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“great beach”(5 reviews)
“sand is white”(3 reviews)
“place to stay”(2 reviews)
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Rua do Contorno | Sem Número, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro 28928-424, Brazil
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Definitely the best beach in Cabo Frio. The sand is white, there are plenty of good vendors in the area, and the ocean is cool and refreshing. There is also a historical fort that has been there for hundreds of years. You are permitted to...More

Thank Nicodancetravel
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful white sand beach but incredible crowded. I went on holidays and all Río de Janeiro people were there too. Hard to see the beach due to the chairs and stuff on the beach for tourist!

Thank CaroPro
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beaches! The water is calm and good for children. We stayed a couple of days and we really enjoyed. The only disadvantage is that garbage is everywhere as there are no bins to put it. But to be fair, it was carnaval season and...More

Thank zabdi1
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Jam packed during high season. Too many people to even enjoy yourself. I wound up leaving after 30 minutes.

Thank EasyGoingMidwestGuy
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This is a great beach! Sand is white, thin and clean. The water is very transparent with a emerald green colour. You will find parking spaces along the beach and plenty of places to eat. Must go if your in town!

Thank gutje
Reviewed 4 December 2017

It wasn't my best beach in Região dos Lagos - RJ, but it was a nice experience. If you don't have much days to spend in this region, you would better choice some places first.

Thank Asterivaldo C
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Unless you like cold water... it isn't a good place to stay. It's a beautiful place but there is strong wind and verrryyy cold water. The fortification isn't well conserved and there isn't good explanations our local guides.

Thank Egler V
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is one of the most beautiful beaches at lakes region. Although, DON'T GO ON THE HIGH SEASON!! Is completely depressing! Firstly it's impossible to find a decent spot in the sand, the frequency behaves really bad, throwing garbage on the water and leaving their...More

Thank Janaína T
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful but crowded beach in the region. Despite the high number of people the beach is well kept and is clean. You can eat all you can imagine, making it the most wide offer of food of all the beaches I've...More

Thank Samuele T
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Good place for water sports, surf and kite surf when conditions allow. Crowded during January and holidays. Clean, pristine water and white sand. Great for walking bare footed as well.

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