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Nice and quiet

If you fancy a break from the hoards of main street, either walk round or get a bus and chill for a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
retromal
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Isle of Portland, United Kingdom
Lovely beach with very clear water!

A popular beach and I can see why! The ocean water is so clear that you can see the fish, and it is... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
ralexia80
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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All reviews caleta hotel lovely beach clean beach pretty bay eastern beach both worlds sandy bay easily reached by bus caught the bus town centre toilet facilities bus trip cafes and restaurants worth a visit caletta sorrows rock
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you fancy a break from the hoards of main street, either walk round or get a bus and chill for a bit. Two places to eat (we had a very nice fish lunch) and a beach to enjoy.

Thank retromal
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Yes, this is our favourite part of Gibraltar, so we are a bit hesitant to recommend you here as we loved its peace and tranquility! However, as we are unfortunately not there all the time we can use these lines to tell you that this...More

Thank Bettabus M
Reviewed September 10, 2018

A popular beach and I can see why! The ocean water is so clear that you can see the fish, and it is a treasure trove of pretty shells for those with a keen eye! The beach also has several food places to visit at...More

Thank ralexia80
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Great place to spend a day in the sun. Food was nice and the beach was a safe place for fun and swimming

Thank Keith H
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little beach, normal amenities you would expect. Great for swimming or sun bathing. With direct access from the hotel we were staying at

Thank Peter C
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

The beach is a 5 minute bus ride from the market. There are changing rooms , toilets and cafes available and a swimming area with life guards.

Thank J L
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

I found this to be one of the nicer areas of Gibraltar take some pictures of the buildings and the rock mix well especially with their different color rooftops

Thank Spartacus X
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a quaint, quiet, clean beach with showers, toilets and changing room facilities. There are a couple of restaurants near to the hotel at the far end of the bay. The only thing it lacks for those of us on a short break is...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Visited Catalan bay following a port stop at Gibraltar on our cruise holiday. Got a taxi from the port to the beach which was only 10 minutes away. Clean safe beach for families. Toilets and showers available and a few small restaurants near by.

Thank Kirst140
Reviewed August 15, 2018

We spent a day on this beach as part of a 3 day trip to Gibraltar. The beach is easily reached by bus from the main town offers a good clean environment. There are changing rooms located close by along with a small number of...More

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MARJI-ANNE
April 12, 2018|
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Response from Tilledd | Reviewed this property |
No. 4 or 8, just check the front of the bus says 'both worlds' as the destination or you'll go the opposite way, in which case just stay on it and sight see.
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IsleofManKnight
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Response from barcaranger | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the weather but anything from 12 to 22 degrees Celsius
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ruth944
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Beatrice P | Reviewed this property |
Back to the centre and depending on the time of the day it should be about 6 pounds. The buses 4 and 8 are another option, both from the top of the hill near the beach. An all day ticket at 2,25 pounds is good value as you... More
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