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Praia Mole

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Address: Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil
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Fun Beach!

We loved this beach in Florianapolis. The sand and waves are great and it was fun people watching. The views are beautiful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago

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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved this beach in Florianapolis. The sand and waves are great and it was fun people watching. The views are beautiful.

Thank maureen0304
Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice beach with white sand and blue ocean. Also good infrastructure in terms of food offer, chair rental, drinks, etc. I was there for new year and was quite surprised with the fact it was not uncomfortably crowded. The sea was very cold, so refreshing for the hot day! You also don't find any trash around.

Thank leticiacosta2014
London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean (but cold) water. If you don't like huge waves stock to the end of the beach. Parking is pay per use our if your lucky you'll find a spot on the roadside for free. Take a cooler worth some drinks and enjoy the day. Make sure you visit the huge rocks on the left hand end of the beach.

Thank 12Travel_bug12
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69 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Praia Mole is not only an icon for the surf enthusiast, but also for the body builders and "fit" generation. It is like a Victoria Secret catalog... Nice beach, but if you are not proud of your body, you might feel a little out of place.

Thank Claudia C
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach. A lot of gays and cool carefree people. Next to a nude beach. Clean water and great views.

Thank Eduardo L
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really stunning beach, clean, good waves (though not for kids), good places to eat and drink. Really packed with people though. Better to go fairly early and avoid the traffic back. Leaving at 3:30pm on a Sunday it took me 45 minutes to drive a mile.

1 Thank Dominic T
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been traveling through Floripa and I can say that Praia Mole is the best beach to be in. Clean, great waves and vibe. A must.

Thank Nicolas C
Stockholm, Sweden
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39 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach is clean and so is the water. There's some nice bars down at the beach which you can visit after tanning.

1 Thank Edwin P
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41 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The beach was wide and spacious and the locals very friendly. The only problem was the water, it was way too cold for us that we could really fully enjoy it.

Thank John O
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279 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Liked it here. Gay end of the beach has great bar cum club which seems to be open all day. Drinks and entrance very expensive.

Thank MrJonty

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