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The view from the staircase connecting city centre and beach is incredible and the beach itself is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Faro District, Portugal
via mobile
This beach has it all

Wednesday10th of October and we walked along Careanos Beach, which was nextdoor to this beach, we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David D
Devon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

We love this beach because you can park (payment required) at the top if the steps leading down to the beach. Lovely lady at the beach bar, we love how she records the purchases !

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The view from the staircase connecting city centre and beach is incredible and the beach itself is something else. It’s the perfect place to take a walk, relax, enjoy the sun and off season it is extremely quiet. It’s definitely worth a visit!

Thank SamHopelessWanderer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wednesday10th of October and we walked along Careanos Beach, which was nextdoor to this beach, we passed through the rocks and arrived here on this beach. It is sandwiched along the coast between Praia de Rocha and Careanos Beach. It is much larger than Careanos...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went down here a few times to take sunset pictures on the beach. We were staying in an airbnb just 5 minute walk and truly loved this area.

Thank Erin_leigh79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit if you are in Portimao, just follow the beach down from Portimao and you will come to the very picturesque setting. Beds are 5/7 euros a day at this time in the season. Good value and great for just enjoying the sun

Thank traceyl2407
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Close to Rocha, you can find this amazing beach. Withouth the umbrellas and without people. I Would recomemnd to explore the caves around.

Thank Martu T
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Given it's location, this beach was not as crowded as the others. The little shack had great coffee, the owner is delightful, the the beach chairs and umbrella offer a pleasant way to spend the day on the beach!

Thank karen m
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We love this beach. The rock formations are incredible and there are very few high rise buildings overlooking it. The sand is mostly soft and we enjoyed investigating all the rock pools etc when the tide was out. Two good bar/restaurants near to us so...More

Thank ElllieC
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Endless trails to allow you to explore the most impressive coast line you may ever see up close. The ocean & rock formations are simply amazing & a must see.

Thank The_Rock_50
Reviewed 29 May 2018

A lovely beach and worth a day trip to the area. The beach is large and clean with some excellent views.

Thank Gaynor T
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This beach near Praia de Rocha is very different to the main beach. It’s got loads of character and is a typical Algarve beach with Rocks and caves to explore

Thank albeback1
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