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Praia do Barril

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Address: Aldeamento Pedras Del Rei | Santa Luzia, Tavira 8800-531 Tavira Portugal, Portugal
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Stunning location good restaurants

Lovely place and most charming train ride to get to the beach or to exercise Lovely choice of restaurants and all very clean and fresh

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Cupar, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice spot but prices are high for the area as it has a monopoly position. Service can be a little slow too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place and most charming train ride to get to the beach or to exercise Lovely choice of restaurants and all very clean and fresh

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere of Barril Beach recently. The walk out from San ta Luzia is about 3 km, well worth the effort. We had lunch in the sun (bit of a cold breeze though ) and strolled back at our leisure. A train also runs part of the way if you prefer to park close to the... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The walk over to the beach (from Pedras d'el Rei) is wonderful. If you're feeling lazy there's a little train. The beach is wonderful. Space, air, waves, freedom....all you need.

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Thank HJteK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach! Love waking here in the autumn and winter when the beach is almost empty. If your a Swedish Viking you can enjoy a swim in the ocean during the winter too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Boxing Day 2016 - a walk on the beach. WOW, just perfect. Lovely sunshine, great walk and a lovely coffee afterwards. The train runs all year round, but we did the walk. Highly recommend.

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Tavira, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Backed by a cafe that gives attentive service, visitors walk past giant anchors, limited to anchoring the sand from wind movement, to reach a gloriously empty beach that stretches in both directions. This is not to be missed if you are visiting the area and the walk or train ride to reach the beach is a fun activity, particularly loved... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We enjoyed so much! the little train is the begining of the trip v: children adored! Quiet place, perfect to spend a day at the beach!

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Tavira, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

We live in Tavira and this is one of the beaches we take visitors to. Lovely unspoilt beach and not too crowded. After a great walk through the pine forest and over the waterway 20 mins or you can take the little train, good for small children. There is a fabulous cafe that is open everyday except Xmas day. We... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Must be one of the best beaches in Europe. Safe new car park Take the little train or walk a delight Free toilets and shower A choice of little cafe at realistic prices In season lifeguards at hand Then the beach !! Walk for miles or relax what a way to spend the day glorious!!

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