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Address: Strand von Santa Maria | It starts from Kyte Beach THEN Igreijinha, Then Hotel Odjo d'agua UNTIL Ponta Sino., Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
Phone Number: +238 997 87 88
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Santa Maria

Had a few hours in Santa Maria, our first stop was the pharmacy- I needed some plasters. Bought some pads & plaster tape to stick them with & it cost me 12 euros. Also bought some... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a few hours in Santa Maria, our first stop was the pharmacy- I needed some plasters. Bought some pads & plaster tape to stick them with & it cost me 12 euros. Also bought some sun screen (forgot mine) which cost 15 euros - I won't be forgetting mine again in a hurry! After the shock we spent about... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Go there, were nice sandy beach. You CAN walk 10K on the beach & watching incredible waves. Highly recommended

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London
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful beach, nice walk on the pier to watch the locals catching and gutting the fish. Nice little beach bars and some small shops and stalls selling all sorts of souvenirs.

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What a great beach, spotless with plenty of bars and choice of water sports right on your doorstep. No hawkers on the beach either. X

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

visit the pier to see the local catch being landed, explore the market and sit and relax watching the world go by. Yes each stall, shop wants you to visit but didn't feel hassled at all. People friendly and want to talk about their island.

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good for anyone wanting a beach and water sports holiday. Good selection of bars and restaurants virtually on the beach.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a wonderful white sandy beach, with blue waters and quite sea. The water temperature is always balanced, not extremely unpleasant warm. The sea in the extremes of the bay can be sufficient active to be used for wave surfing beginners. Wonderfully quite and safe!

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Burnley, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice beach, lovely to walk along and not very busy but that could all change with the amount of building going on. Water can be rough and the wind brisk, dogs congregate around the hotel sections but don't seem to bother other people, only other dogs!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has provided us with a keeper, cant fault anything and any issues are rectified immediately, there has been an overload placed on the resort as Bikini Beach opening in September didn't.... so we have seen an additional burden put on the site ..... but they coped and we haven't suffered... in any way!!!! I will offer up a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely to stroll along, clean clear water, some local dogs around doing what they want but appear well behaved generally.lovely watching locals with fish hosts and selling goods.

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