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Praia do Malhao

Perto do Vila Nova de Milfontes, Vila Nova de Milfontes, Portugal
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Beautiful Beach

This is one of many beautiful beaches along this stretch of the Alentejo coastline. Access and... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Nicola-Jane-Brown
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Vila Nova de Milfontes, Portugal
Good beach but with bad access by car

This beach is great but it has very bad access by car! The road cannot be done properly because the... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Carlos P
,
Coimbra, Portugal
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“be careful” (3 reviews)
“nice sand” (2 reviews)
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Perto do Vila Nova de Milfontes, Vila Nova de Milfontes, Portugal
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"beautiful beach"
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"be careful"
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"nice sand"
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"dirt track"
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"bring your own"
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"restaurants and bars"
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"nude beach"
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"access"
in 6 reviews
"beaches"
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"waves"
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"rocks"
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"town"
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"alentejo"
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"coastline"
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is one of many beautiful beaches along this stretch of the Alentejo coastline. Access and parking have been much improved over the last two years, although it can only be reached by a track. Walkways and observation points and platforms have been added and...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

This beach is great but it has very bad access by car! The road cannot be done properly because the beach is on a protected area! Anyway, the beach is great and has a lot of parking places!

Thank Carlos P
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The water is cold. If not that it will be the perfect place. Nice sand and a very calm place to relax.

Thank Carlos A
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Praia do Malhão is a very beautiful beach with rocks, cliffs and waves. There are as well paths on the top of the cliffs with breathtaking views.

Thank leonardo_1964
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

It is one of my favorite beaches, there is not much people, besides there is enough sand even when is high tide. Nice views and no developed areas nearby. It is a really enjoyable bathe with waves and fresh water, even if you are not...More

Thank oskitar7
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This beach is really awesome. Spacious and with relative few people. Suspect it is more crowded in August, though. Nice panorama from above when you arrive.

Thank Magnus B
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

If you walk north you'll find the nude beach (in the second cove). It's very peaceful and relaxing. The only downside is the dirt track getting to the beach as it's bumpy on your car.

Thank Rob B
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Das melhores na zona e a nivel nacional. One of the best in the country. Good for surf, walk or simply rest. Isolated from restaurants and bars but nice acessibilities.

Thank Carlos G
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Lots of fine sand with beautiful view...thus one must be careful with heavy wind blowing from The Atlantic Ocean. Worth visiting not only the beach area but also the town Vila Nova de Mifontes when travelling in the west coast of Portugal. Here you find...More

Thank Anna R
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beachvolleybal of you likeur waves, nature, and not too crowded places. Beautifull subset too!

Thank Sylvie S
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