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Carolina Beach

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Address: Rt 187, Carolina, Puerto Rico
Phone Number:
787-791-1000-5
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description:

Balneario Carolina is long stretch of white sand just east of the Isla...

Balneario Carolina is long stretch of white sand just east of the Isla Verde area in San Juan. It has a parking lot, restrooms, and showers. There's a kiddie water park at the eastern end of the beach.

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One of the Best beaches 🌊 in PR. Clean and nice for all the outdoor activities. Excellent location at the metropolitan area near airport

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chelly L
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the Best beaches 🌊 in PR. Clean and nice for all the outdoor activities. Excellent location at the metropolitan area near airport

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Thank Chelly L
Bergenfield, New Jersey
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18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ocean is nice here, mild waves and clean water. The only issue I have is they have no place to buy anything. You need to bring your own, while that is ok I prefer service. So while walking down the beach I run into the Vivo Beach Club, great looking place for members only but they house the Ocean Lab... More 

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Thank Alexander R
Marion
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42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This beach is very pretty and the surf is perfect for young kids- not overwhelming waves where it's scary to body surf. We rented boogie boards for $15 (all day) and tomorrow my 12 is going to try a surfing lesson ($80). You can also just rent surfboards. It's a great place for beginners to learn to surf. No sharks!... More 

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Thank jmac0126
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our favorite beach. It seemed to be warmer than all the other beaches. There were people around to rent chairs and umbrellas from. This was an excellent beach for water play or boogie boarding. Thay also had jet ski rentals a parasailing.

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Thank Nancy B
Portland, Connecticut
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73 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The sand is nice, and water ok but way to much seaweed. Also the hotel protesters are annoying, but a nice beach.

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Thank lmartini1974
Waukesha
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39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice, clean beach. Public area has plenty of picnic areas. Police patrol is ongoing. Lifeguards on duty. Medical station also beach. Noise from airport across street is pronounced, but turn up radio and enjoy the day.

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Thank William H
Buffalo, New York
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131 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this public beach, a short walk from our hotel. The water is so beautiful and we loved playing in the waves but we could really feel the current. Lots of families enjoying the sun, sand and water so we felt safe leaving our things and going in to enjoy the warm water.

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Thank MauiWowe
Guatemala
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79 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Perfect spot to have a beach day, the vivo beach club had everything, chairs for the beach, showers, pool, food and drinks, live music entertainment, bathrooms. At the end of the day, you can go to the artesian beer plant they have with different kinds of beer.

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Thank Carlos G
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

A nice beach, fairly clean and a little less touristy than the Condado area ones. It is a little loud with planes, but not too bad. Good relaxing area.

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Holland, Michigan
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85 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at a condo located here. The beach is cleaned of seaweed daily. We could see the tractor at around 7 am driving the entire beach. There are not a lot of vendors, like in Mexico or Jamaica so you can relax and not worry about getting bothered. Plenty of rental for chairs and umbrellas. Or bring your own.... More 

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