Its a chill place, a very chilly place, no internet, no nearby city / entertainment, no hot water (but by nature water is warm here anyway!), traditional toiletes, huge crabs all over the place, some broken dogs and cats, and if you get u lucky also some cockroaches, etc .... but read on, it gets better!
We arrived at night, and yes we can agree on some of the other reviews, it can be spooky if you dont know the place and you go to bed in your bamboo beach cottage without ac!
Then again if you get familiar with the place, have your first breakfast (later lunch and dinner) at the beach (if you ask for it they even put your dinner table right at the water!), get to know the staff that will serve you everything all day right at the beach and call you by your name, realize you have a whole beach to yourselve and a few others that stay there, ... then again the spookiness turns into a just joyfull quiet stay at a beach with a lot of time for yourself!
You can go surf "just around the corner" in the next bay - they pick you up and get you there by boat. Nice wave in the middle of the ocean, great experience just to be there - even greater if you are an experienced surfer!
There are many fisherman on rafts all over the place catching baby lobsters, unfortunately the awareness of how to deal with plastic waste is just not there... meaning you will find plastic waste at the beach and in the water.
It took about 15 minutes each morning for some of the brave visitors (thank you and sorry we were to lazy not to join) and the beach was clean again, leaving us with a clean beach for the rest of the day!
All in all, yes we got affected by the spookiness of a late night arrival not knowing where we are and not being able to get a feel for the place, but once your there and have arrived there is a very good chance you will enjoy your stay like we did!
The only downpoint from our pov was the food - whilst the rest of our stay could be described with special in a positive way, we just cant say the same about the food.
Thank you to danny and his lovely family!
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- Absolute white sandy Beach, Relaxing and close to surfing spot ... more less
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