Baia delle Mimose

a picture of  Baia delle Mimose beach in northern sardinia
Baia delle Mimose, Pirotto Li Fratti, Badesi, Olbia-Tempio, Sardinia.

Baia delle Mimose

Baia delle Mimose beach (Spiaggia della Baia delle Mimose) is located 5 kilometers south-west of the village of Badesi, along the beautiful and diverse northern coast of Olbia-Tempio, Sardinia. It has a lenght of approximately 3 kilometers. this beach faces north-west overlooking the bright blue waters of the Golfo dell’Asinara and on a clear day you can even see Corsica in the far distance to the north. Baia delle Mimose beach is part of a very long stretch of sand with a total length of over 9 kilometers, ideal for walking or jogging along the shoreline. Other beaches you’ll find in the area of Baia delle Mimose are Li Mindi beach, Li Junchi beach and Li Feruli beach. In general, Baia delle Mimose beach tends to remain a quiet beach throughout the summer season, ideal for those who do not like crowded environments. Besides a car parking area, the beach has no facilities.

Where to Stay near Spiaggia della Baia delle Mimose

There are a few accommodations in the direct vicinity of Spiaggia della Baia delle Mimose, scattered across the tiny village of Pirotto li Frati.

Apartments Mimose

Apartments Mimose
Apartments Mimose

Just behind the beach you’ll find Apartments Mimose. These family-friendly properties are all air conditioned, and feature a kitchenette equipped with a fridge and stove. The one-bedroom apartments have either a terrace or a balcony. There’s also a seasonal outdoor pool that can be used for a small fee. It’s also possible to play tennis at the apartments. Guests are welcome to eat at the on-site restaurant.

Hotel Ariadimari

The pool at Hotel Ariadimari
The pool at Hotel Ariadimari

Just one kilometer south of Baia delle Mimose beach, you’ll find the popular adult-only Hotel Ariadimari, in the village of Valledoria. It’s a modern three-star property, that offers 28 fully-equipped rooms. Weather permitting, it’s possible to have breakfast outside on the veranda, near the hotel’s outdoor pool. If you’d like to stay active during your holiday, the hotel’s staff will gladly help you book outdoor activities such as horseriding, mountain biking or canoeing on the nearby Coghinas river.

Directions to Baia delle Mimose

From Badesi, Baia delle Mimose can be reached by taking the SP 90 provincial road. Once you’ve reached the intersection to the beaches of Poltu Biancu and Baia delle Mimose, turn right and continue straight. The road will lead up to a dirt road where you can park your car.

Sardinian Beaches Near Baia delle Mimose

San Pietro

  • Length: 1400 meters.
  • Things to do: windsurfing, kitesurfing.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of spiaggia di san pietro near valledoria sardinia

At the border of the provinces of Sassari and Olbia-Tempio, (Spiaggia di San Pietro) begins. It is located 1.7 kilometers west of Valledoria, and 7 kilometers south-west of Badesi. San Pietro beach faces north-west, looking out over the deep blue waters of the Golfo dell' Asinara, while offering nice views of the hills behind La Ciaccia to the west. The beach is 1400 meters long, and up to 130 meters wide near the mouth of the river Coghinas. It is a good spot for kitesurfing and windsurfing. An absolute must-see beach if you happen to be in northern Sardinia!

Poltu Biancu

  • Length: 1500 meters.
  • Things to do: windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing.
a picture of poltu biancu beach in badesi sardinia

Poltu Biancu beach is the westernmost beach of Olbia-Tempio, and the first beach you'll find on the stretch of coast that's home to the beaches of Badesi.

Spiaggia Li Feruli

  • Length: 500 meters.
  • Things to do: windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing, stand up paddling.
a picture of the dunes behind the beach of Badesi, in north Sardinia, Italy.

Li Feruli is a long stretch of splendid coastline with beautiful views of The Gulf of Asinara and Castelsardo. The beach is an extension of a long beach of over 9 kilometers long located just a few kilometers north-west of the village of Badesi and Trinità d’Agultu e Vignola, and near the historical village of Isola Rossa. Backed by typical Mediterranean vegetation and sand dunes, Li Feruli is one of the least crowded beaches in the Badesi area. You won’t find many tourists here. The beach is especially suitable for those who would like to enjoy a clean and pristine environment, surrounded by the Mediterranean. Li Feruli beach and the other beaches of Badesi (Poltu Biancu, Pirotto Li Frati, Li Mindi and Li Junchi) are fantastic spots for kitesurfing, windsurfing and stand up paddling. They also have a prominent place on our list of Best Kitesurfing Beaches of Sardinia.

Spiaggia Li Mindi

  • Length: 500 meters.
  • Things to do: windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing, stand up paddling.
a picture of li mindi beach in badesi sardinia

Li Mindi beach is situated between Pirotto Li Frati beach and Li Junchi beach, 2.5 kilometers west of the village of Badesi, in Olbia-Tempio, Sardinia.

Spiaggia Li Junchi

  • Length: 500 meters.
  • Things to do: windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing, stand up paddling.
a picture of a lifebuoy on the beach of Li Junchi, in Badesi, north Sardinia, Italy.

Li Junchi beach is considered to be the main beach of the Badesi area, in Olbia-Tempio. The beach is located in front of the small village of Li Junchi. This beach faces north-west, overlooking the azure waters of the Golfo dell'Asinara. Li Junchi beach is approximately 500 meters long, and can get up to 50 meters wide. Note however, that Li Junchi is part of a very long beach that has a length of over 9 kilometers!