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Address: Vila do Bispo, Portugal

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Great in off season.

Great beach in autumn or spring, when it's not crowded. Here you can start a hike to Burgau and than further to La Luz. Nice coastal walk!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Antwerp, Belgium
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Antwerp, Belgium
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99 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great beach in autumn or spring, when it's not crowded. Here you can start a hike to Burgau and than further to La Luz. Nice coastal walk!

Thank NoeB1
Ottawa, Canada
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125 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Not overcrowded and great waves. Lovely walk and beautiful cliffs with great restaurants. Good location for other sites.

Thank twin411
Ottawa, Canada
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Great place just mins walk from the villa, can walk right to village shops and restaurants. Lots of great fsh restaurants close by.

Thank 850Janet
Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Super clean beach, lovely place to wander up and down, loungers available if you want, Boia Bar only a few steps away for a cooling beer. Not busy at all in October but July and August are apparently a different matter.

Thank Rob L
Kansas City, MO
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112 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We visited at the end of September/beginning of October and basically had the beach to ourselves! This was especially true at low tide when you can walk to sections of the beach that are cut off at high tide--it was easy to take a quick stroll to an uncrowded end of the beach and park it for a while. The... More 

Thank SummerGirl8888
Brussels, Belgium
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151 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Best is to drive to there via the coastal road from Lagos. Great view and at the end a scenic drive. Small cosy town with some nice restaurants, however pricing is higher then elsewhere.

Thank inetbas
London, England, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

I have had the pleasure of staying in Salema every year for 22 years and after visiting beaches in places such as Italy, Crete, Rhodes and Mexico - it is still one of the most beautiful beaches I have visited. In the middle of the summer the beach can be very busy but I have just come back from a... More 

Thank Frankee W
Worcester, United Kingdom
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580 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

So nice to be able to get space on the beach. Lovely sand, safe beach, in a lovely little quaint town. Well worth a visit, with nice bars and restaurants too!!!

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Me and Becky love this cute little working beach with its many beach front eateries and bars. The beach is golden with the sea sparkling in the sun. Plenty of free parking and none of the establishments charging extortionate tourist prices

Thank The_Poppys030514
Farnham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Lovely beach, shame both sets of sunbeds are located close to restaurants, which is good for getting lunch and drinks but bad for the smell of frying fish the whole time spent sunbathing. Can get very busy, but Salema is such a lovely village with great restaurants & little shops there's always something to do if the beach gets a... More 

Thank M-Gsmit

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