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Playa de San Lorenzo

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Address: Gijon, Spain

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San Lorenzo Beach

Awesome beach walk from one end to other! Simply delightful!! Be sure to go at low tide and enjoy the wide expansive beach!!! You can rent a beach chair, lounge chair or even... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

A nice beach with a lovely view, the tide comes all the way into the beach which means a) the beach is only useable until early evening and b) there are no beach cafés or restaurants. Very clean however.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

Awesome beach walk from one end to other! Simply delightful!! Be sure to go at low tide and enjoy the wide expansive beach!!! You can rent a beach chair, lounge chair or even a traditional colorful cabana (caseta) to change in... Just be careful not to leave vauables unattended! The kiosks along the beach boardwalk have all you need to... More 

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Bayamon, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Nice and long beach at Gijon Spain. You can walk around it and see a lot of attractions and see a lot of locals. Now in July with good temperature after the morning is very nice. You can also see people topless. Nice beach overall!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great beach. The waves were fun - I can tell why the surfers love it. Great for a walk or a run, along the sand or promenade. Deckchair hire only €1.50 for the day, and there was plenty of space when we went (the tide was out).

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 272 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

It was a beautiful day to stroll along the beach and people watch. There are very large tides there and sometimes there is no beach or there could be 100 feet of beach. It is a nice place to spend a few hours.Walk along the boardwalk and enjoy the views.

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Great beach to hang out and spend the day! Lots of peolple but a nice place, water was cold for our liking, but it was fun.

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los angeles
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We stopped in Gijon for a day on a European cruise and were very excited to visit the beach which was rated so highly on TripAdvisor and other sites. It was rated as the second best attraction in Gijon, which in hindsight makes sense because it seems that there is quite ,internally nothing to do or see in this town.... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We recently went to Gijon and this area was very pretty, lots of people walking on the boardwalk and there were surfers in the ocean. Very Nice.

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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Walled the promenade by the beach ppb a sultry sunny afternoon. So many people were in the water, strolling on the beach or just lying taking up the rays. There is a beach patrol in the centre of the beach and a tourist information on the promenade.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

It was very windy when we were here in March and the waves were huge and ideal for surfing . The beach is massive and immaculately clean and maintained . I would imagine it is packed in summer .

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Address: Gijon, Spain
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Asturias  >  Gijon>  > Cimadevilla

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