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Nice summer

Went there with a couple of friends to this beach. There was really nothing much to do here except... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MissVxxx
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Bangkok
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Clean and only few people

I was really surprised. It was a hot weekend day, the sun was shining, and nearly no one was at the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sigsiko
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Osaka, Japan
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Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun 649-2211, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a couple of friends to this beach. There was really nothing much to do here except enjoying the water and walk on the beach road, but we went to other nearby attractions before coming here. Nice way to spend a hot summer...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really surprised. It was a hot weekend day, the sun was shining, and nearly no one was at the beach! Only a few people. And the beach is absolutely beautiful. Nice sand, no garbage...

Thank sigsiko
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

The water is still too cool in mid-May for most people to go swimming, but the town is quiet before the summer rush and you can have the beach all to yourself.

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Lovely white sand beach in downtown Shirahama. There are plenty of places to stay nearby and also a number of public hot spring baths to enjoy! Sunset here was beautiful.

Thank Saranger
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Holding my wife’s hand and walking on the soft sand which we enjoyed our romantic moment. Shirahama beach is a pretty nice romantic beach and must spend 30min there for a little walk with your love.

Thank Chumchu0630
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Visited this beach at the beginning of Spring so it was very hot still. It looked like there are beach stalls for food etc on the sand during Summer but they were already closed by the time we went in Spring. Nearby conbini are still...More

Thank Siobhan F
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We visited Shirahama in winter but still find this beach very beautiful and inviting. The water is clear and the sand is fine. It also a good walk along the beach on a nice day.

Thank angieyca
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Beautiful view of the sea and its soft sandy beaches. Definitely a good place to take photographs. Waters are really clear and if you have the time and if weather is good enough, it will be a wonder place to have a swim.

Thank Audreyhw
Reviewed 10 November 2017

we went to shirahama beach during our adventure world stay. it's a small, cute c-shaped beach which is exceptionally clean and peaceful. we went during the off-season so it was just folks strolling and dipping their toes in the water, but wow, so peaceful and...More

Thank AsiaMorgan
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

It's definitely one of the most beautiful beaches in Japan (except Okonawa) but who wants beaches for trip to Japan? Shirahama is nice beach but far less better than other world class beach resorts. Shirahama and Wakayama area has so many nice and wonderful sites...More

Thank KK3_globe_trotter
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Response from Chumchu0630 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Kate. I am not the right person to answer this question because I didn’t do any water activities except holding my wife’s hand and walk on the beach. You might check with other visit who leave comments. Wish you are... More
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