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Unspoilt gem

Whilst there has been some low level non-apartment development behind this fishing village, the... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2014
AustinAlford
,
St Peter Port
Nice Beach

Inside the small village of Salema you will find this very nice beach a variety of beach bars were... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2014
Maria L
,
Cascais, Portugal
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Vila do Bispo, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

Whilst there has been some low level non-apartment development behind this fishing village, the village itself is excellently unspoilt, as is its relatively exclusive uncrowded beach. It has almost on beach parking for a limited number of cars and further parking nearby. There are a...More

1  Thank AustinAlford
Reviewed 13 February 2014

Inside the small village of Salema you will find this very nice beach a variety of beach bars were you can eat during the day. There is a parking area near by.

1  Thank Maria L
Reviewed 11 February 2014

Too many flats and house that give Salema an overcrowded image.but the village has good ambiance and nice and cosy bars. But prices have rusen the last two years despite of the crisis.

1  Thank GerritJan H
Reviewed 19 January 2014

Very little new development beautiful beach and great character . This end of the Algarve offers far better value than the Villamoura overbuilt and overpriced Eastern section closest to the airport along with a few very good golf courses

Thank Riccch
Reviewed 19 September 2013

This little town was our roll of the dice in our 2 week vacation throughout Portugal. We were using public transportation to get there from Lisbon, which was quite a comfortable ride on the express buses. At one point we weren't sure we had made...More

1  Thank Becky L
Reviewed 9 September 2013

In a way I am reluctant to tell you how special this place is. It is a lot quieter than the other beaches nearer the airport and people come back year after year for the peace quiet and lovely restaurants and snack bars.

Thank zipperboy
Reviewed 8 August 2013

A briliant resaurant first class meal and very good service.I had prawns as a starter then a big rack of spare ribs, very tasty!!

Thank BrightSpark_13
Reviewed 23 June 2013

Wind was howling both days. So much so that we could not walk the beach one day. Very picturesque but whole town can be seen in 30 minutes. Restaurant people not the friendliest. Food was good

Thank travlr090
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Salema has a fantastic beach, perfect for relaxing and swimming. There are lots of bars and restaurants close by.

1  Thank Ted L
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allynbGoole
8 January 2017|
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Response from twin411 | Reviewed this property |
yes, salema village is at the bottom of the hill, the hill is steep, i walked it and did not find it a problem. salema is a lovely village with great food and the beach is lovely! enjoy
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Michael P
12 September 2016|
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Response from Daisy21Duke | Reviewed this property |
Roughly 30 miles I'd say but you can probably get a more accurate distance on google.
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