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Praia Foz do Arelho

Avenida do Mar, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
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Good beach

Really good and clean beach good for walking and super clean water. Good for windsurfing this place!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liz en Theo M
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Portugal
Watch the kitesurfers go for it

This is a fabulous active beach - swim in the inner lagoon (its safe), walk out to watch the... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Sheila f
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“great beach”(16 reviews)
“lagoon side”(4 reviews)
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Avenida do Mar, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
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"great beach"
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"safe swimming"
in 4 reviews
"lagoon side"
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"atlantic waves"
in 3 reviews
"kite surfers"
in 3 reviews
"low tide"
in 2 reviews
"parking spot"
in 2 reviews
"clean beach"
in 3 reviews
"lunch or dinner"
in 2 reviews
"nice sand"
in 2 reviews
"best of both worlds"
in 2 reviews
"clean water"
in 3 reviews
"hire car"
in 3 reviews
"silver coast"
in 3 reviews
"water sports"
in 2 reviews
"lots of parking"
in 3 reviews
"foz"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good and clean beach good for walking and super clean water. Good for windsurfing this place!

Thank Liz en Theo M
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is a fabulous active beach - swim in the inner lagoon (its safe), walk out to watch the Atlantic waves - and the fishermen. Drive down from the top - or walk along the boardwalk at the top - the view takes your breath...More

Thank Sheila f
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

For a bracing walk across the sands, with kite surfers on one side and the Atlantic crashing on the other, this is THE place. We enjoyed a cuppa in the café on the north side of the beach and then walked it off all along...More

Thank Becky K
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Although I prefer other beaches in the area. Foz do Arelho still has it's charms. During day and night in the summer their beach bars are quite nice and relaxing. During the day in the summer it can get a little too crowded, specially to...More

Thank 92Carlos92
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

The beach is simply stunning & the lagoon is great for kite boarding. The kite centre on the Northern side of the lagoon has good facilities & worth visiting even if you are not a kiter as the food is great . I'm from Australia...More

Thank matt90
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

I’m a big fan of the octopus and the rich chocolate desert. Service lovely and view terrific. Great for lunch or dinner.

Thank Penny C
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This is quite an unusual beach There are two sides, one gentle lagoon with calm water and lovely sand, the other side not far is the wild coast where sometimes you can watch the surfers and wild fishermen and sometimes there are kite surfers up...More

Thank normanHertfordshire
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Drove up through the hills which had been devastated by forest fires so this was like an oasis away from all the black and charred trees and hills. The promenade was lovely and clean and expansive. Drove right to the end and parked facing the...More

Thank Trebor5417
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

A smart beach area frequented by the surfing community. It has kept up its appearance even out of season and doesn’t have that tiered look that often comes when seaside season ends. Nice little cafes and beach bars dotted along the front and lots of...More

Thank Andrew B
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were told about this restaurant from our hosts at The Fig Boutique Suites and it was an amazing recommendation. The food, service and setting all excellent. I had an amazing tuna with lovely rose.

Thank Heather F
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