Nice and a little wild, but big waves. Not very safe for children. Facilities includes a few sun beds and a bar which does not serve alcoholic drinks.
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Beautiful beach, nice crick near the Balcon d'Europe, stairs to go down, nice views to the rocks; there is a restaurant with the same name; a very fine beach for a short and nice stay.
when we went the water was very dirty. other than that i think that on a normal day it's a good place to go for a swim, a snorkel, some fun with the kids and sun bathing. Seems like it has potential for some free...More
This beach is right beside the Balcon and has beautiful blue water. The Papagayo restaurant is closed down and is no longer pleasant to the eye.
Papagayo beach - otherwise known as Calahonda - is a stunning beach. Situated right next to the Balcon de Europa, it's a beautiful setting accessed without steps. Set amongst the fishing boats and fisherman's cottages, this beach is a must visit if you're going to...More
Lovely beach but ruined by being covered in sanitary pads, tampons, human excrement etc from the local sewage works!! Disgusting.
Calahonda is lovely little beach, always busy and is featured in hundreds of photographs, postcards and artwork over many decades. Papagayo café was one of the best outdoor eating establishments in Nerja, with a unique buzz and excellent food. It has now been left dilapidated...More
The beach itself has easy access from central area of town. The back drop of the mountains and lifts further along the coast is quite stunning.