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The great waves at this large, open beach make it popular for surfing and windsurfing.
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Rua dos Buzios, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 28950-000, Brazil
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great beach with some surf. Busy at weekends but quieter otherwise. Many snack sellers play their trade, from oysters, sweet corn and pastries, to beach wear and trinkets. No one pushy or persistent - pleasant and cheerful. Power boat towing big inflatables and surf school...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Richard H
Reviewed 4 September 2019

we went hoping to see best beach but not really. Lots of umbrellas on sand, not much space. mainly surfers. cafes not great

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank marieOxford
Reviewed 3 September 2019

As for me this is the best beach to walk alonside the sea and then relax on the sand and drink a beer ou a caipirinha.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank paulopovoleri
Reviewed 19 May 2019 via mobile

Few kms from City Center is a beautiful place to enjoy a nice beach with a big choice of hotels and “pousadas” around. A walk on the beach for de sunset 🌅 view is a must.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank LuciaHelo
Reviewed 21 April 2019 via mobile

It’s the beach we liked best for swimming and being in the sun. The beach is long and wide, with nice surf. It caters to different crowds in different sections, including the Fishbone as party location, waves for surfers and quieter areas for families. They...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 520matthiasl
Reviewed 3 April 2019 via mobile

At this beach you can have different experiences. The left side is more crowded, with more restaurants and calmer waves. The right side is emptier, more waves, some surf schools, and you can either rent a chair or bring your own. Loved it, best beach...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank CarolinaDrey
Reviewed 6 March 2019 via mobile

By far the best beach in the city. With enough sand space, well served by local people and with a waves good for surf and family. Some it becomes less friendly because of the waves but this is really better for surfers. Water is not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank gastonasis
Reviewed 2 March 2019

Surfing, SUPing, running, swimming. You can do everything in Geriba and never get bored! Cannot miss it!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alessandraalli
Reviewed 23 February 2019 via mobile

Geriba is a large beach with plenty of space! I recommend to sit in front of one of the restaurants on the beach, get an umbrella and chair (for free if you order something), and get lunch and drinks on the beach! We had a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank alfer05
Reviewed 17 February 2019

Geriba is a very wide beach, with soft sand, open sea and beautiful waves. The best beach in Buzios for those who like the rough sea.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AlejandroLB
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