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Address: Rua Perata, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 28950-000, Brazil

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nice beach

it has a good combination of relaxing area and some water sports to do including scuba, standboarding, snorkeling. A couple of restaurants overlook the beach as well

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Lchicomalo
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Rochester, New York

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

cristaline water and fine sand, nice restaurants to eat and astonishing views. for me the best beach in buzios

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Rochester, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

it has a good combination of relaxing area and some water sports to do including scuba, standboarding, snorkeling. A couple of restaurants overlook the beach as well

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Minneapolis, MN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The water was beautiful, very calm. Good for children to swim in. Lots of chairs with umbrellas there's really no room to lay on a towel. You need to pay for chairs, most places if you buy food you get the chair. Great for people watching.

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cooperstown
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this beach on our last day in Buzios. We were only supposed to go for a few hours and then head to Rio, we ended up staying until sunset. There is a sign when you're leaving the center of Buzios that will point you toward the beach but once you get up into the residential area, it is... More 

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63 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We absolutely loved this beach! It is one of the best in Buzios and truly lives up to its reputation. It's an inlet or little bay area with a total beach area of about 1/2 mile long and has rock formations on both sides. There are plenty of hotels, mostly pousadas though, or b&b all around this area and neighboring... More 

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Rafaela, Argentina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Choose another beach if you want to avoid Argentinians, hahaha! This is the beach where most tourists go in Buzios, as it is close to the area where most hotels, inns and posadas are located, but it is far from being the best. Water is nice but cooler than in other beaches like Azeda and Azedinha, although this one has... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

This beach is small but beautiful . It has very clean water with a lot of aqua life . It has snorkeling for those who enjoy

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

If you like young crowds and loud music this beach is for you! there are a lot of restaurants along the beach which include sunbeds and umbrellas if you dine with them.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

João Fernandes is a very pretty little beach with crystal clear water. Very good for families with children or anyone who prefers calm waters. It also has plenty of restaurants and merchants. Just keep in mind that, because of this, it's constantly crowded. Besides that, it's a beautiful beach!

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Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

During holidays this beach is very crowded. There are several restaurants that provide umbrella and chairs for free if order any food and prices are ok. The sea and the waves are calm, so it is perfect for beginners practice stand up paddle and there you can easily find a paddle for renting for one hour. When I was paddling... More 

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