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Playa de El Puntal

Somo (Ribamontan al Mar), Santander, Spain
+34 942 21 67 53
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It's a sand barrier in front of Santander city and you get there by boat : wonderful!! Take the... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
Merceddd
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Santander, Spain
Perfect stop before boarding back on the ferry back to the UK

We were fascinated by this beach which we first saw arriving in Santander by ferry boat. We did not... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
Trilingual2007
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London
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Somo (Ribamontan al Mar), Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

It's a sand barrier in front of Santander city and you get there by boat : wonderful!! Take the boat in the middle of the city and you get off in the sand . You'll see a busy area with a bar (chiringuito) and another...More

Thank Merceddd
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We were fascinated by this beach which we first saw arriving in Santander by ferry boat. We did not have time to stop when we came in, but we had a few hours on the day we were boarding back to the UK so we...More

Thank Trilingual2007
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Go by boat and walk! Beautiful uncrowded beaches miles of golden sand ,great surfing two good restaurants and very safe for kids

Thank Jockp2nd
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Soft golden sand and flat beach. Visited in September and very quiet, hardly any tourists. An amazing find.

Thank Beekay_Dagenham
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I have been visiting this beach for the past 30 years and it has become a part of me. Very quiet portion of a very long beach (the whole goes from Santander up to Loredo) where you can surf, kitesurf, get naked and/or relax, all...More

2  Thank Javier2891
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I love the Playa de el Puntal... endless walking from the Pedreñera boat stop to the end at "los tranquilos"... you have the ria where the setting is wild, the ferry landing where you have a couple of fantastic beach restaurants and quiet waters... overlooking...More

1  Thank Dalia S
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We took the boat shuttle, a great little trip to paradise. We walked all along the beach, then found the beach with waves on the other side. Late July, and we could walk in solitude for a long way. What a great little side trip,...More

Thank Aida A
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We took the boat shuttle, which was a great way to cool off, then walked onto the beach and sat for a while had a beer and watched the boats coming and going. It was a nice way to get the day off to a...More

Thank Cali_rose55
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Beautiful walk on this beach from Somo till the tip of El Puntal. This is a popular walk, so you will not be alone, but there is space enough. Beautiful views on Santander and the Magdalena.

Thank pilipili2009
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Boat trips were not readily available in May. Perhaps they are more frequent in later summer months.

Thank Flora P
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sanbayma
Es recomendable para ir con un bebé de un año? Para comer? Solo hay un chiringuito? Será imposible comer allí Sin reserva? Gracias
12 August 2016|
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Response from Sirenyta | Reviewed this property |
Buenas tardes samba por supuesto q puedes ir con vuestro bebé si hace muy bueno (como es costa) está muy lleno,pero ir con un poco de tiempo no habria problema..ademas de la q esperais podeis sacar unas fotos... More
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Chusitatupi
Se puede acudir con perros?
12 August 2015|
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Response from Maria M | Reviewed this property |
Hola, creo que si dejan ir con perros, mi amiga lo pregunto y la dijeron que si.
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Chantal P
Y a t il une navette bateau pour relier Santander
19 April 2015|
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Response from Maria M | Reviewed this property |
Si, la lacha que va desde santander al puntal, y vuelta.
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