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La Concha Beach

De la Concha Ibilbidea, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Type: Beaches
Activities: Swimming, Sunbathing
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Yekaterinburg, Russia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Very long beach, we have been here in october, and it was not crowded. Nice view to the harbour and city.

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Naples, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Beautiful natural setting. Nice wide sandy beach protected from severe surf. Promenade above it is great too. Could use some cafes along it.

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Noosa, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

As expected, this beach is ridiculously crowded, but that does not take away for the beauty of it. Picture perfect with plenty of space to laze around and enjoy the wonderful energy of Donostia.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

This Beach is apparently famous and really is very pretty and clean. The waves are a bit dumpy, but plenty of surf/standing boarders, swimmers and sunbathers. We are lucky to be staying right opposite so can enjoy this view - highly recommend! When the tide is out the beach is huge but when in not much sand left to sit... More

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New York, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

What an excellent beach! Loved strolling and enjoying the beautiful views. San Sebastian is a beautiful town with excellent food and a lovely beach.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Water was beautiful , very spacious, great views from the promenade, great facilities and restaurants .

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Chalfont, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

This is a great little beach right on the edge of the city. This in and of itself is unusual. We were there in October so I can't vouch for the water temps other times of the year but it was cold (62 F) the first week of Oct. Aside from sitting on the beach and swimming - the promanade... More

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Orlando
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Beautiful - do not miss. Enjoyed very much walking on the promenade as well as running in the morning. Would love to come back in summer to get in the water.

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

There's no way to not see La Conch Beach from almost anywhere in City Center of San Sebastian. You can sit and watch the tide roll in or take your shoes off and stroll along the sand. When the tide comes up it's fun to watch the waves crash into the seawall. SUP, swim, kayak or surf in the water... More

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Pamplona, España
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Not too large, a little bit fresh water, but nice to walk alogn the boardwalk and the sand. Too much busy in summer, but there are also quiet moments to take a bath and rest in front of a very beautiful bay. Romantic place to talk and hear the waves, take an ice-cream with children... I love running along the... More

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