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Playa de La Malagueta

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Address: Malaga Urban Centre, Malaga, Spain
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US$43.40*
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Malaga City Private Walking Tour including Alcazaba Fortress
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we have spen d1/2 day @ the beach while visiting Malaga. there are some strand bars with cocktails and green birds

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Aarschot, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is very romantic with all people who would like to see the wonderful sunset. It is magic. You can't imagine that colors. Wonderful! You should bring a photomachine, because you want to bring this nice view to home.

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Aarschot, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have spen d1/2 day @ the beach while visiting Malaga. there are some strand bars with cocktails and green birds

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ran along here most days - great to see the sunrise and a good view of the Gibralfaro. Always clean and tidy and well kempt.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here just last week and walked all round the area. Great views and decent cafes and close to Malaga old town.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Benefits from its location near the port and the heart of the city. However its noisy and not the most attractive and if you're looking to spend a day at the beach there are countless other beaches which are much better and not far away.

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Ontario, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fresh briss along the Costa del Sol and few steps across Apartment Buildings and the Malaga Port, You will discover LA MALAGUETA, is a Beautiful beach that You can spend the day. There are Restaurants along the beach and umbrellas and chair to rent and just R E L A X and spend the day. Along the beach People... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great in every way except hygiene, which unfortunately makes all its good aspects pretty much beside the point. Lumps of human poo in the water, a tideline of compacted baby wipes and seaborne litter everywhere. I don't know how much of this is Malaga's fault as the city itself is spotless. Maybe a clean downtown beach in the Med, beside... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Very nice beach with beautiful sand and some rocks. If you get and umbrella and chairs you can spend the whole day there tanning. Beautiful breeze and people constantly selling drinks and massages which is great. Close to the main attractions including Muelle Uno and lots of restaurants.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This beach is very, very long one, full of people enjoying the sun and the sea view. There are small restaurants along the beach. Some of them are good, other ones not so, with bad service but still pricy. There are also the outside gyms along the beach. It is also very pleasant and clean for a walk.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

very extensive beach very close to town and all the amenities. The sand is a little dirty and hire of sunbed and sun shade is recommended and is good value. A lot of hawkers on the beach selling cold drinks and various gifts.but nonetheless seems safe and friendly.

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