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Praia Gale

Estrada da Gale, Gale, Albufeira 8200-385, Portugal
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“lovely beach” (52 reviews)
“rock formations” (21 reviews)
“sandy beach” (17 reviews)
Estrada da Gale, Gale, Albufeira 8200-385, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful beach with some nice restaurants which offer good value for lunch. Always plenty of space especially if you don't mind heading towards Armacao a little

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Praia Galé is an excellent location, good for daily walk on the beach or on a inland walking path, go/walk to Armacao de Pera where you stil can watch local fisherman comming in an out of the see....sun set in the Atlantic is spectacular....

Thank Franz B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A huge beach with many sea stumps and sea arches. It stretches the whole way to Armancea De Pera. It is also popular with surfers and surfing schools. If your in the area, spend a few hours or day here

Thank genie30
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic beach, a surfers paradise. Lots of quiet shaded areas by the rocks (im ginger!!) stunning beautiful views and warm water. Cafes are on the expensive side on the beach itself so better off taking water with you or stopping at the cafes in the...More

Thank Jen2601
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Wow! What an excellent beach! Big long sandy beach, much nicer than Albufeira or Sao Rafael. Softer sand, more to sea and do on the beach. Love the fact that the sun bed hire give you free wind breaks that offer a perfect shade for...More

Thank Shell B
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

One of the best beaches in the Algarve. You can walk for hours on lovely white sand, or just lie in the sand or on one of the many sunbeds with or without shades. The sea is great. No danger. Lots of little restaurants in...More

Thank BettineFlesseman
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Always a pleasure with lovely sand and views.Good parking very close to the beachfront but gets very busy in peak season

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Didn't stay here long, but the beach looked lovely, the restaurants come recommended and there's a fantastic walking path along the coast.

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Long sandy beach that is great to walk along. Interesting rock formations that the waves break over creating lots of spray. Waves seem to form quickly from a calm see which was also great to watch.

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Went in October and it was still hot enough for sunbathing. I even had chance to fly my drone. Please be careful with your footings if you want to go of exploring.

Thank Steve D
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4 August 2017|
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Response from Jonas F | Reviewed this property |
Apolonia is the best supermarket in Galé area. Not Amazonia.
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Lorna M
8 June 2017|
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Response from DogendEssex | Reviewed this property |
I usually have a hire car or use taxi,there is a rank in the marina and cost about 5 euros.
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25 May 2017|
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Response from EdBush | Reviewed this property |
Just to this beach no need. But I recommend to hire one to move around for dinner out, etc.