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The great waves at this large, open beach make it popular for surfing and windsurfing.
As featured in 3 Days in Buzios
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Rua dos Buzios, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 28950-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

The beach is worth visiting because it is a big stretch of beach with waves. Though when we went it was freezing water and had little pieces of jelly fish! Not enough to sting, but gave a weird sensation. Don't rule it out, but there...More

Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 23 May 2018

A beautiful beach to walk on - clear, shallow water with clean, white sand. A long walk was the perfect end to my trip!

Thank DAConner17
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We liked it. There are a few waves but it's not dangerous and won't bother children either. I had a snorkel and I could see a bunch of fish. There are bars but are very expensive. I recommend going outside to eat, prices are much...More

Thank verotrip
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This beach is amazing! Not commercialised. Good facilities. Waves are great. If in the area you should visit this beach, stunning!

Thank MichelleODoherty
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This beach near Buzios center facilitates great beach (lounge) bars like Fish Bone. You can sit on the beach beds for free when you order a drink or food. Most bars are open till 18:00, soon after this time it will be dark there. You...More

Thank TravelDan71
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Big beach, enough for everyone to fit without touching each other's toes. Slope to get into the sea is very low, so its safe to go with children, dogs, etc... Surroundings very green and beautiful. Sand clean and beautiful color. Very recommended.

Thank vincenzo b
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Lovely place to spend a day. Choose a restaurant/bar and use their shade/seating/sunbeds (free for for customers) or rent beach chairs and umbrellas and just watch beach life unfold. We chose to base ourselves at Fish Bone (beach bar/restaurant)

Thank Sandy O
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This beach is really famous, but it’s not so beautiful, in fact, it’s ordinary. There are no restaurants once it’s a residence area, but there are some tents that sell some expensive food ( around R$ 120,00 per plate to 2 people). Also you have...More

Thank Sâmara H
Reviewed 12 January 2018

This is one of the biggest beaches in Buzios, so there's lots of room, and lots of beach-goers. No worries, though, find a kiosk at the back of the beach, shake hands with the owner, order up some chairs and, as long as you're eating...More

Thank G_Winar
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Despite its cold water, this beach has plenty of room for surfing (right and middle portions) and to take a calm dip (left portion). Try avoiding the beach clubs! Expensive and dirty sand.

Thank Sibelle B
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