Albufeira, Algarve, Portugal

Praia da Coelha

This beautiful beach is located about 6 kilometers from the city of Albufeira and is known for its stunning rock formations and soft sand. Despite being a small beach, Praia da Coelha offers plenty of things to do and see. Whether you're looking to relax in the sun, explore hidden coves, or collect shells, you're sure to find something to suit your interests here.

One unique feature of Praia da Coelha is its designated area for nudists. While this may not be for everyone, it's nice to have the option for those who prefer a more natural experience.

The name Praia da Coelha, which translates to "beach of the female rabbit," is rather interesting, considering there are no actual rabbits that live on or near the beach. However, the name adds to the charm of this already beautiful location.

When visiting Praia da Coelha, you'll find amenities such as parking, bars, toilets, and loungers, making it a comfortable and convenient place to spend the day. And if you're looking to escape the crowds, there are plenty of hidden coves to discover and explore.

One of the best things about Praia da Coelha is the opportunity to collect shells. Whether you're a seasoned collector or just looking for a unique souvenir, you'll find plenty of shells to choose from on this beach.

Getting to Praia da Coelha is easy, with several transportation options available. If you have a rental car, you can park in the designated parking area near the beach. Additionally, there are bus services available from Albufeira that will drop you off near the beach. Taxis are also a convenient option, with several taxi companies operating in the area.

What to do at Praia da Coelha?


Praia da Coelha amenities include parking, toilet and loungers.


Best bars near Praia da Coelha include Castelo Beach Club, Scoobys Pool Bar, City Bar, W Lounge, Sports Bar Algale and Snack-Bar Coelha 2.


Best restaurants near Praia da Coelha include Restaurante Praia da Coelha, Restaurant & Bar Vista Mar, Castelo Beach Club, Olive Bistrô & Gastro Bar, Odessa Sushi Restaurant, The Brasserie, Market Kitchen, Evaristo and O Amigo.

Visitor Reviews

Visitor reviews highlight the beautiful sandy beach with plenty of space, impressive promenades, and nearby rock formations and caves for exploring. Visitors also enjoy the restaurants and shops within walking distance. However, parking can be difficult and the water may be chilly in June.

Where is Praia da Coelha?

Latitude: 37.073982 / Longitude: -8.293514

Praia da Coelha is located in Albufeira. The following map of Praia da Coelha shows the exact location.

Where to Stay near Praia da Coelha?

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