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Address: Estrada da Gale, Albufeira 8200-385, Portugal
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great beach

Fantastic little beach not far from Albufiera, locals come to watch the sunset so it can get busy parking on the road to the beach.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Rob R
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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here during our stay in October 2016. The beach was very picturesque and clean. However, the toilet and shower facilities were horrendous. I'd easily have given Praia Gale 4/5 but the toilets and showers really let it down. If they fixed this issue it would definitely be on my list to visit again if I ever find myself in... More 

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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic little beach not far from Albufiera, locals come to watch the sunset so it can get busy parking on the road to the beach.

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Thank Rob R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Very quiet in winter but still lovely. Long stretch of sandy beach would be good for children , you can walk along to Salgaldos . Cafe on the beach still open.

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1 Thank Ann N
Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

The beach was very quiet in November apart from dedicated sun worshippers and surfers. It was good to sit in one of the bars and watch the sunset.

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Thank Wendywoo97
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

There's a couple of cafes with gorgeous views of the sea. You can park your car right near the beach.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Brilliant for anyone, lots of sea life to see as tide retreats and well supported by life guards, and a very enjoyable restaurant. I left my dive goggles and returned 3 weeks later and the guard had kept them safe for me and also remembered me too. I think it was because I was in the water so much!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely lovely beach! Very relaxing, lovely to walk along. Water was still warm enough in November to go into the sea!

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

The Algarve does have a lot of really nice beaches. This beach is great for a long walk by the waters edge and soft sand. The water is clean and clear but I wouldn't say it is warm! There are a couple of nice café/bars to appreciate the scenic views(rock formations / golden sand / rollers and most importantly the... More 

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Albufeira, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The beach between Galé and Armação de Pêra is about 5 km long. A nice sandy beach, with some nice restaurants. Also the natural preserved area behind the beach is worth a visit.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Ideal for small kids and families , very safe and immaculate, good eating place and bar, very picturesque, with rock formation. Great for safe sqimming

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