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Tarifa, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful beaches in Andalusia and maybe in Spain. Go there at sunset, when the sun goes down the dune and the sand glows.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank maybeimout
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just be careful when you drive from Tarifa, the road is a bit dangerous. You will need to pay for the car park but is fine. Amazing wild beach with awesome restaurants, clean water. If you are in Tarifa, GO

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank luiscanuto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent wonderful hours laying on this beach on a Sunday.not crowded.dunes and old Roman ruins in the background. waves, high peaks, not Sun. super, don't miss it!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pianauro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It goes on for miles! And is backed by Roman ruins. Well worth a visit. And as an EU citizen it was free to enter!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JeremyKnott
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The wind from the Atlantic blows strong and sure, particularly as it 'necks' through the narrow gap between Spain and Morocco where Tarifa is situated. You will see no less than 100 plus kitesurfers on the water carving it up. They come from all over...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I have to say I much prefer the Atlantic beaches compared to the Mediterranean ones in this part of Spain. They feel more spacious and although the water is cooler the beaches are generally cleaner. The great thing about this beach is that there is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We stated in Tarifa but on recommendation decided to cycle to this beach and it is glorious. I wouldn’t recommend the cycle as it is very hilly once you leave the main road but it is spectacular

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Bassetsam
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

What a beach, sand and water to die for! We walked to the far end due to the wind and climbed up the dune great view I would go back here swimming in the sea was just unreal clear, waves and cooling!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Clive1508
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Beautiful and quiet beach, loved it! If you are looking for a beach that is not crowded but peaceful and stunning, this is definitely one! And nice waves!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 93arekw
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Visiting Bolonia in the old days (30 ys. ago), one could find wild horses and even a wild bull in this beach. Nowadays, the beach can get quite crowded with difficulty accesing the town due to heavy traffic.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stefan W
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Response from FAS1969 | Reviewed this property |
No, this is all nature.
12 August 2017|
Response from Jelenastan | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 small ones
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Response from johngranlund | Reviewed this property |
I used to windsurf there many years ago, It's almost always windy, with strong currents. I wouldn't recommend snorkeling, Maybe bringing a good beach tent with stakes would be better, This is a wild coast, known for... More