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Playa Montanita, Santa Elena

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Chill out at Playa Montanita, the main beach of a lively resort town. Attracting a young international crowd, the beach offers a range of outdoor activities and is especially popular with impassioned surfers. Restaurants, bars, and cafes back onto the golden sand, with live music, good food, great views, and a party atmosphere spilling out onto the beach. For Playa Montanita and beyond, use our Santa Elena vacation route planner to get the most from your Santa Elena vacation.
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  • Ideal for friends, surfing at a high level, you can meet people from all over the world, there are lots of fun. You can have fun. It is preferable to travel in a group. The cleaning of the people could be improved. It is fine for a weekend you want just fun.
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  • Love Montanita's beach. It's perfect for my teens that like trying body boarding and for my younger kids that just play in the shallow water. The bottom here is all sand and very flat. It does have a ...  more »
  • With much movement, bars, discos and much to look at and eat lol zero rest, is a place cheap!
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