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Spiaggia di Santa Maria del Focallo

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Fantastic sand beach

Great sand beach. Frequently there is wind, so be prepared that you cannot swim every day. Waves... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Just perfect

This is the place of my dreams. Miles of soft sand, shallow water and no neighbors. Sunny all day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Antonia B
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Frazione Santa Maria del Focallo | Santa Maria del Focallo, 97014, Ispica, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Great sand beach. Frequently there is wind, so be prepared that you cannot swim every day. Waves might be too high and wind might be too strong.

Thank the_towel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place of my dreams. Miles of soft sand, shallow water and no neighbors. Sunny all day long, clean and with sand dunes behind. I like that it isn’t in any top 5, 10 beaches. Hidden gem.

2  Thank Antonia B
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

The beach is huge, very clean, shallow water and only a few Italians. Quite lonely. Estimated 4 to 500 meters wide and several kilometers long. If there were still palm trees here, it could also be the Caribbean or Asia. Great.

1  Thank iha217
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful and clean beach. Perfect in June, up to middle of July and September. To crowded for my liking in last 2 weeks in July and August. See also idea for great swimming. Refreshments can be bought in the proximity and public showers are...More

1  Thank SaviourD66
Reviewed 12 September 2017

All along this coastline from Pozzalla to Santa Maria del Focallo are sand dunes and long sandy beaches. Easy access, some Lidos offering facilities (umbrellas, sun beds, toilets, cafe). The waves can be a bit wild when the wind gets up, making it more challenging...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Ispica may never become a huge destination - and we are glad for that. You can enjoy several km of beach without the typical traps of tourism. There are enough restaurants and bars for enjoying sea view dining. Pozzallo is a surprisingly good town that...More

Thank Roger F
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Almost noone around. Clean sand, fantastic views. There are some bars and barbecue zones around. If you are with kids and do not like crowded areas, it is a right place for you.

Thank neostar
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Where is everyone?! About 5k of beach with no one on. Squeaky yellow fine sand. Warm sea like a bath in June and so shallow we could walk about 300m and it only reached my waist!! Lovely

Thank clurejones
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Long and sandy, and lovely water to swim in. Still warm in October. Great for early morning sunrise walks. May be more busy in high summer, but so large I am sure you could always find a quiet spot!

1  Thank PennyOscarson
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Great beach for walking and running - I estimate 5 km long. Perfect for a sunrise run and then straight into the sea to cool down!

Thank SimplyFred
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