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The best samba in Florianopolis

If you want to listen to roots music from Brazil you have to visit the small village of Sambaqui on... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Boras, Sweden
Amazing views even in stormy skies !

Had a lovely day driving out to Sambaqui with amazing views and the sea lapping nearly up to the... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
Cape Town, South Africa
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1 Feb 2018
“its small, not many options available”
30 May 2017
“The best samba in Florianopolis”
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

it is a very small village, with a few restaurants and bars, next to Santo Antonio de Lisboa, where one will find mor options.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank jclion07
Reviewed 30 May 2017

If you want to listen to roots music from Brazil you have to visit the small village of Sambaqui on a Sunday evening. The small fisherman house just on the beach is vibrating of rythm and people are dancing and drinking caipirinhas. No tourists find...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank TobiasRu
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Had a lovely day driving out to Sambaqui with amazing views and the sea lapping nearly up to the road . There are many options for dining and the seafood was fresh and delicious ! A stroll through the centre a good cup of coffee...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank FranB68
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We went to Sambaqui to have drinks and appetizers at sunset. It is a beautiful little place and worth a visit. It feels more like a place to come to walk, eat and drink and enjoy the sights, than a "day at the beach" type...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank loveBrazilsoudade
Reviewed 30 December 2015

A wonderful and typical colonial village in the island. Plenty of simple and nice restaurants, with typical seafood and fish from the island. Nice church and townhouse in the small center. Nice fishher village. Not to miss

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank carlosmp
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Sambaqui is an authentic fisherman village We went here to see if the beach was nice. It is clean and beautiful but made of pebbles so it is not a beach to enjoy with children. But the fishermen are friendly and you can enjoy fresh...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Garfield62
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Sambaqui is an authentic village where oyster fisherman live and work and where locals and visiters come for pleasant seafood meals and lovely, romantic views of quiet water and small boats

Date of experience: January 2013
2  Thank Abelpeople
Reviewed 26 May 2012

I adore this little town with restaurants next to the beach. The charm of the colonial buildings is only matched by the people that live there. Excellent place to enjoy some fresh oysters while watching the sunset. The local oyster farmers sell fresh oysters and...More

Date of experience: May 2012
3  Thank Cheryl M
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