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Playa de la Ballota

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Fantastic

This is a very a secluded beach reached by a long, winding track from the main road near Ballota... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
AnneChester
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Chester, United Kingdom
Beautiful place to swim

Gorgeous water, secluded beach. Has a nudist area too. Only disadvantage is it's a long walk down a... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2015
snichadhla
,
Dublin, Ireland
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Jun 2016
“Fantastic”
29 Jul 2015
“Beautiful place to swim”
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33500, Llanes, Spain
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is a very a secluded beach reached by a long, winding track from the main road near Ballota. The air is full of the smell of eucalyptus on the way down. The beach is very pebbly with a bit of sand but it is...More

Thank AnneChester
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Gorgeous water, secluded beach. Has a nudist area too. Only disadvantage is it's a long walk down a steep dirt track to get there and a tough walk back up. You can drive down if you wish but it can be tricky on a busy...More

Thank snichadhla
Reviewed 2 February 2015

I'm 77 so the nudist bit is now a distant memory!! Playa Ballota is an exquisite location and the nudist bit is way over exaggerated! Only problem is that at certain times of tide and weather, there is a serious under tow in the water...More

Thank villanunca
Reviewed 25 June 2013

a picture book beach that according to the locals is used by those looking for an all over tan (probably at the far end). At high tide there is no sand but it is worth finding this beach and it is only a short walk...More

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