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Vale de Centianes Beach

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Very hot beach!

Close to resort of Rocha Brava (10/15 min walk). Centianes is a lovely long cove with excellent O... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2017
djw2510
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Leeds
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Beautiful!

This is one of my favourite beaches, though it is not that big. You often see it in tourist... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2016
FairCritique4U
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Bucks, uk
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Jul 13, 2017
“Very hot beach!”
Jun 9, 2016
“Beautiful!”
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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Close to resort of Rocha Brava (10/15 min walk). Centianes is a lovely long cove with excellent O Stop restaurant/snack bar. There is natural shade from cliff but highly recommend taking sunshade with you. Can get very busy and unbearably hot at times. Still very...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favourite beaches, though it is not that big. You often see it in tourist information pictures and it offers a great cafe overlooking the sea front. What I like is the overhang of the cliffs. There were lots of families...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Based on a few Trip advisor postings, We set out to find this beautiful small beach in our rental car. After driving on several unpaved roads,we arrived at what could loosely be called a parking area. Yes, The cliffs are beautiful. The beach (200 meters...More

Thank QuakerGal
Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

I visited this beach at the end of March early April, it was a beautiful beach. That time of year the water is rough as with most of the Carvoeiro beaches, so a close eye has to be kept on little ones ! A restaurant/cafè...More

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