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The water is crystal clear. The rock formations are awesome. Parking is good. Beach are decreases... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
jkugs53
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North Miami, Florida
This is a great beach with an excellent restaurant

This is worth a visit. The beach is great but the foods at O Sardinia is marvelous. Try the... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Alan R
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Victoria, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The water is crystal clear. The rock formations are awesome. Parking is good. Beach are decreases greatly at high tide. The restaurant was very good.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jkugs53
Reviewed October 30, 2018

This is worth a visit. The beach is great but the foods at O Sardinia is marvelous. Try the grilled squid and the grilled sole is a real treat.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan R
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This beach is divided in two, the main beach is sandy, but can be very rocky when entering the sea. There is a seafood restaurant on this beach, which is very expensive. There is a second smaller section to this beach which is separated by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shropshirenick
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Always a pleasure to return to. Clean beach, lifeguards in season and excellent restaurant A Sardinha

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank geoffandjacqui
Reviewed July 23, 2018

small beach with rocks everywhere restricting bathing. Care needed if swimming when tide is in and rocks are hidden beneath the sea. Nice bar overlooking beach.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Pywacket1
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

I love this beach! It is small you have the rocks that are beautiful and protects from wind. The place stil looks calm to play with kids.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Thaïs B
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Lovely beach, rocks and sand, great for exploring, cafe for refreshments. Certainly worth a visit. Would recommend.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Deborah C
Reviewed April 28, 2018

This beach gets my vote as the most beautiful beach in the Algarve....so far. If you can only make it to a few beaches or you are trying to decide what beach to stay near... pick Praia de Arrifes! There are gorgeous rock formations that...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kyredhead16
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Wow Wow !! Beautifully beaches, clean, well loved by the locals and every one week spoke to during our recent visit, it was quiet when we visited which kind of added to the magic

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Keith e
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a small beach with poor parking. lots of erosion on a very narrow winding road to the beach. The beach itself is pretty with unusual rock formations and a restaurant with washrooms.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lesterbeach
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