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“Black Sands”
Review of Seminyak Beach

Seminyak Beach
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US$71.25*
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Ranked #6 of 66 things to do in Seminyak
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Owner description: Seminyak Beach is a beautiful white sandy beach situated in north of Legian Beach. The white sand stretch 3 km from Tuban Area has made it as a fascination for tourist to visit this place. Seminyak Beach is favored by the great wave that is ideally for surfing adventures hence many surfers visit this beach to conquer the waves and enjoy the surf adventures.
Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Black Sands”
Reviewed 12 August 2014

I was disappointed with the quality of the beach after hearing so much about it…if you can overlook the countless stray dogs and plastic bags and the ungodly odour then I guess you could say its okay. Personally the black volcanic sands don't sit well…nor does the effluent running into the swimming water…needless to say i didn't go for a swim at this beach this trip.

Visited August 2014
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Berkeley, California
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“White sand beach has brown sand”
Reviewed 11 August 2014

The beach in Seminyak tended to be crowded in spots, but it is a nice beach for walking and for dipping into the water. One really can't swim there because of dangerous rip tides. I was surprised that the supposedly white sand was the color of dirt and not the white sand I have found at other beaches. Nonetheless, I enjoyed being on the beach.

Visited August 2014
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Bali, Indonesia
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“nice sunset”
Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

beautiful sunset from here. litle bit dirty, sunbed is bit expensive. to many dogs and dogs owner never pick up the poo

Visited June 2014
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Burntisland, United Kingdom
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“Very clean, tidy and friendly.”
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Shame you can't really swim in the sea but we spent so much time here, it was beautiful and with plenty of little bars to enjoy a drink and some food in.

Visited September 2013
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Ocean Grove, Australia
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“Pay for a bed”
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Hire a bed and stay for the day. If you don't want to buy, be firm and say ' no thankyou' don't show any interest or be prepared they will all flock, so decide what you want to buy and stick to it!

Visited August 2014
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