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This often crowded beach features white sand and turquoise waters.
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Highway 5, Sosua 57600, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot with lots of vendors and quaint bars and places to kick back and get a Presidente. There are lots of shops to look at and locals selling awesome food items, such as Oyster's, Shrimp, Fruit and local coffee, etc. You can hang out...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kynico817
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sosua Beach is far from the hustle & bustle of the bigger tourist filled beaches of the Dominican Republic The water is calm and blue as ice . Enjoy a drink or two from one of the many bars have some lunch from the many...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank chewsd2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love coming to Sosua Beach! 🏝 We have a great time every time we visit! 😎 Watching the sunset on the beach is a beautiful thing!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 170denaa
Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

My mom & I visited Sosua beach while staying in Cabarete. The water at Sosua is much prettier & much clearer, as well as being calm enough to swim. We loved the snorkeling there; however, the reef is about 100m out from the beach so...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank PaigeSeibert
Reviewed 3 August 2019

It is a beautiful beach and it was better as our hotel beach. We came here for several times. It is equipped with sunbeds and umbrellas. Due to the competitive situation, the prices for umbrellas and sunbeds are good. When you rent a sunbed with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank romanshorner
Reviewed 25 July 2019 via mobile

The water was nice & clear love it The sand could have been a little bit more leveled out but good time

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 22 July 2019 via mobile

Plenty of shade and places to eat for any size group. The downside is the tremendous amount of trash left allover the beach. Be careful of broken glass in the water by wearing some thick-soled water shoe.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 839stephanieg
Reviewed 10 July 2019

Calm clear water. Great place to take our 4 year old granddaughter. Beach service, glass bottom boats and great scenery.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 10 July 2019

After two stops of fantastic snorkeling with a local provider in the Bay of Sosua, we relaxed on Sosua beach with some Margaritas and fresh caufgt boiled shrimp...YUM. The snorkeling was very interesting and colorful to say the least, with fantastic guides.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Dolphins1047
Reviewed 4 July 2019 via mobile

If you are even close to this beach don't hesitate...GO!!! The water is soooo clear, warm, calm and has quite a few fish swimming in it. Talk about a wonderful family day, we would love to go back again and again.

Date of experience: July 2019
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13 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 TravelTwinkie | 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