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Address: Algeciras, Spain

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Nice beach not too far from hotel

Lovely sandy beach, really quiet during the week but quite busy at weekend with lots of locals also enjoying the sand and sea. Lots of little cafes bordering the beach itself... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
Mary S
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Lovely sandy beach, really quiet during the week but quite busy at weekend with lots of locals also enjoying the sand and sea. Lots of little cafes bordering the beach itself, well worth a visit -

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Nice clean beach, plenty of room. Bars and cafes along the promenade. Near bus stop and car park. Liked the beach it was nice and relaxing, didn't like the tractors on there when we went but I think they were cleaning the beach.

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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

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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.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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 

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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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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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
39 helpful votes 39 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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