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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 December 2008

Praia Brava is very interesting not only as a beach scenery but also as an architectural and urban planning solution. The site, located at the northeast most point of the Island of Santa Catarina, is divided by a wide avenue that separates two groups of...More

7  Thank Dutras
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 4 January 2012

on this deplorable island which offers nothing but high prices and pitiful places. when it s not raining (and it rains more than in england,really!!!) locals will try to rip you off with 30 us pizzas and 4 buck beers. okay back to the beach....More

4  Thank adrianmiami
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Very nice beach, with medium to strong waves. Surrounded by green hills (morros) and with the option to rent a complete beach service. Easy to park close by outside the peak season.

Thank Eduardo G
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Lots of foreigners when I was there. Most pople hosted at the several buildings along the shore. I spotted only one restaurant/bar at the left end of the beach, but there must be othoes on the right side. I had a good time there.

Thank jclion07
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The beach is very nice, clear water, we found service at the beach.. chairs and food to the beach! Lots of families and young people! Safe place!

Thank victorsvd
Reviewed 14 December 2017

you must stay at brava and then you can go for other places but definately its the best beach.. i know all the beaches of florianopolis and definately this one its magic, i love this.. its perfect for families and waves are good.. not to...More

Thank majofreiree
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Very nice beach, not too busy. Most north in Floripa. Access by 1 small road only, so quite secluded. Good beach !

Thank Rvdh70
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Praia Brava is a really really nice beach views and people not to busy and not easy to get to calm vibe

Thank Sw105
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Praia Brava is a wonderful beach with not many buildings and houses, great for surfing and diving, isolated from other parts of the northern coast of Sta Catarina Island by a range of mountains (reachable by a paved road). It is very close to a...More

Thank Paulo Roberto P
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Thinking in something calm and beautiful, here is the place. You can find anything you may need. Good houses and good neighbors, easy to access the beach and to find a spot in the parking lot.

Thank ggastal
Reviewed 15 January 2017

the beach is lovely and quite crowded in the summer, there is a bridge across to a small island where you can also get the boat to Isle of Campeche, but be aware that the boat needs to be booked in advance and it may...More

Thank Clive G
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Is difficult to find not nice beaches in Santa Caterina, and Praia Brava is, as the most, a really really nice beach!! Recommended

Thank Fabrizio Z
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