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Maresias Beach

Sao Sebastiao, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Amazing

This beach is just amazing! Clean sand, warm water and great waves for surfing! They sell... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
Torstein S
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Gorgeous but dangerous

Beware of rip tides and strong waves. People drown here all the time. When pulled into the ocean... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
Cedar32
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Sao Paulo, SP
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“clean beach” (4 reviews)
“young people” (3 reviews)
“great beach” (6 reviews)
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Sao Sebastiao, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This beach is just amazing! Clean sand, warm water and great waves for surfing! They sell hamburgers and beers on the beach. Comforting with lots of lifeguards.

Thank Torstein S
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Beware of rip tides and strong waves. People drown here all the time. When pulled into the ocean by a rip time be sure NOT to swim back against the current, but instead to swim paralel to the beach in order to escape from the...More

Thank Cedar32
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Maresias is a very cozy place. The beach has a green clear water and the sea can vary from rough waves to a very good surfing condition. Sand is white, soft and clean and I also found the beach very good for kids. Two supermarkets...More

Thank gutje
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Beach have 3.5 km of extension. Small waves. Ideal for playing with kids. Lots of food carts around.

Thank landerozaki
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Great beach to unwind at. Beer service to the beach chairs and plenty of choices to eat. Safe environment and really beautiful beach to play football or go for a walk on.

Thank siskaholic
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and clean beach surrounded by lush mountains. Nice food options and great beach service. Great for surfing and skateboarding!

Thank Cait O
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Maresias is known for its beaches and nightlife, so if those are two things you are interested in, it is definitely a place you need to make a stop.

Thank Yoji W
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Really beautiful beach in the north coast of são Paulo. Took us 3 hrs drive from sp but is with it. Great white sand clear water and awesome waves.

Thank Victor S
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Maresias is very near Sao Pablo. To get there you can take a bus from Guarullos airport in the Litoralenha stand just outside the airport or rent a car. Remember the roads in Brazil are not aesy to ride because of the morros and thats...More

Thank MarceLZK
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Known as one of the most famous beach in litoral. Not sure honestly... all the entrances are dirty and smelly and the left part is dirty because of the river going diretly to the see. When going to the right side of the beach is...More

Thank smrgy
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