach. The sunset was gorgeous. A nice place to go with family and friends to relax. Lots of nice restaurants and night life.

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Darmstadt, Germany
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620 reviews
165 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This beach shows you a very different "Peru" as it shows you only the wealthy and beautiful people. The beach is a (yes, sure, beautiful) gated community and even parents let personnel push their babies' strollers (hey, it is 2016, not 1900!?!). The whole "town" has many shops and restaurants. The whole is not a reflection of Peru...but as a... More 

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Lima, Peru
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It's great if you want to stay for the summer with your family. You have to rent a house in a condominium. Only a couple of hotels. The condominiums in Asia are expensive but safe and complete. They have inside pools, parks, some have restaurants, and nearby have the Boulevard Asia department store, where you can find restaurants,stores, discos. The... More 

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Thank voalcoachingperu
Lima Region, Peru
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689 reviews
257 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

one hour from Lima, just for locals , to much alcohol and crazy young people, I wont go back, and I dont recommend , there are much better places , few km more you can visit Paracas, incredible hotels, fun , freedom, nice water sports and nice people, not snoby at all!!

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2 Thank Alex d
Miami, Florida
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55 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This beach community which is about one hour away from Lima has many upscale private homes and a center for clubs and restaurants. It is not a destination for tourists and you should only go as a side trip with a local.

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1 Thank mesterfoo
New York City, New York
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73 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Asia is more of a Limenos weekend attraction for people who want some beachtime R&R, than a tourist destination, with most people renting villas at the many private enclaves (we stayed at Sol y Mar). Big, wide expanses of beach that feel almost desert-like and there is often a haze, but the sunsets can be awesome. Super quiet during the... More 

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3 Thank Rebecca R
Lima, Peru
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483 reviews
233 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2015

This beach and its sorroundings is really nice, but you need to be a local guy to appreciate it and enjoy it. If you are a guest of a friend do not miss it, if not, do not waste your time.

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Thank xochitl
Lima, Peru
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39 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Nice beach in Asia but the rest of the place is not so good. It's mostly a group of gated communities on the beach with no beach access for non-property holders and the main attraction seems to be a cheesy shoppy mall.

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1 Thank ajneale
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111 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

We recently tried to visit Playa Asia based mainly on recommendations from other Tripadvisor contributors only to find that there is no public beach there! We even stopped to ask some police officers where there was a spot to swim, and they replied that there was not a safe location in that area due to crime. What a disappointment considering... More 

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1 Thank Krista H
Santiago, Chile
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31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

I went to cayma for second time this february, the asia boulevard has a sort of places to shopping, to eat, to drink and to dance, the beach has a medium waves but run, excellent for bodyboard and some days for surfing, the girls are beautifull, ideal for surfers and young people. Come on and live our own experience!!

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Thank samuel p

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