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Favorite beach in the area! Lots of hermit crabs and beautiful shells, located in Manuel Antonio NP

Once inside Manuel Antonio NP, its about a 1/2 hour walk on a trail to get to this beach. It's a... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
San Diego, California

White sand , nice water and calm completly. This is an anti stress place and very romantic for... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Roermond, The Netherlands
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Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Once inside Manuel Antonio NP, its about a 1/2 hour walk on a trail to get to this beach. It's a small, secluded beach with tan sand. There are many tropical plants surrounding the beach. It's a beautiful beach, one of my favorites in CR....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shelleyash
Reviewed 31 July 2018

White sand , nice water and calm completly. This is an anti stress place and very romantic for lovers. Go for it you will not regreat it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank N1985PSinfo
Reviewed 13 July 2018

99% of the other visitors at Manuel Antonio were at the other beaches when we were here (we later went to the main one which was nice but crowded to the point of bumping into people in the water when waves crashed). To get to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GradyVT8
Reviewed 28 April 2018

If the main beaches in Manuel Antonio are busy, this little beach is well worth the extra hike! The beach is very shaded by the trees, and the water was very calm.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JourneyLifeTravel
Reviewed 26 March 2018

The beach is pristine and there is a great view from the end of the trail. This will also take you a little further from the crowds

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Emma V
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This is a small beach located within Manuel Antonio Park. It's not as crowded as the other two beaches and there are a lot of monkeys hanging out, which is fun. However, it is rather difficult to swim due to the rocks, so I found...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank sarahminaosman
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

This small secluded beach is located within the Manuel Antonio national park, at the end of one of the trails. Good place to relax and chill in the water. Also an opportunity to watch iguanas lay in the sun on the rocks. Tip: do NOT...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank GlobetrottingSwede
Reviewed 18 December 2017

This is a nice small beach, it has some wildlife on it, iguanas, crabs, and some different birds. It is about 30minuets from the park entrance, and nice spot for lunch or just to relax. The rip tide is strong here so probably no swimming....More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank rjw1202
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We swam at Gemelas beach yesterday.It is small, surrounded by rock formations. Watter is more wild than on other beaches in the park, but still good for swimming. There were monkies on the beach searching backapcks and steeling food. Keep them closed.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Donald P
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Worth the hike to get to a quieter and smaller beach with fewer people. They are GORGEOUS with views for days!!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Laura W
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