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Good beach for cricket

We enjoyed this beach as there was a lot more room to play sports than some of the other smaller... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
Hazel C
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Lovely long beach

This is a lovely beach wide and sandy beach, we were there when the tide was out and able to have... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2017
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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21 Aug 2017
“Good beach for cricket”
8 Jul 2017
“Lovely long beach”
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this beach as there was a lot more room to play sports than some of the other smaller (and very beautiful) beaches nearby. The sea was a good temperature for swimming and very shallow and safe for young children to paddle although you...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Hazel C
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely beach wide and sandy beach, we were there when the tide was out and able to have fun climbing the rocks at the far end of the beach to see the mussel farm on the other side. At the start of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Grasshopper507
Reviewed August 31, 2016

The beach is beautiful. The sand is a great quality. There is free parking and free showers and toilets etc. The restaurant is great with very well kept toilets (probably for customers only). We have been to this beach twice and all the family enjoyed...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank John G
Reviewed August 14, 2016

This beach has it all, flat soft sand, stunning views and plenty of shells to collect. There are also toilets nearby and ample parking. There is a restaurant nearby but we did not have a chance to visit it. An easy and lovely way to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed December 22, 2015

Large flat sand, emerald sea, great for families , sand dunes and parking nearby who could want more

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank MHBcardiff
Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We visited the beech on a beautiful summer day and the children loved building sand castles and paddling in the sea. Not much by way of refreshments except for one restaurant which was not cheap so getting just ice creams or a snack was not...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed June 10, 2015

what a beautiful beach , even nder the rain, wild , fresh, great a re the word to describe it for walking, jogging, swimming , walk yourdog, winter only , to relax and to be free and tonic

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank christian Q
Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

This was our favourite beach in Saint-Cast. Very picturesque and not crowded. We always found a space in the car park next to the beach so it was easy to take all the paraphernalia we needed for a day. There are rock pools when the...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Tracey H
Reviewed August 1, 2014

Relaxing, with a great view of a ruined castle in a nearby island in the bay, this is a lovely, undeveloped beach with some nice rock pools and a great spread of sand to play on when the tide is out.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank ger_in_clare
Reviewed October 14, 2013

I cannot emphasise enough the pleasure of being on this beach. We were swimming on the 8th October! The weather then changed but it is still a great place for a healthy interesting walk, then lunch in Le Biniue

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank NBRG
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