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Isola Polvese

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Fantastic place to spend the day - with or without the kids

If you want to run away from camping sites by the lake or the crowds in Castiglione, just take the... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Beautiful island and it is doggy friendly

It's a quick 10 min boat ride from S Feliciano. Dogs are allowed on a lead and need to wear a... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
Andres G
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We have been today In Villa popvese with 8persons. It is a beautiful location with great food and affordable prices! Eating good in Italy is normal but this place is more than good. The fish was extremely fresh and the starters were really big and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Katharina L
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Went to isola Polvese with high expectations.. the boat ride was lovely. However, when we reached the island with a young family there was little information. There were two restaurants/ cafes. One looked high end but had little life around it and the other was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Johnwish
Reviewed 27 August 2017

If you want to run away from camping sites by the lake or the crowds in Castiglione, just take the boat to Isola Polvese and you will experience a whole new side of Lago Trasimeno. There is a bit there for everyone. There are a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank 153Bee
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

It's a quick 10 min boat ride from S Feliciano. Dogs are allowed on a lead and need to wear a muzzle. There is only one restaurant on the island and a couple of beaches. The boat ride costs €6 and our dogs came for...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Andres G
Reviewed 4 March 2016

The boat trip over from San Feliciano sets the day for a family outing,the children can explore the island with little supervision and run around freely. We have been many times over the years,sometimes taking a picnic lunch,sometimes eating at the seasonal restaurant near the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Cocciolino2015
Reviewed 17 January 2016

The lake has 3 islands - two that you can visit by ferry. Polvese Island is the closest to the villa - you can see it from the villa, and take the 20 minute ferry ride from San Felicano. It is a small island and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank hazelm454
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Isola Polvese is a delightful boat ride from San Feliciano, and once you arrive you have the freedom to walk all over the island through avenues of oleanders, olive groves and forest. There are opportunities to swim, places to picnic or purchase lunch (both casual...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Eleanor M
Reviewed 5 August 2015

I spent three perfect days on the tranquil Isola Polvese - away from cars and noise. The Fattoria Il Poggio was a lovely surprise - hostel prices with good, clean, ensuite accommodation. Every evening was perfect - enjoying the delicious, home-cooked food on the verandah...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank layalabi26
Reviewed 16 September 2014

My husband and I visited this island last Sunday and found it a really delightful place. There is plenty to do to enjoy a full day out, and the place is very much geared towards families, with ample space and nets for football and volleyball,...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Shipston-Ali
Reviewed 12 May 2014

I went with a group of 32 kids from 8th grade in Rome International School. We spent three days canoeing, doing archery and many workshops, including and orienteering activity.We stayed in La Fattoria il Poggio and ate very well. The main attractions of the Island...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Andres G
27 July 2016|
Response from Ilaria C |
My friend and I brought to Isola Polvese a little chihuahua and she was allowed on the island, we could take her to The beach too!
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Dorte B
16 June 2016|
Response from FRANCO Z |
Traghetto San Feliciano - Isola Polvese: € 4,20; AR (Andata e Ritorno) € 6,00. Sui siti "Trasimeno" orari e costi e sconti traghetti
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Murray R
3 July 2015|
Response from bbinder |
There are two restaurants and a couple of bars. It's typical Umbrian fare.