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Yet another lovely beach along the Cascais-Estoril waterfront

Plenty of golden sand and turquoise water, and easy to access from both the street level and of... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
phutty
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Tallinn, Estonia
Larger alternative beach to Praia da Rainha

This is a larger expanse of sand to the east of the smaller more central Praia da Rainha which... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Steve_of_N21
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We missed the height of summer in Lisbon but wanted one lazy day at the beach. We’d heard Sesimbra was nice but Cascais was an easy 40-min train ride so we went there. There were 3 beaches within a 5 min walk of the train...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

Be aware, sewer networks drop nearby, cleanning services are poor or inexistent, might consider other place for swimming. Also, sometimes there are gang activities in the beach, you might get robbed and beaten up.. No place to left your car or you have to leave...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

Besides the cold water, it’s a beach everyone who visits Cascais must go! There I had the most wonderful experience of my life: I made yoga on a stand up paddle.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Cristinacarneiro
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Plenty of golden sand and turquoise water, and easy to access from both the street level and of course along the Promenade.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank phutty
Reviewed 9 May 2018

This is a larger expanse of sand to the east of the smaller more central Praia da Rainha which technically at low tide is both Praia da Conceicao and Praia da Duquesa (Duchess Beach) together. At high tide you will need to go around the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Steve_of_N21
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Nice small beach with sand and sea and great walking area on the land side. Places to eat and drink and enjoy the view.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I stayed here a full Saturday. Arrived at 0930 and was one of the first persons to hire a sun bed. Only 10 Euro for the day. And I fully enjoyed this beach, the sea, small waves, the fresh water too cool down, my book,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank carlhenrikp
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is where we spend our time sunbathing. Sunbeds hired from John Davids bar for 15 euro for two including brolly (red umbrellas). Cheapest around here. Best part about this end is that the beach is quite narrow so there aren’t as many people. In...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank lentheman
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Great easy access beach just below the Miragem hotel. It's easy to walk to and is cleaned and groomed early every morning, so you can be sure that when get onto it it's in great condition. These beaches also don't get as packed as some...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 157DavidM
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Few steps from Cascais City Centre and you are in this nice beach(which gets its name from the Palace that overlooks it), which is full of people on a sunny day. Several restaurants and bars near and great walk by the sea from Cascais to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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