We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Boa Viagem Beach

Open Now: 00:00 - 23:59
Open today: 00:00 - 23:59

Book In Advance

Start Date
End Date
3,076
All photos (3,076)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“boa viagem”(28 reviews)
“coconut water”(6 reviews)
“warm water”(5 reviews)
About
This upscale waterfront area, with tall buildings, hotels and great restaurants, has an excellent beach and a lively nightlife.
Open Now
Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
See all hours
Contact
Av. Boa Viagem, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
Website
79998481346
Call
Improve This Listing
translated by Google
Ways to Experience Boa Viagem Beach
from US$31.25
More Info
from US$53.00
More Info
from US$135.00
More Info
from US$300.00
More Info
Reviews (7,601)
Filter reviews
157 results
Traveller rating
54
65
31
4
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
54
65
31
4
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews boa viagem coconut water warm water soft drinks nice breeze warning signs nice city palm trees sharks attack surf stretch waves brazil reef bars danger
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 157 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Aesthetically, this is the nicest beach I have ever seen. However, as others have chronicled, sharks may provide buzz-kill for actually using the beach. If you are in Recife on a nice day, certainly worth a stroll.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 10071stevep
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

This is a beatiful beach, with very warm water, nice palm-trees and very good waves. The weather is always cool, between 26-30 C degrees. You can try caipirihna, always excellent in all the country, and keep in mind the “anchova” and the “camarao”, they ‘re...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Santiago Z
Reviewed 25 January 2019

Nice beach with many people entering the +26C ocean water. Up to the waist thou... .No shark's attacks for a year. The coral reefs create a natural barrier against the sharks. We spent 45 days there swimming almost each and every day.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Dokwes
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Did a casual walk.. can’t get in water because of sharks but cool views otherwise. Nothing particularly special, but definir the best beach in town

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 352camv
Reviewed 12 December 2018

There are a lot of sports activities. Unfortunately there are very few cafes along the way. The place feeld quite save, we took long walks along it. There are some people enjoying a swim but the signs of "sharks" kept us out of the water.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Martina S
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

If you stay here, it is nice to see the beach, but unfortunately here you can find sharks, so it is not a good ideia to entry in the sea. If you can just walk around the sands, it would be ok.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kelly2501
Reviewed 29 October 2018

"Boa Viagem Beach" is certainly the most traditional and famous beach in Recife. Located right between the beaches of "Pina" and 'Piedade", it lays along approximately 7 kms of Pernambuco's coast. Unfortunately, due to fatal shark attacks, bathing is not recommended and there are warning...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 25 October 2018

I have been enjoying this beautiful stretch of coast for over 25 years. I got to enjoy it first the year I met my wife back in the early 90s and it has never lost its appeal. If you like a busy beach then there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Cammy M
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Boa Viagem is a neighborhood in the city of Recife, Pernambuco in the privileged southern zone of the town. Not good for swimming due to the sharks, and there are warnings all along the place

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank zipgray
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a nice beach, and a very nice CITY beach - it goes on and on and on... It is convenient when visiting the city.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Michael W
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 61 nearby hotels
Betel Flat hotel
1 review
.01 miles away
Nobile Suites Executive
988 reviews
.01 miles away
Betel Beach Class Internacional
1 review
.05 miles away
HY Beach Flats
16 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5,572 nearby restaurants
Ca Va
542 reviews
.09 miles away
Trattoria Toscana
295 reviews
.09 miles away
Restaurante kojima
209 reviews
.09 miles away
Filipe uma casa portuguesa.
92 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 294 nearby attractions
Seminario de Olinda
51 reviews
.87 miles away
Teatro Rio Mar
23 reviews
.97 miles away
Barreto Junior Theater
17 reviews
.17 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Boa Viagem Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines