Le Saline Beach

a picture of le saline beach near stintino north west sardinia
Le Saline beach, Stintino, Sassari.

About Le Saline Beach

Le Saline beach (Spiaggia delle Saline) is located in the Gulf of Saline in Sassari, 4 kilometers south of La Pelosa beach in Stintino. Named after the ancient salt mines nearby, Le Saline beach is layered with crushed little pebbles, facing north-east looking out over Capo d’Orso. Le Saline beach is a nice spot for sailing, and nearby catamaran excursions can be booked at the Asinara Catamaran company. The beach runs south for just about 9 kilometers from Tonnara Saline to Fiume Santo, making it ideal for long walks or jogging in the early hours of the day.

Hotels Near Le Saline Beach

  • Le Tonnare Village, Localita Tonnare Saline, 07040 Stintino, Sassari (+39 079 52231)
  • Bed & Breakfast Nonno Stacca, Sp 34 Km 23.50, 07040 Stintino, Sassari (+39 347 5449753)

Directions to Le Saline Beach

From Sassari, take the E25 to Porto Torres, and before you reach the village, head to the SP 34 towards Pozzo San Nicola. Continue to Tonnara Saline for 8 kilometers, then turn right and head for the car parking.

Sardinian Beaches Near Le Saline Beach

Ezzi Mannu

  • Length: 2000 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of spiaggia di ezzi mannu in stintino sassari

Travel 8 kilometers south-east from Stintino and you'll discover Ezzi Mannu beach (Spiaggia di Ezzu Mannu). It faces north-east and has a length of about 2 kilometers, offering views over the Golfo dell' Asinara. Ezzi Mannu is worth visiting if you want to avoid the crowds on La Pelosa during high season.

Spiaggia de La Pelosetta

  • Length: 270 meters.
  • Things to do: scuba diving, windsurfing.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of spiaggia de la pelosetta in stintino sassari sardinia

Spiaggia de La Pelosetta has a length of just under 300 meters and faces north-east, overlooking the stunningly beautiful waters of the Golfo dell' Asinara. Just behind the beach you'll find Windsurfing Center Stintino, and a beach bar where visitors can enjoy a wide variety of pizzas and pasta dishes based on fresh fish and seafood.

La Pelosa Beach

  • Length: 330 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving, windsurfing, kayaking.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of la pelosa beach in stintino north west sardinia

La Pelosa Beach (Spiaggia della Pelosa), with its shallow turquoise waters and white sands, is a Sardinian oasis, but can get crowded during peak season.