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Algar Seco

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Address: Algar Seco, Carvoeiro 8400, Portugal
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Lovely for a drink and scenic rock formations

I would suggest going here in the evening for a sundowner. You can walk around the various rock formations and have a cocktail and snack at the bar.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

I would suggest going here in the evening for a sundowner. You can walk around the various rock formations and have a cocktail and snack at the bar.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

In addition to good food, great service and excellent value, you have the added benefit of unbroken cliff-top views out over the sea.

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scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

stunning views reasonable food worth the walk for lunch would have liked to use the pool when having lunch but this was not allowed

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Wonderful views and food good. were staying near so good to walk down, steep steps so need to be physically able but well worth the walk down and up

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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The resort is beautiful and we were lucky that building on a villa opposite did not start on 2nd June as advised by the reception staff. Top marks to the reception staff and young waiter in the bistro for excellent service. breakfast ok but over priced. Did not eat there for dinner but food looked very good and such a... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Amazing rock formations apparently used by smugglers loved exploring the caves - but were deeply unimpressed by the rip off bar on the rocks nearby - avoid at all costs

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Appleton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The location is first class, the service good and while we only visited later one night for a coffee we were well greeted and catered for. The accommodation looks good and pools excellent.

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Wexford, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

If you do nothing else in Carvoeiro, be sure to walk down the steps to see the spectacular Algar Seco. The rock formations and coastal views are superb. We took some amazing photographs here and the best thing of all is that its FREE!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Algar Seco has Very Unic Cliff shapes with natural stairs and ocean fed lake thing that was wonderful. Also a little cave with two natural windows that also has a wonderful view! This place has a small restauarnt, where worth to stop at least half an hour to memorise the Beauty of the Nature....and the Hot Chocolate is great and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Not to be missed for the views and wonders of the caves and coast. Friendly staff at the cliff restaurant.

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Address: Address: Algar Seco, Carvoeiro 8400, Portugal
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Carvoeiro

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