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Little gem on the atlantic

Stayed about 1km away from this little secluded bay. Children liked looking in the rock pools at... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
chriegg
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The Netherlands
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Beautiful beach, quiet and private

This hidden beach was a nice surprise. We stopped here after being dropped off by a taxi on our way... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Sid B
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed about 1km away from this little secluded bay. Children liked looking in the rock pools at low tide and we visited a few times with them but not ideal for swimming with young childeren. I used this little bay as an outdoor gym every...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

This hidden beach was a nice surprise. We stopped here after being dropped off by a taxi on our way to a restaurant in carvoeiro. After many steps down (!) we made it to the beach. It was very quiet (we had the beach to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Despite taking many seaside holidays, I'm not really a beach person, but this is stunning and little known. It is a very small and narrow beach that is reached by a steep set of stairs from about halfway up Monte Paraiso. It is very secluded...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

From the town square you have to walk up the side road up the hill. Once at the top I found a quite beach. It's worth the walk. But there are lots of steps. May be why few people visit here. Will go again

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely stretch of beach. As it was December time it was deserted. But it was quiet and a lovely place to relax.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Stumbled across this place when the sat nav tried to send us down a one way street the wrong way, but what a piece of luck a long set of steps leading down to the beach when its there, at high tide the wave smash...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank england77822
Reviewed 10 July 2016

You can find this beach at the top of the hill leading from Carvoeiro town centre to Monte Carvoeiro. There are well over 200 steps to negotiate but the effort is well rewarded. It is a small cove and is usually not busy simply because...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Russ676
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Absolutely gorgeous little beach, we were down there for about an hour and although a few people wandered down and had a look at the beach we were the only ones on there for the whole time. Had great fun playing in the waves. Very...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank MissHirstwood
Reviewed 19 February 2016

This is a great small beach. In order to get to it you have to walk down lots of steps. There is no beach at high tide so my advice would to check the tides to avoid disappointment. Very clear water good for scuba diving.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank 3362alant
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Saw this on my visit to the restaurant situated at the top of the cliff. There is a long stairway going down the cliff edge to the beach. Every time we've passed it, there has only been a few people on there. I assume this...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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