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Bessa Beach

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Wonderful beach

This is a really nice and beautiful beach. Easy to choose if you like the more crowded spots with... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2015
Oslo, Norway
A Great Beach

We are staying in an apartment on Bessa Beach and love our view every morning. The water is warm... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
Winnipeg, Canada
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9 Jul 2018
“Unfit for bathing.”
10 Mar 2017
“A Great Beach”
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I stayed in a hotel opposite Bessa Beach in November 2017. The local authorites have an almost permanent ban on tourists and locals using the beach because of pollution (sewage from the town running into the sea). I was pointed to a more suitable beach...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We are staying in an apartment on Bessa Beach and love our view every morning. The water is warm and refreshing. Love this spot.

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Bessa Beach is located in the northern part of Joao Pessoa, an easy twenty minutes walk along the shoreline or a short taxi ride away from the more central Tambau Beach. The coastal road is running a hundred or so meters inland from the beach,...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This beach hasn't got a road along the beach, which means less people, less commerce and more nature, in the middle of the town....loved it!!

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Excellent beach to be with the kids, nice warm water, polution free, and has a nice old man portuguese to rent chairs...

Thank Fcastro1974
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Long nice beach, not too crowded but still not deserted. Some restaurants and bars. You want to run on the beach? Here it is. Long.

Thank Jazz N
Reviewed 9 March 2015

This is a really nice and beautiful beach. Easy to choose if you like the more crowded spots with restaurants, or you bring your own chair, parasol and book. Perfect to relax, for families as well as singels. A must if u are in jp.

2  Thank 526jans
Reviewed 14 September 2013

If you are visiting Joao Pessoa, you have to visit the beaches in Bessa. This is the place to go, especially in the weekends. However weekdays in my opinion, is the best(less people). WOW

2  Thank 526jans
Reviewed 10 January 2013

Beautiful, peaceful, wide sand strip, calm waters. Before anyone disagrees I will make a remark that Bessa beach extends for kilometers so you have to look for the best spots as in some areas of the same beach you might find some strong waves (during...More

2  Thank engped
Reviewed 8 January 2013

Bessa Beach is a urban beach of Joao Pessoa with clean water. It placed near Meg Shopping Center. It is a beach without the tipical coral banks of the region. I was during a morning on it. It is possible to find little white crabs...More

Thank Cleveroli
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