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A beach where’s always nice to stay

Gonzaga is a very important neighborhood in Santos. Its beach is in the center of the whole... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
jessicafrangetto
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Santos, SP
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Typical flat Brazilian beach

Like other Brasilian beaches the Santos beaches are wide flat sand, with vendors renting umbrellas... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
croftonMelbourne
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Airlie Beach, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is difficult to review the beaches of Santos separately as they merge together apart from the outlets that separate them. This is the most central and deepest of them. Served by local eateries that allow chairs for beach use. Santos is a busy port...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jim m
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Gonzaga is a very important neighborhood in Santos. Its beach is in the center of the whole extension, and a cozy place to go with family and friends. Thus, given the high number of commerce and restaurants at Gonzaga, it's very easy to go and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jessicafrangetto
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

The beach is nice,clean and no dangerous.You have chairs free on the beach only you should buy a drink from time to time.I loved it and nobody disturbed me.A lot of joggers and footballers on the beach

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lorand S
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I enjoyed 2 days at this beautiful beach. We were privileged with the comfort of a sun umbrella, lounge chairs and the unique service brought to us with a variety of snacks, grilled cheese, sweet corn roasted, and local drinks such as...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank josetterenaut
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The beach services are little poor, but you can eat and drink by the food carts around the beach. Santos got only one big Beach divided by 7 rain drain channels. You can borrow beach chair and umbrella sun for free in the food barracks.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank caiomedinadoc
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

It's a cool day in May and it's not a high season. So it's a trip with lots of calm and peace. The sea here offers a big grande wave. Surf lover do really enjoy all kinds of water sports here. Once again, keep your...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 98zhil
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Nice, relaxing beach close to the city center. Not very crowded and has everything you need for a relaxing day.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank J M
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Like other Brasilian beaches the Santos beaches are wide flat sand, with vendors renting umbrellas and chairs. On the day we were there the sea was calm and not much happening.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank croftonMelbourne
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is an upscale beach area that offers wide sidewalks for strolling, multi-use paths, and plenty of cafes, restaurants, and shops.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank bikerbabe22
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Central location. Lots food ,drinks and sports to enjoy with local folks! Grab lunch at Barao do Gonzaga!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank john w
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