Playa Blanca has very nice beaches within walking distance.
When you go out of Casas del Sol to the right you will find
Flamingo Beach within an 8 minute walk.
When you go out of Casas del Sol to the left you will find the town Beach
within a 5 minute walk and Dorado Beach within a 10 minute walk.
Just beyond Playa Blanca you will find the Papagayo Beaches, which are easy to find
by car or bike, and also have a ferry transfer from the harbor.