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Playa del Camello

paralelo a la Avenida de la Reina Victoria y en perpendicular a la Avenida de la Magdalena, Santander, Spain
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Small beach with an offshore “camel”

This small cove and beach is just before entrance to Peninsula de la Magdalena and almost joins... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
nnmercman
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Camberley, United Kingdom
pleasant little beach

pleasant little beach famous for its Camel shaped rock, perhaps bets viewed from the sea (on one of... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
mabinho
,
Seville, Spain
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“small beach” (2 reviews)
“tide” (2 reviews)
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paralelo a la Avenida de la Reina Victoria y en perpendicular a la Avenida de la Magdalena, Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This small cove and beach is just before entrance to Peninsula de la Magdalena and almost joins with Playa del Sardinero to its left. The beach derives its name from the rock “camel” which you can make out at certain times of the tide -...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

pleasant little beach famous for its Camel shaped rock, perhaps bets viewed from the sea (on one of the boat trips available). We visited in the autumn, when the beach was emptier.

Thank mabinho
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

This beach is between the Palace Magdalena and the main Sendinero beach. Saw some couples playing handball. Rocky coastline with plenty of sand. I would say a spill over from Sendinero.

Thank Tim C
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Playa del Camello can hardly be missed on your way to Peninsula de Magdalena that most tourists visit during their stay. We went by it several times during our time in town as it is judged to be the perfect measure of tide and ebb....More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Went to this beach after reading positive reviews on TripAdvisor. The views were devine and the beach was beautiful and clean. The option to rent a sunbed for the day is available at only €5 each. We thoroughly enjoyed relaxing on this beach. There isn't...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

nearby of "Peninsula de la Magdalena", sand and rocks to search for crabs. Really nice beach to go with children. Parking and good access for stroller (as good as it can be on sand :) )

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

I had seen a view of this beach and I was attracted by the rock formation on the sea that named this beach: The beach of the camel “Playa del Camello.” It had rained quite a lot last night and once at Santander, the weather...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great beach busy but not crowded, beautifully kept i.e. cleaned every morning golden sands and easy access

Thank Jockp2nd
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

Nice secluded beach, but with easy access, next to the entrance to the Magdalena peninsula. We saw many people sunbathing, other playing ball. The sand is soft and clean.

Thank AnaZad
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

If you have your bathing suit available while you are in Santander, go to the beach. The part in the picture is lovely for taking pictures, and the beach further toward Sandinero is better for actually sunbathing/swimming.

Thank TomLaw
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