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Praia do Vale de Centeanes

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Lovely beach, easy access.

This is a lovely beach with a bar (Ostop) at the top. The bar service is sometimes painfully slow... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Lovely beach with a restaurant

Really enjoyed this beach, it has a cave at the end and the color of the water is beautiful. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Carvoeiro 8400-525, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely beach with a bar (Ostop) at the top. The bar service is sometimes painfully slow, especially during the summer holidays. There are sun beds and umbrellas to hire. Not a lot of shelter from the sun, so take shade with you....More

Thank Paulthechef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this beach, it has a cave at the end and the color of the water is beautiful. It also has a restaurant at the beach and the access to the restaurant and the beach itself is easy.

Thank pezinhonocaminho
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Not too busy shade from the cliffs nice restaurant near beach -only had a glass of wine -but lovely wine and reasonable

Thank Nick & Orla M
Reviewed 8 August 2018

During a stay in Carvoeiro we always come here , it is a great place and toilets near by at the restaurant are a extra facility

Thank dan b
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Loved this beach and especially loved the smaller beach on the left hand side. Perfect place to curl up with a book to enjoy the beautiful view.

Thank Kth1567
Reviewed 6 August 2018

fun bar nearby. parking is not as much as pain as other beaches. less touristy. overhangs to hide from the sun.

Thank FrancesHW
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Although I love the Algarve and other sunspots, I’m not a great beach lover. However, Vale de Centianes has been a family favourite for years. Small and ringed by frantic caves and cliffs, it is, IMO, far nicer than the better known Praia do Carvoeiro...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 21 July 2018

From our resort it took a ten minute stroll down the hill to reach this beech. Walking was better as there is not much parking there and if you park on the main road we saw cars clamped. There is a cafe just by the...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We decided to try the small beach to the left of the cove as the main beach at Centianes gets quite busy. It was lovely and peaceful with the waves crashing on the rocks. Enjoyed my swim and even played bat and ball in the...More

Thank djw2510
Reviewed 4 July 2018

10 minute walk from Tivoli Hotel to a scenic little beach. Approach down a lot of steps or via the roadway. Beach is coarse sand and drops quickly. Take the boat trip to visit the caves from here (1 hour) and well worth it. Cafe/restaurant...More

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Maria G
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Without a doubt All the water sports you want are on prai de rocha a beautiful large white sandybeach in Portimao some 5miles fromCarvoeiro