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“nature reserve”(39 reviews)
“board walk”(13 reviews)
“great beach”(22 reviews)
Salgados, Gale, Albufeira, Portugal
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All reviews nature reserve board walk great beach sand dunes beach bar wooden walkway long beach clean sand quiet beach life guards sun loungers clear water lots of space high season nice walk water sports beach front
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

fantastic sandy beach,with tidal inlet to nature reserve,plenty of car parking,top restaurant and beach bar,toilets,showers board walks and sunlougers with grass umbrellas

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

My partner decided that I needed a break from the stress of my work situation and my studies so we are in Portugal for a long weekend. I do love this part of the Portuguese coast and Albufeira. This has been a short, forced break...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Phill N
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Our 3 rd visit to this beautiful piece of paradise , it is best here to watch the sun set , it’s quite amazing , lovely , clean golden sands , relax and enjoy

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Loulou4u2323
Reviewed 18 October 2018

The beach here goes on for miles. It is very clean and unspoiled with only the occasional cafe and toilets. Would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Karen_5410
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Great beach! Not crowded at least during the beginning of October. Still wan enough to get a tan but not a heat stroke. You can rent the beds and umbrella. Plus get drinks from the bar and relax on the beach and enjoy a cold...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I loved Salgados beach, our hotel was close so not too far to walk but it was not too busy, the sea was amazing, great waves so a bit choppy for my 7 year old but my 10 year old loved it! Highly recommend

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ruthiesowray
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We visited as a family of 6 on Tuesday 18th September and were ALL gutted we hadn’t eaten here before as it was our last night. Each and everyone of us enjoyed our starters and our mains. We did have a 7 month old baby...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CKisbo
Reviewed 24 September 2018

This is a lovely beach which is clean and not crowded, used mainly by local Portugese. Backed by a natural reserve with lots of birds it is a pleasure to visit in the morning for a walk. Highly recommend

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ba1751
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Very sandy beach, parking close to beach,no climbing. Clear water, no seaweed. Lovely shallow water inlet left after the tide goes out, our 3 year old loved it. Great bar & restaurant at entry to beach. Good food. Some water sports available. Returned here a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Emmagloucestershire
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Hot, clean and quiet ocean water. There's a water inlet were small children can play. Clean sand. Good support bar.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rodrigo O
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17 June 2018|
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Response from lroberts8787 | Reviewed this property |
i stayed in October and the area was extremely quiet. no shops just 2 supermarkets . several cafe/ restaurants. we walked to armecoa de pera along beach , took over an hour Doubt u could walk into Albufeira itself... More
3 March 2018|
Response from 293neilk | Reviewed this property |
some most certainly will be open,not all but I would say most. Hope this helps from Neil
20 January 2017|
Response from OriginalRobyn | Reviewed this property |
We tend to visit first thing in the morning or when the sun is setting, we have seen many types of birds including flamingos and Storks