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Rua da Costa D'Oiro | between Praia Dona Ana Beach and Praia da Boneca Beach, Lagos 8600-544, Portugal
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Very nice small beach in Lagos to be found between Praia Dona Ana and Ponta da Piedade. Can enjoy from here both the scenery of the rock formations.

Thank George A
Reviewed 4 days ago

it will leave you breathless for two reasons: 1 for beauty. 2 for the staircase Do not miss ... colors, cliffs, rocks, beach, to live ...

Thank Boilingice
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is quite sheltered so it’s nice to come here if it’s a windy day if it may be too wild on Meia Praia! Nice soft golden sand and not too big or wild so it’s safe for kids. Just be mindful of all...More

Thank LoveFood83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There’s a few “hidden” beaches so to speak, accessed by a cave/tunnel to the left hand side and then around the rock formations again to yet another one, which is where we ended up swimming. We arrived fairly late around 3 and the tide was...More

Thank LoveTravelVentures
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely beach, easy to gain access to, however due to stairs it might be a struggle if you have a wheelchair or baby’s pram

Thank Temsizi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach is amazing, but you have to work for it a little bit! Stairs down are easy, back up they're hard! When you first land on the beach it's absolutely packed. If you walk through to the next beach it's a bit less busy....More

Thank wherelolawent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit for the views and the unusual cliff setting. No good for people who have trouble with stairs. Perhaps arrive early and check the tide - when crowded and with the tide coming in, you quickly run out of room!

Thank SJTmelb
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

A lot of stairs down but definitely worth the hike. Spent several hours here. You can walk through the cave to another small little beach as well.

Thank aarongM2508VX
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

The beach is one of the best in Algarve although is too small. Make sure you arrive early. Stunning views.

Thank Tânia C
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Were driving through Lagos and missed our first beach on GPS so ended up here accidentally and wow aren't we glad we did! There are really no bad beaches in Algarve so I'm sure our initial option would've been fine, but Camilo was truly one...More

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Stuski11
27 May 2018|
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Response from Frank K | Reviewed this property |
Many places to book, starting from Marina right along the way as far as the old town and even in the old town. Usually also 5-6 small boats waiting for customers located just across/ above the taxi rank in town.
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Janet M
3 September 2016|
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Response from jmsn66 | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course: 1 Meia Praia; 2 praia da batata and 3 Praia de Porto Mos. enjoy
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3 December 2015|
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Response from Lovetraveling199 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can take the Number 2 bus from downtown Lagos. Just ask the driver to tell you where to get off.
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