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All reviews beautiful beach car park the cliff beach bar rock formations an umbrella clear water high tide free parking small beach worth the effort photo opportunities breathtaking views algarve coast steep steps be careful beaches
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Gorgeous golden sand beach tucked under giant golden cliffs with cool rock formations and 2 100 steps each way to the beach.

Thank KEITH W. S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful and picturesque places on the Algarve simply stunning has to be seen to believed no wonder it's in the top 100 beaches in the WORLD

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the nicest beaches I've ever been The beach has a feeling of wild and virginal nature The real fun offers to those in southern Portugal not to miss this beach and in my opinion this is the most beautiful beach in Portugal

Thank yossigvi
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic beach, probably the best in the Algarve. I would recommend walking from Benagil beach along the cliff top path. It’s an easy walk and gives superb views.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is really a beauty!!! Stroll along the beach and climb some rocks! Upon the hill you can take a stunning home! We really loved It!

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is just a paradise. Just remember that the ocean may have growed before you are leaving the beach. Just telling you may get wet :-)

Thank vingeren
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, but a lot of black algae, some topless and people taking off their clothes like they were at their own house. For some conservative people with kids probably they won’t like it. I was fine with it, but just to let people know. There...More

Thank Fafa1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived early and parking was plentiful and free, walking to the beach was an easy stroll and the beach was fantastic, the natural beauty was outstanding.

Thank Nothingfkinworks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful rocky beach. The sea was rough when we went and the beach is steep so we had trouble getting in the sea. Great views of the cliffs and loads of free parking and stalls at the top. A nice bar at the bottom of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely beach with a steep incline meaning you don't have to go out far to be submerged. Also quite quite.

Thank Dave W
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Lindsay L
22 August 2018|
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Response from Ian P | Reviewed this property |
We did not see any. There are definitely kayaks available to rent at Benagil beach.
25 February 2018|
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Response from Jake C | Reviewed this property |
Excellent answers from Alex and Cyrus (above). An alternative: We walked from to the village and down to a nearby beach and then to the beach at Carveiro, using roads, paths and some sidewalks. Be cautious of vehicle... More
Lauri M
22 April 2017|
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Response from Paresh-Lon | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lauri. We had a rental car and we travelled the other way round. From our hotel near Marinha towards Albufeira. It was a leisurely drive through internal small roads and also the mahor roads. Took about a total of 40... More