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Nice Sandy Beach Close the Southernmost Point of Sicily

Very convenient to get to by car. There are casual beach restaurants and beach chairs/umbrellas to... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Flyintl
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San Francisco, California
Most sandy of the local beaches

This is not a huge beach but it is a nice bay, clean sand, with clear waters. A small bar at one... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Chris B
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
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  • Terrible18%
20 Aug 2017
“Nice Sandy Beach Close the Southernmost Point of Sicily”
23 Jun 2017
“Most sandy of the local beaches”
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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Pros: - great location (but you can get it free of charge next to the lido) - the umbrellas are adequately distanced one from the other - there's no music from the lido - the staff is apologetic as they are aware of the poor...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Very convenient to get to by car. There are casual beach restaurants and beach chairs/umbrellas to rent. Has bathrooms and open showers to wash off the salt and sand. The beach is fairly shallow, so you can walk out in the ocean. It is southwest...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is not a huge beach but it is a nice bay, clean sand, with clear waters. A small bar at one end. Reasonably quiet and peaceful - great place to spend a few hours relaxing!

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Pros: - great location (but you can get it free of charge next to the lido) - the umbrellas are adequately distanced one from the other - there's no music from the lido - the staff is apologetic as they are aware of the poor...More

1  Thank anderIT
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Water and sand are so clear and white , there's a good restaurant on the left , where will be good to have lunch , the best dish is shrimps and squids on barbecue . Then wait until 6pm and the beach will become a...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2016

One of the best beaches in Europe, I've ever been. The yellow sand reminds me of the Carribbean beaches and the water is really clean. Contrary to what other person wrote: there are bins near the beach.

Thank Gio H
Reviewed 22 August 2014

My wife remembered this beach from her teenage years. It's easy enough to find once you know the trick (the access track is on a blind corner). There is pay parking but also free parking, although you are expected to 'tip' the attendent a couple...More

Thank GrandTour802714
Reviewed 21 July 2014

The free beach is rather small, with two lidos battling it out for space and the car parking is quite expensive at €3 per car. Also although the beach aapears relatively clean there are no facilities for rubbish or for smokers which is a shame....More

1  Thank GillyGeorgianaH
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Lovely sandy beach which is a blessing from uniquely formed rocks. The beach also has a type of mud/sand which when mixed with seawater it has therapeautic qualities for arthritis. In the summer it is not uncommon to see a lot of bathers covered completely...More

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