El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, El Cotillo
(4.8/5 based on 1,400+ reviews on the web)
The calm pools at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons make for great swimming or snorkeling, but be cautious as unexpected currents are common. Looking out across the water, you’ll see a lighthouse and, looking inland, a volcanic desert. This unique setting served as a movie set for a major production, “Exodus” by Ridley Scott. Although you’ll find one cafe, consider bringing a picnic or barbecue supplies. Its not uncommon to see clothing optional swimmers and sunbathers at this beach. Arrange your visit to El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons and discover more family-friendly attractions in El Cotillo using our El Cotillo itinerary maker.
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  • Very few people on this stunning beach in October. The sand is white and there is a large expanse of sand to the south. There is a great walk beyond the beach along the cliff top (but stay away from t...  more »
  • very relaxing although did have a shock when realised it was a nudist beach. Was fine but had to get used to seeing everyone's bits around. 
  • reviewed these beaches before. Nothing has changed. great sand, great rock pools, great lagoons. Naturists & Textile existing in harmony north of the village. limited facilities but there is a cafe an...  more »