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Small, sheltered black sand bay

This is a small bay with a small black sand and pebble beach. Getting in and out of the water is... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2018
Xante
,
Sheffield(UK)
via mobile
small!

the beach is a small area, nice to sit in the sun though, black sand is very weird! close to our... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2018
sarahWitt21
,
Northampton, United Kingdom
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May 27, 2018
“Small, sheltered black sand bay”
Feb 14, 2018
“small!”
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Worst beach I have ever seen. At the foot of a steep hill surrounded by tatty apartments. In fact difficult to describe it as a beach. A creepy location. Avoid.

Thank Pete W
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

This is a small bay with a small black sand and pebble beach. Getting in and out of the water is not easy and I recommend sand shoes to make this more comfortable. There is a cafe at the beach to obtain refreshments and food....More

Thank Xante
Reviewed February 14, 2018

the beach is a small area, nice to sit in the sun though, black sand is very weird! close to our hotel and peaceful, few bars over looking which makes it a nice feel.

Thank sarahWitt21
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

It is a little playa, quiet, good for couples, friends and families but as many beaches in the south of Spain, very smelly!!

Thank Daniela A
Reviewed June 29, 2017

Lovely meal of grilled sardines and freshly cooked bread with garlic butter and ice cold beer, friendly staff.

Thank Bridget C
Reviewed June 13, 2017

cute beach bit rough when we were there, killer hill to playa de la arena,nice pit stop cafe for a drink, only few people on this beach,

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Waves crashing on the beach makes a fantastic view there is a walk way round the rocks you would need suitable shoes to do this in and not mind getting wet!!!

Thank eb21
Reviewed March 15, 2017

A stunning black sand beach. Get there early to get a good spot and wear beach shoes. It is a little rocky

Thank lcfederico
Reviewed February 7, 2017

If you are living or on holiday in the Puerto Santiago area, then this is a very convenient little beach It doesn't have much to offer, but if you like swimming in the sea, then this is ideal. There are also some metal steps on...More

Thank Chocaholic47
Reviewed September 22, 2016

The beach is too small and rather dirty. Go to La Arena. The steps from the rocks to the water are all in the air during low tide.

Thank MatusSK
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