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  • Average6%
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Aldeamento Pedras Del Rei | Santa Luzia, Tavira 8800-531, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

easily found about 4k west of Tavira and sign posted off the N125, at weekends and peak summer parking can be a bit of an issue - drop your party and the bags at the entrance to the walkway and drive to find a spot....More

Thank David L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Got the little train down to the beach - good fun 1.5 Euro’s each way - (Parking was 5.5 euros it is well organised) At the end of the train ride you have good selection of nice restaurants and bars as well as a few...More

Thank kentcritique
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful beach. It was October so not too many people. Nice sandy beach, no stone, clear water and good waves for body surf.

Thank 66Jaime
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful clean beach. Quiet bar and cafe at the start. Clean and welcoming. Family beach Naturist area 1.5km away which is also clean and respected.. For the entire beach there is clean white sand with clear water. No load music or dirty beach bars. Just...More

Thank Itsgottabebrian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The water here is much warmer than the rest of Portugal but it is still very refreshing. Once you park you can walk 15 minutes or take the train to the beach which I believe is 3 euros (I chose to walk). Once you arrive...More

Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorites beaches in Portugal. You can reach the Island (Ihla da Taveria) by "train" or by foot (1.5 kilometers). We recommend to take the small train. You can really enjoy the view with the beautiful flora. When you arrive on the island...More

Thank AudiSina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Praia do Barril is one of the nicest beaches in Portugal. Kids will love the little train to the beach, the nice restaurants and shops nearby and the lovely Barril beach.

Thank Henrique P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Access Praia do Barril on foot from Pedras del R’ei or via the small land train. There are restaurants, a few shops, and bars on the Praia (beach) - and you will not be disappointed with the miles of golden sands set against turquoise clear...More

Thank MarsEdmo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You will not forget this amazing beach full of anchors from old times. It’s easier to get there by tram, but you can also go walking (although is a long walk, specially for kids). It has nice restaurants. It is a bit crowded in August...More

Thank Amethist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach for everyone. We choose to go to the clothing optional area of the beach. There were plenty of nudists but space for all.

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sleeze
5 October 2018|
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17 January 2018|
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Response from MrMAWALKER | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen any huge pipes on the beach at Barril, if they were washed up by storms the government will clear them.
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Response from QualityFoodie | Reviewed this property |
Slighty lost, the beach is huge
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