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Playa Samil

Vigo, Spain
+34 632 42 99 82
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Nice beaches for everyones choice

Main beach is busy but on the right there are trees for shade and grass. Further down the right 2... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Len M
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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I remember this beach from when I was a little girl and I decided to go there to see how it looks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Catarina R
,
Braga, Portugal
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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“great beach” (14 reviews)
“clean beach” (6 reviews)
“urban beach” (5 reviews)
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Vigo, Spain
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"great beach"
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"clean beach"
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"urban beach"
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"long beach"
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"city centre"
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"white sandy beach"
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"enjoy the view"
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"cies islands"
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"lots of restaurants"
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"clear sea"
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"the atlantic ocean"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Main beach is busy but on the right there are trees for shade and grass. Further down the right 2 nice small not so busy beaches.

Thank Len M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I remember this beach from when I was a little girl and I decided to go there to see how it looks. It's so much cleaner and still has the same beauty as when I was young. Please don't change this place, it's so perfect...More

Thank Catarina R
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Beautifully clean and pretty beach with good facilities and parking for families. Good restaurants and a heated pool.

Thank SW14User
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We started at Hotel Playa de Vigo, and the walkway is beautifully tiled to the end. A dirt path takes you "around the point" and allows you to follow Avenida Samil into town. We did not try any of the very attractive restaurants on the...More

1  Thank 8Peter
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

We got the bus to the beach, across the road from the hotel, great beach, pure white sand, nice bars along and food reasonable, busy on the Saturday with locals but grand during week. good market there for runners/bags etc.

1  Thank 562Christine
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Samil beach is the largest of the many small secluded beaches just outside Vigo - superb soft white sand, not tarnished by development or discarded rubbish - superb "old fashioned" beach. It is 6-7 Km outside central Vigo but can be reached easily by bus...More

1  Thank FairCityFrasie
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Beautiful white sand beaches overlooking the Isla Cies. Old school facilities have their charm but really a locals beach where everyone brings their own lunch and sit in large noisy groups. Parking is a bit of a headache in the summer. There are a few...More

Thank seanpars0ns
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We spent a couple of days in Vigo as a sort of last-minute resting spot during a long drive through Portugal/Spain. We were pleasantly surprised with the beauty of the beaches of this city, Playa Samil was no exception. Beautiful scenery and lots of amenities...More

Thank adagal13
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Great place for a sunset in Vigo. Enjoy the view! Cies island there just for you!! nice walk on the beach and beautiful place for pictures

Thank Tlmo84
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Samil is the nearest beach we had, we were staying in the city centre, so we visited it few times. Mornings is so quite, from 16:00 locals and tourists start to arrive and things change dramatically. It’s a nice beach, if you don’t want to...More

1  Thank Leti1202
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