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Long, clean, sandy beach with excellent local food

A little way out the port city this authentic "village" has a very pleasant (if not exactly... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Jerry O
Nice beach, slightly out of the town

Getares is smaller than Rinconcillo, so can be rammed on a weekend day in July or August. The sand... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Peter W
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We came here to sunbath and was totally blown away at how clean and tidy the beach was. Very picturesque views of Gibraltar, from this quiet little cove. Although a Locals beach, the people were very friendly, and there is a good selection of bars/restaurants...More

2  Thank Dean G
Reviewed 16 September 2017

A little way out the port city this authentic "village" has a very pleasant (if not exactly picturesque) site for an afternoon at the beach. The experience will be greatly enhanced if you try the local bars where the (sea) food is fresh and simply,...More

Thank Jerry O
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Getares is smaller than Rinconcillo, so can be rammed on a weekend day in July or August. The sand is also not as fine and not as nice to walk along compared to Rinconcillo, but the water is clean, there are plenty of beachside eateries...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Beech resort with bars and food. . The car park is free however you will be asked to pay. Small see side resort which is a nice visit if. Have nothing else planned. If u are in algerias for a few days and are British...More

Thank dannijenkins
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Went there for the day whilst staying in Algeciras, Reina Cristina Hotel. Cost 5 Euros in taxi. Lovely beach and nice cafe / bars on beach front.

1  Thank Kim w
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is a nice beach but can be very windy and large waves. There are a lot of Spanish locals so it feels more authentic than beaches on the Costa Del Sol. There are seasonal restaurants for seafood and tapas

Thank GlobalEDGEucation
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is an incredibly clean beach with lots of sand and calm waters. We had no issue finding a quiet space on the beach and there are lots of Helados Artesanales too! (Could not find any toilets apart from in the eating places).

Thank Cameron A
Reviewed 4 August 2016

When I was last there in 1961 there was just one rather exclusive hotel.......now it's hidden behind a massive housing estate. Seems a very safe beach good for families with shallow water going out quite a long way. Stones at the water's edge at some...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This beach is about 6 km from Algeciras and has beautiful clean sand. View is beautiful as bay looks across at Gibraltar and although a lot of ships pass, they are quite far away and are no problem at all. Very long and plenty room...More

1  Thank HappyinCork
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Beautiful clean beach with views of Gibraltar. Cafes and shops. Gentle slope into the sea so generally safe for swimming. Popular with locals.

Thank Jill11_13
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