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Address: | Litoral Sul, Maceio, State of Alagoas, Brazil
Phone Number:
8252352145
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Beautiful place and good structure

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 January 2017
srgodoy
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Sao Paulo, SP
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

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

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Thank Juliana S
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles 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 50 real (15 Euro) to rent. When we protested, we were fysically threatened by the... More 

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Thank Luiza B
Haslemere, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 waves are best for beginners, while later on in the day they increase in size.... More 

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Thank Andy N
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles 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 to 9 am. The see covers the rocks about 11 am.

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Thank Vinicius D
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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 can happens soon.

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Thank Frances R
Universal City, Texas
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46 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Tons of coconut trees line the coastline. Very beautiful beach to visit. Lunch was so delicious! Plus shops are near by for tourists.

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Thank Deborah Z
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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Stay to the left or right sides of the beach. The right is for the surfers and the left is for swimmers. Not the prettiest beach I've seen but makes for a good beach day

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Thank Maryannecatherine
Vancouver, Canada
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17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

I have been coming to this beach for 24 years when visit relations in Maceio. Always a fun place to take in some sun,sand,surf and enjoy.

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Thank Elcamino2013
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The best beach !!!! Very clean, good restaurants, family place, all the good thing you can think of it. Our favorite beach, near Maceio .

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Thank Eleone C

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