Arena Beach, Mar del Plata

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Enjoy the calm sea breeze with a book and a refreshing drink at Arena Beach, a vibrant spot with a broad stretch of sand. A perennial favorite with locals as well as tourists, the spot gets quite full despite its spaciousness. Outdoor entertainment includes a restaurant, pool table, and a bar. You may even catch one of the concerts frequently hosted here, with live bands playing regional hits. To visit Arena Beach on your holiday in Mar del Plata, and find out what else Mar del Plata has to offer, use our Mar del Plata online day trip planner .
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  • February 8, 2017
    Super spacious beaches... difficult but worthwhile. And the sand is clean... the parador is expensive and a pity that free and Sun concerts there is no as a few years ago
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  • January 25, 2017
    Very spacious beaches, is far from the central part but it is worth it. If you were to have lunch it is recommended since the bar that is in that area is not good value for money. Very recommended for away is a little of the chaos Mar del Plata!
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  • December 28, 2016
    It is a parador top of the beaches in the South of mar del plata, has good music and is geared for young people
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To accommodate the masses of tourists who take a Mar del Plata vacation every summer, the city offers more than 500 hotels. Most of these cluster around the shorefront close to the city center, which boasts most higher-end options. Look a few blocks inland for less expensive alternatives. Prices vary dramatically according to the time of year, with hefty discounts available during low season and on weekdays. Reserve your accommodations in advance to beat the crowds and avoid paying a last-minute premium.
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