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Cala de Deia

Deia, Northwest Majorca, Majorca, Spain
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Ranked #181 of 277 Attractions in Majorca
Type: Hiking Trails, Sports
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Marbella, Spain
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19 reviews 19 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We decided to visit Deia on our last day in Mallorca, and after seeing the entrance to the beach we decided to park the car up the road and make our way down by foot. BIG MISTAKE unless you are wearing proper shoes. You can actually drive down and just walk the 5minutes to the beach instead. I knew it... More

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derby
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I don't know where the other reviewers went!? This is one of my favourite spots on earth (will not go into where I have been in detail but have been to Malaysia / India / Thailand x2 / Mexico / SA / California etc). Not using the above to boast but to qualify the review. If you go in peak... More

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Solihull UK
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65 reviews 65 reviews
14 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Being going to Deia for some years and when we were younger, we loved the beach. Ok a struggle to get in over the big stones, but once out it was heaven. But now it is too popular, however the magic was there this week, Saturday packed and water laden with seaweed and churned up sand. Most uninviting, yet two... More

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Oxford Street is less crowded on a Saturday afternoon, the parking is easier in central London and the smells sweeter too! I wish we had just stayed by the pool at the hotel...

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I read the reviews and still ventured to Cala de Deia. Should have trusted TripAdvisor! This beach is packed with people who think the beach is the place to be seen. The reality is that it is dull, rocky and there are piles of stinking seaweed. The drive down is pretty hairy - but it would be worth it if... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The village of Daia is lovely with restaurants I'd love to try. The beach however is the worst beach I've been to that is a tourist beach. We got there at 11am and it was about full of people but I was utterly baffled as to why. People were bravely trying to have fun with the water but it's really... More

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Buffalo, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The town was very picturesque. The drive to the beach was full of hairpin turns, parking was a nightmare, and the beach was very crowded.

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Lydney, England
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Deía is a gem, with its tranquil cemetery, where Robert Grafves is buried, at the top of a steep climb to the top of the village. The village seems from another time and is quiet, slowly baking in the heat of the day.

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Toulouse, France
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This beach has a really beautiful setting but don't believe the guidebooks: it's not shingle or even pebble, it is rock, which makes getting in and out of the water treacherous, even with special shoes. Secondly, it is plagued by jellyfish. One to visit for a drink and look out to sea, not for the bathing!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Mallorca top 10; the guardian travel; google images - they all lie. Reviews and fellow travellers have told of us a lovely little secluded pebble cove, watch out for whose super yacht is parked in the bay, well worth the 40 minute walk down a steep hillside. Unless I took a wrong turn somewhere this was the most disappointing beach... More

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