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Playa Rajada

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Address: La Cruz, Costa Rica

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Great beach, good snorkeling

Had a fun time snorkeling here. Check out both ends of the beach. Check out the pic of the other visitor we met on the beach,

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
John O

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a fun time snorkeling here. Check out both ends of the beach. Check out the pic of the other visitor we met on the beach,

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Visited the beach yesterday. Lots of people camping and enjoying the day. Nice whitish sand on a nicely shaped beach. A few people were fishing with snorkels off the rocks. Rough road to get there in my small car.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Bring food and drinks and spend the whole day relaxing here. And get there early and you might have this stunning beach all for yourself, specially during the green season. Just be careful with the slippery, muddy road.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Beautiful place in Guanacaste to be disconected... no cars, no people. Quiet, peace, fresh air in your face and wonderful view.

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Moretown, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Beautiful sand, good snorkeling, no one there, refreshing water, I highly recommend if you're in the area

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

A short drive from the resort Mareas and the kite schools along the dirt road this beach is a great place for sunset drinks or a swim in the ocean. Barely any other people and a spectacular place!

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Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

This is the best beach around nice sandy beach and the view for a sunset is beautiful. Safe for family and swimming.

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Avalon, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

My FAVORITE BEACH. I stay thre ALLL day!! We bring lunch, I hang my hammock. Its a great beach to swim at, walk around and explore. The sunsets are UNbelievable!! Everyone should have the pleasure visiting this beach!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015

The most beautiful beach in the area. And a great snorkeling too, especially if you are able to swim to the rocky outcrop on the right, with zero sediment, and 50+ fish species, and even some hard coral! Everything changes with the huge tide (over 8 ft where we were there) so go twice, with the low tide, and then... More 

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La Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

Ii love this beach , it has the most beautiful Sunsets i have ever seen. the water is mellow is a hiden treasure Beach

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