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A hidden pearl!

This beach is my favorite beach in Guanacaste! It is very small and beautiful and almost no people... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2015
Gothenburg, Sweden
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Beautiful quiet beach

Incredible private beach with clear blue waters. Down the street from the small town of San... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2015
Ky L
San Francisco, California, United States
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Central Street | Off of Highway 160, San Juanillo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

This beach is my favorite beach in Guanacaste! It is very small and beautiful and almost no people there. If you don't have a car just hitch here, very easy to do!

Thank Carmenji_g
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Incredible private beach with clear blue waters. Down the street from the small town of San Juanillo.

Thank Ky L
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Beautiful bay, safe for families to swim unlike many of Gunacaste's surf beaches. Beach is best at high tide, quite rocky at low tide, small island to hike around, stunning scenery and trees for shade. Fresh fish from local fishermen most days

Thank medmurf
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Its a nice beach away from the the crowd . There are 2 parts to this beach one side is the fishing villiage area ,the other side is a quiet bay thats great for snorkling , and has some shade trees you can hide a...More

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 19 April 2015

White sand beach with exceptionally clear blue water. Gentle waves. Some volcanic rock outcroppings but nothing that interferes with swimming or wading.

Thank MrGatis
Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

What a gem this beach is, wonderful, wonderful hidden spot, bring a snorkelling kit! Beautiful trees will serve as best shade, you can buy fish directly from the boat!

Thank fabian L
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Hard to find a deserted beach like this. A short hike from Hacienda del Sol, this place was quiet and great to swim in.

Thank Mjesijames
Reviewed 8 November 2014

It takes about 40 mins to get here from Nosara. But, the views are exceptional. You have one side where the boats are, another which has these incredible views of the rocky coast and if you walk around the corner between the 2 you have...More

Thank joyandlaughter1
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Remote, quiet and breath taking views. Definitely figure out the tides so you can swim since it is all rocks at low tide. Or just take a long walk/hike and then go get a smoothy at the bar on your way out of town.

Thank IMaxine80
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Wonderful beach, private, need to know and do this tour, only the BLUE SERVICES PARTNER has this package.

Thank Roseli R
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3 January 2017|
Response from 3m0yA | Reviewed this property |
Travel will take around 1 hour and 30 minutes (60 km) from Tamarindo to San Juanillo. You need a 4wd vehicle to get there. The place definitely worth it.
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26 November 2016|
Response from Pedro P | Reviewed this property |
The town is quite small and rural but the cost line is beautiful, you can take boat trips from the bay to see and swim with the turtles, dolphins and whales. Accommodation there is a few in town and nearby we been to tree... More
David M
25 November 2016|
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Response from PangaPeladas | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dave Thank you for enjoying my review. I don't know anything bout the real estate market for San Juanillo. Good luck .