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Gorgeous Beach

Visit this beach in the early morning and it is just breathtaking. It goes on for miles in both... read more

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Lauren C
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Wonderful beach

Wonderful beach on the pacific coast. The beach was spacious as there was few people. One of the... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2019
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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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It's a lovely beach, but nothing stands out and the shops and restaurants are way over priced. I spent 10 days in Costa Rica and only the last 3 were at the beach. Typically I prefer a tropical beach vacation, but this trip the jungle...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visit this beach in the early morning and it is just breathtaking. It goes on for miles in both directions, untouched. The restaurant and bar opens late morning and serves lunch and dinner. The food and cocktails are great.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Wonderful beach on the pacific coast. The beach was spacious as there was few people. One of the best beaches in the San Juan Del Sur region.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 7 February 2019 via mobile

Beautiful beach and great waves. Only downside is the surf board rentals are old and have been repaired many times. My friend rented a beginner styrofoam surf board and it broke in half after a couple waves. The owner said it was our fault and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jameson A
Reviewed 8 December 2018

This beach is huge, wide, level, with beautiful sand and surf. Great for walking, playing and has many trees for shade. Good restaurant.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Lucite
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Coming from Florida with some of the best beaches in the world, consider this review with that in mind. It was a beach with small huts and hammocks for shade and relaxing. The restaurant served on the beach, the food was average but a little...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank wrldtrvlr3341
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We spent 2 days/1 night at Playa Hermosa. What a beautiful spot! Fabulous high & low tides. The buildings are very nice. I stayed in an ocean view room - equipped with 2 fans, king size bed, huge shower (the lights weren't working in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank C W
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Playa Hermosa was my absolute favourite beach in the area of San Juan del Sur. You have to pay an entrance fee since it's a private beach but it's definitely worth it. It has hammocks and deck chairs for anybody to use and a restaurant...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I was on a solo trip, and during the day this has many travelers from San Juan Del Sur enjoying the beach amenities. In the evening the groups of people return to their individual accommodations either elsewhere or in town. There is a downside and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ian L
Reviewed 24 April 2018

NOTE: great place to eat, drink and take surf lessons. Long dirt road leads to a wonderful beach where you can spend a relaxing day there. You can do take surf lessons for $US 25 and a great 1 hr body massage for $US 40,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Cecilia M
13 March 2018|
Response from amovablefeast | Reviewed this property |
Take a cab and arrange for them to pick you up. Or beach shuttle.
3 March 2018|
Response from acehelicopterpilot | Reviewed this property |
I did see shuttles from SJDS to Hermosa so I assume they go back as well We took a cab, it was about $15