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Very relaxed, small seaside village with a safe, sandy beach

Clean sea, safe for families, sensible prices in all the beachside cafes, a very low key but... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
via mobile
first holidays in elba

a very charming location quiet - outside high season. lot to do like rent a boat, snorkeling... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Lucerne, Switzerland
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice surprise, unsuspected snorkelling spot, turquoise water, crystal clear with lots of sea life. Wonderful spot to spend the day!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Thais B
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

In a small gulf in the nord area of island you can find small and organized beach. The central part with sand and rentable umbrellas and tools, and a part free, 2x bar and one restaurant, to the right and mainly to the left big...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We went in mid July . The road is very difficult to reach with a lot of turns and very narrow . There are few parking places for cars and even motorbikes . We didn’t find an umbrella as everything was crowded . The water...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vasmintz
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Clean sea, safe for families, sensible prices in all the beachside cafes, a very low key but charming place in which to relax.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 2gillyh
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Althoug visiting the beach in June during the week (not high season and not weekends) it is completely full of people. The beach is extremely small. Not worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Alessio61
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This is a wonderful little local beach so don't expect all the sun beds and stuff just a real unspoilt beach as it should be with a couple of restaurants on the beach and parking which is probably a bit of a challenge in peak...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank debcox
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Hard to reach, immpossible to find a parking place, crowded beach, noisy...what else do you need to know :-/

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

a very charming location quiet - outside high season. lot to do like rent a boat, snorkeling, diving, canoe, etc

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank lum60
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This cape is one the most important for elban geology. Sitting on the beautiful and spectacular rocks (granite with giant minerals) and swimming in the cristalline water is priceless. Maybe busy during high season but surely worths.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Alex F
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

The biggest problem might be finding a parking spot, especially in high season. But it's worth the try. You can choose between a sandy beach and rocks. Snorkling is really great here. Be carefull entering the water, but once in the views underwater are beautifull....More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Jurrien K
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