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Playa Santa Marianita, Manta

(4.1/5 based on 140 reviews on the web)
Rugged terrain and sandy hills overlook Playa Santa Marianita, a wide, gently sloping beach boasted as the most popular destination among kite and wind surfers in the area, providing suitable conditions all year round. Several kite schools operate here and the spacious and uncrowded beach creates conditions ideal for beginners. At times the ocean experiences a moderate shore break, so you can surf or simply enjoy the waves. Wooden huts with straw roofs line the beach to offer food, drinks, and shade tents. To visit Playa Santa Marianita on your trip to Manta, use our Manta vacation planner.
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  • For lovers of the beach, peace, easy to walk Beach, ideal place for rest and relaxation
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  • Beautiful beach. Breath taking sunsets. A couple hostels on the beach but go visit Johnny at Ecuablue - really cool restaurant and a beach bar. Probably the best pizza spot in all of Manta, let alone ...  more »
  • Wide Beach, places to eat in different category, a kiosk of Granita with liquor! (They were very good) some options of hosts, enjoy the view while people do kitesurfing, a good place to visit and spend the day, perhaps I would not sleep it seems that so much to do at night there is
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