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An amazing place. Restaurants literally 5star. Beach pretty average. The whole place has such an... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Incredible Beach! Accessed Through a hole through the Rocks!!

This for us was the best beach that we visited on our holiday. Completely Un-spoilt Steep steps to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Luke W
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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  • Poor1%
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“the cliff”(19 reviews)
“beautiful beach”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An amazing place. Restaurants literally 5star. Beach pretty average. The whole place has such an amazing atmosphere, with a reasonable amount of night life but not too full on.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This for us was the best beach that we visited on our holiday. Completely Un-spoilt Steep steps to go down through a hole in the rock which just adds to the awesomeness of this beach! Highly recommend this place.

Thank Luke W
Reviewed September 4, 2018

great easily accessible beach, though the sand is mixed with crushed sea shell. Great water to swim in. Quite shallow then a steep drop. Plenty of cafe shops close by, in fact you are just off the town square. Only disappointing aspect, the rip off...More

1  Thank Frank A
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

It's a bit hard to walk there but it's a great beach. Easy to find a car park. No coffee, restaurant or toilets there, take food and drinks with you. Is a men selling bolas de Berlim there.

1  Thank Tania P
Reviewed August 31, 2018

What a magical place! Accessed from lots of steps from a car park, you go through a tunnel carved into the rock. Some of the steps are almost eroded away and it was pretty scary as they’re so short and sandy. However it’s massively worth...More

Thank MissMagik
Reviewed August 19, 2018

So awkward to access, but the rewards are fantastic. No toilets, bars, restaurants etc, just a beautiful beach

1  Thank Mark K
Reviewed August 17, 2018

A great beach, a little tricky to find and accessed by foot via a tunnel. Get there early and it's quiet, and there's some shade, but beware encamping under overhanging cliffs with potential rock falls. no black bar so bring cold drinks.

1  Thank Duncan W
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Amazing little beach !! The best that Algarve has to offer. Specially in the morning enjoy and relax by the water. In afternoon sip a perfect caipirinha. :)

Thank Nuno P
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Had a great day swimming here while watching the crazy people jumping from the cliff side. The beach was popular but not overcrowded; this is probably because access is through a tunnel through the cliff and down some decidedly dodgy steps which are steep, sandy...More

2  Thank xczs
Reviewed July 26, 2018

The only way to access the beach are through very jagged and fragmented steps through a cliff side, resulting in it being very difficult for the older members of my party to access. However, once you have accomplished this - the view and environment is...More

2  Thank J-Addo532
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August 20, 2018|
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Response from TowniesLeedsLulu | Reviewed this property |
Beach is small and lovely and clean-sand a bit gritty. We didn't swim.
January 30, 2017|
Response from LondonSnow | Reviewed this property |
hi, before you land to the beach, you should see how high or low sea is. it takes few hours for the sea to breath in and out.