Playa DoradaDecember 26, 2016
- Size: 300 m
- Flag: Blue flag, Calm waters from the harbour walls
- Restaurants & Bars near by
- Facilities: Toilet facilities for mobilty / disabled persons, showers
- Access: Ramp access to beach.
- Nearest Road: Promenade around the beach.
Playa Dorada is a warm beach with golden sands in Playa Blanca. The literal translation of its name is the Golden Beach. It is protected by sea defences making it generally very calm and a popular spot for visitors and locals for swimming and socialising, a good place to “hang out” as well as topping up the obligitary sun tan.
It is very well served with ameneties with a beach bar, several beach-side resturants and cafés and also the CC Papagayo where you can find a Burger King with an open air sea/beach view seating area.
Toilet facilities for mobilty impaired/disabled persons. Facilities on the beach include showers, sun lounger, peddle boat and jet ski hire. There is a life guard on duty when the flag is flying.
Access to Playa Dorada is by walking along the sea front promenade towards the Marina Rubicon, head east from Playa Blanca beach, it’s just around the corner. Parking available in CC Papagayo.