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Good swimming

Decent swimming from pebble beach, water warmer than other locations, reasonably clear, showers on... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2017
Charles F
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Newtown, United Kingdom
Not to be missed

This place just gets better. The beach is fantastic and just take in the views around you.This is... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2017
Col b
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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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9 Oct 2018
“Treatment of clients could be improved”
23 Oct 2017
“Good swimming”
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3 Promenade de la Mer, 06500, Menton, France
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Unfortunately limited parking place with limited access for transport of own equipment, well organized shop with very polite shop assistence. Boat and dive spot was ok. Treatment by dive guide was really bad. No 'Hallo', no 'warm up' before the dive preparations. Heavy instructions before...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Decent swimming from pebble beach, water warmer than other locations, reasonably clear, showers on beach, easy access from promenade car parking, plenty of eating and shopping options, much use by locals too.

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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

This place just gets better. The beach is fantastic and just take in the views around you.This is by far the prettiest place on the Riv.

Thank Col b
Reviewed July 28, 2017

We didn't have any expectation about the place. It might be one reason why we experienced the place such a positive way. Anyway, this seemed to be quite tranquil beach.

Thank 32Morten
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Although i can't dive anymore, my son wanted to snorkel and we didn't have any of our stuff with us. For €25 each, we joined the divers for an hours snorkeling which included good quality equipment, well staffed dive shop and boat. The crew were...More

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Menton is a lovely city and the ocean, with it's pebbly beach (wear shoes!) and the cute cafes & bars with umbrellas invite you to have a refreshing drink or nice meal. Walking the beach and old city are two of the best things you...More

1  Thank Mauibeth
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

There is a huge line of restaurants alongside the first stretch of the beach but before that there is a little beach with a lot of locals and children. I walked the end of a little dirt path and sat on some big rocks and...More

1  Thank Mikaila C
Reviewed October 15, 2016

Parking at the harbour is an easy option, and a short walk in either direction will take you to the beach or into town. It's a really scenic place with the backdrop of hills and the town in the foreground. Pretty place. Atop the sea...More

Thank Harrison_F_Carter
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We have visited Menton in July 2016 and we were pleasingly surprises with the prices (much lower vs Nice/Cannes) and the sand which is amazing! Strongly recommend to visit. The only disadvantage-the toilets are located not so close

Thank rusjub
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Walking along the beach is a relaxing experience. We had a sunny day while we were there but the water was tad too cold. We still swam the clear waters and smooth rocky bottom of the sea, whilst looking at a nice view not so...More

2  Thank Kathleen A
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