About Porto Pozzo Beach
Porto Pozzo beach (Spiaggia di Porto Pozzo), in the municipality of Santa Teresa di Gallura, lies directly in front of a small village with the same name, and is located roughly 4 kilometers south of La Licciola. It has a length of 330 meters, and the beach faces north-east, offering views of a small harbour to the north. The area around Porto Pozzo is marked by evergreen shrubs and small trees, characteristic of Mediterranean coastal regions. To the east, the beach is bounded by the peninsula of Coluccia. Porto Pozzo beach offers a parking, several restaurants and bars and there is a campground nearby. As its waters are quie shallow, it is an ideal beach for families with small children.
Hotels near Porto Pozzo Beach - Where to Stay
In the center of the village, on Viale Aldo Moro, you'll find the three-star Hotel Frassetto. This cozy family-run hotel offers 20 rooms, most of which offer a balcony with views of the lagoon and wetlands. The hotel's restaurant serves pizzas from a wood oven, or pasta and seafood dishes based on centuries-old Gallurese traditions (ravioli galluresi, zuppa cuata, il pane frattau). Dining is possible from 19.30 until 21.30.
Hotel Porto Pozzo
If you leave the village and drive south for 1 kilometer you'll find the three-star Hotel Porto Pozzo. This hotel features 55 rooms, including Single Rooms, Standard Rooms, and Junior Suites. They are all air-conditioned and built in a traditional Sardinian style. The hotel complex is built like an archipelago with 5 islands, each dedicated to a particular theme and Sardinian tradition. The hotel features a swimming pool equipped with sunbeds and umbrellas. Its restaurant serves both local and regional specialities.
How To Get To Porto Pozzo Beach
To reach Porto Pozzo beach by car, take the road for approximately 18 kilometers from Santa Teresa to Palau, then just follow the signs for the village of Porto Pozzo. Once you've reached Porto Pozzo, turn in the direction of the harbor and continue straight to the car parking.
Sardinian Beaches Near Porto Pozzo Beach
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.
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.
Learn more about Porto Pollo Beach, how to get there, and where to stay.