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Beatiful beaches

Lovely place to walk and dive. The beach is really beautiful and there are very diverse sea life... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Curitiba, PR
via mobile
A lovely day

We had a lovely day on this beach - there was a great vibe and lots of things to buy ... The sea... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Cape Town, South Africa
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  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
13 Oct 2017
“Beatiful beaches”
23 Jul 2017
“A lovely day”
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| Litoral Sul, Marechal Deodoro, State of Alagoas, Brazil
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to walk and dive. The beach is really beautiful and there are very diverse sea life. It depends a lot on the shore it has to be low so you can have better visibility when diving.

Thank rafaishi
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely day on this beach - there was a great vibe and lots of things to buy ... The sea was nice to swim in and the kids went on a fun speedboat ride ... I would recommend a day at this...More

Thank Heidi1982015
Reviewed 4 July 2017

It is a lovely beach, with blue ocean. There you have a lot of watter attactions, besides you may take a jangada to go to a sand bank where you may find a jangada bar to eat fresh fish and drink exotics drinks.

Thank Susana V
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This beach was crowded, and dirty too. BUT the ocean is great, good waves and great color. I wouldn't recommend this on a weekend, too crowded. Also, it is full of those beach restaurants, where prices are outrageous and food is average. Too many ambulant...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach with natural swimming pools and excelent bar structure. The providers offer a wide range os water attractions such as banana boat and stand-up paddle. A bit crowd during the weekend.

Thank srgodoy
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Praia do francês is really beautiful but awfully crowded! There are some beggars around, which makes people a bit uncomfortable

Thank Juliana S
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We (a couple) sat down at a kiosk/barraca and got 2 small chairs and a parasol. We drank a few coco and beer. We got no price list / menu. Then we should pay and go, we got a bill, where the two chairs cost...More

Thank Luiza B
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Frances beach is beautiful. If you're not sure whether to go, go. We visited twice, once during the week and again at the weekend. While the weekend was busier, it wasn't crowded. The surf here is good and is popular with the locals. Early morning...More

1  Thank andyn831
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic. If u want peace go left. On the right there are a lot of restaurants. Rent a chair and unbrela for BRL 15. Beers are cheaper on the seats, praws also. Ask the seat keeper. Arrive early to see the sea down, about 8...More

Thank Vinicius D
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I love this beach, but the number of people trying to sell all kinds of things and disturbing your peace, is a NO NO! I dont understand why the organizers cant see how this will just make people to not going there. Hope some change...More

Thank Frances R
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