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Papagayo Beach

Off the main square, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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“quick swim” (2 reviews)
“pretty cove” (2 reviews)
Off the main square, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach itself has easy access from central area of town. The back drop of the mountains and lifts further along the coast is quite stunning.

Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favourite places in Nerja is the Balcon de Europa. Whenever we are in this area we visit the lovely mirador and have breakfast or a beer there. Later, my wife walks around the local shops which is not really my cup of...More

Thank RobertBovington
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a lovely beach with nice clear water for swimming. It is very attractive to look at from the Balcon, with the little white houses built into the rocks. There seemed to be plenty of sunbeds and parasols available to hire when we visited

Thank cassliv
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This little beach is next to the Balcon de Europa with a steep access down the cliffside. There are no facilities and no shade in the mornings so it gets very hot, but the sand is soft and the sea shallow. The area adjacent is...More

Thank Daisy52Chain
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This could be beautiful if the tumbledown, derelict restaurant was done up, the rubble removed and the railings repaired. The beach is tiny with a cute little house right by the waters edge, near some large rocks. Fishing boats sit on the sand and there...More

Thank Sue O
Reviewed 11 February 2017

we had a nice day at the beach, there were a lot of people. it was very hot, so bring some water and food

Thank yellowana
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Took a walk down to this beach as was just outside our hotel. The beach was a very short walk, however it was difficult getting down the hills as they were very steep. This was made more difficult by the loose rocks which could make...More

Thank Adelaide1978
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is a very pretty cove but it has not been looked after and the cafe spoils it as it was not open when we were there and looks dilapidated.

Thank gillnorthfarm
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Very clean beach. It was a beautifil day and we swam in thw warm clear sea. Only downside was walking down if you have mobility problems

Thank peterofware
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Nice beach but looses sun late in afternoon. No facilities. OK for a swim or short sunbathe. Close to town for a drink etc. Bit steep for elderly.

Thank IAN B
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Are the vagrants still camping on the beach with their dogs?
18 December 2015|
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Response from Kim H | Reviewed this property |
Only saw one man and his dog...sleeping...