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Shirahama Beach

Shirahama, Shimoda 415-0012, Shizuoka Prefecture
+81 90-7823-6704
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Lovely surfing beach

I spent one night in big Hotel across the road. Amazing sand, clean beach, beautiful sea, surfing... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Prague, Czech Republic
via mobile
Second week of September

We visited on the second week of Sep and for our surprise it still was still hot during day time... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Tokyo, Japan
via mobile
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  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
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“fine sand” (2 reviews)
“big waves” (2 reviews)
“surfing” (8 reviews)
Shirahama, Shimoda 415-0012, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I spent one night in big Hotel across the road. Amazing sand, clean beach, beautiful sea, surfing place, next to the busy road/ but noise is covered by sea sound. Enjoyed it very much

Thank AnnKKK
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We visited on the second week of Sep and for our surprise it still was still hot during day time, which were great!(around 29C) The beach were also clean and with only a few people. We enjoyed a lot! The only inconvenience is that there's...More

Thank kahiromijp
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Good morning waves for surfing and bogey boarding. Was A little rocky and shallow though. We had trouble getting used to the regular megaphone announcements. No napping on the Japanese beaches....

Thank emmsellsre
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited this beach one summer's afternoon. Parking is easy but expensive however there are plenty of options. The beach is clean and the water is clear. We spent over an hour swimming in the sea as it was so wonderful. Plenty...More

Thank Oliver E
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

It is a very nice beach but very crowded during the summer . Nevertheless there is a ocean gate and a small temple close to the beach to be visited after a quick swim on the sea

Thank thomas g
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful white sand beach quite rare in Japan (except for Okinawa). Nice beach organization everything was smooth as many times is in Japan. We went on a normal work day. They said that during no working days can be painful to reach too many people...More

Thank bohgano
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Nice waves for Body surfing and good place for swim as well. Life guards are also on duty. Parking will cost about 1000 yen a day. Don't try to park right next to the beach as it cost 2000 yen plus close by 5pm which...More

Thank Myat007
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Lovely Blue water beach with white sand. Gives a feel of Miami. Good place to spend time playing in water with family.

Thank VandanaTomodachi
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We spent a great week end there, we travelled with a rental car from Tokyo (4h drive). Shirahama beach is really beautiful, light color and fine sand, light blue water, 2 convenient stores right in front of the beach (foods, drinks, toys for the kids,...More

Thank Bruno B
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

A very nice bustling beach with clear waters and white sands. The waves are kind of strong the whole day, so it's better use swim ring or other equipment. Parasols and beach chairs price is different up the hill from the beach and on the...More

Thank anned0201
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