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Praia Sao Rafael

Urbanizacao de Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal
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Urbanizacao de Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal
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"beautiful beach"
in 82 reviews
"beach restaurant"
in 15 reviews
"rock formations"
in 23 reviews
"nicest beaches"
in 5 reviews
"nice restaurant"
in 7 reviews
"nice sand"
in 7 reviews
"clear water"
in 6 reviews
"small beach"
in 12 reviews
"gets busy"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 16 reviews
"the cliff"
in 11 reviews
"little gem"
in 8 reviews
"sun loungers"
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"water sports"
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"low tide"
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"old town"
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"sea"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A little bit confusing direction signage from the bus stop to the beach, but finally found this really nice sandy-rocky beach. Clear blue, nice rocks, good services.

Thank Bukor S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of parking with steps or cobbled ramp down to beach. Umbrellas and shade to rent on beach. Very good beach bar and restaurant. Sandy beach with great swimming. Life guard on duty. Water sports available. Big hotels nearby so prone to get busy. Lovley...More

1  Thank luv2holidayinthesun
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can make a lot of good pictures arround and also enjoy the beach. Lovely place to visit and to enjoy the sun !

Thank Munteanu E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is stunning the walks around it are spectacular. We went on beach early morning for a stroll & a short sunbath. It was busy at the weekend & I am guessing very busy later in Summer. It isn’t s hudge beach but lovely....More

Thank Angie J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sun beds a bit expensive but if you are there all day good value. Keep topping up with good food and drinks from the beach bar

1  Thank CharlesDarney
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited this beach just outside Albufeira and I must say it is one of the most scenic beaches I have visited anywhere. It compares to a lot beach’s on the far side of the world. It is a little bit challenging to swim...More

Thank JOC834
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For return from the beach, you can ask friendly staff in the beach restaurant to book a taxi. This beach has large stones in the sea which makes it wonderful.

Thank Srinivasu M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on our last day spontaneously and it was the best decision. The sand is so soft, the water is clean and the cliffs/rocks are beautiful. The area around the beach is great for relaxing walks and the beach chairs are reasonably priced,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach with nice views from the top. This beach also has a bar with restaurant. Easy accessible by car.

Thank dccaroline
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Really beautiful sandy beach. U can easily spend a day there. A must see beach if u r in albufeira. Quite far from the centre. But if u r in the hop on hop off bus, do make a stop there.

1  Thank Karishma D
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Scott S
11 June 2018|
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Response from CharlesDarney | Reviewed this property |
If you have a car Albufeira is a few minutes away. Continente, lidel and Aldi’s are on a he Main Street There are local mini markets around. Look on Google maps
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Nati R
1 October 2017|
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Response from silvestre m | Reviewed this property |
There are few restaurants they can be expensive during peak season
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TiggerKH
12 August 2017|
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Response from ALBERTO T | Reviewed this property |
About a kilometer distance
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