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All reviews beautiful beach car park the cliff beach bar rock formations high tide clear water an umbrella free parking small beach plenty of parking worth the effort photo opportunities breathtaking views algarve coast steep steps be careful
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sand is clean and course, the water is exquisite and the setting so famously picturesque! Delicious restaurant sits up above.

Thank Mesmera
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we came across this gem on a walk on the cliffs. steep steps down to the beach and when you get there if is very special place.... a little paradise

Thank Don O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been saving this one for a cooler day for some time. We walked from Marina to Benagil all along the cliff edge, had lunch then walked back. Amazing views and a really nice walk. It’s a 5km return trip and took 50 mins there and...More

Thank suggett1976
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 weeks 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 V7541UTnickm
Reviewed 5 weeks 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 13 October 2018

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 13 October 2018 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 10 October 2018 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 10 October 2018 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
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Lindsay L
22 August 2018|
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Response from J6382WKianp | Reviewed this property |
We did not see any. There are definitely kayaks available to rent at Benagil beach.
26 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