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Lovely safe beach

Very clean beach and safe to swim. Good seawater pool at one end that stays full when tides out... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Lovely beach, but quite busy

We were looking for a beach today and we had lots to choose from. The first challenge of the day... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
James A
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great beach”(4 reviews)
“crepes”(3 reviews)
“st malo”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Very clean beach and safe to swim. Good seawater pool at one end that stays full when tides out. Lots of small cafes and restaurants overlooking the beach and within easy reach of the town amenities.

Thank AndyEight
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We were looking for a beach today and we had lots to choose from. The first challenge of the day was parking. The closest place we found to park was at Pointe Du Nick. We had a lovely walk past lots of beaches to reach...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Weather wasn't great on the morning we visited but nevertheless the beach was busy and we had a stroll. Beach was spotless. We went back later in the evening as there was a fireworks show at night which was fantastic. Best show we've seen!

Thank Salma K
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The main beach in Dinard, and absolutely worth a visit. Spotlessly clean, safe, shallow water and lifeguards in attendance. Has beach tents available, if you require them, toilets close at hand, and plenty of eating/drinking options close by. We spent eight consecutive days sunbathing here...More

2  Thank WelshmanAbergavenny
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We walked this as part of a walk along part of the GR34 from Plage du Prieure to Pointe de La Malouine. Lovely villas on the headlands and luxury hotels fronting the beach. Very big tidal range on the Plage de l'Ecluse so you may...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Just a great beach, we have just enjoyed having a Crepe and a drink on the beach wall in gorgeous sunshine

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Lovely beach and promenade, pretty big and not too busy in September. Great walks in both directions. Lots of places to eat and watch the surf. Nothing amazing, but definitely very nice. 3.5 stars

Thank MTRose
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Very good to go with your little one, clean sand, large beach, not too much people in November - but you have to catch a good day to walk, lovely view on Saint-Malo.

1  Thank _voicu001
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Passed by this little town on my road trip across west of france. The beach is very pretty especially since it was empty in autumn. There is a walk along the side of the beach along the rocks which is very nice

Thank Neko T
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Beware of drinks prices! If you head back off the beach a little, they become a little more reasonable.

Thank Joneseeee
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