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My kind of beach!

This is a beach where things happen...the way I want it. Lot of people and you can spend many days... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2014
Mårten O
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Maceio, AL
Two Great Visits

Close to Radisson Hotel and Craft Market and great for three generations. We had no issues with... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2013
AlofGlencoe
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Vaudreuil-Dorion, Canada
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Maceio, State of Alagoas, Brazil
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Reviewed 21 July 2014

This is a beach where things happen...the way I want it. Lot of people and you can spend many days just looking around you. On Sundays thev shut off the traffic and open the street for youth and Children activities. What I don´t like is...More

2  Thank Mårten O
Reviewed 19 March 2014

The boat tour to the natural pools in Pajuçara was great! The tour must be done in the morning when the tide is low. The water is crystal clear and we could see several fishes and give them food during the tour!

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Reviewed 27 January 2013

Close to Radisson Hotel and Craft Market and great for three generations. We had no issues with security during both days.

1  Thank AlofGlencoe
Reviewed 9 January 2013

the beach itself always seemed packed with tons of people trying to sell you something. i really didn't like the area, for a few blocks in from the beach that area didn't look safe at night

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Reviewed 24 December 2012 via mobile

It's an urban beach so you can't expect it to be like a paradise beach. But it's a nice one and you have greatbars there.

2  Thank FlyingTuga
Reviewed 19 December 2012

I was in a beachfront hotel in Pajuçara but this very animated beach seemed unsafe, lots of poor people walking around (not enjoying the beach, please don't get me wrong) and as a tourist I felt like an easy prey. A bit outside of Maceió,...More

2  Thank Swiss_business
Reviewed 27 October 2012 via mobile

Avoid Sundays. Too crowded. You can also book a trip in a Jangada (local fishing boat) to the natural pools.

Thank JavanJunior
Reviewed 2 February 2012

The beach itself is not very good, it is dirt, polluted and has too many vendors. But the the natural pools are beautiful and worth a visit. You can't miss it.

2  Thank rickcwb
Reviewed 19 January 2012

The best place to eat and to buy gifts in Maceio. Don't miss the craft fair.

Thank vinigmartins
Reviewed 10 March 2011

Despite being a good location, the beach is unfit for bathing. There are rides in small boats to natural pools, away from the beach. But virtually all the other urban beaches of Miami are unfit for bathing too (see www.ima.al.gov.br in services - bathing). In...More

3  Thank MHOBR
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