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Beautiful beach

Long stretch of a beach, clean sand and even though it was busy there still seemed to be lots of... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Fayola B
What an amazing beach!

Possibly best beach in Europe we have been to. Put the name in Google Maps, there is all day... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

Long stretch of a beach, clean sand and even though it was busy there still seemed to be lots of space!! Clean toilets, restaurants to eat in or buy a quick snack. Choice of boats with slides, jets etc. Kids loved it!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fayola B
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Possibly best beach in Europe we have been to. Put the name in Google Maps, there is all day parking for 2 Euro on site, and drive to the end of the car park. The end beach has gorgeous rocks in the water, and sun...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank holidaymaddddd
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We love this part of Alvor beach. You go from a vast stretch of beautiful beach to smaller stretches of sand either through holes cut through the rock by the water or by climbing over the rocks. We have noticed that there has been quite...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Beach is stunning probably one of the best in Algarve. You can spend hours just walking around, exploring the little rock pools and the caves. Some of the little restaurants around here are also not too bad, especially if all you want is light lunch.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank saeed42
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We've been visiting this beach for the past 20 years and it is still the best beach on the Algarve. Busier than it used to be but full of character. The gem of the Algarve. Just stunning. Unless you access it via the Canico restaurant,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We found this beach on our last day and what a discovery, it's beautiful. A bit of a walk down the steps (and back up again!) But well worth it.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank PaulHine77
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

This beach was a nice short walk from our stay in Alvor. Even on a cloudy day, it was breathtaking. Little caves and arches along cliff side. Canico cafe built intothe cliff is a nice place to stop for a drink or have dinner there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank sabrina s
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This is the most amazing beach I have ever been to, you can pass through to 3 more beaches from here through caves and crevices, each one delighting in different ways. The water is calm and clear and the beach was clean. There is a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This is a special and beautiful beach where you can spend some relaxing time and enjoy the surrounding, take nice pictures and have some good time

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank correudgp
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful charming small beach by the sea, calm with beautiful cliffs and the sound of the waves, unlike some other beach in the area there are not so many ugly concrete hotells distrupting the natural beauty. Sad to see so much plastics in the sand,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from Newbridgers | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are always taxis floating about by the beach or at the bottom of town. It’s only a few minutes to town from the beach anyway and the boardwalk makes it really accessible.
22 October 2017|
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Response from Halifaxvoyager | Reviewed this property |
Hope you liked the beach. Missed your second question until now. We like right in front of Canico.
22 June 2017|
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