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Playa Santa Teresa

15 Km de Cobano | 15 Km de Cobano, 60111, Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
+506 2640 0080
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Worth the effort

Our family spent 5 days or so in Santa Teresa in late July. We had a 12, 5, and 1 year old. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HouTX401
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Houston, Texas
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Theft is Way Too Common

I have visited Santa Teresa three times now. I can no longer recommend visiting here. Santa Teresa... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Justin T
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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15 Km de Cobano | 15 Km de Cobano, 60111, Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family spent 5 days or so in Santa Teresa in late July. We had a 12, 5, and 1 year old. We traveled there from Arenal. The drive took all day and included a ferry ride. We left at 6 or 7 am and...More

Thank HouTX401
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited Santa Teresa three times now. I can no longer recommend visiting here. Santa Teresa is beautiful during the rainy season. It is extremely hot, dusty and overcrowded during the dry season. The main road along the coast is very dangerous as people...More

Thank Justin T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great beach to surf this is just the perfect one. Amazing restaurants near the beach too.

Thank Mariela T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place to chill, get around with friends . A lots of options for surf, with many breaks along the beach

Thank Bruno T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I've tried to keep this a secret for many years but the cat is obviously out of the bag. Thankfully, the beach is still the most beautiful, long, white sand beach ever. Great waves. Beautiful vibe.

Thank WaterLilyMassage
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Beatiful broad beach with lots of surfing going on. Its a bit too crowded for my taste. I prefer the quietness of Montezuma on the other side but ofcause Montezuma dont have the spectacular sunsets. If you dont mind a bit of activity around you,...More

Thank Ida_Was_Here
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

These beaches are great for surfing and even just laying out and catching sun. The high tide is really high. And at night there is no light on the beach so beware of that. These beaches are really saturated with mostly young surfers and yoga...More

Thank rachael1107
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The beaches are beautiful here. This is somewhat of a younger surf town but has a lot of character. We enjoyed the local shopping and restaurants here. Everyone is so friendly. Have to say that the streets are a little rough, many pothole ridden gravel...More

1  Thank pnut17
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for about 10 days in 2 different hotels. The town has a relaxed surfer vibe and that's the main attraction the local surf which can be excellent. Playa Carmen is a more gentle break. Grab a surf guide and get out there....More

Thank mikewatso
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived about 4pm and the tide was in. We went into the water and I immediately smashed my ankle on a rock so I warned my partner where the rock was. The water was warm and the sand was little broken shells. It was...More

Thank Melissa M
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lc1119north
20 April 2017|
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Response from bikinimeg | Reviewed this property |
South west tip of Nicoya Peninsula.
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froggy2525
17 March 2017|
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Response from DFF155032 | Reviewed this property |
October is really not the best time to go. Yes a lot of rain, and sometimes the roads are washed out from the heavy rain. The business are not all open since it is low season.
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jagtapl
15 November 2016|
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Response from Steve E | Reviewed this property |
Most roads in Costa Rica are paved and decent. The main road "highway" from San Jose all the way to Liberia, Guanacaste is good and paved. Take the ferry from Punta Arenas to the penisula. A long portion of the road down... More
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