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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
La Caletta, Siniscola, Province of Nuoro, Sardinia

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Angela474...
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
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“Excellent Location”
Reviewed 26 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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We arrived at the apartment, found to be clean and tidy.It's situation is perfect with a supermarket, bread shop and numerous bars and restaurants within easy walking distance. The holiday season had not started (mid May) and the easily reached beach was virtually deserted. This did not detract from the overall pleasure of the very Sardinian holiday town. People were very pleasant and friendly towards two non-Italian speaking Brits!

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Liked best: The locality
Liked least: Nothing
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Shivyb
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“Relaxing holiday in a great location in the sun”
Reviewed 24 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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The location of the apartment is excellent. It is very close to the local bars and restaurants. There is also a beach 3 minutes walk away. It is a beautiful beach which is very relaxing and quiet. The apartment itself is very clean and comfortable. I would defiantly recommended this apartment to any of my friends. It is excellent value for money and the owner is very friendly and welcoming.

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679Diane
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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“Amazing Amazing.”
Reviewed 15 October 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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Amazing Amazing, We had a fantastic holiday thanks to the location and facilities of the apartment in La Caletta. Plenty of bars and good seafood restaurants especially Locanda's.
Car recommended just to have access to the wonderful coastal area and internal aspects of Sardinia. Accommodation was perfect, authentic and good value for money. Marco was very helpful with welcome texts, information and providing assistance when needed.

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Liked best: All of it
Liked least: There wasn't anything not to like
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Debbie R
Binfield, United Kingdom
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“Hidden Gem”
Reviewed 13 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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Our first impression was that it looked a bit scruffy. But you realise this is what an unspoilt typically small Sardinian town is like. Hardly any Brits but you do need an Italian phrase book with you as they do not speak any English. It was very refreshing and made a lovely change to see a town untouched by commercialism.

Had a few teething problems with the apartment to start but they were soon overcome. But value for money it is definitely 10 out of 10.
The apartment was very clean and comfortable.
The owner even though she didn't speak any English was very welcoming and helpful. Language barrier was overcome with the help of her friends....

But what a location!!!.....right in the centre of town, but tucked away to not be in the midst of it all. It's just a minute walk away from the shops, restaurants and bars.
And a 3 minute walk way from the lovely sandy beach.....
The town comes into its own at night and has a great atmosphere with all the market traders setting them selves up along the closed off streets at night. (This is seasonal though.)
If you like nougat you must try some from the stalls!! there are some great fish restaurants and the prices were very reasonable.The Gelato shops are to die for, didn't manage to try them all as they had so many choices....

It is only a 40 minute drive from the airport, but if you got a taxi you would not need a car once you were in la Caletta as everything is on your door step.

I would definitely come again. It's a great place to take a good book, watch the world go by and relax.

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Liked best: Location
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18 Sep 2013
Thank you so much for coming to la Caletta and for the lovely review.

Marco
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Victoria...
London
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“The perfect base to do Sardinia on a shoestring”
Reviewed 8 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013
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Sardinia is renowned for being a playground for the rich and famous. But if you stay at this charming apartment in La Caletta, you can experience the lifestyle, without the price tag.

I flew with two friends on EasyJet from London Gatwick to Olbia – comfortably under £100 each. Then we hired a car, just £300 for the week, so £100 each if there's three of you (top tip: don’t forget your licence and if you're the one driving, you need to pay using your credit card).

After just a 20-minute drive from the airport, we arrived at the apartment.

First impression: really pretty, with a beautiful garden and mature fig trees. There’s also a gated driveway for your hire car (although speaking to the friendly locals, it’s the sort of place where everyone leaves their homes unlocked as it’s so safe – not that I’m recommending that as a Londoner!)

Second and third impression: this is what peace tastes like.

Tranquility is sitting outside on the balcony in a blissful 27 degrees (it seems like there's always a lovely cool breeze here), eating amazing local cheese, ham, fruit, vegetables and bread bought from the supermarket, just a five-minute walk away. (The local blue cheese and the local yellow tomatoes, and the red and black ones, are to die for!)

I also highly recommend the local Sardinian wine, local Prosecco and the local beer called Ichnusa. The perfect accompaniment to sunshine.

The apartment is less than two minutes’ walk to the idyllic white sand beach (I timed it!). It's also within a five minute walk to a post office, bar and cafés - forget coffee chains in the UK, cappuccinos and espressos here are something else. Try La Torre restaurant, just seven minutes’ walk away. The pizza is amazing and the sea bass divine.

You can also buy food from the supermarket and cook in the flat, if you can be bothered. The stove is gas and boils water super quickly – something to do with the altitude apparently.

I loved the fact that, despite the heat, the apartment stays deliciously cool. With the shutters closed in the bedroom, it’s also blissfully dark even at the brightest point of the day, so I had some of my best nights’ sleep ever.

We went in June and, for just £105 each for a week’s stay, it’s great value for a great retreat from it all. If you’re up for relaxation, you may find it enough to stay at the apartment and walk around the resort town.

As I mentioned, though, this is a perfect base to discover billionaire’s Sardinia.

Just a thirty minutes’ drive away is celebrity hangout, Costa Smeralda – the Emerald Coast. Think yachts, private jets, golf clubs, upscale hotels, shopping and beautiful people living la dolce vita.

We headed there, hit the exclusive shopping malls (and, er, no didn't buy any Prada or Gucci), then headed to the white sand beach and sat in a café drinking Prosecco – suddenly more like £10 a glass (compared to £3 where the apartment is) drinking up the high life. There’s also an art gallery, which was showing Andy Warhol during our stay, and lots of nightlife.

As well as the Emerald Coast, you’re also close to Orosei. We hired a dingy, discovered our own secluded beach, snorkeled and saw a stingray and some pretty fishes. Stunning!

You can also go diving nearby as one of our friends did and explore a ship wrecked in World War Two. She said the visibility of the water is unbelievable.

Go to Sardinia and you’ll immediately understand why the rich and famous want to hang out there. Staying at this charming apartment, you can experience the dream without the nightmare price tag.

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Liked best: My first time in Sardinia; so incredibly beautiful
Liked least: Leaving to go back to London
Travelling group: Friends
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Liked best: Location,access to the beach, fresh food and having choice between cooking and going out.
Liked least: Having to come home!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Reviewed 28 June 2013 for a stay in July 2012
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Liked best: The beautifull beach is around the corner.
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