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Address: Port Camargue Dans le Gard, Gard Le Grau-du-Roi, France

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What a beach!

Wild and beautiful - two things that attract me to this beach. Although the Mediterranean high rise apartments are still in view from this beach, you really feel away from it all... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
Chris M
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Pons, France
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Pons, France
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Wild and beautiful - two things that attract me to this beach. Although the Mediterranean high rise apartments are still in view from this beach, you really feel away from it all. Beautiful sand and calm waters, bliss.

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Le Grau-du-Roi, France
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Espiguette beach is one of the nicest places on the French Mediterranean. If you love natural beaches surrounded by pine forests you fall in love with spot. I’m pleased to see a private beach here that respects totally our environment and offers activities like paddle. We have been 4 times to this beach, the staff are friendly, the mats are... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Nice beach if you want a bit more space, for kites, running about, of just some more room to spread out. Nudist beach is about 1 mile to the left- be careful if you weren't expecting it! You do have to pay for the car park but worth it for the day and there is a loo as well as... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

2 good days on this beach. 6 Euros for the parking. Had some filled baguettes from beach cafe one day and had a Macdonalds nearby on the other. Nice to walk along. Daughters shocked when we came across nudist section, initially, but soon coped. Good sand and plenty of space. Only downside was traffic queue on leaving due to roundabout... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I have known this beach since the 1970s and happily it has not changed apart from the improved access by car and parking "payant" .... but it is worth it to get easy access to 20 kms of sand backed by uspoilt sand dunes and then the wonderful wilderness of the Camargue, except in the remotest parts of the world... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We visited Montpellier this August. Great dynamic city, many young people and great historic city. Definitely recommend to visit it. We had just one problem, we could find people, who spoke english and help us with some directions or explain to us about the ticket that we needed so that we can go to the beach. Initially our idea was... More 

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Glasgow
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This is one of the best beaches I have been on in this part of France. The sand is white and the sea is crystal clear. This beach has become very popular since I last visited way back in the 90s. They now charge one to get a parking space. However it is well worth a visit.

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St Maarten-St Martin
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90 reviews 90 reviews
10 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

extra long extra wide all natural white sand beach along side sand dunes... Incredibly picturesque, great to jog or to sun tan, isolate yourself and spend a day "au naturel"

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Istanbul, Turkey
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

We have three children and a beach with sand is a must for us. Espiguette Beach has plenty of sand for building castles. There were lots of people right at the car park entrance. Just walk a short way down and you will find more space. If you stay between the car park entrances there are less people. (People seem... More 

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Rome, Italy
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59 reviews 59 reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Fabulous stretch of unspoilt beach on the opposite side of the bay from Montpellier. Need a car to get there and we ran into jams getting there on a sunny summer weekend. But definitely worth the bother. There is a beach restaurant Les Pieds Nus which very good on the piece we went to, by chance it has to be... More 

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