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Yet another lovely beach along the Cascais-Estoril waterfront

Plenty of golden sand and turquoise water, and easy to access from both the street level and of... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Tallinn, Estonia
Larger alternative beach to Praia da Rainha

This is a larger expanse of sand to the east of the smaller more central Praia da Rainha which... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We missed the height of summer in Lisbon but wanted one lazy day at the beach. We’d heard Sesimbra was nice but Cascais was an easy 40-min train ride so we went there. There were 3 beaches within a 5 min walk of the train...More

Thank 82becm
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Be aware, sewer networks drop nearby, cleanning services are poor or inexistent, might consider other place for swimming. Also, sometimes there are gang activities in the beach, you might get robbed and beaten up.. No place to left your car or you have to leave...More

Thank miguelcD156UH
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Besides the cold water, it’s a beach everyone who visits Cascais must go! There I had the most wonderful experience of my life: I made yoga on a stand up paddle.

Thank Cristinacarneiro
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Plenty of golden sand and turquoise water, and easy to access from both the street level and of course along the Promenade.

Thank phutty
Reviewed May 9, 2018

This is a larger expanse of sand to the east of the smaller more central Praia da Rainha which technically at low tide is both Praia da Conceicao and Praia da Duquesa (Duchess Beach) together. At high tide you will need to go around the...More

Thank Steve_of_N21
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Nice small beach with sand and sea and great walking area on the land side. Places to eat and drink and enjoy the view.

1  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here a full Saturday. Arrived at 0930 and was one of the first persons to hire a sun bed. Only 10 Euro for the day. And I fully enjoyed this beach, the sea, small waves, the fresh water too cool down, my book,...More

1  Thank Carl-Henrik P
Reviewed July 17, 2017

This is where we spend our time sunbathing. Sunbeds hired from John Davids bar for 15 euro for two including brolly (red umbrellas). Cheapest around here. Best part about this end is that the beach is quite narrow so there aren’t as many people. In...More

2  Thank lentheman
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Great easy access beach just below the Miragem hotel. It's easy to walk to and is cleaned and groomed early every morning, so you can be sure that when get onto it it's in great condition. These beaches also don't get as packed as some...More

Thank David M
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Few steps from Cascais City Centre and you are in this nice beach(which gets its name from the Palace that overlooks it), which is full of people on a sunny day. Several restaurants and bars near and great walk by the sea from Cascais to...More

1  Thank Halkidis
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