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Balcon de Europa

Plaza Balcon de Europa, Nerja, Spain
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Great views

Definitely worth a visit for some great views of the coast! The beach is just a few steps away, as... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Alex M
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Marbella, Spain
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Beautiful Balcon

A must for all tourists to Nerja. Always lots going on. Caraciture artists, mime artists, classical... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sue L
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
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“people watch” (144 reviews)
“ice cream” (186 reviews)
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Plaza Balcon de Europa, Nerja, Spain
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"people watch"
in 144 reviews
"ice cream"
in 186 reviews
"street entertainers"
in 39 reviews
"stunning views"
in 123 reviews
"focal point"
in 39 reviews
"mediterranean sea"
in 31 reviews
"lovely place"
in 75 reviews
"watching the world"
in 32 reviews
"lovely area"
in 31 reviews
"bars and restaurants"
in 66 reviews
"tapas"
in 61 reviews
"great atmosphere"
in 50 reviews
"visiting nerja"
in 44 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 73 reviews
"stroll"
in 153 reviews
"beaches"
in 202 reviews
"coastline"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely worth a visit for some great views of the coast! The beach is just a few steps away, as is the old town of Nerja. We followed signs to a huge outdoor car park 5 minutes walk away but was €1.80 per hour. You...More

Thank Alex M
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must for all tourists to Nerja. Always lots going on. Caraciture artists, mime artists, classical guitar, violinist, brass group and all inbetween World Cup matches. Lots of places to eat & drink. Beautiful church in the square. What more could you want?

Thank Sue L
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Balcony de Europa nice balcony to look scenic surrounding and sea views , some times get very busy , lots of good restaurant around this place plenty of option of food.. very good for for half-day or day visit.

Thank Vikas P
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited Nerja many times and even now always have to have a stroll down to the Balcon. Beautiful views and great atmosphere .

Thank JLVIreland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The views of the Mediterranean and coastline surrounding Nerja from The Balcón are stunning. It’s always busy with lots to watch at different times of day. We saw a harpist and a super female violinist as well as other musicians. It’s a lovely place to...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

A lovely promenade onto the sea cliffs. Lots of activity at night with portrait artists, street entertainers and generally people just mingling. A lovely atmosphere and walk.. especially with some of the delicious ice cream!

Thank Dave A
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The local authorities have finally demolished the eyesore Papagaya beach bar on the town centre beach. This building has been abandoned for some years and had become a home for winos and North European beggars who blighted the Balcon.

Thank Michael P
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of my favourite places to visit, after an evening meal as the sun is setting. It can get quite busy but it’s always worth going to look at the beautiful view. Top tip - if you walk back to the start of...More

Thank Ryan A
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Really beautiful views along the coastline. Absolutely beautiful. We had the area more or less to ourselves and it was just wonderful sat in the sun watching the world go by and just admiring the lovely coastline. Can imagine that in high season this area...More

Thank LouCole
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing views, very busy but worth the look. The scenery is stunning and lots of people milling around, taking pictures.

Thank Leonsavage
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408margaret
8 July 2018|
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Response from IbizaGal | Reviewed this property |
Food was only okay in my opinion. Nothing like what we d have at home.
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Lourdes M
17 May 2018|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Depends on age! If you are in the more mature category I’d suggest April, May, June, Sept, Oct. temperature not toooo hot😉
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Shaz K
20 August 2017|
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Response from PeelMaesteg | Reviewed this property |
The Caves of Nerja are great way to spend an afternoon also.
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