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As featured in 3 Days in Albufeira
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| Aldeia da Falésia, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-593, Portugal
+49 1512 1805738
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All reviews wooden steps pine cliffs miles and miles golden sands lots of space praia da falesia soft sand lovely walk low tide life guards sun loungers sea algarve backdrop bars waves lifeguards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great day at this beach but was really windy and there was big waves, although my daughter had a great time they were quite strong. Steps down to beach so bear on mind if you have elderly or buggies/wheelchairs etc. Beach bar at...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed yesterday

A really stunning beach lots of vistors but superb sand and great views , water is cold with biggish waves , few places around europe are better than here . A place to spend the day for sunworshipers

Thank Peter e
Reviewed 2 days ago

We just returned from a fantastic week at hotel Tui Blue Falesia above the beach . We walked to Villamoura 7km it was absolutely amazing and the sea was warm . It really is a wonderful beach

1  Thank Brunoswalks
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walked along this lovely sandy beach many times during our weeks stay near Albufeira. Lovely coloured cliffs and a few cafes to choose from. Great walk and also sun beds and sea bathing available.

1  Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed 2 days ago

amazing view and water. Even in Oktober the water was still amazing. I can Imagine in july and august would be overcrowded. In October was amazing. Remembered on Canoa Quebrada / Brasil

1  Thank Sascha W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As per title. Clean beach with stunning coloured cliffs as backdrop. Selection of beach bars to choose from.

Thank jemogo
Reviewed 3 days ago

There is no comparison between this beach and the one at Olhos d'Agua. The latter is a small bay but this one runs for over 6 km, almost to Vilamoura. The only problem is that there are 125 steps down to the beach and the...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow! This was my first word when I saw it from the top of the stairs. The place is stunning, kilometers of sandy beaches next to this 50 meters wall of coloured sandstone.

Thank Andre S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely long sandy beach and great for a day out. The beach is a bit of a mission to get to if you’ve a pushchair we had to carry it down and up the steps. There’s a cafe/bar at the top which is very good....More

Thank Darren C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Praia Falesia is one of longest Algarve sandy beaches. It could be reached by car, but mostly through the few hotels in the first row to the ocean, like Pine Cliffs (Sheraton), Portobay Felasia... There are sunbeds and sunshades available for a 15 Eur/day. There...More

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Paul B
August 23, 2018|
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Response from Elizabeth W | Reviewed this property |
Well, we stayed at the falesia garden beach resort, up the hill from the Rui, there is a path down the side of this resort, you go down it, then down the 100 or so very nice steps & you are there in 6 minutes! Bit longer... More
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Paul B
August 23, 2018|
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Response from Wheels3 | Reviewed this property |
From the Hotel Riu Guarana, take the dead end road south past the Riu parking lot (it leads to the Tui Blue Hotel). When you get to the corner, turn right. About 75 metres along the road, on the left you will see a pathway... More
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August 21, 2018|
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Response from jill135 | Reviewed this property |
You will find that people tend to leave from mid afternoon, so you will definitely find them available later in the day.
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