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Lidos

There are several lidos scattered throughout the Madeira Island, which are hugely popular among locals and visitors. These complexes guarantee easy access to the sea, by means of stairs, and have supporting infrastructures, such as changing rooms, solariums, swimming pools, cafés or recreational spaces, as well as surveillance.

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Barreirinha

Description:
Blue Flag beach (with paid access, next to the São Tiago Fort, solarium and ac-cess to the sea by means of stairs, changing rooms, lockers, bar, parasols, deck-chairs, first aid station and lifeguard. Nearby parking lot).
  • Blue Flag Beach
  • Paid Access
  • Solarium
  • Shower Rooms
  • Sunshade/Deckchairs
  • First Aid Post
  • Lifeguarded Beach
  • Parking

Calhau de São Jorge

Description:
With free access, three pools, a restaurant, and a small freshwater pond. The north coast sea is rougher and therefore very attractive for surfers and body-boarders.
  • Free Access
  • Swimming Pool
  • Support Café/Bar
  • Surfing Beach

Caniçal

Description:
With paid access, two saltwater pools, one for adults and one for children, changing rooms, deckchairs, parasols, coffee service and direct access to the sea
  • Paid Access
  • Swimming Pool
  • Shower Rooms
  • Sunshade/Deckchairs
  • Support Café/Bar

Clube Naval do Seixal

Description:
With free access, a natural pool, solarium area with deckchairs, a bar and also a restaurant, showers and sanitary facilities. It is possible to rent kayaks and diving equipment.
  • Free Access
  • Swimming Pool
  • Solarium
  • Sunshade/Deckchairs
  • Support Café/Bar
  • Shower Rooms
  • Diving Centre

Foz da Ribeira do Faial

Description:
Blue Flag beach (with free access to a small pebble beach that forms a natural pool, with several leisure areas and supporting infrastructures, such as a play-ground with a sandy court suitable for football, handball and beach volleyball, multi-sports pavilion, saltwater pool and playground for children. It has a restaurant area, changing rooms, first aid station and a solarium. Accessible for people with reduced mobility).
  • Blue Flag Beach
  • Free Access
  • Rock
  • Swimming Pool
  • Support Café/Bar
  • Shower Rooms
  • First Aid Post
  • Accessible to people with reduced mobility

Lido

Description:
Blue Flag beach (with paid access, it has two saltwater pools, one for children with slides, several points of access to the sea by means of stairs, solarium, ca-fés, changing rooms, surveillance, as well as a nearby parking lot. Accessible for people with reduced mobility).

Opening time:
Monday to Sunday, from 8:30 am to 8:00 pm.
  • Blue Flag Beach
  • Paid Access
  • Swimming Pool
  • Solarium
  • Support Café/Bar
  • Shower Rooms
  • Lifeguarded Beach
  • Parking
  • Accessible to people with reduced mobility

Lido Galomar – Caniço de Baixo

Description:
Blue Flag beach (with paid access by elevator, a saltwater pool, access to the sea and to the diving centre “Manta Diving Centre”. It has a bar / restaurant, chil-dren’s pool, changing rooms, bathrooms, lifeguard service and first aid sta-tion).
  • Blue Flag Beach
  • Paid Access
  • Swimming Pool
  • Diving Centre
  • Support Café/Bar
  • Shower Rooms
  • Lifeguarded Beach
  • First Aid Post

Ponta Delgada

Description:
Blue Flag beach (paid access, with two saltwater pools, solarium, gardens, changing rooms, bar / terrace services, first aid station and security. It has parking lot. Accessible for people with reduced mobility.

Opening time:
10 am to 7 pm (summer).
  • Blue Flag Beach
  • Paid Access
  • Swimming Pool
  • Solarium
  • Shower Rooms
  • Support Café/Bar
  • First Aid Post
  • Lifeguarded Beach
  • Parking
  • Accessible to people with reduced mobility