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Cabanas, Tavira, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely beach, reached by boat. Didn't like the walkway to beach, but that's just me. Everyone else loved it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alish2006
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This beautiful beach is reached by a small ferry from Cabanas Boardwalk, well worth the 1.50 Euro ferry price. The beach has a cafe/bar and boardwalk crossing, you can walk for miles, lovely view across towards Monte Gordo or to the 2 lighthouses at the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mytravels2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time to this beach. Loads of parking in the local area. It was 1.50 euro to get across to the beach by a water taxi

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gerard m
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We visited the Cabanas beach whilst staying in the area. The beach was beautiful, you could see for miles. You can catch a boat from Cabanas. There are amenities (toilets and showers) and a little cafe (which was very expensive and not great). The beach...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 53sianbarn
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

The beach is on a sandbar only accessible by boat. Public boat access is afforded at the end of the boardwalk in Cabanas village. Currently €1.50 return. The beach itself is very clean and slopes gently to the ocean. We observed families with small children...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank peteduigy
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

First time here, not far from where we are staying. A short boat ride away for 1.50 return each. Perfect sunny day, nice and quiet. Parasol and deck chairs for hire for a good price. A must visit for a peaceful time away.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank adrians273
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

This is our favourite beach in the Tavira area. Access is via a small ferry from the Cabanas quay - €1.50 return and you buy tickets on board. It’s rare to have to wait more than a few minutes as the boats go back and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Was so beautiful with a wild surf, I did not swim out as the surf was rough but others did more skilled in accommodating the waves. You can rent loungers under umbrellas to relax and enjoy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jazzystuff
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Sun loungers 10 euros for 2 for a day! Great blue flag beach! Clear water! Good café which sold Somersby cider What more does a girl need?

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Jamo178
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Unspoilt, uncrowded with good facilities, justifying blue flag. Access is fun and very frequent (every 5 to 10 minutes) water taxis. 3-4 minute trip for a couple of eros return.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Matthew226
August 11, 2018|
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Response from Marie G | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are showers at the beach, they are situated in the building where the restaurant is, at the boardwalk.
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helen w
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Harricobean | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Cabanas Park Resort where the Activities Instructor took kayakers out on the sea as part of the 'in-house 'activities'. However we did see kayaks for hire along the harbour side in the town, near the Spar... More
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emdonalgarve
June 27, 2018|
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Response from annetX3096OZ | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are covered beds for rent. Very close to the beach bar.
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