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Nice calm beach

Great beach, lots of space, calm water and great sun bed selection. The restaurants are also... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Emily R
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Bristol, United Kingdom
via mobile
Superb beach

This beach has everything - it has beautiful cliffs, but is bigger than the smaller cove beaches so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Schwinks7
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Off N 125, Ferragudo, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great beach, lots of space, calm water and great sun bed selection. The restaurants are also wonderful. We came here a few times during our stay.

Thank Emily R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach has everything - it has beautiful cliffs, but is bigger than the smaller cove beaches so there is room to play football, frisbee etc. We also hired stand up paddle boards and sea kayaks and generally had a brilliant time. There are also...More

Thank Schwinks7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing for a day of chilling and catching the sun! Lovely view and a great place to watch the world go by. Nice and clean. The sea floor slopes ever so slightly it don't drop, great for children.

Thank Libby O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fresh food, family friendly. And ! great service. What more could you ask for ?..Oh and the view :-)

Thank Michele R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to the is restaurant for over 20 years and every time we go, we reserve the table in the corner outside, overlooking the play area. The family that run it are the friendliest, hard working people ever and treat us like...More

1  Thank Sue K
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The reason for the title is that this beach is a gem !! If too many hear about this beach I feel it might spoil it. The beach is mid-sized inside the Portimao/Ferragudo breakwater. It is completely safe for small children and is one of...More

Thank finbarro
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Split into two sides we were greeted on the one side after ambling through the village watching the fisherman bring in their catches and watching the pit masters fire up thier coals.. squeeze through the passage way by the coastguard station at the end of...More

Thank TRICKY D
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This will always be our beech of choice it is clean and the bars and restaurant are brilliant. It is safe for kids and is a favourite with the locals which is always a good sign.

1  Thank nigelb225
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Nice clean very sandy beach (aren't they all down here ) Not too busy when I visited but a shame the water was really too cold to swim in. Plenty of parking nearby and not far from Ferragudo. I doubt if it gets much passing...More

Thank GedJon1
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This beach is lovely. You can park in the car park and walk down the steps. Or you can walk from Ferragudo Town via Agrinha Beach tide permitting. That’s where you will walk around the rock pools in front of the Fort. There are four...More

Thank Toots151555
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