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Enjoyable spot for a beer, sandwich and/or beer

Great to get away from the sun and find some shade before heading back out into the spectacular... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Teddy G
The closest place to swim from malfa

Rocky beach and a bit of a hike from the town, but there is a small bar/restaurant there and the... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
San Francisco, California
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Via Scalo, Malfa, Sicily, Italy
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All reviews rocky beach salad on the rocks small price the water is crystal clear bring water shoes long walk paninis small bar ice cream shade sea swim mattresses cafe waves sunset
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great to get away from the sun and find some shade before heading back out into the spectacular water nearby. Just note, much better to have on a pair of sneakers versus flip-flops as the rocks are quite a bit of work and could be...More

Thank Teddy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach was down the cliff below our hotel. There is a beach bar selling snacks and umbrellas etc are for hire. It is very rocky and perhaps not ideal for bucket-and-spaders. The views from the walk down are spectacular but not necessarily for the...More

Thank tandarowan
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Rocky beach and a bit of a hike from the town, but there is a small bar/restaurant there and the water is pristine. Did not see any medusas (jellyfish), which one of our group was terrified of (he carted swim skins throughout our two week...More

1  Thank bobandrewsjr
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Follow signs since it is easy to get lost. Once there, views are spectacular, beach is clean and the bar offers some amenities. It was also not crowded when we visited.

Thank Traveller0896
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This beach is beautiful but the undertow was too strong for a family day at the beach. If we had more time we would have returned for a sunset drink and evening appetizer.

1  Thank Coya E
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

you do not mind rocks. I loved this spot. The local bus stops here and costs only two euro from Santa Marina. A steep walk down to the beach. Where you’ll find a covered bar that serves salads and sandwiches and ice cream. At the...More

1  Thank Ritz1165
Reviewed 3 July 2018

The beach is rocky but very scenic. The water was beautiful and nice to swim in, although certainly helped by swim shoes. Most people seem to be there for the day, renting large blow up mattresses (2 plus umbrella for €10). Cafe served very reasonable...More

Thank Stephanie192014
Reviewed 21 June 2018

This secluded pebble beach is an absolute delight. Not very easy to find, but once located it is fairly easy to reach, thanks to well maintained rock trail and stairs. it has also a small nice cafe hut with tables on a small porch. They...More

Thank Maurizio T
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Crystal clear water, sun and a breeze. Just awesome to spend the afternoon! Reachable by the stairs and little streets of Malfa.

Thank Jaamesc1
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The beach and the approach to it is certainly spectacular. The very large round stones were quite unique and paths had been made with flat stones, however they did not go to the edge of the sea when we visited. Having just come from the...More

Thank NomadicTraveller7
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