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Clean Beach, close to Village

Great beach, with different faces. It has 2 main side with steps going down to both, Also you can... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Wendy M
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Portugal
Relaxing walk and sea views before and after lunch

There have been many improvements to the centre and sea front with a purpose built viewing area... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Q5940NSbrianh
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Mexborough, United Kingdom
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“high tide”(3 reviews)
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Urbanizacao Zambujeira Village, Zambujeira do Mar, Odemira 7630-810, Portugal
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great beach, with different faces. It has 2 main side with steps going down to both, Also you can drive down to the level of the beach where there is limited parking, but a car park is also a short walk up the opposite hill....More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There have been many improvements to the centre and sea front with a purpose built viewing area above the beach to allow you to watch the crashing waves and surfers below. Unfortunately the viewing area can only be reached by descending steep stairs. The beach...More

Thank Q5940NSbrianh
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful and nice spot well balanced in all dimensions. Unusual to find anything similar. Not crowded, 2 permanent lifeguards overlooking the children, a bar-restaurant with everything you need, massage and bodyboard rental, surf school, plenty parking. The swell is just perfect and...More

Thank 134joaor
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

It was hard to find available parking but it was worth a visit. Very good beach to spend time with the kids.

Thank eddiebrse
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Not my favourite, because of the amount of rocks, but very beautiful, from the point of view of Geology. Not so much space for parking, so it is a good idea to park in the village, and then walk. Avoid going during the SW Music...More

1  Thank Ana L
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We visited late June so the water was still very cold. The beach is kept clean, lots of different restaurants nearby. Lots of parking too. Two sets of stairs lead down to the beach, but one of them is not easy to manage at sand...More

Thank jess R
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Most beautiful place to watch the sunset. For swimming there may be better beaches as it is very rocky. Buy after traveling down the coast of portugal, it was the best place to watch the sunset.

Thank NicoNissl
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

An afternoon well spent at one of the nicest beaches on the Vicentina Coast. I will surely return!!!

Thank Tiago B
Reviewed 22 June 2018

What an unusual beach and town. We arrived in the sprinkling rain, so not much going on. It appeared that in the right weather, this place would be covered with people. However they look prepared to handle it, with pools and cafes and such. Even...More

Thank TexasCorkie
Reviewed 17 June 2018

The beach is next to the town of Zambujeira do Mar. Stand on top of the plaza and the big beach is beneath you with a vast expanse of ocean. It isn't as serene and quiet as others we visited—more tourists and locals but not...More

1  Thank Darthguppy
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