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Platja Gran

Tossa de Mar, Spain
+34 972 34 01 08
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Very gravelly sand and steep shelving

The beach is disappointing. It shelves very steeply into the water so getting in and out is for... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2017
Elaine_and_Adrian
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Ashford, Kent
Love this beach!

Always busy but plenty of room to put down your towel. Nice to see the locals and visitors enjoying... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2017
Debbie T
,
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely beach” (29 reviews)
“small stones” (10 reviews)
“clean beach” (7 reviews)
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Tossa de Mar, Spain
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+34 972 34 01 08
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Reviewed July 4, 2017

The beach is disappointing. It shelves very steeply into the water so getting in and out is for confident swimmers only.

Thank Elaine_and_Adrian
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Always busy but plenty of room to put down your towel. Nice to see the locals and visitors enjoying the views and relaxed atmosphere all together. Always very clean - both the sand and water. A bit of a dip in the sand getting in...More

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed July 2, 2017

This beach is the closest to the town centre so for most visitors just a few minutes of walk from their homes. Has rough sand/gentle pebbles and we didn't need water shoes for the whole week. Showers (outdoor) with cold water available. Beautiful views of...More

Thank 807magdap
Reviewed June 30, 2017

The beach has to have one of the best aspects in Europe. The Castle and the Villa Vella as a back drop are simply beautiful. The beach is perfectly placed with plenty of amenities. The only negative is the gritty sand, which as you would...More

Thank trickygeordie
Reviewed June 25, 2017

This beach is stunning. Although it consists of shingle, it is very fine and looks like sand of a golden colour. Lining it is a very pleasant promenade with small and picturesque hotels and restaurants.

Thank Nicholas T
Reviewed June 22, 2017

This beach iw very wide and it is reasonably clean. While there you can appreciate the view of the Old Town. As it is usual here, you can find on the beach some free showers.

Thank ViaggiatorePiemonte
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

This place really is beautiful with the old style town it is a must to visit if you are staying anywhere near it! boat trips from platja to fenals are really easy and cheap so well worth a visit. will definately revisit this quaint town...More

Thank Kris M
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a very busy beach can get packed at weekends so get there early to get a good spot Drops quite steeply at the waters edge

Thank David W
Reviewed June 7, 2017

This is a lovely small beach in Tossa de Mar, a great view of the castle and old town. The sand is not fine. its quite sharp to walk on, but personally I found it easier than getting lots of tiny sand particles everywhere, much...More

Thank Becky C
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Great day trip from Barcelona. Beach is clean with chair and umbrella service (18 euro a day). There is a bar in the beach and restaurants and public washrooms. Plenty of pay parking. Mostly families and couples. Very relaxed. Beach is pebbly. Water is crystal...More

Thank ARAMSP
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gaynor p
March 6, 2017|
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Response from cornforth347 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above thoughts. However, there are boat trips that run from the beach. You can buy your tickets from the booths which are on the beach too. And there is diving too.
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