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A beautiful beach for families

This is our favourite beach in the area. The sand is pure soft sand and the sea shelves very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Karina R
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Beautiful little beach

This is a great little beach. The sea stays shallow for about 50 meters out and is perfectly clear... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Zoie T
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Ruines du château de Sant Esteve et baraques de pêcheurs de S'Alguer et Cala Estreta
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Passeig de la Fosca, 24 | 17230 Palamos, 17230 Palamos, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is our favourite beach in the area. The sand is pure soft sand and the sea shelves very gradually making it ideal for young children. If you use the right side of the rocks (by the pedallos) the sea is much clearer. You can...More

Thank Karina R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little beach. The sea stays shallow for about 50 meters out and is perfectly clear. There is a shower for when leaving and two nice restaurants situated on the front. There is also a ramp down to the beach if needed...More

Thank Zoie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this beach lots over the course of our family holiday. We have a 3, 7 and 20 year old and it suited us all well. The sea is shallow and easy for the children to get into. There are lots of beach bars,...More

Thank Britgirls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is overcrowded but the spot is really great, I like the beach but as start of camí de ronda and finish for a swim after the hike. The beach is very recommended for early summer June.

Thank Santi T
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Fosca beach is the best you can visit in Costa Brava. It has sand, the water is very clear and clean, suitable for children since is not deep suddenly. There is also a private parking place near to beach with only 3 euros per day.

1  Thank Andrei C
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

The local guide recommended La Fosca beach over the closer beaches-Thank You! The water is so lovely and refreshing. The beach is sandy and soft. The water is clear, and it stays shallow for many feet. Great beach for swimming with all ages! Good people...More

Thank Heather747
Reviewed 19 June 2018

our first time to la fosca beach was 50 years ago so when we found ourselves back in palamos it was a must do the place is still the same apart from the restaurant on the beach ideal bathing beach and warmer than palamos beach

Thank alsilverf0x
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

A decent stretch of sand in this bay and in October it was very quiet. Good rollers for gentle surfing.

Thank sophia27
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We enjoyed the late season sunshine, the lovely surroundings and plenty of room on the beach. Parking is not that easy, but we found a space reasonably close. Chairs and umbrella were 15 Euros, situated near the Hostal la Fosca, which was good for lunch.

1  Thank nicholas f
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I have done this walk a number of times with my dog and absolutely love it! It's not so up and down as some of the coastal paths and takes about 40mins there and back. There are places to have a coffee either end too...More

2  Thank Caroline W
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