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Nice beach, with safe swimming area

Nice enough beach. Wouldn't rave about it, but nice not to have waves crashing in on the quieter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Emma R
Toddington, United Kingdom
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A real sense of the Algarve and it's beauty!

This spot is the perfect day at the beach! The island (sometimes called the Sand Bar) is spacious... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sarah C
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Fuseta, Olhao, Portugal
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All reviews taxi boat beautiful beach paradise on earth soft white sand wooden walkway sun loungers blue sky in season sandy beaches shallow water fish catch the ferry peace and tranquility lots of places to eat calm waters few hours ria formosa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice enough beach. Wouldn't rave about it, but nice not to have waves crashing in on the quieter inlet here. Boats also run from Fuseta out to main beach. Cafe at back of beach, which isn't the cheapest but really good and also has showers...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This spot is the perfect day at the beach! The island (sometimes called the Sand Bar) is spacious, with simple facilities that maintain a natural and unspoiled environment. The ferry to and from the main land is cheap and frequent, making it easy to access....More

1  Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is how we like a beach! When you take the ferry from Fuseta a short boattrip brings you to the island. There are some small beachbars and facilities. Also beachchairs for rent. Walk for a couple of 100 meters and you are totally alone...More

2  Thank Jaco v
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have wanted to visit here for a long time and will be going back! Firstly, we went to Fuseta which is closer than Olhao, or Tavira to get to the island. Once in Fuseta, walk to the sea front and you will see the...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Everyone should visit this wonderful place . It has a white sandy beach, great restaurants and should be on everyone’s “to do” list.

1  Thank Anita S
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

One of the nicest beaches in Tavira. First time visiting and definitely wasn’t disappointed after hearing about it by word of mouth. Definitely worth a visit if you can get out that direction. Especially when you have the option of getting a ferry out or...More

3  Thank Miss_hayley_6
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We read about this place and were a little concerned about the disruption mentioned due to a storm some months ago. But we came anyway. Parking and taking the boat to the island was as smooth as could be. The beach is very nice, almost...More

1  Thank Esfak T
Reviewed August 12, 2018

found this place by chance, harbour area with boat trips beautiful beach, lots of places to eat and drink.

1  Thank horse1584
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic place - little ferry 3,40€ return each day and beds with brolley 15€ per day for two - sand like soft castor sugar and sea clear clear - wonderful place and on the FLAT - kids & adults with disabilities able to...More

2  Thank Karen W
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

I had the chance to see Fuseta Island in July and in August, too. I really enjoyed it in July. The people on the beach literally doubled in the first days of August. The ferry takes you there in 5 minutes. Actually the beach is...More

5  Thank Bonjour92
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sue m
July 12, 2018|
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Response from Esfak T |
As of August 17, everything perfect. Still some machinery can be seen in a distance, but at least 1 km of beach in perfect condition, bars and everything.
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Panda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes It has since the 11 of July! Enjoy 😜👍
June 18, 2018|
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Response from QualityFoodie | Reviewed this property |
I promise you, they are beautiful. Do you know Aroteia and the walk to Tavira island?