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Beautiful place. Clear and calm waters.

Beautiful beach, very calm. Cold water. On the right side of the beach it is calmer. On the left... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Branca2016
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
via mobile
Low season is better

As any beach in lakes region I recommend to at low season. It's not too busy and you can easily... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
Janaína T
,
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
via mobile
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The calm water at this beautiful horseshoe-shaped beach is ideal for swimming and water sports.
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Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach, very calm. Cold water. On the right side of the beach it is calmer. On the left side you can rent small pedall boats, eat and drink. Along the beach there are also places to eat and drink as well as rent chairs....More

Thank Branca2016
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Buzios for 5 days and saw various beaches which were well worth visiting. But as we were staying close to Ferradura we went there first. We arrived early in the morning (9.45 am) and as soon as we touched the sand we...More

Thank Cristian H
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Nice Beach, clean and calm water, ideal for swimming. No big waves, and the water can be cold sometimes. But better in every way than Geriba beach wich is overcrowded and with old chairs.

Thank Uwer U
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Potentially nice beach. Very long horseshoe, gently shelving fine sand with a couple of bars at one end and lots of quiet space. Spoilt by dirty water - had to wade through lots of plastic and other detritus to swim - unpleasant. May be lovely...More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 16 September 2017

A Nice beach in town with small restaurants at the left end and good for swimming. Be prepared for the cold water...

Thank Marcelo T
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Cold water and too much wind in the beach. I only enjoyed the stand up paddle, that was a good price for 2.

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

One of the nicest beaches i have been to. The water is calm and the sand inviting. The beach is in a horseshoe and never seems to be crowded like others in Buzios. There are many posada's and hotels around Ferradura. The Cliffside Villa is...More

Thank Joel A
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I really like Ferradura beach for its calm and blue waters. There are plenty of beach huts serving fresh and well prepared food and drinks. Try the passion fruit caipivodka! Unmissable! Don't rely on Uber since it rarely works around the city! The only option...More

Thank TaynaraSegurado
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I really like this beach, the ocean is calm and you can relax there. It's good for family as well since they can play on the water better than other places with heavier waves. The beach is really beautiful!

Thank Maria Letícia M
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

As any beach in lakes region I recommend to at low season. It's not too busy and you can easily find a place to stay in the sand.

Thank Janaína T
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