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Praia Sao Rafael

Urbanizacao de Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal
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Urbanizacao de Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the nicest beaches in the Algarve. Easily accessible and safe bathing. Small beach but so very pretty. We love it. There is also a restaurant on the beach so you can get food and drinks. It is a little on the expensive side...More

Thank Vongil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time with friends - relaxing, eating and drinking in the sun. Walks on the beach. Great day

Thank Justliketravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a short walk from our hotel and a great little place, gets busy at times so maybe arrive early to get a good spot. the sea is less a bit calmer at the western end (turn right when looking at the sea lol). Great...More

Thank Eris R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Thsi coved beach is amazing and not too busy. We enjoyed a lovely meal at the restaurant, the portions werevery generous.

Thank Trudy W
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

beautiful & clean unpopulated beach perfect for a picnic or a romântic walk. massive rocks perfect for photos

Thank Marc A
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Great beach near our apartment, easy access with steps down to the beach. Great sand, rock outcrops with some areas of shade for those who need it and a very handy bar/restaurant.

Thank sequoia2003
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Beautiful beach with stunning rocky scenery. Nice little restaurant & bar with toilets available. Worth a visit if you're nearby

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We caught the open top bus from Falesia & decided to get off at the furthest point! So that turned out to be Salgados & we walked along the wooden walkway & then up the path & over the dunes & all I can say...More

Thank curlywurly123
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Beautiful beach, not too many people when we. were there in the morning. Nice place to sit and relax and listen ro the ocean.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing beach. I think one of the best from Algarve. The bar was a quite expensive and there are not many choices to get a cold one.

Thank Dobrea A
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Nati R
1 October 2017|
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Response from silvestre m | Reviewed this property |
There are few restaurants they can be expensive during peak season
12 August 2017|
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Response from ALBERTO T | Reviewed this property |
About a kilometer distance
25 April 2017|
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Response from NorthWestUK1 | Reviewed this property |
Have seen people being dropped off by taxi / tuk-tuk at the car park above the beach, but no taxi rank nearby as it's a pretty quiet suburban area of town.