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All reviews surf school car park plenty of parking body boarding surf boards beautiful scenery clean water nice walking trails snack bar great waves surfers beach rocks caravan toilets ideal august
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stumbled upon this beach on a road trip and were amazed by it beauty. We were there in the winter so it was not very crowded but it was a nice sunny day. The beach is a long crescent with cliffs on one end...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank C3368GCjessicag
Reviewed 28 August 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank marcovL3509QY
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

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank poperobert
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 341charliew
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...

Date of experience: May 2018
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.

Date of experience: April 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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.

Date of experience: May 2017
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David A
5 July 2018|
Response from 341charliew | Reviewed this property |
Cat R
18 June 2017|
Response from barbarawightman | Reviewed this property |
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