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Relaxing on the Beach, surfing or body boarding on the waves

Amado Beach is a great beach to visit with or without children who wants to be active in the water... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marco v
Beautiful long beach, good surf, cafe and restaurant near,very busy in peak season

Had a great day here and even though it was packed, it is a big beach and so there was still plenty... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Ruth L
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Whitstable, England, United Kingdom
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Bordeira, Carrapateira 8670-230, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amado Beach is a great beach to visit with or without children who wants to be active in the water. From Carrapateira you go to Amado Beach with enough parking space and a nice stroll down to the beach itself. There are a couple of...More

Thank Marco v
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great day here and even though it was packed, it is a big beach and so there was still plenty of space. Places to hire surf boards, a carpark, cafe and toilets just up from the beach and a short walk to a...More

Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Wonderful huge beach, free parking and ruined by far too many surf schools filing the sea with inexperienced people in charge of large unwealdy boards. Whilst I don't feel more entitled to use the beach than any other the number of surf schools now bussing...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The beach is really nice, whether you are a surfer or not. If you look for something more, there are nice walking trails you can take along the cliffs, to enjoy the landscape, and the view over the sea. Plenty of parking area.

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic beach Amado is. I having been visiting Amado and Carrapateira for many years now and I’m very impressed with the development the beach has made! The facilities are great to, lots of surf shops and two great cafes to get a cold...More

Thank Charlie W
Reviewed 23 May 2018

another beach that i love for sure Amado tant aimée love and please respect those beaches by not letting trash on it...

Thank Sea E
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is a big and beautiful beach. All you can see is nature!! It's possible to learn how to surf over here. There is a beach bar on top. Big parking place.

Thank NoeB1
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Simply beautiful! The hiking trail was broken Due to rain. We had to walk around it. Still worth it! By foot or car possible

Thank Caroli L
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Fabulous beach, reminded me of Australia, just without the horrendous flight time! Clean water and sand, interesting rocks to investigate, easy to get to, great family beach.

Thank MoonRiverTravelsUK
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We love Amado - no more to this! Lovely Beach, lovely atmosphere, marvellous campingspots, seek further up than the parking lot😉🌞😱

Thank Aviaja N
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Yes you can there is a very friendly cantena where you can buy burgers, soft drinks and another little surfers bar/café. If you want something a bit more substantial there is a lovely restaurant up the top of the hill... More
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