We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Playa Balmins

08870 Sitges, Spain
Review Highlights
Non pretentious beach

To get away from the uber fit or families, try this beach just over the hill from the little... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2015
James B
via mobile
Get your kit off

Friendly beach with all shapes and sizes and very few posing types so don't feel shy about going... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2015
Matt C
Kidderminster, England, United Kingdom
Read all 508 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nudist beach” (27 reviews)
“great beach” (21 reviews)
“beach bar” (16 reviews)
08870 Sitges, Spain

Similar Things to Do in Sitges

Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (508)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

101 - 110 of 226 reviews

Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

To get away from the uber fit or families, try this beach just over the hill from the little church. There are 3 secluded coves which caters for gay, straight and families. Doesn't matter if you do not want to be naked. The beach is...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Friendly beach with all shapes and sizes and very few posing types so don't feel shy about going nude if you want to. Could do with a few more sunbeds they go very early! Not the best beach for families in Sitges but there were...More

1  Thank Matt C
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Lots of nude sunbathing at this beach not far from Central Sitges. Very popular with the gay men. There's a cafe and you can rent beds and umbrellas if needed. The water is ok. A bit of seaweed and not crystal clear, but not murky...More

1  Thank Spitalfieldsguys
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

I may have gone there I may have not I hope there isn't any photography proof very nice area busy lots of people sunbathing

2  Thank robert k
Reviewed 9 July 2015

No fuss beach. Suitable for all types families gay, straight, old, young. Bar and lounge hire are cheap too.

Thank Brendan F
Reviewed 9 July 2015

A beach, is a beach so they say but at Balmins its a friendly community. With its delightful chilled out Beach Bar/ Restaurant you can spend the whole day here without missing out on those creature comforts..... like food and drink. Whether you are naked...More

Thank LadyDiamondS
Reviewed 8 July 2015

clean and busy a short walk from the town a bar near should you want a drink. slow easy grade on beach so swimming without going to deep easy

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 7 July 2015

A lovely beach,clothing is optional but most people go nude. The beach divides naturally( No pun intended) into a straight Area and a gay area but their is no animosity from either side so find your spot and sit. Beds are sparse and if you...More

1  Thank Stewart1947
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

The beach is just perfect. Sandy beach, calm water, great vibe, you don't feel embarrassed or awkward if you don't feel like being naked. There's even children and family around, the whole environment is very relaxing. Even being pretty packed, there was always a free...More

Thank Juarez W
Reviewed 6 July 2015

I go here each time I stay in Sitges and it's my preferred beach but noticed this time that rubbish in the water was a problem, more to do with visitors not binning their bags etc than anything to do with the beach but could...More

Thank spendleb48
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurante Costa Dorada
386 reviews
.47 km away
Can Laury Peix
683 reviews
.43 km away
Le Bistro de Pierre
65 reviews
.41 km away
La Taberna del Puerto
356 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museu Maricel
213 reviews
.59 km away
Museu Cau Ferrat
205 reviews
.58 km away
Passeig Maritim
212 reviews
.66 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Could a man wear a man thong on this beach? I have a swimsuit man thong and have wanted to wear it in public and I imagine a nudist beach being okay for that, but wanted to make sure.
19 April 2016|
Response from MarkoBomyer | Reviewed this property |
Sure, no rules. There are textiles using the beach as well.
Hi Folks The wife and i are staying at the melia Hotel Sitges and we are in our mid-5os but still a good old pub with a bit of rock/indie in Sitges. Any ideas ? just looking for a friendly boozer that makes you feel welcome ? Hope you guys can help ?
26 May 2015|
Response from Pauljw1251 |
Try Voramar on Playa San Sebatian
Hi How far is this beach to walk from the Melia Sitges hotel ?
24 May 2015|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Phil S | Reviewed this property |
Less than 10 minutes