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Praia de Monte Gordo

Avenida Infante Dom Henrique, Monte Gordo 8900, Portugal
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Changing its style at present, promises to be much improved when completed.

The praia at Monte Gordo is renowned for its sandy beach and the dunes walkway into it. Since last... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kingsley, United Kingdom
Beach work inprogress

As of 1st week of Jan 2018 all beach bars had been removed and the Board Walk (illuminated at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Monte Gordo's beachfront is peppered with outdoor bars, kiosks, cafes and restaurants. Therefore, those who would like to enjoy a tasty snack or refreshing cocktail will find there are many establishments from which to choose. Families will be happy to know that the beach at Monte Gordo is ideal for young children because it's wide and flat. In addition, the water is quite warm, making it a perfect choice for swimming enthusiasts.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (13 reviews)
“fishing boats” (6 reviews)
“entire beach” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Avenida Infante Dom Henrique, Monte Gordo 8900, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The praia at Monte Gordo is renowned for its sandy beach and the dunes walkway into it. Since last year (2017) there is a massive undertaking by the local council to improve the somewhat decrepit buildings in the beach area. There is already in place...More

Thank Anyportman
Reviewed 6 days ago

As of 1st week of Jan 2018 all beach bars had been removed and the Board Walk (illuminated at night) completed. Work is in progress to drive in wooden posts for new beachbar supports. A fantastic long clean beach. On completion of works will have...More

1  Thank Pipeman_71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's normal beach as any other in Portugal nothing outstanding in matter of nature, arround the beach the good thing is several spaces to do sport, several paths very beautifull.

Thank RicardoDaniel3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you stay in montegordo, you really need to do the board walk on the beach and take photos of sunset in the evening. From the beach you can then go inland through lovely pine forest to Villa Real St Antonio

Thank puffin_10
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Praia de Monte Gordo is a lovely beach in the Eastern Algarve area of Portugal, lots of roo to walk. Organized areas with seating and shades of course you pay for, but we just plonk our towels in the sand. an unseasonable hot October this...More

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 24 October 2017

although I have just added another review of my monte gordo trip I have forgotten to mention the beach area. It is only 10 meters from the back entrance to the vasco da gama hotel. It's about 100 meters to the waters edge and seems...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Absolutely gorgeous beach soft white sand, Very wide and long seems to go on forever plenty of sun loungers and umbrellas €10 for 2people for the day. Various restaurants cafes and bars along the front. Love the wooden walk way the length of the beach...More

Thank eileen701
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We went to Monte Gordo on holiday over 15 years ago and fell in love with the place to the extent we had multiple return trips before finally buying a holiday home in the general area. We have loved the constant improvements despite the economic...More

1  Thank casey33948
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I enjoyed my stay here everything was within walking distance of my hotel beach clean and well attended for sunbeds etc plenty of eating places at reasonable prices.

1  Thank nandornan695
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Monte Gordo beach is outstanding. Clean, safe and above all beautiful restaurants and sightseeing 😃

2  Thank CarlaN69
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Valentim P
6 July 2017|
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Response from geoffreystock1 | Reviewed this property |
the beach is very large,sunbeds and parasols for rent,with beach bars quite close by.the cost is about 10 euros.
Christina R
1 June 2017|
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Response from JSM6147 | Reviewed this property |
Truthfully not at this hotel. The pool is tiny and there is not much room around the pool, so you could watch your child. When we went, although it was in the quiet periods, we found the hotel appealed to older Dutch and... More
30 January 2017|
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Response from iurirosa | Property representative |
Hello, Praia de Monte Gordo is a page for the Beach of Monte Gordo, there are no hotels associated with this page. If you know the Hotel name I can tell you how far it is from the beach. Regards,
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