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“lots of shops”(14 reviews)
This often crowded beach features white sand and turquoise waters.
Highway 5, Sosua 57600, Dominican Republic
+1 809-571-4808
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sosua Beach was beautiful. My family enjoyed spending the day here. Not overly crowded. Yes there are vendors selling stuff but once we declined they did not bug us again. Would definitely come back again!

Thank 738rinam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love to go to Sosua beach, just to watch the people. There is so much going on, especially on the weekends. There are lots of little shops, all selling the same thing, lots of places to eat and greatr views and greatr swimming. I...More

1  Thank Ray-of-Sunsine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful beach, clear waters. Pay for your beds/umbrellas . Drinks and food available on the beach. Vendors close by if you want to shop!

1  Thank Nicole P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of restaurants Not so clean beach Waves Closes at 8 AM expensive food No toilets Ok to visit Loud music

Thank 475maritab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful beach with a backdrop of mountains in the distance. Beautiful sunsets. Wide variety of local restaurants serving all kinds of food. I particularly liked the Jamaican restaurant, Mosha's serving all kinds of authentic Jamaican food.Can be crowded on weekends but it's a pretty big...More

Thank Zlego
Reviewed 24 October 2018

This beach is Gorgeous. Water is soooo clear. You can even see little fishes. I really loved this beach.

1  Thank Maria B
Reviewed 19 October 2018

We have been to Sosua Beach several times the past few weeks, glad to see the beach expanded, gained around 20% extra sand, more shallow areas for kids. Also many of the restaurants and bars have been renovated (still more to do the same). Places...More

2  Thank GoldenTreasures
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Fun pristine, I felt safe while there, but be aware of peddling and many people in the beach during the weekends.

2  Thank franklinaf
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I try to visit non-touristy places when I travel for long periods of time because I really want to experience the culture and see life from a locals perspective as much as that’s possible with my limited time and lack of awareness of many unspoken...More

Thank sanyikac
Reviewed 2 October 2018

i really enjoy walking on this beach trying out different types of food that they have to offer. Haitian creole food, Jamaican food, Dominican food and they also sell pizza on the beach. Please the seafood is offfff the hook . lol

Thank Jerard W
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14 November 2018|
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Response from Ellaimo | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The bay is extremely protected. The coral is non existent when I was there in 7/18’ but there is plenty of interesting fish life. Squid ,morays, trigger fish, frog fish. Outside the bay they take tours. I actually had a... More
9 April 2018|
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Response from davelJ7052UP | Reviewed this property |
It takes about 40 to 50 min about to get from terminal to Sosua beach. There is two or three ways to enter the beach. One is through the city of Sosua and another is from the main road walk down a stairway to get there and... More
9 April 2018|
Response from Ellen G | Reviewed this property |
Sure, it would take about an hour with normal traffic. Playa Sosua is a small beach with a lot of small beach shack type shops, restaurants, bars - and generally a fair number of people. It is nice white sand, but it is not... More