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Back to my childhood

When I was young this were the place where my family spent the summer vacations. Now, 20 years... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Adolfo N
Torres Vedras, Portugal
via mobile
Beach day out

This is a lovely beach, with an inlet which means you can swim in shallow water, which is also... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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“taxi boat” (5 reviews)
“great beach” (7 reviews)
“island beach” (4 reviews)
Fuseta, Olhao, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When I was young this were the place where my family spent the summer vacations. Now, 20 years after, the island is "renewed" without houses, some umbrellas to rent and a beach bar. The boat trip from Fuzeta is fast and nice. If you look...More

Thank Adolfo N
Reviewed 25 November 2017

This is a lovely beach, with an inlet which means you can swim in shallow water, which is also relatively warm even in November. The beach is sandy with parking close by.

Thank lizy228
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Great to go paddle boarding or resting. Nuno is great for teaching you how to paddle board and if you are like me and can not stand up, I did it siting down and it was a wonderful experience and the water was like a...More

Thank Lita Gale S
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Cute, picturesque town on a beautiful island. Few mins walk from boat docks to the beach. Lots of places to eat and drink.

Thank ibrigo77
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The island beach is worth going to. Sadly the Town is extremely dirty. Dog mess, litter. Smelly bins. Dirty pavements. Supermarket not very good. Campsite ok.

Thank 55walk
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is a hide and big beach. You have to take a boat for go there and walk a long way before come to the beach. You can enjoy and walk around the shore.

Thank RachelMirror
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This lovely island is accessed by ferry, ask for a return ticket costing 2 euros On the island there are toilets, sun beds and two bars. The bars sell drinks and snacks all reasonably priced. The island has miles of sans so lovely fir walking...More

Thank maxine s
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I visit this quaint little town often with such a perfect beach on the Ria Formosa. It is very safe for young children with very shallow calm water where they can paddle and play without having to hold onto them all the time.There is a...More

Thank Jennifer48_13
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Beautiful Island in the Ria Formosa, with ocean and Ria side, looking and feeling like paradise on earth. Warm and transparent water on each side, you can choose to lay down and catch the sun or get up and walk for miles along the sand...More

Thank Gonçalo A
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to be driven and we walked over to the isle due to low tides. There's a boat to take you back at a cost of 1.50 euro. You step over the sand away from the Ria onto the shores of the...More

1  Thank Rustydancer
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12 October 2016|
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Response from Suzanne C | Reviewed this property |
There are two train stations in the middle of town. But more than that I don't really know, sorry.
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21 January 2016|
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Response from D_SOliveira | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but as long as you can take them on the boat, they're bound to be allowed. I see no problem in allowing pets on the beach as long as the owners are civil :)