Spiaggia Punta Nuraghe

a picture of spiaggia punta nuraghe in porto rotondo sardinia
Punta Nuraghe, Porto Rotondo, Olbia-Tempio.

About Spiaggia Punta Nuraghe

On the other side of Spiaggia Ira, about 1.5 kilometers west of Porto Rotondo, you’ll find Spiaggia Punta Nuraghe (also know as Spiaggia Contro Ira). It is a small beach with a length of about 80 meters. Spiaggia Punta Nuragha faces west, featuring views over the Golfo Cugnana, the small Marina Cala dei Sardi and the larger Marina di Portisco to the north-east. The beach has a parking lot behind it, from the parking area Punta Nuraghe can be reached on foot via an 80 meter long path. Beach chairs and umbrellas are available for rent, as well as canoes. There are several hotels, restaurants and pizzerias nearby. Spiaggia Punta Nuraghe is a family-friendly beach, with shallow waters.

Where to Stay near Spiaggia Punta Nuraghe

Residence Eurotel Portorotondo Asfodeli

Sea views at Residence Eurotel Portorotondo Asfodeli.
Sea views at Residence Eurotel Porto Rotondo Asfodeli.

Just 160 meters south of Spiaggia Punta Nuraghe, on Via Sa Tazza, you’ll find Residence Eurotel Portorotondo Asfodeli. Here, nearly 120 self-catering apartments are available featuring a terrace and a seating area. The beachfront accommodations have a kitchenette with a refrigerator. On the premises you’ll find two tennis courts, a private beach area, and several water sports facilities. The 18 meter outdoor seawater pool is right by the beach. Activities in the area include fishing, windsurfing and canoeing. Residence Eurotel Portorotondo Asfodeli is family-friendly: it offers evening entertainment, a kids’ club, entertainment staff and a children’s playground. The Residence is only a 20 minutes walk or 5 minutes drive from the centre of Porto Rotondo.

Directions to Spiaggia Punta Nuraghe

To reach Punta Nuraghe coming from Olbia, take the SS125 in the direction of Costa Smeralda. Leave the SS125 and continue on the SS99 to Porto Rotondo. Just before entering the village, turn left on the roundabout and continue for about 1 kilometer.

Sardinian Beaches Near Spiaggia Punta Nuraghe

Spiaggia Punta Volpe

  • Length: 230 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
a picture of spiaggia punta volpe in porto rotondo

Spiaggia Punta Volpe is one of the most beautiful beaches of Porto Rotondo. Situated in a cove shaped like a half moon, this beach faces north-west, and has a length of about 200 meters.

Spiaggia dei Sassi

  • Length: 110 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
a picture of spiaggia dei sassi in porto rotondo sardinia

Just a few hundred meters east of the marina of Porto Rotondo, in the direction of Punta Volpe, you'll find Spiaggia dei Sassi. It consists of fine sand and some small stones, and is surrounded by several cliffs. The beach is equipped with several facilities. To get there from the centre of Porto Rotondo follow the signs to Punta Volpe.

Rudargia Beach

  • Length: 100 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
a picture of rudargia beach on sardinia

Rudargia beach (Spiaggia Rudargia) is a small beach near Porto Rotondo and Ira beach - at the southern border of the famous Costa Smeralda area in Sardinia.

Spiaggia Ira

  • Length: 200 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, windsurfing, pedal boating.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of the shallow waters at spiaggia ira near porto rotondo on the costa smeralda sardinia

Spiaggia Ira is located between the Gulf of Porto Rotondo and Cugnana, in Punta Nuraghe, Sardinia. It is the main beach of Porto Rotondo, and also its longest. Spiaggia Ira faces north-west, offering marvelous views of the Porto Rotondo Bay, with pleasure yachts sailing in and out of the Marinas of Porto Rotondo and Portisco during summer. The beach offers plenty of services and is suitable for families with kids.