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Playa de El Puntal

Somo (Ribamontan al Mar), Santander, Spain
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Ranked #4 of 48 attractions in Santander
Type: Beaches
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Fareham, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

accessed by road ca141 or ferry from santander. Great sweeping sandy beach very popular with surfers and families. plenty of cafes and bars with fantastic view of Santander bay.

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Castelldefels, Spain
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127 reviews 127 reviews
27 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

One of my favourite beaches in Cantabria. Really big and with a corner for nudity if you fancy it. Ideal for sports as well. There are chiringuitos (beach bars) for lunch and/or drinks on the very beach, which is very convenient if you have forgotten to bring your own.

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Wexford, Ireland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
21 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

This is lovely beach across the bay from Santander. A boat ferries you across from beside the maritime museum for 3.80 return. The beach is a huge spit and is clean and sage to bath on. It does not tend to have as many people on it as other beaches in Santander. Obviously if you are coming from the Laredo... More

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