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I spent 3 nights on this unbelievably beautiful beach ,,, what a romantic place to stay, where... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
London, United Kingdom

Praia Jale is a very lovely beach with three simple but comfortable cottages (no hot water or fans... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
New York
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

I spent 3 nights on this unbelievably beautiful beach ,,, what a romantic place to stay, where sometimes we were the only 2 on the beach - it's large enough to get away from anyone else there and with only 3 bungalows never crowded! But...More

Thank rachelkemp
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Praia Jale is a very lovely beach with three simple but comfortable cottages (no hot water or fans, electricity in the evening). Good, simple meals provided. While difficult to reach its isolation is a romantic attraction. It's possible to get public transport to Porto Alegre...More

1  Thank Stilltraveling9
Reviewed 20 May 2018

when traveling south from the capital, you will pass by Praia Jale. definitely worth a stop. Lovely sandy beach.

Thank michael c
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Praia Jale is probably the most famous of all the turtle beaches in the south of the island. Thus it is a popular place to come at night between Sepetember and April to watch female turtles lay their eggs in the sand. For this one...More

1  Thank saronic
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The eco-lodge of the beach doesnt worth the trip, but the beach is nice to see and take some photos. There you can find a wannabe Restaurat (lady that makes and sell fresh grilled fish), but if you want to enjoy the culture and the...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The Jale "eco" lodge is luckily and lonely located on an unbelievable nice and clean beach in the end of the road around the island. In principle, the place would be ideal for an informal and outstanding eco resort. Water seems to be available, and...More

2  Thank Hendrik_M42
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This beach is long and spectacular. It is literally at the end of the road so doesn't see much action. There is an eco-resort at the beach but it didn't look much used when I was there. The waves are big and it's not a...More

Thank dmittleman
Reviewed 15 January 2017

It is a long fine sand beach. It is a bit rocky and exposed to the open ocean which makes it a bit unpleasant to bathe in due to the waves. It's neighbouring beach "Praia Piscina" is a must though and Jalé is great as...More

1  Thank Arlindo B
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This surely was a very beautiful beach, however everybody told us not to go into water because it was dangerous due to currents. Nevertheless, to walk around and take pictures, it was great. Luckily, we had a reservation on the Jale Ecolodge where we had...More

2  Thank SunnyW358
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The most beautiful beach i ever saw. Quiet Peacefull with a wild sea full of creatures. Golden sand blue sea and green trees what else.

Thank Jaqueline f
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