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Great Beach with lots of water sports and shacks

If you want relief from the crowded Baga and Calangute beaches, then this beach offers you the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India

It's certainly cleaner than it used to be. Still some stray dogs around though- God knows where... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you want relief from the crowded Baga and Calangute beaches, then this beach offers you the ideal balance. There is a counter for water sports and also beds laid out neatly. But here you have space to breathe and not bump into revellers every...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank tarit1979
Reviewed 1 week ago

would recommend visiting the beach at Candolim very good shacks impressed with Doms very clean great food Perfect facilities Very friendly staff great food will be calling Back

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank LORDBAZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's certainly cleaner than it used to be. Still some stray dogs around though- God knows where they do their pooh! Proper paths to the beach would certainly help, especially at night. I wish the shacks would concentrate on simple frsh food rather than doing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Premolars208
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unlike the usual Calangute and Baga this is a better option in North Goa. It's cleaner and a less congested beach...the roads leading to he beach are a different story.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Parmeeta123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the longest beaches I have ever been on. The only thing to remember when swimming is that you are in an Ocean and it has been quite rough these last couple of years

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Fiona E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just had two brill weeks at ryans shack in candolim food ace staff nothing to much for them 11 out of 10

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Jet733409
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main photo on Tripadvisor is years out of date the shipwreck is no longer there. Candolim beach has shacks and lifeguards.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AndyP3103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do Visit Candolim beach because of its cleanliness and good crowd. The beach is peaceful and there water sports activities which you can do.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Kaizad P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the finest beaches in north goa. A lot less commercial and less crowded than Calangute or Baaga beach. It has shacks with cabanas where you can enjoy drinks and light meals. Ideal time to go is in the mornings where the crowd is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Devd168
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is one of the great beaches of Goa. wide coast line , full of people , sacks are available to relax. best place for sea and sun bath

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank manoj k
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Jon T
21 January 2019|
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Response from 777tracyg | Reviewed this property |
food and drink so so cheap Tuscany gardens Italian is amazzzzing Day tour on boat from Big John is fantastic go up the coast to anjuna brilliant
jane w
8 January 2019|
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Response from Bee143 | Reviewed this property |
Brittos is an excellent place to eat on the seafront on Baga Beach (not too far from Candolim Beach) :)
Tania D
11 December 2018|
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Response from ashwanikumarche | Reviewed this property |
Hey.. Most of the time you will be on beach (sand) so Pram will be of no use. What I suggest that keep your kid in your lap all the time.