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Very special place to stop for a beer and a swim

We stopped here for 30 mins on our way back from a boat ride down the coast. A really special place... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Mondovi, Italy
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A little corner of paradise

This tiny little bay best reached by the numerous and inexpensive boat trips on offer from palinuro... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Anna L
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25 Jun 2018
“Very special place to stop for a beer and a swim”
28 Aug 2018
“Private beach”
From the port of Palinuro is possible to take the Beach Shuttle, which can easily reach the Bay of Buondormire, otherwise inaccessible to most. After departure, expected in the morning, the boat reaches the shore of the Bay of Buondormire and here...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
84051 Palinuro, Centola, Italy
+39 0974 931604
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Only available by boat, pedalo or swimming because it's private. It should be public/demanial in order to make everyone able to visit it by walking.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NicDreo
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for 30 mins on our way back from a boat ride down the coast. A really special place for a beer and a swim but I’m guessing it gets pretty packed in the summer (we came mid morning in early June) at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

This tiny little bay best reached by the numerous and inexpensive boat trips on offer from palinuro is a total delight. Crystal clear waters, a mix of sand and shingle and even a little bar in the corner that makes a wicked coffee make this...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Anna L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We went to this bay with our sailing boat. We stayed over night. This a wonderful experience. Good place to see colorful fish

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Loquifamily
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing beach ! Gets very busy 9.30 am-12.30 pm and 3-5 pm. Avoid those times and you will be in paradise !

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank alejandrad210
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, lush vegetation, crystal clear waters and a coast stretching for 100 km: The bay of "good sleep", is named after the rest the fishermen used to take in this protected cove. It is located in Capo Palinuro and is one...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank JuliusVtravel
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We came here once via tour and once via paddle boat and I would reccommend to spend the whole day and come by paddle boat if your fit because its totally worth it. Absolutely beautiful. There aren't many people. This place makes me feel like...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank janelmorales
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Lovely sand Super beach Clear sea Cool water Clean Southern Italy is great Recommend this area.....beautiful views

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Emma W
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Unless you are staying at the King's Residence hotel and have access to the beach early in the morning, I recommend avoiding it. Tour boats will queue up to drop off their loads throughout the day. The beach is hopelessly overcrowded.

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank riderskier
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Have been here at least seven times during the years. Lovely beach, only reachable from the water. Fantastic when you are there though. Bring your own umbrella though, there is no such thing available. There is a small bar though where you can buy a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank anna a
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