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R de Algarve | Lagoa, Carvoeiro, Portugal
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Carvalho Beach Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely clean beach at the bottom of the valley. No car parking but there is free parking in some places on the shopping streets. Lots of cafes and restaurants.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the hiking trails along the cliffs and beaches and were treated to some of the most majestic views ever. This is a definite must see!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Mbrasier27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach for all people young & old alike, even tells you at the beach what uv rating for the sun. Boardwalk onto the beach & plenty of amenities around the beach area. Restaurants around are very accommodating. Serving drinks & food.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank DamianH415
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning beach, not too many people around. Excellent place to escape the crowds and relax on the beach with great scenery! Absolutely loved the beach. The access is via steep steps into a tunnel but easy to reach. In the afternoon there is shade from...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank MadhulikaC11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great. Sun disappears quickly though due to cliffs, so earlier in the day is better time to go. Gets busy too.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Happytravels190
Reviewed 16 September 2019

Beautiful place, small horseshoe bay with a large rock in the centre, interesting climb down a rough tunnel through the rocks, which is not for those with any sort of mobility issues, certainly worth the journey. Certainly no sunbeds to rent when we were there...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank BrightcutOne
Reviewed 4 September 2019

Rough rocks, sandy beach. Climb down the ladders to find a secluded beach.Make sure you time your trip, because the sun is only touching the beach on selected hours.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jeroen O
Reviewed 26 August 2019

Lovely relaxing destination!!! Perfect areas for sunbathing as well as umbrellas!! One critic would be the price of loungers upon arrival!! However apart from well kept beach with on site life guards Nighttime attractions were excellent along with the beach party

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Madbond
Reviewed 18 August 2019 via mobile

The whole Algarve are is beautiful. Nice beach. A lot of shops and restaurants. A lot of life during the day and night

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ferreview
Reviewed 15 August 2019 via mobile

Loved the beach nice sandy each with shells. Busy lots of families and children. Has places to hire beds or can just take your towel. It’s the Atlantic so the sea is freezing ! It has boat trips to the caves and they hire out...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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20 August 2018|
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Response from TowniesLeedsLulu | Reviewed this property |
Beach is small and lovely and clean-sand a bit gritty. We didn't swim.
30 January 2017|
Response from LondonSnow | Reviewed this property |
hi, before you land to the beach, you should see how high or low sea is. it takes few hours for the sea to breath in and out.