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Address: Algeciras, Spain

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Sandy beach

Clean beach, not crowded , good facilities like parking, cafes and shops fish farms off shore good view of shipping and Rock

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 21, 2014
CharlesM16
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Dorking, United Kingdom
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Clean beach, not crowded , good facilities like parking, cafes and shops fish farms off shore good view of shipping and Rock

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bradford, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Out of season, but enough bars/cafes open. Excellent sandy beach with good views of Gibraltar & shippoing activity. Expect it to be crowded in summer. Regular bus service (L8).

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Beautiful clean quite beach with bars and restaurants. Fab views of Morocco and Gibralter.seems to be used more by locals than tourists.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Lisbon, Portugal
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We walked to Getares beach from the hotel Reina Cristina (unintentionally!) It takes about 40 minutes of easy walking along pavements. Turn right at the bottom of the hill, over the bridge by the marina and keep walking. Cross over to the 'sea' side and when the pavement runs out take the small road to the left down to the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 10
St. Albans, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Fantastic beach, cheap parking, great showers toilets etc. plenty of food and drinks outlets. Will be going again! Soon.

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London
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Forget the Costa del Sol and its black small beaches. This is big, with while sand and lots of eating places. Plenty of space to park your car but you need to arrive earlier on a Sunday.

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Redditch
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

Very clean and spacious with lots of cafes & ice cream bars.

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Санкт-Петербург, Россия
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

Getares is a very nice place. The sand is good. It's clean there. There is a cool view of Gibraltar. Also it's easy to get there and spend even the whole day because there are many good cafes and restaurants around, you can find anything you need. Food is fine. We had a lunch in one restaurant there, and liked... More 

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Scottish Borders
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
3 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

Great beach, and the restaurants since they have been remodelled are great value for. Money especially at lunch times

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Malaga, Spain
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2011

Nice beach close to city and with shops and restaurants

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