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Best sand beach for kids

Difficult to park close to the beach but with nice sand and a great bar close to the beach. The... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
FrederikAgdrup
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Nice sandy beach

This is a nice sandy beach, a little bit crowded in high season but this is to be expected. You... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2017
quintnico
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Lyon, France
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Strada Provinciale Della Biodola | Località Biodola, 57037, Portoferraio, Elba Island, Italy
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Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

Simply beautiful. Good for families with children. You can find everything in this beach, toilets, restaurants, chairs with parasols.

4  Thank Monica E
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Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Nice place but hell of cars around, spent a day to find some parking (but on the road, not real one). All "offical" parking not available or already full at 10:00 in the morning. Beach ok for kids, sand and restorants near by.

1  Thank Milan Ć
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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Difficult to park close to the beach but with nice sand and a great bar close to the beach. The water is very shallow so it’s a good place for games in the water and good for small kids.

Thank FrederikAgdrup
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Rather busy beach 15 minutes from Portoferraio, must plan to arrive before 10AM otherwise the nearest parking available will be at least 1-2 km on foot. Lots of families with small children, but all rather friendly. The sea is just fantastic: the water is turquoise,...More

Thank Aurel P
Reviewed October 4, 2017

This is a nice sandy beach, a little bit crowded in high season but this is to be expected. You have bars and restaurants just nearby

Thank quintnico
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Really enjoyed the beach water. I usually don't get myself totally dunked, but this was so fun with warm water and great waves. No need to worry about rocky beach, or sharks! Water and beach was clean. Only tricky part was parking. The road is...More

Thank connois
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

We had a few days on Biodola beach as we loved it. We rented 2 sunbeds for €12 but said no to an umbrella as this costs an extra €6. You need to Get there early to find a parking space we arrived at 10am...More

Thank Katie3096
Reviewed August 13, 2017

We took a taxi from Portoferraio for just £20 one way. The beach was crowded but we were able to rent two chairs and an umbrella for 15 Euros and spent a lovely time in the warm water. The beach is shallow and goes out...More

Thank DrVrD
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

Real sandy beach, pretty long but the most is booked and equiped by hotels, rest is overcrowded very much, real head on head. No parking places and pricy bar.

1  Thank Milos S
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Biodola is a great beach.white sand and beautiful water.there are some nice hotels on the beach,restaurants and bars.vwry beautiful.

Thank paularedwine
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Nice place but hell of cars around, spent a day to find some parking (but on the road, not real one). All "offical" parking not available or already full at 10:00 in the morning. Beach ok for kids, sand and restorants near by.

1  Thank Milan Ć
Reviewed September 13, 2016

We were a small group of painters who with the help of our Italian speaking teacher found this place, and absolutely fell in love with the scenery, the food, the food and all. June is a peaceful month and not too hot.

1  Thank Satu S
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