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Carolina Beach

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Address: Rt 187, Carolina, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 787-791-1000-5
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Balneario Carolina is long stretch of white sand just east of the Isla...

Balneario Carolina is long stretch of white sand just east of the Isla Verde area in San Juan. It has a parking lot, restrooms, and showers. There's a kiddie water park at the eastern end of the beach.

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Awesome beach

Walked along the beach a couple times and next thing I know, I walked over 18,000 steps! Nice area, beautiful views, nice beach activities and awesome, nearby restaurants.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Wanda T
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Middletown, Connecticut, United States

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Middletown, Connecticut, United States
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Walked along the beach a couple times and next thing I know, I walked over 18,000 steps! Nice area, beautiful views, nice beach activities and awesome, nearby restaurants.

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Hollywood, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great time was able to exercise and walk on the beach, sand was feel great on the feet. Clean beach, relax can bring cooler and have good time with family.

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Bangor, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the hotel nearby. Very close to the airport water was warm and the sand was perfect. Jets skis you can rent were a little pricey but what ain't anymore. I would come back.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

went to the beach with my family, love the cleanness of the place and it's great for gatherings with family and friends

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East Greenville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderfulky clean beach - secure - police petrol regularly - quiet, calm, what more can you want! Courtyard great place to stay.

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Tampa, Fl / Avocat Village, T&T
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Nice and clean, water was not rough at all when I was there. The beach is nice and big and the beach looked like it got raked everyday. Carolina Beach in the Isla Verde area is super close to the main Airport. Easy to walk on, nice and wide with lots of people.... very popular. Got excellent Mango and cold... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beach. Water was warm and nice waves. If i come back would love to visit the beach again. It was walking distance from my hotel.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I won't call this a Tourist Beach because it is very popular with the locals in the summer months. So much so the parking lot will fill up by early afternoon. This is a government run beach or Balneario ... that means you'll find lifeguards, restroom & shower facilities and you should expect to pay for parking ($4 in this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Had a blast. Clean fine sand with sand dollars for kid. Nice water was cool and clean with minimal of seaweed/kelp... Vivo Beach Club was nice, friendly staff, clean, good lunch.. Excellent, all around good time.

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Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I had very low expectations for Isla Verde/Carolina Beach, especially after spending a week on a cruise in the Caribbean. I was pleasantly surprised by this gem of a beach! The water wasn't clear but it was a beautiful turquoise/green color. There were waves, but they weren't punishing waves. The temp of the water was perfect, and the constant breeze... More 

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