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Plage du Ponteil

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A beautiful Plage

We are from Australia. Great beach, check out the bull on the beach, nice sand, great for a day out... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael W
Brilliant beach

We've spent years visiting the small cove beach down by the boats in harbour but this year we spent... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
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3 weeks ago
“A beautiful Plage”
16 Apr 2017
“gorgeous beach for the family.”
Antibes, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are from Australia. Great beach, check out the bull on the beach, nice sand, great for a day out in summer. It's just next to the old town - you must go for a walk to see this beach - just next to the...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We've spent years visiting the small cove beach down by the boats in harbour but this year we spent every day at this beach. We much preferred it as the water is shallow and beautifully clear. I spent the week snorkelling and watching the fish...More

Thank Barnaclebear
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I decided to make Antibes my home base for a trip to the Riviera as they have two beaches rated among the top "handiplages" in France and Plage du Ponteil is one of them. I could not have made a better choice. This is the...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 16 April 2017

gorgeous beach for the family. Safe swimming for kids, clean sand for toddlers, drinks and toilets nearby.

Thank 928JohnF
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Gets the sun in the morning and late evening, this is a lovely place to swim or just paddle about. Volley ball pitch for locals adds an evening entertainment to this unspoilt paradise.

Thank 928JohnF
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We found this beach a lovely sandy unspoilt area with very calm waters protected from the usual breeze. The water stays shallow a long way out and is ideal for children. We visited in September and there is no lifeguard on duty, parking charges at...More

Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We spent a couple of days on this beach in late August 2016 as part of our visit to the south of France. The beach is very clean and well maintained. The water quality was excellent, very clean and clear and is watched over by...More

1  Thank matthewbatchelor
Reviewed 10 September 2016

the Plage is quite nice and clean ( in the morning) but overcrowded since there are not many alternatives near it´s ok

Thank marvinge
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Great view of the old city, sandy beach clear shallow water and very large swimming area- so ideal for safe swim, water activities and for kids! We did enjoy it

Thank Ugne M
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Our holiday this year was spent on two weeks in Antibes and we were several days at this nice beach just outside the old town. Clean water. Cafe at the beach. Showers.

Thank SveinTheTraveller
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