About Porto Pollo Beach
Porto Pollo beach (Spiaggia Porto Pollo) is located about 1 kilometer from Porto Pollo village, in Palau, Olbia-Tempio. This beach is the epicentre of kitesurfing in Sardinia, as this spot has some of the best wind conditions in Europe. Porto Pollo beach is also very suitable for windsurfing, sailing and even for diving, canoeing and mountain biking. The total length of the beach is near 3.5 kilometers, offering wonderful views of Isola dei Gabbiani to the north, the Maddalena Archipelago to the north-east, and Corsica to the north-west. The area around Porto Pollo beach has many restaurants, bars, resorts and surfing schools to choose from. A must-see, especially if you enjoy water sports.
Hotels near Porto Pollo Beach - Where to Stay
Hotel Frassetto is a three-star hotel in Porto Pozzo that is ideal for couples looking for a romantic hideaway for a holiday in north Sardinia. Regarding location, this small family-run hotel is eleven kilometers away from Santa Teresa and Palau. Built in 1964 in a small fishing village, Hotel Frassetto is also just a two-minute walk away from the beach and some truly spectacular scenery. With a pleasant atmosphere and personalized services from the friendly staff, Hotel Frassetto is like a home away from home. The rooms are very comfortable and furnished with modern amenities, such as satellite TV and an air conditioning system. Other facilities in the rooms are a fridge, safe, telephone, and hairdryer. All rooms have private bathrooms with shower featuring beautiful parquet floors. Some rooms also come with their own balcony that opens to the magnificent views of the sea. Delicious breakfast meals are served at the hotel’s spacious outdoor terrace, allowing guests to enjoy sumptuous breakfast surrounded by the gorgeous nature views. Right across the hotel is the Sea Ray Coffee, which is also run by the owners of the hotel. The cafe serves a wide variety of lunch specialties, including salads and sandwiches. They also sell homemade desserts, such as apple pies, muffins, and chocolate, depending on the availability of local ingredients. Their bread is freshly baked from the nearby San Pasquale bakery. You can have your food delivered at your hotel room or enjoy it within the comfort of the cafe’s cozy atmosphere.
Villa Nicoletta is a nicely decorated B&B and an ideal small hotel for couples in Porto Pozzo. This B&B was a renovated structure from a building that dates back to 1800. Located in the municipality of Santa Teresa di Gallura in Porto Pozzo, this building is set in a four-hectare private property. Boasting a spacious veranda where guests can have breakfast every morning, Villa Nicoletta is indeed a relaxing place to stay for your holiday in north Sardinia. You can enjoy a cup of tea at the veranda while gazing out to the sea. The rooms are all fitted with a private bathroom and shower, and furnished with modern amenities, such as Wi-Fi, an air conditioning system, minibar, safe and satellite TV. Free toiletries are also provided. Decorated in a true Sardinian style, some rooms open up to a beautiful view of the garden and the sea. With its strategic location, Villa Nicoletta is just a few minutes away from the beautiful beaches of Porto Pozzo. It’s located in a village that’s surrounded by natural fjords, numerous restaurants, local markets, and a marina. In fact, the beautiful marine park of La Maddalena can be easily accessed from this place by boat. The port town of Porto-Vecchio is only 45 km away from the hotel and Olbia is 50 km away. If you’re arriving at the Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport, the hotel is only less than an hour drive away. For those who are taking their rental car, they can take advantage of the free parking within the property.
How To Get To Porto Pollo Beach
From Arzachena, take the SS 12 towards Palau. Turn left onto the SS 133 near Liscia Culumba (follow the sign for Isola dei Gabbiani). Turn right after 2.5 kilometers (Barrabisa). Once near Porto Pollo beach, continue heading straight, to the car parking areas.
Sardinian Beaches Near Porto Pollo Beach
Porto Pozzo Beach
Porto Pozzo beach, in the municipality of Santa Teresa di Gallura, lies in front of a small village and is located 4 kilometers south of La Licciola.
Learn more about Porto Pozzo Beach, how to get there, and where to stay.
Cala Trana beach (Spiaggia di Cala Trana) is a secluded beach that’s mostly unknown to the average tourist. It is located 3 kilometers north-east of Porto Pollo beach and faces north in the direction of the beautiful Archipelago of La Maddalena.
Learn more about Cala Trana, how to get there, and where to stay.