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Praia Da Rocha

Praia da Rocha, Portimao, Portugal
+351 966 461 848
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Praia da Rocha, Portimao, Portugal
+351 966 461 848
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We keep returning. Love it here. Great family friendly resort. Fantastic beach and great waves for an active family holiday.

Thank northern_ltd
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice area, beautiful beaches. Lots of shops and places to eat out at. Quiet area, not many activities. Unless you enjoy water sports on the sea.

Thank Rebbecca W
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a town built around a cliff top. The beaches are superb but if you fancy a dip in the sea believe me it is cold as its the Atlantic Ocean. I waded out to just above my knees then without warning I sank...More

1  Thank paulrob1961
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of the best beaches I've ever been to in my life. Very long and large. Not to crowded but it can be in some places. You can pay 10 euro and get two chairs and an umbrella spot. Tons of good places to eat...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large sandy beach with plenty of space even when busy. Local access by some steep steps from town. Great for sandcastles.

Thank tezpil
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can't get it wrong with beaches in Portugal and this one is amazing. Stunning view and clean beach.

Thank Mihaita I
Reviewed 1 week ago

amazing beach setting. Unusual caves have formed form the limestone cliffs. There are pleanty of nooks and crannies to explore - no need to take an expensive sea kayak or speedboat trip, just go down the stems. There is a wonderful cafe in a cliff...More

Thank baldeagleMelbourne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited over 16 beaches in the area and this one ranked right up there. We went to the no solo aqua beach club and it was amazing, ate dinner above on the boardwalk really terrific day and the views are outstanding

Thank trishyb258
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was ok clean and friendly staff although AI is not what you expect, you had to pay for ice creams for the kids, the drinks during the day was lager wine and soft drinks. You had to wait till 8pm to get your...More

Thank hukura
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to visit.Plenty going on, but not too loud or hetic.Lots of smashing places to eat and drink and not over priced.Gorgeous beach, about 6kms long, great for walking along.Lots to see and do in and about the area.

2  Thank John S
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25 July 2017|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes, there is a wonderful block known as Verandas da Rocha which is definitely within walking distance of the Centre of Praia da Rocha, has a great pool and brand new air conditioning. Look at Portugal Algarve Beach... More
25 July 2017|
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Response from 7034lithopolis | Reviewed this property |
Praia De Rocha which translates to Rocky Beach, is an area of Portimao. The beach is very nice sand. This area is within walking distance to the center of old Portimao but hotels & high-rise residences usually have shuttles... More
29 June 2017|
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Response from 1971kris1971 | Reviewed this property |
Yor car rental at Faro, pick up and drop off. cheap and friendly people to. say Hi from Kris Nijs ;)