We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Beautiful beach

This is a really beautiful beach and was quite deserted when we visited in early Sept. on a day... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
beautiful beach

Great beach with soft sand and clean water. It gets busy but the beach is long so you will find a... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Becky T
Read all 972 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gets busy” (2 reviews)
“great beach” (2 reviews)
“san vicente” (2 reviews)
O Grove, Spain
Write a Review
Reviews (972)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is a really beautiful beach and was quite deserted when we visited in early Sept. on a day when temps reached 38c. It was very clean and seems to be a couple of miles long with a rocky part at one end, which is...More

Thank Tallis
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great beach with soft sand and clean water. It gets busy but the beach is long so you will find a space.

Thank Becky T
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is a really lovely to beach to walk along. It gets busy in good weather, especially at weekends, but it feels a bit like it is part of a nature reserve as there are very few buildings on the sea front. Good surfing waves....More

Thank Trekbud
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Galicia is full of wonderful beaches and this is one of the best. Located in an isthmus you will be surprised by its geography. I love it with the low tide and enjoy a fantastic walk in its 2,5 km long white and thin sand....More

Thank Xose Manuel F
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The beach is big, the water is very clean but there is no shade. It gets very hot if you can't bring an umbrella etc. It can also get very busy but a huge parking lot takes care of that. Just come early if you...More

Thank MagElise
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Very long and wide beach. Excellent sand. Good parking facilities. Sea water is nice and cool (17-19 C).

Thank ManuelLores
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

One of the best beaches in Galicia. If you want to experience holiday a la espanola, well this is the beach to go. And don't forget La Toxa and O Grove or Cambados. Be prepared for rain in August though.

Thank Franz Josef W
Reviewed 7 August 2015

This beach was busy however the crowds were not unmanageable. There was sufficient parking, although the road leaving the car park was a tight squeeze. This beach has a range of amenities, toilets, snacks and ice creams,there are also lifeguards and a surf school. However...More

2  Thank graemee2014
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Everywhere along the path which runs through the dunes paralleling the beach was clean and well preserved. Bathrooms, bars, restaurants and loads of access points to the beach made it even more enjoyable! Take time to walk the whole length.

1  Thank s2smoss
Reviewed 13 June 2015

well i cycled to this playa, and what i was told was true, but then i cycled to another playas just a little further on, and wow, eat your heart out australia, beautiful area.

2  Thank mark d
Nearby Restaurants
A Illa
38 reviews
1.57 km away
A Illa
99 reviews
.88 km away
Pe Na Praia
41 reviews
.82 km away
A Raxeira
65 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Capilla de Nuestra Senora de La Lanzada
52 reviews
.17 km away
Pedras Negras
41 reviews
4.83 km away
Portosub Centro de Buceo
104 reviews
5.59 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Playa A Lanzada staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines