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Praia Sao Rafael

Urbanizacao de Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal
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Urbanizacao de Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thsi coved beach is amazing and not too busy. We enjoyed a lovely meal at the restaurant, the portions werevery generous.

Thank Trudy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

beautiful & clean unpopulated beach perfect for a picnic or a romântic walk. massive rocks perfect for photos

Thank Marc A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great beach near our apartment, easy access with steps down to the beach. Great sand, rock outcrops with some areas of shade for those who need it and a very handy bar/restaurant.

Thank sequoia2003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful beach with stunning rocky scenery. Nice little restaurant & bar with toilets available. Worth a visit if you're nearby

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We caught the open top bus from Falesia & decided to get off at the furthest point! So that turned out to be Salgados & we walked along the wooden walkway & then up the path & over the dunes & all I can say...More

Thank curlywurly123
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Beautiful beach, not too many people when we. were there in the morning. Nice place to sit and relax and listen ro the ocean.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing beach. I think one of the best from Algarve. The bar was a quite expensive and there are not many choices to get a cold one.

Thank Dobrea A
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful beach to go on.just beware its the Atlantic Ocean and can be very cold but lovely to swim in, if you are brave. There are kayaks, paddle boards to hire. 15 Euros for 2 sunbeds. We just bought a cheap brolly....More

1  Thank Kieran B
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Fab beach and really lovely restaurant. Toilets available. Sun loungers and umbrellas to hire. Beautiful setting.

Thank Ali P
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were staying the old town and wanted to visit, we walked to the marina about 25-30 minutes but a pleasant walk, we stopped at Sharkys Bar and had a bite to eat. We then realised that we would have to climb a rather large...More

Thank Leasa M
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Nati R
1 October 2017|
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Response from silvestre m | Reviewed this property |
There are few restaurants they can be expensive during peak season
11 August 2017|
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Response from ALBERTO T | Reviewed this property |
About a kilometer distance
24 April 2017|
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Response from NorthWestUK1 | Reviewed this property |
Have seen people being dropped off by taxi / tuk-tuk at the car park above the beach, but no taxi rank nearby as it's a pretty quiet suburban area of town.