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Capistrano Playa

Nerja, Spain
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very nice

nice to walk to, very quiet , easy to get to. The sea was nice to watch and the walk to the shop... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Padstow, United Kingdom

The photograph is of the west end of Burriana which can be reached by walking to the east along a... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“lovely beach” (8 reviews)
“clean beach” (4 reviews)
“nice area” (2 reviews)
Nerja, Spain

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

nice to walk to, very quiet , easy to get to. The sea was nice to watch and the walk to the shop. then go and sit on the chair and lay and then have food

Thank hicksfamily109
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The photograph is of the west end of Burriana which can be reached by walking to the east along a narrow strip of gritty sand.The steps smell as people use it for a toilet and let their dogs use it as a toilet.It used to...More

Thank bluechairs
Reviewed 4 February 2017

please go threr on sundays , a lot of spanish people there. go to AOLY FOR REAL MEALS. Friendldy peeople, and real spanish meals.

Thank oeyvin
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Nice beach for sunbathing or swimming. Quiet and sheltered. Has a few sunbeds in summer months that you can rent.

Thank IAN B
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We booked this company to pick up from and drop off at Malaga airport to and from Nerja. Driver was waiting in the arrival hall when we landed with an easy to read card with my name in large letters. He took us straight to...More

Thank maureen f
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Fabulous private pool over looking the Mediterranean sea, traditional town square with Moorish fountain, beautiful immaculately manicured gardens, spectacular lake and fountain, all superbly maintained and managed.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The Beach is accessed from some quite steep steps. It is quite small although it links with Capistrano beach. The Beach is grey shingle. There are sun beds and some colourful boats. Did not fancy swimming here as we have been told that Nerja do...More

Thank jude9999_10
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Pebbles get really hot however so don't pitch your gear too far away. The little Chinese massage man is an absolute must. He charges €15 for a 20 min massage worth at least twice that, very thorough & most enjoyable. Look out for the lucky...More

Thank ColletteandPatrick
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Nerja council is a disgrace having halted building works on the new sewage plant so that the huge amount of sewage the many thousands of tourists and locals create is pumped directly into the med and flows freely along the beaches. The plan was to...More

1  Thank EddieGil
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We walked down to Capistrano and Burriana beaches on our first evening in Nerja and, while they were both quite attractive coves and the water looked clear, the beaches themselves weren't much to write home about as the sand looked quite grey and dirty (in...More

Thank Mono_Jockos
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john k
Where is the lift?
19 May 2017|
Response from oeyvin | Reviewed this property |
THERE IS NO LIFTS IN NERJA DOWN TO THE capistrano BEACHES. you have steep stairs, but not difficult to og Down.
Could you advise of any good restaurants?
25 September 2015|
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Response from GeoffP919 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't eat much in Burriana but we can recommend restaurant 37 absolutely amazing!!!
Simon N
If the right amount of research had been done before parting with €400 would you have still gone? Is the lovely fishpond full of koi carp and dragonflies the "stagnant"pond you are on about? I have been going for the last five years to Capistrano Playa and it is everything you would expect from an appartment built into a cliffe!
9 July 2015|
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