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Nice beach. North end is less busy.

Park at the Buena Vista hotel (2000 colones/day) and you will have immediate access to the less... read more

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Ed W
Maui, Hawaii
Nice beach

Beach located close to the entrance to Manuel Antonio national park. Good place for swimming... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
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Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio, Quepos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

Park at the Buena Vista hotel (2000 colones/day) and you will have immediate access to the less busy part of the beach - but you can still rent beach chairs, get food and drink etc. Walking up and down the beach is nice as the...More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Beach located close to the entrance to Manuel Antonio national park. Good place for swimming surfing and relaxing.

Thank JaroslavNecas
Reviewed September 6, 2018

What can I say. Seeing this beach was awe-inspiring.Just sit down there, look out, and feel your blood pressure drop!

Thank Davefromwis
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We walked down to this beach from our hotel and it was so empty and stunning! This is one long Beach that goes all the way to near the entrance of Manuel Antonio National Park; but my advice is, don’t go over to that side!...More

1  Thank 475kaylinv
Reviewed July 16, 2018

We contacted Blue Horizons which is a small company who does a beach "concierge" service where they pick you up at your house or hotel, set up a shade and chairs on the beach and arrange for beach side drinka nd food service. Jorge and...More

1  Thank bearlewine
Reviewed July 9, 2018

wonderful park, well organized, great guide for a tour rich in botanicals & animals look. Book your entry & guide tour or arrive early on site (8-9am) to avoid hot hours & have more silence & animals to be seen

Thank BeaShapira
Reviewed June 14, 2018

This is a public beach close to the park. We rented 2 lounge chairs, table and an umbrella for about $15/day. The sand is dark but soft. The water is warm and clean. We also ordered drinks/cocktails from the person who rents the chairs. We...More

1  Thank wildorchid99
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Beautiful beach. go to the north part if you want less crowds This is the main beach of MA area, outside of the park (ie you don't have to pay to use it) :) We loved it for our week stay up the hill -...More

Thank YaFi
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Coming through Manuel Antonio city, wauuu that's amazing place. Closer you get to Manuel Antonio park entrance, there are full of restaurants aside the road. Coming down of the hill, there is the first parking and one restaurant. We actually didn't park there, but we...More

2  Thank Maruša F
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

We found this after we decided Playa Biesanz was to small and crowded. Just the next cove south it is much larger with nice sand and shade. Take access road between The Mariposa Hotel turn left before The Makanda. Good dirt road to trees and...More

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April 20, 2018|
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Response from bizgrrl | Reviewed this property |
I recommend having food and drink at one of the places right on the beach, while watching the sunset. You can rent a hammock. That was great.
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Response from Enrique T | Reviewed this property |
Trash left by Tourist and locals.