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Address: 15 Km de Cobano | 15 Km de Cobano, 60111, Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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My favorite place in the world.

The title says it all. There's nowhere else in the world I'd rather be. Beautiful stretch of beach, friendly people, and lots of sunshine. I'll be back every chance I can.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Lynne B
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Boston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The title says it all. There's nowhere else in the world I'd rather be. Beautiful stretch of beach, friendly people, and lots of sunshine. I'll be back every chance I can.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful surfer beach, day and night. Every night all gather for sunset enjoying spontaneous bonfires and music. The Pacific ocean is unbelievably warm, great for playing in the waves.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the prettiest beaches I've been to. Wide beach, very fine soft sand to walk in and you can walk a very long way in both directions. Fun to watch all the surfers too. Lots of surfing lessons available if you want to try it yourself.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

This end of the beach seems to attract more of the advanced surfers as the waves on most days are bigger.

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Yellow Springs, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

We learned to surf and did a lot of beach walks - dined on the beach too. Lots of spots to find a quick or leisurely meal, watch the surfers tackle the waves, hang out and catch some sun.

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Huge beautiful beach with waves to play in safely. We watched surfers and amazing sunsets every day, walked for miles and sat for hours. Great cocktails and music at beachfront restaurants, too!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Beach but not a great place to swim. Tons of places to eat and tonnes of surfer gringos. Yoga and the hipster style of life seems to be the norm here with plenty of tribal tattoos and man buns. We had an OK time but it definitely is young, loud and a bit pretentious.

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Toledo, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

There's some sick waves here and the beach is nice and deserted around this time. It's an amazing place to hang out on the beach (make sure you don't fall asleep when the tide is coming in!) and surf! You can also snag great pictures of the sun setting on the ocean. Must see!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Absolutely gorgeous beach. So why a 2? I would argue it is the most remote beach anywhere in Costa Rica from a driving perspective. Town is saturated with mainly those aged 20-35 who are here to surf and ATV all over town. There are no paved roads, resulting in this being the dustiest place in Costa Rica. With no paved... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I have to say Santa Teresa beach is one of the most memorable spots I've been to. The people are amazing....the views are spectacular. #puravida in the truest sense.

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