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Address: Protegido de Montana Roja, El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
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Beautiful but windy

A beautiful natural beach. If nudity offends you stay away from the mountain end of the beach. Black volcanic sand; rent a chair and umbrella. If it is windy, don't even go as the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gregory W
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Jacksonville
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Jacksonville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A beautiful natural beach. If nudity offends you stay away from the mountain end of the beach. Black volcanic sand; rent a chair and umbrella. If it is windy, don't even go as the sand blows, drifts and stings.No bathroom facilities.

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Thank Gregory W
Belgium
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice place and very big beach located in the neighbourhood of the airport. Parking available . All kind of people : young - old

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Thank Ron_Belgium
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Having seen this secluded, sheltered from the wind, little beach when we walked up Montana Roja, today we decided to give it a little visit. We honestly didn't know..... We got there early and found a sheltered little corner from where we could swim. Soon other people started to turn up, soon, one by one, the other people were getting... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Good long beach, dark sand, view of the volcano, fairly quiet if you walk away from the beach bar /sunbed area. Quite a few nudist bathers.

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Thank clareagu2
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017

When wind came from the South East, the far side of the beach was the good launch spot for kiteboarding. When there was no wind at all, the climb to the top of Montana Roja was a nice distraction and a little exercise.

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Thank Mchilcott
Inverness, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Lovely long beach, immaculate and beautiful. Gets a bit windy but still worth the visit ❤windy or sunny ☀️

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Thank Nikki H
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Very windy but very cosy and natural great for walks along the beach or some sunbathing if u dont mind nudists nice bar la piratas at the end of the beach perfwct for escape from big cities

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Cardiff, Wales
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Dark sand, few sun loungers, big open space. Not pretty. Nice for a walk. Plenty of nude opportunities, esp on the far right hand side. No beach bar. Just a bit bleak and unattractive.

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Thank Tom-Kenny
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Amazing place . If someone don't mind nudity , it's highly recommended to visit as it's not busy, really relaxing and beautiful!!!

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Thank Michał G
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225 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

A very interesting beach - people nude all over the beach, lots of life, some people windsurfing and paragliding.

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