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Great beach and beautiful lagon

The Lagoa de Santo André is totally separated from the ocean, except once a year in March for the... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
leonardo_1964
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Milano
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Ideal for children

This is a good spot for families with small children, the sea in this area has very strong currants... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
C9822HBhelena
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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13 Aug 2018
“Great beach and beautiful lagon ”
19 Jun 2018
“Ideal for children”
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The Lagoa de Santo André is totally separated from the ocean, except once a year in March for the renewal of the water. It is confortable to swim and even in August, this place is not crowded.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank leonardo_1964
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a good spot for families with small children, the sea in this area has very strong currants so small children would not be safe. This is a pleasant safe area, not commercialised and within walking distance of ice creams, water etc.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank C9822HBhelena
Reviewed 29 March 2018

A beautiful lagoon just metres away from the sea, who connect with each other once a year during the winter season. Endless sandy beaches that extend for miles on both directions, where the only thing you hear is the sea. A few bars where one...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenery with vegetation and beach in the background. Fantastic sunset to be appreciated while relaxing.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RPereira2008
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

A wonderful destination for birders with surfing beaches close by.Take your bins,camera and scope. Enjoy a bica and watch marsh harriers quartering the reeds.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We arrived at the campsite around 8pm and the reception was closed but the young man at the gate told me we could have a bungalow for two for the price of 25 pounds. We stayed the night and found the bungalow cramped, (even though...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank Ceris3333
Reviewed 21 October 2015

It's a very nice place. You have the sea by one side and in the other you have the lake that has a island in the middle. There are one place to eat closer.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Isabel C
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Nice beach with a lake where the children can enjoy the calm waters. To adults I recommend the sea side.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank mcorreia8
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Very close to the beach. Fabulous for bird watching. Storks, flamingos etc. Not the best for swimming in but when the waves are challenging .... the locals swim in it. This is where lots of the shellfish for a local dish - carne alentejo -...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank JanR1208
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