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Address: Mozambique
Phone Number: 258842310676

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Quiet beach

It is easy to spend hours relaxing - reading and meditating - on this quiet beach. When we were visiting there were no more than 10 people on the beach, and a few well-kept dogs... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2016
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San Francisco, California
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Looking for a pristine beach without a crowd? Barra is your spot. There's hardly anyone ever there. It's probably one of the best kept secrets from the masses because this beach is simply beautiful. Pristine and spacious, Barra is everything you could ever ask for in a beach. The water is crystal clear and warm, and the surf is quite... More 

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Bloemfontein
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73 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

It is easy to spend hours relaxing - reading and meditating - on this quiet beach. When we were visiting there were no more than 10 people on the beach, and a few well-kept dogs enjoying the beach.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

Great stay at Barefoot in Barra, loved walking to Chill Bar for drinks and food: take a torch for the night walk home.

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Porto, Portugal
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

When we visited Barra beach it's mid week and we only encounter two people in the total lenght of Barra beach. It's a lovely beach, we have the company of crabs. It's a beautiful walk.

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Thank PedroHora
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

Situated very close to the sea one walks out of the hotel gate onto the beach with a short stroll down to the inviting warm sea water.Facilities are good with two lovely swimming pools, one in front of the hotel and the other situated next door at their pool bar.Rooms are comfortable and are available in the hotel and cottages... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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159 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

We spent 10 days in Barra, one of the most beautiful places in the world, Safe warm waters, reefs you can dive on and Ocean Safaris . Lots of sellers on the beach that can become irritating but bear in mind that they have to make a living .Out of season it nice and quite, so plan your trip accordingly

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Mossel Bay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

The best holiday ever......! You don't have to worry about anything bothering you,just to relax. Everything was unbelievable and don't forget the R&R drinks ;)

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London, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

The best beach in Tofo, and one of the best we saw in Mozambique. There are lots of restaurants and lodges running along the beach yet it is very quite and peaceful.

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1 Thank rhonda p
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102 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

The beach is ok, I prefer the beach at Tofo. The problem with this area is thats theres too many students / guys that think they own the place. They have a bad attitude and treat the locals very badly. So we packed up and headed to Tofo beach - where the people are much more laid back and you... More 

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Ringwood, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Walked at low tide to Barra for about 3 miles to the lighthouse and then around point to most amazing sheltered white sand beach. Miles long. Beautiful setting with little inland salt lake /pond. Range of bars and next to no one there! South Africans all left. Found a raised bar restaurant just off the beach and had an amazing... More 

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