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Sandy Beach

This is my favorite beach on Tumon Bay to come to for walking on the beach. Great area for family... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Summer refreshment

This is situated near hotels, Matapang beach is a government maintained beach area. The sand and... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Rico S
Quezon City, Philippines
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is my favorite beach on Tumon Bay to come to for walking on the beach. Great area for family. Fun to watch the canoes if they are out.

Thank Guest8745
Reviewed 22 May 2018

The locations is in the heart of Tumon. But I didn't enjoy the fact that it was so crowded and bit dirty.

Thank Kimberly J
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is situated near hotels, Matapang beach is a government maintained beach area. The sand and sea are clean however the restroom isn't accessible fortunately there's a shower outside the restroom. Parking is plentiful and you'll see plenty of locals and tourists in the afternoon....More

Thank Rico S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great little beach in tumon... you can watch the paddlers practicing from here. When they are not being used the canoes are parked here. Parking is limited but sometimes you may get lucky.

Thank Pangelipc
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This public beach is so good for picnics, the water is very calm and clear when we got there. fishes are not afraid of people, contrary to the beaches i'm used to back home (philippines). showers and restrooms are available, shady trees don't have fire...More

Thank fluffywaffle
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nice small beach, with a few huts that can be reserved. I like to see the canoes/galaides go out from this spot. It has some greenery to sit and relax on. But parking is limited but if you get there early enough, you can get...More

Thank MVP_Guam
Reviewed 27 February 2017

i love how there are no rocks in the ocean and how peaceful it is. the sand is so beautiful and clean. many families go here for parties or just to swim. this is the best beach i had ever seen. the sunset is breathtaking...More

Thank jelma08
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Matapang beach is so lovely. Tucked away from the road by the side of a hotel and a zoo....so glad we went there... We heard about this beach from the staff at The Horse and Cow .... we met them there a few occasions... It's...More

Thank bindybop
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I used to live right by here about thirty odd years ago, before most of Tumon was built up. I still go metal detecting, and sometimes use Matapang beach as my entry point. It's clean, usually good parking (but wear zorries; when it rains, it...More

Thank Smug W
Reviewed 17 March 2016

This is one of many government maintained beaches on Guam, the area could be cleaned up a little bit more, there is a small zoo next door. pavilions' available for rent for parties and family outings. Nice sandy beach, between Fiesta and the Holiday hotels....More

Thank lon l
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