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Ponza Island

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Lovely Island, easy to get to from the Italian mainland.
Ponza Island, Italy
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We arrived at Ponza harbour, full of typical shops and always lively and crowded.  We soon reached Le Forna, with its wonderful view of Le Piscine Naturali and Palmarola Island. The stressful city life was soon left behind and easily forgotten. The sea was incredibly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank Paola G
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

We went to Ponza to a big italian/norwegian wedding and had 5 wonderful days on this amazing island. Everything is beautiful on Ponza; the harbour, the houses, the athmosphere, the nature, the food AND the people. We stayed at Grand Hotel and the staff was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kjell N
Reviewed September 14, 2018

to be honest its a beautiful island but I found it boring ,not much to do so really resarch it before you go,I think you would be happier somewhere like the Salento for sure

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

The food is average and overpriced at most places. The island is stark white, wind swept, and barren. There is no natural water source on the island. Water is delivered every other day or so, we watched the delivery last night and the method is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful little island close to Rome. Water is clean and buoyant. If you want rest and relaxation in a beautiful setting, this is your place!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning. Beautiful sheer cliffs. Amazing contrasts in colors of the landscape. It takes your breath away.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

I've visited many if not most accessible islands in Italy. The visit to Ponza is a very memorable one. We rented a house in La Forna close to the Piscine Naturale which was our base for the week. We travelled with five teenage kids; 21,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pesesto
Reviewed July 12, 2018

We visited the island of Ponza at the beginning of July, with the intent of spending a week there. The reviews I read were amazing, hence booking the trip. However, after arriving the reality was somewhat different. I have never experienced such blatant hostility, brought...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jphansen81
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Ponza is a small little town on a little island. When arriving, your presented with a gorgeous shoreline with the towns colorful building. Simply beautiful!!! Keep in mind the town is very small. Other than the little shops there really isn't much to do; a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank David M
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Ponza is the perfect place to getaway from Rome for the weekend. Trains leave from Termini to Formia regularly and then you can catch the boat from Formia to Ponza. It’s not a huge island, but beautiful. The houses have a distinct design and the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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June 6, 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Via del Porto
February 11, 2017|
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Response from miriam19572015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi check the itinerary on the internet, normally is one ferry at 8 am and at 6 pm from Monday to Thursday and then is an extra one at 12 pm for the weekend, make sure you get there at least 2 h b4 the ferry leave, But from... More
January 31, 2017|
Response from Tich52 | Reviewed this property |
Buongiorno, in auto l'imbarco per l'isola di Ponza più conveniente è dal porto di Formia - sito laziomar a piedi conviene da Anzio - sito vetor Saluti
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