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It's a beach on a muddy river

Took a quick walk down to the beach and can't say we were impressed. No grass under the trees... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
blair114
,
langley
via mobile
Beautiful River Beach

This is a large expanse of sandy beach along the river close to the town of Carmelo, Uruguay. It is... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
TravellerRoy
,
Buenos Aires
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27 Nov 2017
“It's a beach on a muddy river”
27 Aug 2017
“Beautiful River Beach”
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Ruta 21, Carmelo 70100, Uruguay
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Took a quick walk down to the beach and can't say we were impressed. No grass under the trees before the beach and a fair bit of garbage strewn about. Sandy beach but the water isn't inviting as it's the brown water from the river

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a large expanse of sandy beach along the river close to the town of Carmelo, Uruguay. It is very popular with the locals in summertime and is a pleasant walk during the cooler winter months. There is a large park with family picnic...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2015

One doesn't go to Carmelo exactly to enjoy the city nor the beaches. The wineries are what attract tourists and surely are worthy the visit. But just driving by was good for a little change.

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Reviewed 24 March 2015

The place is a bit run down, but is very quiet and perfect if you want to enjoy some peace. We were staying at Narbona wine lodge, so the Balbeario was just a side trip on our way. We wouldn't travel especially to go there.

Thank Diana M
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