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Nice small beach

This is a very nice small beach about 10 minutes from the main beach in town. Neither was very... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Alec D
Seattle, Washington
In november

Its a public beach. In November is here not crowded and noisy. I dont no are we just lucky or in... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
Anita N
via mobile
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22 Nov 2017
“Nice small beach”
18 Aug 2018
“Rocks ”
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Via Cala Pau, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
+39 330 508 963
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

There are two “beaches” in Polignano a mare. The best beach is in the centre of town with the cliffs around it. The beach at Cala Paura is more a slipway with sunbeds and people taking up any space they can find. 2 beds and...More

2  Thank zappafanman
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

For those who love rocks it's fine, otherwise take care, there is literally no sand there. Come prepared with the the special shoes, otherwise you risk accidents. In the weekend the beach is extremely crowded so plan coming to the beach as early as possible....More

Thank Andrei C
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Fun for fishing and in summer must be great for swimming and snorkeling. Veri quiet in april, as not so many tourists find the place

Thank johanv826
Reviewed 23 November 2017

This is a very nice small beach about 10 minutes from the main beach in town. Neither was very crowed when we visited in October.

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Its a public beach. In November is here not crowded and noisy. I dont no are we just lucky or in November are in here sunny days. During the one week the weather was guite warm and sunny.

Thank Anita N
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This is a public beach. In season you will need to get up early to get a paid for chair and umbrella. If not there are are plenty of rocks to perch on. Top tip. Bring a little chair to sit on if you can....More

Thank 486maximh
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

The main beach was too busy so we walked along to the lido here. The shore was crowded but we had a fantastic lunch, delicious octopus panini only €6, they had a big open grill with lots of seafood options. I think you usually need...More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place to swim if you are not going away from the city. Crowds especially on weekends. Its ok if waves are high.

Thank Piotrul
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Keep walking past the main beach (which is packed) and walk 10 mins to this spot. Full of locals or visiting Italians. No need to worry about rocks. Pop ur towel and bag on the pathways around the cove (like everyone else) and you can...More

Thank Jackielotz
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The water is beautiful, once you reach it, but the beach itself consists of rocks and large stones, making walking very difficult. In spite of the discomfort the beach gets very crowded. There is a grassed area behind the beach where you can hire the...More

Thank SchalkNZ
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This beach is a short walk from the centre of Polignano, and it is possible to hire sunbeds and parasols there. The bar-cum-restaurant was serving what looked like very good grilled fish at lunchtime. The actual beach is not so good, however, as there is...More

1  Thank Karina C
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