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Long, clean, sandy beach with excellent local food

A little way out the port city this authentic "village" has a very pleasant (if not exactly... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Jerry O
Nice beach, slightly out of the town

Getares is smaller than Rinconcillo, so can be rammed on a weekend day in July or August. The sand... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
PeterW6624
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

It is a nice beach area with a lot of coffee places and restaurants. As you go for a swimming you can see the rock of Gibraltar in front of you and beautiful mountains in the back. If you are for a couple of days...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mary S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Very clean sand. Not many people and nice chiringtos arrond also helderias very close and panaderias. Enjoy your day at the beach!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mamagda175
Reviewed 27 July 2018

very fine beach and great restaurants and bars. blue water clear skies, no waves like in a pool. I recommend this playa strongly.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank baba672017
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We came here to sunbath and was totally blown away at how clean and tidy the beach was. Very picturesque views of Gibraltar, from this quiet little cove. Although a Locals beach, the people were very friendly, and there is a good selection of bars/restaurants...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Dean G
Reviewed 16 September 2017

A little way out the port city this authentic "village" has a very pleasant (if not exactly picturesque) site for an afternoon at the beach. The experience will be greatly enhanced if you try the local bars where the (sea) food is fresh and simply,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jerry O
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Getares is smaller than Rinconcillo, so can be rammed on a weekend day in July or August. The sand is also not as fine and not as nice to walk along compared to Rinconcillo, but the water is clean, there are plenty of beachside eateries...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank PeterW6624
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Beech resort with bars and food. . The car park is free however you will be asked to pay. Small see side resort which is a nice visit if. Have nothing else planned. If u are in algerias for a few days and are British...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank dannijenkins
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Went there for the day whilst staying in Algeciras, Reina Cristina Hotel. Cost 5 Euros in taxi. Lovely beach and nice cafe / bars on beach front.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Kim w
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is a nice beach but can be very windy and large waves. There are a lot of Spanish locals so it feels more authentic than beaches on the Costa Del Sol. There are seasonal restaurants for seafood and tapas

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank GlobalEDGEucation
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is an incredibly clean beach with lots of sand and calm waters. We had no issue finding a quiet space on the beach and there are lots of Helados Artesanales too! (Could not find any toilets apart from in the eating places).

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Cameron A
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