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Beautiful despite consteuction

Got there midday and enjoyed the views and warm water. Charge for chairs and umbrella 60 k but... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
Colter H
via mobile
Very crowded

Went and saw the beach on the weekend it was very busy. not a big beach and there were far to many... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Bear00786
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22 Jun 2018
“Beautiful despite consteuction”
21 May 2018
“Very crowded”
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Place is basically construction area. There is small part as a beach but its more like size of a sandbox. Cat co 3 is much better and not far away. You can go there from the stairs/road which starts from end of the beach.

Thank Mari K
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Got there midday and enjoyed the views and warm water. Charge for chairs and umbrella 60 k but great beach. Some loud construction behind was a downer and the crowds got atrocious around 4 pm. It was a Friday. But we were done by then.

Thank Colter H
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Went and saw the beach on the weekend it was very busy. not a big beach and there were far to many people on it...

Thank Bear00786
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Overcrowded with construction zone in the rear. Probably extending the tiny beach. Definitely not recommendable.

Thank Rich833
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

If you’re planning on going to the beach today, might as well do it good and get to Cat Co 3 Beach straight away.

Thank Youri v
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We didn't stay here but did take a late afternoon walk on the walkways. We didn't go down to the beach (not sure if we'd be kicked off, but it was also really cold) but we went straight to the walkways.

Thank Kelly O
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

3 beaches, cat co 1-2-3. In my opinion 3 is the best, 1 the last where you should go. 3 has the most expensive beach bar, but just bring own drinks and food and rent a sunbed, they are fine with it. 1 and 2...More

2  Thank Sonnycolin
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Good beaches. You will normally need to pay around 200,000vnd for each bed that you use. There are tubes and kayaks etc that can be hired. Bring your own food and alcohol as the restaurant is terrible and overpriced. Becomes busy around sunset when the...More

Thank Daryl S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I walked over from sunrise resort-- and really enjoyed the walk, the views, and the beach. however, i enjoyed the beach at sunrise resort even more (esp on sunday afternoon, versus Saturday afternoon when it was really crowded).

Thank jenabaintheworld
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Beautiful beachsurrounding (karstrocks) , quiet beach The water is calm, however there is some plastic-pollution in the water and on the beach.. Some monkeys can approach you, don't feed them or leave your bags unattended. From the center follow the road to the right next...More

2  Thank Guy A
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