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Spectacular, non crowded beach

This is a very wide, Long Beach, It is great for a several mile walk. It is not to populated... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Vina del Mar, Chile
Great for surfing

Water is really cold but the waves are great for surfing and there are hardly any people on the... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
Tamara S
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22 Jan 2018
“Spectacular, non crowded beach”
7 Dec 2017
“Playa Brava - Bustling with activity”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a very wide, Long Beach, It is great for a several mile walk. It is not to populated. The water is cool. It is very safe. There are separate walking and running paths. The sunsets in the summer are some of the most...More

Thank ecuadorjocelyn
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We enjoy walking everyday during our stay in Iquique to Playa Brava, as it is close to where we were staying. It is beautiful to see the sunset here. We can see para gliders land here. Dogs play in the water with their owners, people...More

Thank Prakash M
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We went for a night time stroll and i loved the boardwalk! With decorative gardening, skate parks, jam packed with vendors and children's activities (bouncy castles and the like), we had a lovely stroll along the boardwalk buzzing with activity on a Sunday night. There...More

Thank Diana T
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

It was a joy to at last be at the edge of the Pacific Ocean . It is when I am in the presence of the Ocean that I am ONE. You will not be swamped by sand here, just enough to be at the...More

Thank Jnanayog
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Water is really cold but the waves are great for surfing and there are hardly any people on the beach compared to playa cavancha.

Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Swimming was not possible at this beach as the waves were very high and intimidating. However, every evening there were jumping castles, and variety of kids activities. Local street food. Sunset was amazing. Kids had a blast every evening. However, be very careful with cameras....More

Thank SueDesai
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Playa Brava is a great spot for BBQ, sports, or just setting up a tent or umbrella to relax. Playa Brava is generally less crowded than Cavancha as you can't get in the water there (the waves are much bigger). Safe place to be, good...More

Thank Caroline K
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Have fun while making tents and a ball time smoking and having drinks. Playing games and have a lovely view of the sea

Thank hareshbellani
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This is one of two beaches, along with the high rise apartment buildings along the coast that give Chileans the notion that this is their "Miami Beach" (USA). And, indeed, it does give a glimpse of what Miami Beach evokes visually. Restaurants and bars are...More

Thank SanDiegoGuy1
Reviewed 14 January 2015

This is a great place to have sun bath. It is not as crowded as Playa Cavancha that is why it is very peaceful there and less-crowded. You will enjoy the waves and a good book.

Thank tortugamuyfeliz
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