Beaches in Asturias with lifeguard in high season (daily or weekends only)

PenarrondaCastropol, Asturias

Panoramic view of the Penarronda beach in Asturias, Spain

You will find this beach under two names: Penarronda or Peñarronda, both referring to the river that flows here into the sea (the Peñarronda river) and the impressive pierced rock that you can see in the middle of the beach (with low tide, it’s in the water with high tide). The rock, as many others […]

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ArnaoCastropol, Asturias

Panoramic view of the Arnao beach in Castropol, Asturias

This Arnao beach is the one in Castropol, the most western municipality of Asturias. There is another Arnao beach in the municipality of Castrillón, right in the center, so it’s impossible to mistake one for another. This Arnao is rather far away from the villages of Figueras and Castropol but it’s considered a semi-urban beach […]

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San Juan de NievaCastrillón, Asturias

San Juan de Nieva beach in Asturias - panoramic view

This, again, is not a beach on its own, it’s actually “glued” to the beach of Salinas in Castrillón. Glued might not be the right word, they are actually the same big one called The Espartal, a 3 km long sandy beach like very few in Asturias. But since the Western one belongs to the […]

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La RibeiríaTapia de Casariego, Asturias

Panoramic view of the La Ribeiría beach in Tapia de Casariego, Asturias, Spain

La Ribeiría beach is located to the north of the Anguileiro beach, being the last one belonging to the Tapia de Casariego urban cove. Walk down the Francisco González Villamil street until you reach its end and there you will find La Ribeiría, right where the sculpture representing 2 surf boards is. This street links […]

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La FuradaTapia de Casariego, Asturias

Panoramic view of the La Furada beach

Located north of the El Murallón beach in Tapia de Casariego, you can reach La Furada by walking down Francisco González Villamil street, a street that links all the beaches located in the heart of this town. Let me remind you some details about these beaches. So it happens we have the beautiful town of […]

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AguilarMuros de Nalón, Asturias

Panoramic view of the Aguilar beach in Muros de Nalón, Asturias, Spain

Aguilar is a beach that comes with a legend and that is not something very common in Asturias. It’s also a beach that comes with a lot of amenities but let’s start with the legend first. The legend says that long time ago there was an enchanted fairy living in a cave inside the Castiello […]

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CuevaValdés, Asturias

Cueva or La Arena beach seen from above - panoramic view

This wide beach of pebbles and sand, where the River Esva (also known as Canero) flows into, is part of the West Coast Protected Landscape Area. It’s limited on its Western side by the impressive stretch of quartz that is the Busto Cape and it’s located right in the village of Cueva. People also call […]

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