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Rua da Costa D'Oiro | between Praia Dona Ana Beach and Praia da Boneca Beach, Lagos 8600-544, Portugal
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All reviews beautiful beach small beach camilo beach wooden steps small tunnel high tide worth the climb favorite beach gets busy the cliff rock formations clear water stunning views stairs beaches sand cove
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice beach with good parking,but a little too crowded in august,It is close to Dona Ana beach, and as beautiful as it, and is a city beach.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent cuisine and range of fish dishes. Panaromic view of Ponta da Piedade and Bay. Good car parting and located just outside Lagos on elevated headland beside lighthouse.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Beltupbaby
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Very nice small beach in Lagos to be found between Praia Dona Ana and Ponta da Piedade. Can enjoy from here both the scenery of the rock formations.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

it will leave you breathless for two reasons: 1 for beauty. 2 for the staircase Do not miss ... colors, cliffs, rocks, beach, to live ...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Boilingice
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

This beach is quite sheltered so it’s nice to come here if it’s a windy day if it may be too wild on Meia Praia! Nice soft golden sand and not too big or wild so it’s safe for kids. Just be mindful of all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LoveFood83
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

There’s a few “hidden” beaches so to speak, accessed by a cave/tunnel to the left hand side and then around the rock formations again to yet another one, which is where we ended up swimming. We arrived fairly late around 3 and the tide was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely beach, easy to gain access to, however due to stairs it might be a struggle if you have a wheelchair or baby’s pram

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Temsizi
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This beach is amazing, but you have to work for it a little bit! Stairs down are easy, back up they're hard! When you first land on the beach it's absolutely packed. If you walk through to the next beach it's a bit less busy....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wherelolawent
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit for the views and the unusual cliff setting. No good for people who have trouble with stairs. Perhaps arrive early and check the tide - when crowded and with the tide coming in, you quickly run out of room!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SJTmelb
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

A lot of stairs down but definitely worth the hike. Spent several hours here. You can walk through the cave to another small little beach as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
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26 May 2018|
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Response from F195HEfrankk | Reviewed this property |
Many places to book, starting from Marina right along the way as far as the old town and even in the old town. Usually also 5-6 small boats waiting for customers located just across/ above the taxi rank in town.
2 September 2016|
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Response from jmsn66 | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course: 1 Meia Praia; 2 praia da batata and 3 Praia de Porto Mos. enjoy
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2 December 2015|
Response from Lovetraveling199 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can take the Number 2 bus from downtown Lagos. Just ask the driver to tell you where to get off.