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awesome beach!

probably the best and most beautiful beach on the island! Nevertheless, only accessible via a dirt... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Fotios K
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Washington D.C., United States
Water as blue as a pool

We cycled to Cala Rossa from Favignana city centre. The colour of the sea is absolutely... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ara Y
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Reviewed 2 days ago

probably the best and most beautiful beach on the island! Nevertheless, only accessible via a dirt road.

Thank Fotios K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We cycled to Cala Rossa from Favignana city centre. The colour of the sea is absolutely breathtaking. You need to wear sandals/shoes to edge of sea as it’s quite sharp stone. No restaurants but there is little kiosk with basics. If wind is blowing form...More

Thank Ara Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is stunning and definitely worth of visit! But if you wanna lie on the beach and swim, I recommend to go for another beach (for example Cala Azzurra).

Thank jkrejcir
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

This bay is great, either you visit it from the ground or on a boat. Turquoise waters, and a unique landscape of rocks in any shape make it unique and a place to visit. Take your comfortable shoes to go down the cliff and something...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed June 2, 2018

The place is fantastic, probably the best spot in Favignana. The water is crystal clear. The only problem (that is not a problem for the Cala itself) is to enjoy it if, as us, you have small kids. There is not a real spot where...More

Thank paolovbossi
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

We stayed near Cala Rossa and enjoyed the beautiful view every day. Very clear water in beautiful blue hues.

Thank DavidD-Portland
Reviewed May 9, 2018

The Cala Rossa is something of a dreamy place... paradise water, calm... But it's rocky everywhere and there is nowhere to put your towel correctly. No sandbeach at all, and there are slopes everywhere, and beware of cutting your feet on the rocks!

Thank pametnic0
Reviewed October 14, 2017

We took our scouter over to this lovely little bay. The protected turquoise waters looked perfect for a swim. Unfortunately, we didn't have our bathing suits. Lots of boats, big and small were moored there to enjoy the beautiful vista from the water.

1  Thank Gillian O
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Cala Rossa is one of the best sea-places I have ever seen. Cristal clear water, perfect for diving and snorkeling, not so windy, bright colours everywhere. It really looks like a postcard! The only thing is that there's no beach there, just sharp rocks and...More

1  Thank Luci_Onvacation
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

We are in love with The beach. It is beautiful, astonishing. The water is so clear. Great place. Worth seeing.

1  Thank Natalia P
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