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Wonderful beach!

Beautiful beach, very clean, not to many people and salespersons, but we were there on a... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
camillad9
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Varberg, Sweden
Very nice and calm beach

Went to Pepe Beach a few times. Much calmer than Copacabana and Ipanema. Also much safer. Only bad... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2017
Imperador3
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Apr 23, 2018
“Wonderful beach!”
Apr 11, 2017
“Very nice and calm beach”
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

Beautiful beach, very clean, not to many people and salespersons, but we were there on a weekday. The waves were ok, even for kids compared to Copacabana and other beaches in the area.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank camillad9
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Went to Pepe Beach a few times. Much calmer than Copacabana and Ipanema. Also much safer. Only bad thing I would say are the prices at the beach bars, much more expensive than most other beaches in Rio de Janeiro.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed January 8, 2017

If you want to discover a place in brasil not so much crowded, but very relaxing this beach is what you are looking for!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank gabrielei902
Reviewed August 10, 2016

I do not see anything different besides being associated to Pepe, aside this, it is just a segment of Barra beach, which is worth visiting because of the clean waters but be warned, it is located outside the protection of the bay, so if there...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Rodbm
Reviewed July 26, 2016

This is Rio's hotspot! Here you will see T.V artists and all the young and beautiful! The beach itself is clean and the water are calm, Lots of kitesurfing, Stand up and volleyball.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank krimenescal
Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Went to Ipanema and Copacabana and on our last day we came here. Not crowded, cleaner, and as there are less mountains, wind is stronger and you don't feel all the heat, on the afternoons you can watch people doing kite surfing. I'd recommend doing...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Juan P
Reviewed March 25, 2016

The canal from the city dumps into the ocean right at the Pepe beach. It is awfully dirty. You dont exactly see it on the sea surface but if you stared at it long enough the froth is disgusting. We stayed at a high rise...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank KreativeKs
Reviewed March 23, 2016

Great clean safe beach - great to sit here and watch the student kite surfers on the water. very safe.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank grantmooresydney
Reviewed March 23, 2016

Away from the tourist areas, right in the beginning from Barra da Tijuca. Nice beach, famous for the rich and beautiful. A bit more quiet compared to Ipanema or Lebon beach. Surely worth it, if you have a car.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank giovannibe1
Reviewed February 8, 2016

I live two blocks from this beach and after living some yeas of my life in Ipanema (posh area in Rio de Janeiro) the Pepê beach is my corner outside Ipanema. The crowd is smaller, the water is nicer and the people scene is (almost)...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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