Playa Hermosa, Playa Hermosa
(4.2/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Discover Playa Hermosa, an uncrowded stretch of grey sand wedged between two mountains, and surrounded by tropical forests and volcanic rock,. With its laid-back atmosphere, the beach serves as the perfect spot to grab a towel and enjoy the sun, or make the most of the ideal conditions and year-round warm water. The calm waters are perfect for swimming, scuba diving and snorkeling adventures. Kayaks, jet skis and windsurfing equipment can also be rented. Along the shore, and in town, you can find a variety of restaurants and bars serving local cuisine. Use our Playa Hermosa trip itinerary builder to arrange your visit to Playa Hermosa and other attractions in Playa Hermosa.
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  • my friend and i drive to playa hermosa after breakfast to get away from playa del coco for a bit. there was plenty of parking and the attendant was kind enough to tell us not to park under a tree that...  more »
  • The gray sand at first looks dirty, but that's just the color, thanks to the volcanoes in Costa Rica. It was actually very soft. Just be careful of sticks and rocks. I wore beach shoes and was fine. T...  more »
  • really beautiful beach, clean, calm water, several beach bars for refreshments. massages available right on the beach for $25. several nice restaurants also right on the beach. really peacful. loved i...  more »