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Calm and beutiful beach, good wawes and people trying to surf. Not crowdwd.

Unfortunately there was no board rental open so I was not able to try how difficult surfing must... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Helsinki, Finland
Beautiful beach

We came in April too cold to swim but perfect for exploring , lounging and listening to the waves... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Meneca D
Durham, North Carolina
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Kisami, Shimoda 415-0028, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Unfortunately there was no board rental open so I was not able to try how difficult surfing must be. We had a delicous 12 course set menu lunch for 2000 yen in a cafe with a japanese name about 50 m from the beach. There...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We came in April too cold to swim but perfect for exploring , lounging and listening to the waves. We had a great simple day.

1  Thank Meneca D
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Went in the winter it wasn’t to cold didn’t get into the water but walked along the beach, got up one morning to see the sunrise it was so beautiful totally worth getting up early!!! There are locals walking there dogs in morning, everybody with...More

Thank ll7798
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We have done tatado and shirahama. It is the best for us. Not too much people, beautiful landscape, a small shop close to the beach to eat and drink . We had a perfect day

Thank thomas g
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

A lot of families come here for the day, setting up tents, tables, rice cookers, etc. Good clean water to swim in. However, the life guards are a too over-protective and are up your butt every 5 minutes to make sure you stay within the...More

1  Thank Nick I
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We got to the beach on Saturday and it wasn't packed at all comparing to Tatadohama. No surfers, more ocean space for swimming, beautiful sand, clear water. More family type of beach. Very relaxed. Not too much parking space but it doesn't matter at all....More

2  Thank skyhigh2016
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Went here after seeing stunning photos in a brochure at have to say I was a bit diappointed. The sand is not white at all and the water not as blue as in most pictures. Also the beach was packed with tourists, but I guess...More

1  Thank Cons24
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We came here for the Bank Holiday weekend, staying just across the road. The beach is clean and safe for families. There is a small natural pool area for children to play in, plus the sea has great waves for boogie boards. (Probably not surf...More

Thank Wynn07
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Spent most of a day here with my girlfriend. It's a beautiful beach, with clear blue water. We laid out on the sand, swam in the warm ocean, did some people watching (there was a very diverse group of people/languages/accents the day we went), and...More

Thank Brent A
Reviewed 21 August 2015

This beach has something for everyone. It is very well served by local life guards, and the off-beach facilities were excellent. The sand is soft, and super hot in August!, and the waves are great for surfers, boogie boarders and general messing about in the...More

Thank John G
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