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Address: Castellammare del Golfo, Sicily, Italy

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Long sandy beach near the town and the harbor

This is a very good and long sandy beach, relatively uncrowded, at a walking distance from the harbor. The water is clean and clear and usually calm. There are some stone terraces... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2016
marcopolo111
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Cleveland, Oh
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Cleveland, Oh
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Reviewed October 30, 2016

This is a very good and long sandy beach, relatively uncrowded, at a walking distance from the harbor. The water is clean and clear and usually calm. There are some stone terraces on the water. Better than most in the area.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Long sandy and clean beach. There are a lot of sunbeds to rent but also some free sand if you prefer not to spend money. There are a lot of restaurants to have lunch. You have to pay the parking in the summer.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

It is more stone beach with slippery stones under the water. We stopped by on our way to Palermo because it is listed on internet. There are better beaches for swimming in Sicily. I do not recommend this beach after sunset. There are a lot of flies.

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Thank Boris B
Broxbourne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

A lovely sandy beach with clear waters. A couple of small cafés/bars are at the back of the beach for refreshment, which even stayed open for a couple of mad English people in the rain.

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ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Very dirty beach, you need to pay for a car park around to stay smelly beach with pieces of broken glass and cigarettes, rubbish.

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Thank MartaMichal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Beach is quite clean, very big and not crowded (mid September). It's located 15-20 minutes walking distance from Castellamare centre.

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Brugge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016

our daughter loves t swim. so we visited this beach, after a day strolling the streets of Castellamare Del Golfo. We were not waawed by this beach. we have seen nicer ones. But it fitted the purpose: quick dive in the cool water.

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Thank Salima K
New York City, New York
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Reviewed August 17, 2016

There's much to say about the beach. One of the best beaches I have seen. There are many restaurants that offer Sicilian specialties.

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Thank Rosalie D
England
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

The beach is very long and beautiful. There are many lidos where you can hire umbrellas and sunbeds. There is also plenty of space if you want to bring your own umbrella and towel. The water was clear and warm. When we visited this beach, it was wavy so it was very fun. The beach is a mixture of fine... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice sandy beach with availabilty of lunch, snacks and gelato! You can rent lounges and an umbrella or use the open area of the beach and being your own gear.

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