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Nice beach

Pretty beach located outside the city centre, would recommend taking the bus there as it would take... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
christab625
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Very restful

A great beach for a contemplative stroll. I went at low tide and it was just beautiful. There are... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
leof966
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Pretty beach located outside the city centre, would recommend taking the bus there as it would take about an hour to walk there

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank christab625
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

A great beach for a contemplative stroll. I went at low tide and it was just beautiful. There are cafes along the promenade although not open on the morning which was a shame.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank leof966
Reviewed 5 October 2018

My husband and I visited this beach with a Cruise outing. We were thoroughly amazed by the vast beauty here. We arrived in the early morning and it was low tide so the lava rocks and sea life were evident everywhere for walking through and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fay T
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Spent the day here in 26 degrees. Arrived around 12pm with only a handful of people on the long stretch of very clean beach. A few places to eat. Not busy until after 3 when the locals come but more than enough room for everyone...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mkb40
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

I love this beach! It is great, to go for a run along the promenade, or to walk along with friends, or just to stop for a drink and watch the sunset. I have seen some of the best sunsets ever from here!

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank travelnickza
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Just short bus ride from city centre you can find long stretch of unspoilt beach, well catered for all tastes with several bars, restaurants, kiosks, kids pools, picnic areas, for a perfect day at the beach, which locals and tourists seem to know all too...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Yoliana2013
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Playa Samil is very lonj, enjoyable, hine sand. Long walk, lot of public pools for cildren, small tree places for shadow. All the amenities are for free, special places for brunch, lot of parking places. But just avoid weekends, spanish people deserve to relax too,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cristinaned
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Playa Samir is easily accessible from Vigo city centre by public bus. It has a well maintained promenade (suitable for strollers/wheelchair) overlooking a clean beach. There is not much to see around the beach but it does boast very pretty views of Illas Cies. Well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Silvermines1977
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and Big beach, i could never immagine something like these. In front of the pool there are kiosks, bar, pubs and free swimming pools with lifeguard. At the end of the beach, under a white building there’s the dog’s beach. You can go there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank elicipri
Reviewed 25 August 2018

If you're going to be in the Vigo area for long make a point of visiting the beach for a day or two. Beautiful sunsets, great local restaurants.

Date of experience: August 2018
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AndyP1998
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Response from DeborahClarkson | Reviewed this property |
The city bus company is called Vitrasa. There is a great bus service in Vigo. You can take one of the number 10 or 15 buses to Samil. It takes a while to get there. The nearest bus stop to the port is A Laxe or Praza... More
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