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Relax or Socialise or Sunbathe or Sports ... all are possibilities !

The right balance of a peaceful beach with a good swimming sea and here the waves have a greater... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AdilioBrasX
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Nice little beach close to our hotel

Nice little beach about a 20 min walk from our hotel. Not too crowded. Mostly sand, but a little... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Rob D
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The right balance of a peaceful beach with a good swimming sea and here the waves have a greater rip than Fuengirola . Spanish beach restaurants / Chiringuitos serve classic Spanish seafood and home cooking staple dishes . Several small cafes that are good too...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Nice little beach about a 20 min walk from our hotel. Not too crowded. Mostly sand, but a little patch of shingle if you wade into the sea. Some woman go topless as in other European beaches. Occasional 'looky looky' men go around trying to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Rob D
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Gatetos Beach restaurant in Carvajal impressed us. The most charming place we have visited in Spain. Excellent food, splendid atmosphere and filled with locals. Get off the train in Carvajal and spend an evening you never will forget!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely beach, a bit less busy than some of the others, with comfortable sun beds for €5 each for the day. You can take your own food, but I never will as the Cuban restaurant/bar here is amazing. I had the Thai...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank paultames2411
Reviewed August 12, 2018

A lovely beach with clean soft sand and good for swimming. Plenty of beach cafes and a supermarket available. Not too busy during the day so very pleasant. Accessible by train if required. Complimentary land train for residents of the Hierguon area/hotel guests of Double...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

It's a beach we enjoyed, to some extent (better than others in the area, I admit)... still, far from being a great beach. The sand is not very soft, there are stones as you enter in the water. The water was extremely cold (19 degrees...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank diapunctc
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

The beach have fantastic facilities. A wooden ramp is built for handicap and disabled people. There is facilities to help handicapped into the water. Toilets for handicaps.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Carvajal beach is a good hour stroll from Fuengirola centre .. but is well worth the effort not to take a taxi. This quiet beach comes to a stop in a loop at the end of a very long, clean and smooth promenade and is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank bishee2015
Reviewed February 27, 2018

Nice way to spend a sunny warm day walking the beach & ducking in & out of bars, restaurants & shops

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Carol M
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Maybe I shouldn't share this well-kept secret, but we have been coming to this beach for years. We always felt safe here with our young children as this beach is secluded. We always have a meal at Kalifato. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: December 2017
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I think 20-30 minutes?
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There is parking but I would think it's a case of first come first parked.
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