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Foz do Arelho 2500, Portugal
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All reviewslagoon sidebeautiful beachon dutytwo sidescrashing wavesclean sandcafes and restaurantsobidos lagoonlots of spacecalm sealong beachhuge wavesmain beachfamilies and couplescold waterlifeguardswindy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are ever in obidos, Ferrell you must check out foz it is beautiful breathtaking and makes for a nice picture. The lagoa is amazing making it easy to find little areas for the kids to swim must see I love it always go...More

Thank PiqueBranden
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach of Foz do Arelho is the nearest from the city of Obidos (a 15 minutes drive). The place is quiet and beautiful. A beautiful lagon as well.

Thank leonardo_1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is fantastic! Miles of clean sand so it never feels crowded. There is free parking and good toilet facilities. Would advise children and weak swimmers to use the lagoon side as the Atlantic side has very strong surf and tides. There are plenty...More

1  Thank Eileen K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can literally not say a bad word about this beach. It is amazing. So quiet, chilled, clean, tidy and beautiful. Plenty of icecream stops and restaurants along the beach. Football goals and volley ball nets to. It is literally perfect.

Thank Dazbananas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice beach with amazing views over the ocean and the bay/lagoon. In the lagoon the water is calm and 'safer' except with tide when the current is quite heavy. The oceanside has the usual heavy current and waves which are not for kids or...More

1  Thank Jay_Lange76
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A most wonderful beach and lagoon perfect for surfing and swimming, extremely safe place for families

Thank M8310ZZpeterh
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

The enormous sand dunes are completely free from rubbish, and this is a surfers paradise with hefty Atlantic waves. Plenty of lifeguards on duty (4 on the quiet day we visited). A few restaurants along the beachside, some good, some so-so. Easy to pick from...More

1  Thank Thomas2000040
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We visited the Foz de Arelho beach a couple of times during a stay near Caldas Da Reinha. There are two sides to the beach- the lagoon which is placid with wide stretches of sand but heavily populated and fronted in parts by rows parked...More

Thank garjon47
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Foz beach is our weekly walk since we live nearby. Great exercise because the sand isn't as firm as some others, so you get a great workout. Can walk a long ways, and most times in the morning, it is not very crowded so you...More

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

In response to the person who suggested you can walk across the lagoon - DON’T. It can be very dangerous and people have got in serious trouble or worse trying to do so. This is a beautiful beach but always take care in the water...More

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27 July 2018|
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Response from M8310ZZpeterh | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so we didn't see anywhere when we were there
Vicki K
27 March 2017|
Response from alanelucas | Reviewed this property |
Yes we definitely saw dogs on the beach. This was October time. Not sure if they have any summer time restrictions though.
22 November 2015|
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Response from chrisparker49 | Reviewed this property |
They are in the process of building a large golf resort. it is on the other side of the lagoon from Foz. i actually do not think it will make much difference. In Foz they are building but there are loads of villas which are... More