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Address: Catalan Bay, Gibraltar
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Lovely beach

Lovely beach, especially when hot, but be prepared to bring your own umbrella and towels and fight for a space on a lovely Summers day.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Lovely beach, especially when hot, but be prepared to bring your own umbrella and towels and fight for a space on a lovely Summers day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

A very nice mini town locate on the other side of the busy city of Gibraltar. Seaside, nice restaurants and a great place to sit and watch the ships waiting to bunker.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

This bay is another style that Gibraltar can offer. simple and comfortable space to relax by the sun with stunning view and great cafes and restaurants.

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Leics
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

the beach here is very clean and there are plenty of bars/eateries for all the family. easy to get to by bus from the main bus station

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Toulouse, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I've been going to Catalan Bay for years and have never been so disappointed by the food or restaurants until discovering the recent opening of 'La Terraza' - the old Village Inn. We ate there on 2 separate occassions so can confirm that the chef was not just having a bad day. The quality of the food was absolutely disgusting!... More 

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Luton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Ideal beach with restaurants, toilets, and little shops and great views. There is a shop that rents umbrellas, chairs for £4 each. A must have as it gets very hot there. Be aware at the weekends, the locals will swamp the area and it does become very crowded with tightly packed umbrellas and a beach full of people but a... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We spent afternoon there, umbrella and chair hire £4 each, water was cool but once in easy to swim in and not very deep for a long way out and clean. Changing rooms available.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Catalan bay is excellent for food,sea food and tapas.perfect setting right on the beach.The people were very friendly.

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LONDON
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I wonder why the government has allowed this area to become so grim. The promenade is run down and very shabby. No rows of palm trees here or nice paving...just a broken wall and old bins and plenty of weeds !

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The bay is stunning busy as children on school holidays but no problems going into reastrunts etc clean beach is racked Daly .

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