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Praia Gale

Estrada da Gale, Albufeira 8200-385, Portugal
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“lovely beach” (48 reviews)
“salads” (24 reviews)
Estrada da Gale, Albufeira 8200-385, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This little beach is perfect for all!! Easily accessible, parking, a ramp for those who cannot do steps, 3cafe\ restaurants sun beds, and some sports activities as well as lifeguards. Access to the water is easy and it's a safe beach to enjoy. Views are...More

Thank BournetobeWild
Reviewed 6 days ago

Gale beach is a lovely beach with fine sand and just great to paddle along to the cafes and enjoy a coffee and cake before paddling back or making your way along the lovely board walks.

Thank Scotpacker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

lovely beach with nice club to take cofee drink or anything... enough space and option to get umbrellas and seet

Thank Jan Š
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely here! quiet too! beautiful views nice restaurant on beach too. There are some steep rocky hills here so people with disabilities need to be careful.

Thank tabbie67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely stretch of sand with places to eat and drink, sun beds and for the more adventurous lots of water sport activities like jet skis, peddle boats etc. Definitely worth a day out.

Thank albeback1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Lovely beach lots of rocks and extras and sand and a resturant right there easy for a drink and there is parking near by

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the beach nearest to our apartment and we felt so lucky. The sand is lovely and soft and the beach goes on for miles. We often found ourselves at the east end of the beach in a little sheltered cove where there were...More

1  Thank Kandelh
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A nice place to walk, sunbathe and enjoy the sea (warning: Atlantic - cold!). A range of walks along it and a boardwalk beside, as well as being a long beach to walk along. There's a "Nautifun" water sports kiosk that can sell you gimmicky...More

Thank saytan
Reviewed 22 April 2017

beautiful breath taking views, could have easily spent our whole holiday just sitting at the beach, kids enjoyed it aswell,

1  Thank Kausar A
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This area is breathtaking, stunning cliff side walks can take you into the next town along. Amazing views all along the walk. The beach is clean and safe. A must go to !

2  Thank Sam M
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christena b
Hi. Do you think a hire car is necessary for this area? Or are there busses to local beaches etc. Thank you.
25 May 2017|
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Response from EdBush | Reviewed this property |
Just to this beach no need. But I recommend to hire one to move around for dinner out, etc.
Hi Rob Thinking of going to Vila Gale Praia Albufeira, Algarve Are there any bars within walking distance?Don't need loads but one or two would be good Thank you
7 January 2017|
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Response from Rob L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Purdy Depends on how you define close! I stayed a bit further to the East, near the Tapas bar O Amigo, about 1km away which is maybe 10 minutes walk. 3 excellent bars here (Scooby's, Angie's & the Sports Bar) and a few... More
Going to be in Gale for two weeks with grandkids any where to shop and eat with them in mind would be appreciated.Not hiring a car as want stress free visit,so bus and taxi info would be helpful.Have to take their parents with my wife and myself so taxi for six would be needed or do I need 2 taxis wherever I go from Villa Helmar in Gale
21 April 2016|
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Response from michelle m |
Oh and I meant to say, they do free puck ups and drop offs