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nice place

Nice beach well served with all you could need as drinks and food. Although some parts of the beach... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Rudolf F
sao paulo
Nice beach

A very nice beach, in a less populated village. When we arrived there were not so many people here... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Håkon U
Orkanger, Norway
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Maresias, Sao Sebastiao, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

Nice beach well served with all you could need as drinks and food. Although some parts of the beach were labelled dangerous for swimming.

Thank Rudolf F
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A very nice beach, in a less populated village. When we arrived there were not so many people here either. But when Easter started, it became a lot more people

Thank Håkon U
Reviewed 25 April 2018

this beach is great, not so crowded, beautiful beach to walk in peace and enjoy the wonderful scenery, loved it!

Thank Fadia S
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

This is the worse hotel that I’ve ever been. Totally overpriced for a poor service, basic and old rooms and really bad food. On top of that management doesn’t care about anything. We have waited more than one hour for some fried shrimps and fries....More

Thank Tal76poz
Reviewed 1 December 2017

The most talked about beach for the north coast of Sao Paulo. It's not my favourite, but it's the coolest place for the rich and famous.

1  Thank Roberto F
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is a place to go and spend the day at the beach and you can have a meal at a fine restaurant close to the road. There is the place where the world surf champion Gabriel Medina grown up and learned to surf, he...More

1  Thank Mario V
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

So on a day off from work this is the beach we visited. I took a hire car and left early. It was so good we went back again on another day off but with more colleagues. It was my first experience of a warm...More

Thank bbblz
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This beach is just amazing! Clean sand, warm water and great waves for surfing! They sell hamburgers and beers on the beach. Comforting with lots of lifeguards.

1  Thank Torstein S
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Beware of rip tides and strong waves. People drown here all the time. When pulled into the ocean by a rip time be sure NOT to swim back against the current, but instead to swim paralel to the beach in order to escape from the...More

1  Thank Cedar32
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Maresias is a very cozy place. The beach has a green clear water and the sea can vary from rough waves to a very good surfing condition. Sand is white, soft and clean and I also found the beach very good for kids. Two supermarkets...More

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