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What's all the fuss about?

Been there twice. Once in December and once in May. Place looks deserted and sad. Smells with cats... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Igor S
Ochota, Warszawa, Poland
via mobile
Excelent holiday

Chianalea di Scilla is one of the most beautiful Italian's Fishermans Borgos. You will find... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Dana S
Bucharest, Romania
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via annunziata 11 Scilla, 89058 Scilla, Italy
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Been there twice. Once in December and once in May. Place looks deserted and sad. Smells with cats urine. Restaurants either closed or open only late e evening. Motorcyclist and cars all around - dangerous for young kids. Not much to do.

Thank Igor S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Chianalea di Scilla is one of the most beautiful Italian's Fishermans Borgos. You will find excelent restaurants and bars with a great view over the sea and over the town. We have visited at the end April 2016 and we had sunny days. Is an...More

3  Thank Dana S
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Beautiful small Borgo of this Small Italian Village right in front of Sicily. The small street is only for pedestrian and is well maintained, many family leave in this neighborhood, between many b&b and seafood restaurant. Its definitely a fishing village, with many small boat...More

1  Thank Paolarosaci
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Lovely narrow streets, charming restaurants, the sound of the sea, a prominent castle, a harbour, local speciality foods (swordfish), warm evenings evenings even in October...... For many years I have regarded my beloved Italy as the most beautiful country in the world and Chianalea is...More

4  Thank Phil S
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Incredible locale! A fantastic jewel to discover while visiting Reggio Calabria. We arrived a couple hours before sunset and took in the the views from the cliffs and a walking tour of the beautiful. A must see site when visiting Reggio Calabria.

1  Thank Jack C
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Beautiful, a perfect place for a day trip.Especially recommended at night with all the lovely restaurants.

Thank mmmmefkaaa
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Down at the coastline of Scilla you have narrow lovely streets by the side of the water. There is prominence with the harbour and castle; and then a beach with the usual attractions. Lovely little town. And the views from Chianalea are wonderful looking over...More

1  Thank Colin W
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Small and even smaller streets. In this romantic city center you can easily browse hour. It is best to arrive in the evening after dark, when the lights instead. Rather night do not go to dark small streets to the sea, frighten cockroaches and cockroaches...More

1  Thank ThomashPrague
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Lovely historical citadel at the end of Italian peninsula. Before discovering the beauty of Sicily, stop here and enjoy some days.

Thank GlocalRoman
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The church is located just behind the castle and is open at no cost. If you are visiting the castle, you might as well take in the church as well. It is pretty inside with a more modern painting of Jesus and a mosiac of...More

1  Thank Dave S
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Nells B
4 November 2016|
Response from MichaelL39 |
I was there May 2014 and the weather was wonderful, a little chilly at night but absolutely lovely with plenty of sunshine during the day
29 October 2016|
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Response from Andrea B | Reviewed this property |
Non so di tour organizzati, ma l'Ufficio turismo dovrebbe poterdare tutte le informazioni. Tropea é stupenda e merita di essere visitata. a 8 km da Tropea c'é Capo Vaticano con spiagge e mare fantastici dove il miglior... More
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