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Clean and Wavy!

We were only in the Las Catalinas area for 3 days so we made the most out of it by spending most of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rebecca K
Toronto, Canada
Black sand beaches..

Absolutely stunning beach, loved the sand, and water, everything about it! Super close from Casa... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Sophia A
via mobile
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Las Catalinas, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were only in the Las Catalinas area for 3 days so we made the most out of it by spending most of our time on the beach. The water temperature was lovely and it wasn't too rocky. It is quite wavy with a fairly...More

Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning beach, loved the sand, and water, everything about it! Super close from Casa chameleon :-)

Thank Sophia A
Reviewed 31 March 2018

This beach is like any other beach in the area: black sand, strong waves, but it is very narrow. There is no beach on a high tide. On weekends and holidays gets super crowdy. Playa Danta is located next to Las Catalinas city. There is...More

1  Thank JuliaReitor
Reviewed 12 March 2018

A welcoming, laid-back beach area with rocking chairs on the general store porch, tree-covered, beach sand café/restaurant with picnic tables serving excellent food and reasonable prices. A good place to chill out and wear your bathing suits.

Thank 1947sunshine
Reviewed 25 February 2018

This was one of our favorite beaches during our latest visit to Guanacaste! Long, sandy bay with rolling waves that end in crashing surf. Ideal for relaxing in the shaded areas or just lying out on the beach. Not many people around and perfect for...More

Thank Shorty B
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Quick 2 minute golf cart ride from our hotel Casa Chameleon. This is a car-free beach. It was quiet, not crowded, and had amazing views. Playa Dantita was right next to it and accessible by beach when it was low tide or by a fun...More

1  Thank Mallory P
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We are staying at the Casa Chameleon hotel overlooking Las Catalina’s. They are building a large resort complex out of the surrounding beach and low hills. A mix of private homes and high end condos. Luckily, the development is being done to enhance the area...More

Thank fnct
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Las Catalinas at Playa Danta, Costa Rica, is a resort facility that caters to those who need stand alone accommodations with the benefit of hotel/concierge and house keeping services. We stayed from Dec. 26-Jan. 2 and were very pleased with the service, food, pool facilities...More

2  Thank Paul Z
Reviewed 8 November 2017

When you go make sure you get back before high tide! We had a good day, it was a "challenge" getting back to Limonda.

1  Thank Jose Luis A
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Las Catalinas has a great place to visit. Our group participated in horse riding, zip lines, and 4 wheel outback riders They also visited the monkey zoo. The Villas are located on the side of a mountain. There are two eateries one which sets on...More

1  Thank ClamBake
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