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Spiaggia di Citara

80075 Forio, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
+39 081 907217
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Sandy cozy beach

It's a sandy beach surrounded by mountains near the Poseidon thermal gardens. There were not so... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
milda
,
Vilnius, Lithuania
We liked this one most

The beach is protected from strong winds and waves by a promontory on the south side, what makes is... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
reinier s
,
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice beach” (6 reviews)
“sandy beach” (4 reviews)
“italian beach” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
80075 Forio, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
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+39 081 907217
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

It's a sandy beach surrounded by mountains near the Poseidon thermal gardens. There were not so many people in October so it was't crowded. The see is very clear with the many fishes touching your feets. The only bad and irritating thing are the vendors...More

Thank milda
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

The beach is protected from strong winds and waves by a promontory on the south side, what makes is ideal for swimming. There is an enormous quantity of bars and restaurants available, that may serve good food. Chairs and umbrellas will cost you from 15...More

Thank reinier s
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This beach is at the end of a cul-de-sac with the Poseidon Thermal Resort at the end. The beach is relatively small with a mix of private and a small public beach which would get very crowded on a busy day. Good choice of eating...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Yes it gets seaweed - its a beach ! Some peoples reviews amaze me. The free part of this beach is small and as such gets busy. We were staying in Citara and went there most days though as it was convenient and the sea...More

Thank CaptainBeaky77
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The beach is divided between hotels and restaurants which charge excessive price for their services. The rest of the beach which is free of charge is unattended, dirty, full of sea weed.

Thank Анна П
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This is a nice beach, but like most beaches on Ischias it's very crowded. The water is clear and refreshing. The surface is sand with some stones. A small part of the beach is "free" but gets over-crowded. I recommend you hire a sun bed...More

Thank inger j
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Sandy beach with a range of beach clubs for all tastes. We paid 15 euro for two loungers and an umbrella. We were delighted with the service. Clean toilet facilities. Showers and dressing rooms. We had a delicious lunch and enjoyed the sun late into...More

Thank Sarah Jane M
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Take a bus for cigars, and of course the heart of it is spiaggiaa di citara..with that calm afternoon and lazy to move from Forio that afternoon we stay till late .and believe at this month of January few people already on their swim suit...More

Thank Maryline P
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Nice sandy beach with good variety with public beach and private part of beach. Citara is allocated near Poseidon

Thank Nekto_I_Nikto
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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Visited here on three occasions, very friendly. They also manage the beds and umbrellas for this section of the beach which was very reasonable at €10 for 2 beds and 1 umbrella, not sure if prices go up in height of season.. Also free wifi....More

Thank Dave B
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1JaneE
28 April 2016|
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Response from Maria M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think the boat is €40 round trip. Then you could walk from the port to the beach, although it's quite a long walk. I'd say at least 40 mins. Otherwise there is a bus that passes that way about once every hour. If you... More
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712Romance2014
4 March 2015|
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Hi and thank you for the information. My family are from Picinisco which is on the mainland and we are to visit he family while we are here. What is the Fest in Forio 13-15th June, we arrive 8th-19th June
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