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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Beautiful setting, very nice wide beach, white and fine sand with dunes (protected area) behind. Wonderful for Surfing (good waves - check weather / wave forecast) and walking or running ( hard surface).

Thank christiandC6093QC
Reviewed November 20, 2017

the beach is more than beautiful. It is very clean (mostly because of costão do santinho Resort, I think), with space enough to play sports, walk and rest

Thank Maurício F
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

It was a stunning walk to the beach which was quite taxing in part. However the views at various points were stunning. I was very pleased to do the walk. Another love.y sandy beach.

Thank Kathyfitchett
Reviewed March 10, 2017

We spent an entire week going to that beach -we were at the Costao de Santinho every morning and afternoons. The water was almost warm sometimes and we were lucky with the weather on that special week of January. The beach is quite clean and...More

Thank MartinSPanizza
Reviewed January 14, 2017

this is a lovely beach in the north of the island and has some lovely views with some little islands at each end

Thank Clive G
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Too much waves for me. I mean, maybe if you plan to surf, that would be nice. I also got a pretty weather (it was almost summer, but I was not really lucky). Maybe, at summer time, the place looks better;

Thank Betuca69
Reviewed December 17, 2016

Very long stretch of beach. Its becoming more and more populated, but still reserves long miles of virgin nature. The famous resort of Costao do Santinho is in the rightmost corner of the beach. Great place to spend a sunny day.

Thank Lucas M
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful, quiet and wild beach, known by surfers. Easy access. Good for walking on the sand, surfing or swimming in the sea.

Thank Guide322139
Reviewed July 28, 2016

This beach has it all. Nature: sand dunes to the north, paths through the forest in the south with nice views to the ocean. Archaeology: engravings in the stone from the ancient Sambaqui people. Beach: white sand, blue water. Restaurants an hotels. The Santinho resort...More

Thank frederickbauer72
Reviewed March 9, 2016

The beach of Santinho is a beautiful, long stretch of sand, with a large hill at either end. The hill on the South end of the beach has rock engravings made several thousand years ago and efforts have been made to preserve them. Sea is...More

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