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Nice beach just south of Algeciras

When I was last there in 1961 there was just one rather exclusive hotel.......now it's hidden... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Paul S
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Miles of sand!

Beautiful clean beach with views of Gibraltar. Cafes and shops. Gentle slope into the sea so... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2016
Jill11_13
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

When I was last there in 1961 there was just one rather exclusive hotel.......now it's hidden behind a massive housing estate. Seems a very safe beach good for families with shallow water going out quite a long way. Stones at the water's edge at some...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This beach is about 6 km from Algeciras and has beautiful clean sand. View is beautiful as bay looks across at Gibraltar and although a lot of ships pass, they are quite far away and are no problem at all. Very long and plenty room...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2016

Beautiful clean beach with views of Gibraltar. Cafes and shops. Gentle slope into the sea so generally safe for swimming. Popular with locals.

Thank Jill11_13
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

From the lighthouse or overlooks in Getares you can see Gibraltar, Africa and the Straits. Really stunning and something we will always remember.

Thank MattS3321
Reviewed 1 December 2015

A pleasant place for a stroll. Not crowded in November - no idea what it is like in the summer. Lots of sea shells to gather if you like doing that sort of thing.

Thank Daryl M
Reviewed 23 November 2015

The beach is nice, no more than that. The few restaurants are just about fine. It is o.k. for a walk around or a short day at the beach which is also average. Worth visiting once.

1  Thank elliott500
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The beach is mainly local and offers great sea food at very good prices (much cheaper than Tarifa) it is also a great place to Stand up and Paddle, windsurfing lessons and kayaking as the Natural Park is just next to it. Prices are also...More

2  Thank JAVIER M
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Lovely and clean beach the cafes and restaurants on the sea front all excellent the seafood restaurants are really good

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This is a stunning long beach. It has the advantage of facing East so that the prevailing wind is behind and it is sheltered by the mountains

Thank wrak
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Bit pebbly at the water's edge but not to the extent that you would have to wear beach shoes. Water a little cold given the proximity to the Atlantic :/ but a good enough beach for the area and worth a visit.

Thank MaryJo91
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