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Very restful

A great beach for a contemplative stroll. I went at low tide and it was just beautiful. There are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Leo F
via mobile

My husband and I visited this beach with a Cruise outing. We were thoroughly amazed by the vast... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fay T
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great beach for a contemplative stroll. I went at low tide and it was just beautiful. There are cafes along the promenade although not open on the morning which was a shame.

Thank Leo F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited this beach with a Cruise outing. We were thoroughly amazed by the vast beauty here. We arrived in the early morning and it was low tide so the lava rocks and sea life were evident everywhere for walking through and...More

Thank Fay T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the day here in 26 degrees. Arrived around 12pm with only a handful of people on the long stretch of very clean beach. A few places to eat. Not busy until after 3 when the locals come but more than enough room for everyone...More

1  Thank mkb40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this beach! It is great, to go for a run along the promenade, or to walk along with friends, or just to stop for a drink and watch the sunset. I have seen some of the best sunsets ever from here!

2  Thank travelnickza
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Just short bus ride from city centre you can find long stretch of unspoilt beach, well catered for all tastes with several bars, restaurants, kiosks, kids pools, picnic areas, for a perfect day at the beach, which locals and tourists seem to know all too...More

Thank Yoliana2013
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Playa Samil is very lonj, enjoyable, hine sand. Long walk, lot of public pools for cildren, small tree places for shadow. All the amenities are for free, special places for brunch, lot of parking places. But just avoid weekends, spanish people deserve to relax too,...More

Thank cristinaned
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Playa Samir is easily accessible from Vigo city centre by public bus. It has a well maintained promenade (suitable for strollers/wheelchair) overlooking a clean beach. There is not much to see around the beach but it does boast very pretty views of Illas Cies. Well...More

Thank Silvermines1977
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and Big beach, i could never immagine something like these. In front of the pool there are kiosks, bar, pubs and free swimming pools with lifeguard. At the end of the beach, under a white building there’s the dog’s beach. You can go there...More

1  Thank Elisa C
Reviewed 24 August 2018

If you're going to be in the Vigo area for long make a point of visiting the beach for a day or two. Beautiful sunsets, great local restaurants.

Thank Thirst-Aid
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

.....really lovely sand, clean and a good mix of people. Lots of pools for kids to swim in, cafes (expensive though) and white sand with cold sea water! Recommend a picnic as expensive prices.

Thank Jessica G
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Response from DeborahClarkson | Reviewed this property |
The city bus company is called Vitrasa. There is a great bus service in Vigo. You can take one of the number 10 or 15 buses to Samil. It takes a while to get there. The nearest bus stop to the port is A Laxe or Praza... More