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It's beautiful for photos

Pros: 1. Beautiful for sunset photos 2. Lots of eateries. Cons 1. Runoff from town goes in the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
canoga park, ca
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Beautiful views

The beach is about 1.5 miles from the rocky headland at the north end, to the piers at the south... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Timothy N
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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pros: 1. Beautiful for sunset photos 2. Lots of eateries. Cons 1. Runoff from town goes in the water and it's filled with garbage. 2. Lots of boats in the water.

Thank Juliagulia06
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is about 1.5 miles from the rocky headland at the north end, to the piers at the south. There is a small river at the north one third of the beach that was about knee deep when I jogged during the morning. There...More

Thank Timothy N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice near lots of restaurants, bars & shopping. It was very well kept. Lots of locals also. I think there are other beaches nearby, but I didn't visit them.

Thank Marty W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice guy that talks a good game, but the equipment was sub par. I had difficulty pulling in a 15 lb mahi and lost the second due to both the equipment and the captain. Unfortunately we had to end the day early as my partner...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a stunning beach! Filled with beach-goers, and merchants, and food and drink! Crowded in a good way! Stunning views! Had so much fun people watching and shopping! Great bargains! Fun merchandise t-shirts to dresses to pottery and everything in between! Sun galore! Fun galore!

Thank MJGBuffalo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to walk for miles on a beach, this one is one of the best! Stroll along and enjoy the changing sights from fishing boats to families with children enjoying some time together! If you get hungry there are tons of places along...More

Thank Ala1960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are nicer beaches to go to near by that are accessible via local bus. This beach is big enough to either have a quite spot to yourself or a place to chill with friends near a beach bar.

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful spot- both during the day and at night time! There are several great restaurants and bars just off the beach. Definitely be careful of your belongings! I know a few people that had all of their stuff stolen- so keep an eye...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beach is amazing, the bars/restaurants were good food and reasonable price. The season was almost over so some places were already closed, but still lots to do and see.

1  Thank TerrifromCO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of delicious food to enjoy but it's super pricy if you want the good stuff. The main beach there sucks. It's super dirty and full of plastic bags. And don't take your eye off you stuff or it'll prob be stolen. The beaches...More

Thank Mikhaila-Sweet P
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30 September 2017|
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Response from Michelange M | Reviewed this property |
San juan is cool place but loud at night so it depend on your kid(s) age.. 0 to 5 years stay somewhere else. Or you can get a hotel remove from city center or near the main beach area.. they have beautiful hotel in the... More