We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Arrifana Beach

Aljezur 8670, Portugal
Website
Save
Review Highlights
What fantastic views

We were on a lovely drive in this area and had fish and chips above the beach. The views out to sea... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sylvester W
via mobile
As close to perfection as you could ever get

We're staying in a cottage on the beach for 10 days & what a joy it is! Quiet without being too... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bobby101257
,
Menzingen, Switzerland
via mobile
Read all 516 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the cliff” (12 reviews)
LOCATION
Aljezur 8670, Portugal
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Reviews (516)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on a lovely drive in this area and had fish and chips above the beach. The views out to sea were amazing . Down below on the beach you can book surfing lessons with the professional. Please note that at peak times you...More

Thank Sylvester W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We're staying in a cottage on the beach for 10 days & what a joy it is! Quiet without being too remote, lively without being hectic. Just a perfect mix. Be prepared to stretch your legs a bit to get to & from the beach...More

Thank bobby101257
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrifana is a gem in Costa Vicentina. Wide, a lot of sand for the kids play and water has a beginning part for kids and forward to more adventures. Dispite the long walk down, and up on the way back, there is a golf car...More

1  Thank Pedro G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mainly for surfers, but there is some space for ordinary beach people too, cool waves, cool refreshing sea and awesome scenery.

Thank Stef K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place. 1-Easy to park the car. 2-A little walk to reach the sand because it is down the cliff BUT you can drive down to download family and stuff, and park the car up the cliff again. 3- Excellent restaurant 50m from the...More

Thank viatgesambcartabo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good waves, a lot of sand for the kids. Limited parking, so you'd better be early. Stay north for a hit or privacy.

Thank Rainer S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even if you don't have time to stay longer, go there and enjoy the view. If you want to get down to the beach, remember this is a steep way back, but it is worth it.

Thank Małgorzata B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Scenic beach bay surrounded by cliffs with a nice sandy beach break. Good tip if you are 2 or more is to first drive down and unload/load the car and then go park - otherwise you have a tough walk up/down with your stuff.

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a week in this area with the family and 2 teenagers. We enrolled in surf classes and had a really great time. The beach is perfect to learn: big, with different sized waves, reasonable water temperature (it was mid august) and a good...More

Thank Alberto L
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Too much surfing and too little swimming. Beautiful beach though. It looks far more impressive from the top of the cliffs.

Thank GoranWembley
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
O Paulo
741 reviews
.72 km away
Tasca d"Arrifana
196 reviews
.36 km away
Restaurante Oceano
79 reviews
.26 km away
Restaurante Praia Arrifana
110 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Praia Da Amoreira
357 reviews
6.61 km away
Monte Clerigo beach
287 reviews
5.21 km away
Castle of Aljezur
210 reviews
5.85 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Arrifana Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit