About La Cinta Beach
Located 3 kilometers south of Cala Brandinchi, La Cinta Beach (Spiaggia de La Cinta) near San Teodoro, is one of the longest beaches (3.2 kilometers) in north-east Sardinia and one of the most popular and best beaches of San Teodoro. Facing east, it offers stunning views of the Capo Coda Cavallo promontory to the north and Isola Tavolara rising behind it. It’s a perfect beach for people of all ages and families with children as its waters remain shallow for the first few hundred meters. La Cinta beach has clean blue waters and brilliantly white sand. Beach chairs are available to rent as well as paddle boats, and on windy days La Cinta beach is a great spot for windsurfing and kitesurfing. Kite lessons for both beginners and advanced, as well as sup lessons, can be arranged at the nearby Hard Core Surf Shop & Kite School. Marked by white sand dunes and juniper trees, a narrow strip of land separates the beach from Stagno San Teodoro lagoon where pink flamingos, herons and kingfishers occupy its waters. Given its sheer length, La Cinta beach is also ideal for long walks or jogging, preferably early in the morning. Plan your visit well, as this beach can get crowded mostly in August and September.
Where to Stay near La Cinta Beach
Due Lune Resort Golf and Spa
The Due Lune Resort Golf and Spa is a luxurious accommodation in the village of Puntaldia. It offers an ideal position near the sea and the most beautiful beaches including La Cinta. The hotel is so lovely that it mixes harmoniously with the beautiful environment of Puntaldia. The Due Lune Resort Golf and Spa is also just a few minutes away from the beach on the northeast coast of Sardinia and gives panoramic views of a picture-perfect coastline. Located just thirty kilometers from Olbia, the hotel is nicely situated concerning the airports and connecting ports to Genoa, Civitavecchia, and Leghorn. The Due Lune Resort and Golf Spa feature panoramic views of the coastline, numerous water sports, and leisure facilities. Home to more than sixty comfortable rooms, which they decorate in the typical style of Mediterranean regions, this beautiful accommodation is well equipped to provide the most comfortable lodging overlooking the sea and fragrant gardens. Guests can choose from standard, classic seaside, and deluxe seaside for room types. The finest restaurant services are available in regional dishes, international, and national recipes. Activities such as diving, sailing, swimming, and tennis are also enjoyable within the area.
Terra Di Mare Resort and Spa
The Terra Di Mare Resort lies at the heart of beautiful Sardinia and thrives in the quiet district of San Teodoro, which is amongst the most favorite spots on the northeastern coast of Sardinia. It is situated just fifteen miles from Olbia Costa Smeralda airport making it very accessible and reachable. Taking a 10-minute stroll will bring you to the La Cinta Beach. The area is within the best places that offer protected forest paradise, vast marine and lagoon areas, luscious mountain trails, and archaeological sites. Vast choices of classic and junior rooms, as well as private apartments with self-catering packages, lie at the lush countryside. This San Teodoro resort is perfect for couples who prefer sunbathing poolside, cocktails, and exploration during nighttime. Also, families with children will also enjoy the fantastic beaches of Sardinia with its crystal clear waters. There is a free shuttle going to the nearby beaches and an exclusive spa. Terra Di Mare is one of those fabulous San Teodoro resorts that will deliver a perfect Sardinian holiday experience in a spectacular setting and provides a tranquil sanctuary for people tired in body and soul.
Hotel San Teodoro
Located in the midst of the breathtaking coast of northeast Sardinia is the San Teodoro Hotel. The proximity to the famous beach of La Cinta makes this accommodative place fascinating. The hotel exudes elegance and a relaxing ambiance for your next holiday in Sardinia. The hotel recently underwent a renovation to follow a new design concept with light colors and an architectural style to blend with the soothing environment, ultimately promoting wellness and harmony with nature. With the tranquility of the place, the San Teodoro provides the perfect spot for yoga. Hotel San Teodoro even offers a speedy check-in service as well as a free refill of the minibar for guests. Countless choices for room and lodgings are available and range from the most affordable Young, Elegant, Classic, to Family styles. A taste of San Teodoro nightlife is also just around the corner in the Mariposa Lounge. You can also find yourself enjoying the swimming pool and its picturesque views of the coast. Also, the private beach at La Cinta is something that you would not want to miss. You'll never get bored, as you can go diving, snorkeling, or just stroll around with the shuttle bus service.
Known for its enchanting vibes, Il Viandante sits perfectly in the center of San Teodoro, just 23 kilometers south of Olbia. Your stay will surely prove to be fun and enjoyable with retail shops, restaurants, pizzerias, and boutiques nearby. Go for a walk for about 800 meters, and you can visit the astonishing white sand beaches of La Cinta and Cala d’Ambra. Il Viandante provides a great stay for business, holiday, event, or a simple weekend break. The hotel guarantees high-quality service at the lowest price. There is a swimming pool that is heated during the low season, sun loungers, parasols, and showers. Each room comes with colorful furnishings and general equipment to ensure comfort and convenience. With its fine design and authentic Sardinian style, the accommodations take you closer to the general ambiance of the surroundings while the romantic atmosphere is also something you do not want to miss. With thirteen rooms available for guests, everyone can enjoy the panoramic view and visit the center of San Teodoro with little effort.
How To Get To La Cinta Beach
Coming from Olbia, take the SS 125 to the south, after 24 kilometers turn left towards San Teodoro. After approximately 850 meters, turn left after you've passed the bridge, and continue for 1.3 kilometers until you reach the parking area of La Cinta beach.
Sardinian Beaches Near La Cinta Beach
Puntaldia beach, one of the smallest beaches in the area of San Teodoro, faces north-east offering marvelous views of Capo Coda Cavallo and Isola Tavolara.
Learn more about Puntaldia Beach, how to get there, and where to stay.
Lu Impostu Beach
A few hundred meters south of Cala Brandinchi you’ll find Lu Impostu beach, the third largest beach of the San Teodoro area with a length of 1 kilometer.
Learn more about Lu Impostu Beach, how to get there, and where to stay.
Ottiolu beach is located just 3 kilometers north of Cala di Budoni, right in front of the small village of Porto Ottiolu in Olbia-Tempio, Sardinia.
Learn more about Ottiolu Beach, how to get there, and where to stay.
Cala di Budoni
Cala di Budoni lies in front of the village of Budoni, 8 kilometers south of San Teodoro. It is one of the last beaches you’ll find near the Nuoro border.
Learn more about Cala di Budoni, how to get there, and where to stay.
Just a few hundred meters south-west of Cala d’Ambra you will find La Isuledda beach. This is the southernmost beach in the vicinity of San Teodoro.
Learn more about La Isuledda, how to get there, and where to stay.
Close to the village of San Teodoro you will find the beach of Cala d’Ambra. It is located a little under 2 kilometers south of the beach of La Cinta.
Learn more about Cala d’Ambra, how to get there, and where to stay.
Cala Brandinchi beach (Spiaggia Cala Brandinchi) is one of the most beautiful beaches of Sardinia. Also known as ‘Tahiti’ because of its Caribbean looks.
Learn more about Cala Brandinchi, how to get there, and where to stay.