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Camboinhas Beach

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Address: Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Voted best sunset view beach of Brazil

Great beach, relatively quiet with no road and only a beautiful promenade and several small kiosk that sell drinks and food. From here you have the best view of Rio and the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2016
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Niteroi, RJ
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Niteroi, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

Great beach, relatively quiet with no road and only a beautiful promenade and several small kiosk that sell drinks and food. From here you have the best view of Rio and the sunsets are absolutely stunning

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Thank Flexair
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Camboinhas beach is great for family and friends, if you just want to relax and have a tan this is the best option for you! It is surrounded by Beautiful houses and apartments and probably you wont be bothered by anyone if you go there.

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Thank Loren M
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Beautiful place wonderful view lots of bars and a very nice beach! Perfect for families and kids. Calm and warm waters! Perfect for a day in the beach

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Niteroi, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Fantastic quiet beach with the best views / sunsets of Riocamboinhas beach also has a wonderful and beautiful walking boulevard with no cars ...

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State College, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Beautiful ocean beach, with food service on the sand with seating and shade available. You may even get a good day without waves (if your preference is like mine!). It is close to a residential and quiet area, far from a big city center.

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Thank Evelyn N
Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I love Camboinhas. It is a wonderful beach in Niterói, very close to the Rio de Janeiro. The best time to attend it are from May through September. These are the coldest months in Rio de Janeiro (15-30 degrees C) and for this reason the beach is empty. Besides the beautiful scenery there are small restaurants on the beach where... More 

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Niteroi, RJ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Camboinhas beach is a nice place for families to have fun. Most of the time calm, the sea is good for swimming and reafreshing baths. However, sometimes it is very dirty due to pollution without proper conditions for bathers. Around the boardwalk visitors also may pratice cycling, jogging, skating, etc. There are also kiosks where you can buy food and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

The absence of public transport has always meant that Camboinhas has a more selected crowd. The kiosks and the promenade are also contributing to keep it civilised, and all in all if you are on the Niteroi side of the bay this is probably one of the better options. Shame that when the tide ebbs from Rio bay, the water... More 

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Niteroi, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Camboinhas is absolutely stunning! Besides, it is far from the frenzy of Copacabana. They have great bars in there with delicious food, the beach is clean and calm. The kids love to spend the day in there. Its always my choice for the weekends.

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Niteroi, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

Calm, buses are not allowed. There are a lot of quiosques along the beach that offer free tables and chairs. You can eat some fish,drink a beer or just relax The view is amazing. Only try to avoid it during sundays in the summer. Or, try to arrive early to get a nice spot! Calm water, great view, great for... More 

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