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So romantic!

Nice and romantic beach, in winter also sometimes empty and good for to take pictures! You can get... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dana B
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Small beach that packs a punch!

We were so surprised by this lovely beach. We visited in December so the beach wasn't busy. I don't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
thecelticyank
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice and romantic beach, in winter also sometimes empty and good for to take pictures! You can get to the beach only through a short tunnel with stairs, so probably not for everyone. But the best view and the best pictures are from the mountain...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dana B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so surprised by this lovely beach. We visited in December so the beach wasn't busy. I don't know how it would be in the high season, but when we were there the weather was lovely, the beach was cozy and immaculate. I could...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thecelticyank
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Gorgeous beach and lovely soft sand. Lots of rocks and not the best for kids and people who don't like rocks in the water. Worth it for views and a beach day out.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Loved it here. Not only was the beach stunning but it also seemed to be teeming with history. There were smugglers caves to get down there and what seemed to be a lookout spot too to explore. In December this place felt like a private...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank manc_emm
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Really pretty and the walk from nearby resorts is well worth it: there is parking nearby if you must use the car. Just remember to bring water and wear plenty of sunscreen.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hannah P
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Lovely place and a peaceful place to just relax Was not busy when we were there. Good few stairs to get there or take the mountain trail. Well worth taking the long way. From there you can walk in either direction.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barryfitz2014
Reviewed October 15, 2018

From the parking lot you follow the signs and go down a lot of stairs. There are several points of lookout that can be accessed by dirt walking paths. At the bottom of the stairs you will come to a tunnel in the rocks that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carrie M
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

An amazing place. Restaurants literally 5star. Beach pretty average. The whole place has such an amazing atmosphere, with a reasonable amount of night life but not too full on.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tonyquattro
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This for us was the best beach that we visited on our holiday. Completely Un-spoilt Steep steps to go down through a hole in the rock which just adds to the awesomeness of this beach! Highly recommend this place.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lukew855
Reviewed September 4, 2018

great easily accessible beach, though the sand is mixed with crushed sea shell. Great water to swim in. Quite shallow then a steep drop. Plenty of cafe shops close by, in fact you are just off the town square. Only disappointing aspect, the rip off...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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robguy1
August 20, 2018|
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Response from TowniesLeedsLulu | Reviewed this property |
Beach is small and lovely and clean-sand a bit gritty. We didn't swim.
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Halifaxvoyager
January 30, 2017|
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Response from LondonSnow | Reviewed this property |
hi, before you land to the beach, you should see how high or low sea is. it takes few hours for the sea to breath in and out.
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