Playa Hermosa, Santa Teresa
(4.8/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
Relax along the wide sandy shores of Playa Hermosa, which translates to “beautiful beach” in Spanish. Relatively uncrowded, this beach gets you away from the major hustle and bustle of nearby shoreline sites. The beach is popular for beginner surfers and surf schools thanks to the beach break caused by outlying rock croppings. But the site also appeals to expert surfers. Spend time in the shade under a palm or almendro tree, read a book, sunbathe, or go for a jog. Using our world travel planner, Santa Teresa attractions like Playa Hermosa can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Good for beginning surfing, boogie boarding, or playing in the water. No services available. Short road to beach looks like a river bed, but keep going. There is parking once you get to the beach. 
  • Although this is not a beach for swimming, it is a great place to spend the day as it has great views. the sand is a fine black sand and the waves are awesome to watch. You will often see great surfer...  more »
  • One of the beaches most beautiful couple taking pictures; sports; walk. Complete wide and quiet and with a constant positive air!
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