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The End of Porto Santo

Walk along the beach for long enough and this is where you eventually end up: a series of... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2018
Jeremy C
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Hinckley, United Kingdom
Relaxing

Porto Santo is a beautiful island of Portugal, not a lot to do here but relax so if that is what... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Doreen363
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 21 December 2018

Walk along the beach for long enough and this is where you eventually end up: a series of interesting rocky coves, great views of Ilheu da Cal and a rather nice cafe/restaurant. Well worth the walk.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Porto Santo is a beautiful island of Portugal, not a lot to do here but relax so if that is what you want then ideal for relaxing.the Beach at ponta de Calheta is beautiful and vey European looking so book your stay here. We did...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely “cove” beach completely different to the long sandy beaches further North. Lots of interesting rock formations of the volcanic kind, which splits the beach into nice coves. You also get a great view of the large offshore island of Ilheu da Cal which apparently...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit whether in the car or a walk along the beach. We walked a few times from our hotel (Pestana) and it takes longer than you think - you'll definitely need some water There are some great views and rock formations at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LGBfund
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We spent the day at beach as family good place to swim and there lots off rock for good photo and warm water

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank beetoven
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Good food fantastic location but pick your time well not to be there when the tourist bus turns up. Great place to eat in the evening with view of Madeira in the distance

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 243mikeu
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This is literally at the end of the island and gives you nice views of the adjoining tiny island. Easy to get to.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jalu
Reviewed 12 June 2018

At the end of the road that traverses the Island; overlooking the end of the magnificent long beach and the neighbouring offshore island, Ponta da Calheta is a popular spot for tourists and locals alike to stop and admire the views. With an excellent snack...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 2mercury
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Easy to reach by car or by bicycle from any point of Porto Santo Island, Ponta da Calheta is a place definitely worth a visit. You can have a perfect day out combining sunbathing on the beach and having a meal and drinks at the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 445nikr
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We were very lucky to get our timings right and see the sunset overlooking the beach. Food was excellent, portions very large. Service very good from friendly waiters. Courtesy bus picked us up from the hotel and when we were ready to go took us...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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