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They've got to try and keep it clean during the short winter!

It's a beautiful beach in the summer time, although vastly crowded for a couple of months, but the... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
maltese632017
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Torre dell’Orso

Nice beach, the water is a bit colder than the Tirrenic one. Not too much people in the last week... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
dssfnn
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Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

It's a beautiful beach in the summer time, although vastly crowded for a couple of months, but the powers that be tend to neglect it during the very short winter, so you come here in late February early March, it's a mess, oil and debris...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

I went there 3 weeks ago. There wasn't people at the beach because it was already autumn but the view from the beach was very nice.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aleksandar N
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

The beach of Torre dell'Orso is wonderful. The white sand and the crystal clear water surrounded by limestone cliffs - picturesque! - 5 points (at least). But!!! The garbage on the beach makes me sad. Garbage, plastic and cigarette stubs everywhere! How can people enjoy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Nice beach, the water is a bit colder than the Tirrenic one. Not too much people in the last week of September. Nice place to exploit the sea at its best.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dssfnn
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Have been coming to this small beach for nearly 22 years only because I have family here otherwise I would go somewhere else. The setting is beautiful, the water crystal clear. What spoils it, is having to deal with Lido L'Orsetta (I have to use...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I'm Italian and I had high expectations of this place. The sea is beautiful, the food is great... But avoid the beach here. Lots of self centered arrogant southern Italian coming here for holiday, they don't care of other people space on the beach, completely...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank AlessandraB2794
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful clean water and beach. The water isn't deep so it is recommended for all types of age.there are a lot of restaurants and bars where you can eat of have a drink

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Laura M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Every day a different price. Not honest at all ! Everybody is packed. We paid 40 euro, 25, 20. (Arriving at the same time).

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mike D
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The setting is beautiful... high cliffs surrounding the blue-green waters and silvery sand... wind breezes across the water... sigh. But the beach bars have taken over so much of the sand that the “free” part is super crowded, and huge jellyfish abound (we saw four...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank JillianG
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Even if there are a lot of people the beach is nice sea is beautiful and you can swim very far. No waves. No danger. But be carful if you are not a good swimmers you can rent a kayak.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Steyfani
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Amy A
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Response from dssfnn | Reviewed this property |
Hi Amy, we left a few days ago Torre dell’Orso. Inhabitants explained to us that they stay at beach until the first half of October but normally is a bit windy.
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Colejster
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Response from Giuseppe B | Reviewed this property |
you can park on the street. pay attention to the prohibitions
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