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What a view, what a place, what a sea. Extremely recommended for nature lovers, you should never... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Scenic beach... although not playing violin as the name suggests

Really nice beach, probably a bit too crowded because the short walk to arrive there is quite easy... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Milan, Italy
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Scarlino, Italy
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Reviewed 11 August 2014

Super beach. Pro and also con is the limited number of visitors. Therefore you have to be early about 10 o clock. Long(1/2 hr) but very nice walk. You will be awarded with a "paradise beach". Make a walk climb to the left off the...More

4  Thank Oasi M
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Reviewed 21 August 2013 via mobile

We were very excited about going to Cala Violina, after hearing so many positive comments from locals. The beach itself is very picturesque, set in a small cove, with lovely views. However, it is incredibly overcrowded in August. After paying 6 Euros to park, we...More

7  Thank Cnonymous
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a view, what a place, what a sea. Extremely recommended for nature lovers, you should never miss it!

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

It is a nice spot, reached after a pleasant 20-25 minutes or so stroll through the woods. I was a bit surprised to see so many people on the beach in mid Sept to be honest. The water was lovely for a swim though, I...More

Thank angillo
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Really nice beach, probably a bit too crowded because the short walk to arrive there is quite easy (even though I would not suggest it with babies and strollers!). Here are a few suggestions to fully enjoy it: - Arrive at the parking early in...More

Thank Pece_77
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great anchorage both with sandy And algae bottom. Protected from all winds except northerly winds. Close to the marinas of Punta Ala and Scarlino. Clear clean water. Depth around 7 meters

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This “secret” beach can be reached by a path in the wood of about 1,5 km with some ups and downs, parking opens at 8.00 but don’t get there late otherwise once full you won’t be able to access. To be be avoided at weekend...More

1  Thank majolika_be
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Nice place, full of people, with an easy/non-easy way to get. When You walk with baby carriage it's not so easy and fast to get (but for sure more easy to get then Cala Civette...) It's worth to stay whole day on this white sand...More

Thank justynella
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Best beach along this stretch of coastline but a bit of a walk. Nice and quiet sandy beach and clear water. We parked in the free car park up the road and walked through the woods along the trail to the beach. Think it was...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

this is one of the hidden gems. it's really nice place, clear water, beautiful nature (yes please, take the rubbish with you when you leave), you need to pay just for parking. it's empty during the week, but I guess it's going to be more...More

Thank gerranek
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Don’t blink or you may miss the turn off to this gem. The parking lot is tucked behind a field and not visible from the road. The sign is tiny. Once you park, you walk about half a mile over a small hill to the...More

1  Thank skigal79
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

A few pointers... First of all it takes a 20 minute walk to get to the beach, we went there around 4 pm in the middle of October and it was still very crowded... The beach is quite small but the water is very nice...More

2  Thank petralian
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29 March 2018|
Response from Silviante | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kev, unfortunately the road is completely not paved, but quite uphill and full of stones and roots.And you have to walk for about 2 Km oneway. Consider also that you have to walk in the middle of a Pinewood to reach the... More
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