Tamarindo beach is like haeven on earth. Somuch hotels and restaurants to choose from .you will love your holiday
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Great beach to learn surfing. Waves of manageable size coming in every day. Lovely smooth sand. Pretty crowded but not insanely so. The few people that walk the beach trying to sell you coconuts or souvenirs politely go on by if you decline.
On the Beach it's really windy most of the time. It dies down around 4, there's a ferry across the Laguna De Cocodrillo, you don't want to swim there because there really are Crocodiles there!
Loved walking from one end to the other during low tide. Found many sand dollars and other shells. It gets crowded later in the day so morning is great. I agree that horses need to go somewhere else. There was a huge pile of manure...More
We lucked upon a "friends and family" discount on a fantastic 2/2 1/2 condo with washer and dryer. Tamarindo is close to a grocery store with U.S. food, a godsend for my decidedly unadventurous eating husband! Tamarindo has many shops, services and restaurants if you...More
Nice clean beach. Not too many vendors hassling you. The tide isn’t super strong and the water feels nice after being in the sun all day. Fairly shallow for the first few feet. It was super windy the several times we went so be prepared...More
Visited several on this trip... Huge, no problem finding a place to hang. However, you'll have to pay for chairs and shelter, and you will be approached by many, many vendors, and there are horses and dogs that don't get picked up after. That said,...More
Lovely sandy beach with very consistent waves for beginner surfers or body boarders at about shoulder height. Good range of bars and faciliTies in the town which backs on to the beach. Body boards and surf boards to hire.