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Address: Mozambique
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A stunning beach and very safe to swim with little in the way of rips or currents. A long walk from Tofo along the beach at low tide or a 15 min cab ride or even hire a quad bike... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2016
Drew M
Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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944 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

A stunning beach and very safe to swim with little in the way of rips or currents. A long walk from Tofo along the beach at low tide or a 15 min cab ride or even hire a quad bike and ride there.

Thank Drew M
San Francisco, California
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248 reviews
122 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Looking for a pristine beach without a crowd? Barra is your spot. There's hardly anyone ever there. It's probably one of the best kept secrets from the masses because this beach is simply beautiful. Pristine and spacious, Barra is everything you could ever ask for in a beach. The water is crystal clear and warm, and the surf is quite... More 

Thank Cecilia S
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125 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

It is easy to spend hours relaxing - reading and meditating - on this quiet beach. When we were visiting there were no more than 10 people on the beach, and a few well-kept dogs enjoying the beach.

Thank CoreneBloemfontein
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Great stay at Barefoot in Barra, loved walking to Chill Bar for drinks and food: take a torch for the night walk home.

Thank Martin G
Porto, Portugal
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

When we visited Barra beach it's mid week and we only encounter two people in the total lenght of Barra beach. It's a lovely beach, we have the company of crabs. It's a beautiful walk.

Thank PedroHora
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Situated very close to the sea one walks out of the hotel gate onto the beach with a short stroll down to the inviting warm sea water.Facilities are good with two lovely swimming pools, one in front of the hotel and the other situated next door at their pool bar.Rooms are comfortable and are available in the hotel and cottages... More 

Thank ursula L
Johannesburg, South Africa
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187 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015

We spent 10 days in Barra, one of the most beautiful places in the world, Safe warm waters, reefs you can dive on and Ocean Safaris . Lots of sellers on the beach that can become irritating but bear in mind that they have to make a living .Out of season it nice and quite, so plan your trip accordingly

1 Thank pietuys
Mossel Bay
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The best holiday ever......! You don't have to worry about anything bothering you,just to relax. Everything was unbelievable and don't forget the R&R drinks ;)

Thank CelestaK
London, United Kingdom
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167 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

The best beach in Tofo, and one of the best we saw in Mozambique. There are lots of restaurants and lodges running along the beach yet it is very quite and peaceful.

1 Thank rhonda p
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102 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

The beach is ok, I prefer the beach at Tofo. The problem with this area is thats theres too many students / guys that think they own the place. They have a bad attitude and treat the locals very badly. So we packed up and headed to Tofo beach - where the people are much more laid back and you... More 

1 Thank RemmertMalan

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