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Wow, come here and be amazed.

Been coming here for over 12 years and every time is so different. The waves this year have been... read more

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Holmes Chapel, United Kingdom
Very scenic

Amazing beach and cliffs although signs warn not to get too close to the crumbling cliff face. A... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
South Wales
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Alvor, Portimao, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been coming here for over 12 years and every time is so different. The waves this year have been awesome, loud and crashing. Walked along the beach from Alvor and could have spent days here. In December there is no water sports or activities but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank suefromstoke
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Amazing beach and cliffs although signs warn not to get too close to the crumbling cliff face. A must visit if in the area. Plenty of photo opportunities. . No problem parking nearby in November. Take a look at tide tables before visiting. Low tide...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Biriani
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Loved the rock formations and the walk on the beach. Overlooks wonderful. A must visit. Too cold to swim in November but worth the visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ruthk125
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Stunning hidden coves with nice bars and calm sea to swim in ,loungers available to hire , at high tide be prepared to get wet if you wish to move between the coves but a must visit beach if in alvor.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank teamscunny
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Beautiful clean sandy beach. Stunning scenery. When tide is out you can walk from one beach to another.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank narzie
Reviewed 24 October 2018

The Three Sisters rocks are amazing to see and synonymous with the typical Algarve pictures that attract you to this location. The sand is a nice soft feel and perfect to relax and listen to the crashing of the waves against the rocks.

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I've travelled to beaches throughout the world, including the Maldives, Australia, Asia, Hawaii, the Caribbean and other parts of Europe and this is up there with the most spectacular of them! The stunning rock formations add loads of character and the water was gorgeous, even...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TravelGuru71
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Our GPS was amazing again and brought us to the Eastern edge of the beach where the "Three Sisters" rock formations create secluded beaches. It was spectacular at sunset as we wanted thru the formations at low tide. Spotted a great restaurant in the cliffs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 15 October 2018

A lovely beach to walk along and in between the three sisters sea pillars, especially when the tide is out and you can also get to the ‘bar and restaurant in the rock’!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank maxnpaddy2017
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Right at the far eastern end of Alvor beach are the cove beaches of Tres Irmaos..spectacular scenery .White sand..beach coves with fabulous swimming..even in October..the Atlantic was surprisingly warm..a few beach bars are great for a lovely relaxing lunch..go and enjoy..truly beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Newbridgers | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are always taxis floating about by the beach or at the bottom of town. It’s only a few minutes to town from the beach anyway and the boardwalk makes it really accessible.
22 October 2017|
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Response from Halifaxvoyager | Reviewed this property |
Hope you liked the beach. Missed your second question until now. We like right in front of Canico.
23 June 2017|
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