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Playa de Matalenas

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Best beach in Santander?

Most Santander locals deem beaches 1 and 2, or Somos or Bikinis, as the best beaches in Santander. It rather depends on what you want to do or experience at the beach. For me... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Most Santander locals deem beaches 1 and 2, or Somos or Bikinis, as the best beaches in Santander. It rather depends on what you want to do or experience at the beach. For me, this is the best beach because of its appearance, recessed as it is within the granite cliffs, and the moderately calm waters. It would be less... More 

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bristol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

This is a beautiful beach. If the water is calm, its the perfect spot for snorkling in Santander. The moest unspolit beach in Santander with wonderful views and right open to the Bay of Biscay and not the Bay of Santander like the others. Nature made it this way and It is a long way down which sadly makes it... More 

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Lede, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a very authentic beach as you have the very clear water with nice sand, in combination with the mountains left and right which create a natural bay. Perfect for a lazy afternoon or to take a swim!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Breathtaking beach surrounded by cliffs so it feels very cosy one might say. We went there on a clear, sunny day. Clear waters and sand. It was also very clean. What more could you ask for!

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

This beach is not too big, but very comfortable , safe , clean and not croweded even in high season . you can spend the whole day there. free parking place is provided, you have to use staicase to go down to the beach. very safety place for kids...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Great place on sunny days . This year exceptional as the wether was exceptional . Sea lovely and clean .

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Crewkerne, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Lovely sand, safe swimming - ideal for children and families. Lifeguards on duty and really helpful sunbed attendants. Clean facilities...perfect!

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