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Beautiful beach, perfect relaxation

Far from the busy beaches but a stunning beauty. Powdery white sand, shallow shore with great... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Aprilkot
,
Toronto
Lovely beach, good amenities, and not too touristy!

I've been to Praia Da Areia Branca on numerous occassions since a child. It's a lovely beach... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Clive E
,
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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“rugged cliffs” (2 reviews)
“great waves” (2 reviews)
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Areia Branca, Portugal
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Far from the busy beaches but a stunning beauty. Powdery white sand, shallow shore with great waves. Even on October days ou could just sit back and watch the surfers riding the waves. Some days waves were so large that took over the whole beach-no...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

I've been to Praia Da Areia Branca on numerous occassions since a child. It's a lovely beach (providing the winter seas aren't in), with great bars easily accessible, and an array of restaurants too, from which I highly recommend a Bifana or Bitoque! The area...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

great,beach and surfing..quiet clean and very pretty.stayed,in lovely house vehlo.terra,beach house overlooking beach.lovely. my son loved surfing in riparsurf friendly local marker.fresh food.coffee shops.friendly locals.biking and segway aling beach.near peniche.day trip to obidos

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Had been there for a week to learn surfing, stayed in a nice small hostel. Great coast and clean beaches, couple of nice restaurants and bars, little super market. Very quiet small town, with nice people and a great feel-good-atmosphere!

1  Thank Pinkie2104
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

A very nice beach for kids and for surfers! It is a very clean beach and if you want to eat an ice-cream there´s a great ice-cream bar. You can make a nice walk along the beach!

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Praia da Areia Branca is a small beach village with local life (a good percentage of permanent residents), and very attractive in Spring, Summer and Autumn. Nice bars 5 meters from the sand...restaurants, from pizzerias to french chef restô, all within walking distances and close...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

If you are in for trendy beaches and lot's of people... very nice sandy beach with lifeguards. If you are not into tourist places: stay away! Just visit one of the beaches nearby, less people and no pubs but very nice. As a Belgian this...More

2  Thank Donat V
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a great beach to spend the day, good for surfing. It's miles long so one never gets that crowded feeling

1  Thank meslara
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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Left the city feeling wound up and got home feeling relaxed. The locals are friendly and welcoming and sunny days make it a perfect retreat.

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Reviewed 22 October 2016

Wide and long, with waves that draw surfers from many countries in Europe, this beach is beautiful. On warm and sunny days, and during low tides, walk along the beach that could take you all the way to Paimogo (with a small ruin up on...More

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Aprilkot
26 July 2017|
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Response from sneto2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, your choice is good regarding the place! A nice and calm beach, near all the other surf spots and teh World Surf Competition during that month in Peniche as you probably know. Re the weather, well all of us are now... More
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