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“Very friendly town” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cabarete Beach

Cabarete Beach
Ranked #1 of 37 things to do in Cabarete
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Owner description: Although most known for windsurfing, this beach and its surrounding area play host to a variety of outdoor activities.
Hollywood, Florida, USA
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Very friendly town”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

It was my 1st visit to Cabarete, It was very entertaining. It caters to the young crowds, so young adults will enjoy it most. Would travel there again with my teen nieces and nephew.

Visited December 2013
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Cobourg, Canada
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“Great beach for most people”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

Although we have never stayed in a hotel on Cabarete beach, we have visited many times. The Hotel we stay at is not far away. It is a long beach that actually goes for Kilometers in both directions. However what is actually called Cabarete beach is a wide crescent of sand and surf fronting the town of Cabarete. A few years ago, they pumped more sand onto it that was lost to erosion. There is now plenty of space to play or lie in the sun. There are several walkways between the hotels to the main street of Cabarete which allows access to restaurants and shops. If you desire, there are also restaurants right at the beach. You can rent a lounge chair, buy a drink or other things from vendors right on the beach.

The water is ok for playing in near the shoreline. However it is not good for serious swimming. Keep in mind that because of the windy conditions offshore much of the time, this beach is considered a destination for windsurfers and kite boarders. They are very considerate though, of those playing in the shallows. Just keep an eye out for any novices that lose control.

There are competitions from time to time and usually a sand castle contest every year.

We personally like a more secluded and quieter beach to spend our time on, but it's fun to visit when we're in the mood. If you like activity and more people, then you will enjoy it.

Visited June 2013
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sandy utah
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“It lived up to it's hype!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2014

Great beach, crowded on holidays, not a swimming beach, waves are too strong, except early in the morning. Lots of white sand and flat beach

Visited May 2014
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Winnipeg, Canada
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29 reviews
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“Paradise”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2014

Paradise is the best was to describe the beach. The beach is clean and the sand is nice. Rent a chair and stay on the beach all day if you like. Lots of places to eat rite on the beach or you can sit inside. From kite surfing to horse back riding or just people watching. Cabarete Beach is as relaxing or as active as you want it to be.

Visited April 2014
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Prince edward island canada
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“Best trade winds for water sports on DR”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

Spent months on Cabarete Beach. Beautiful, lots of great restaurants , great afternoon winds for water sports but equally calm in AM for paddle boards and kayaking . Very versatile.

Visited March 2014
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