Rena di Matteu

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Rena di Matteu beach, Rena Majore, Olbia-Tempio, Sardinia.

About Rena di Matteu

The beach of Rena di Matteu (Spiaggia Rena di Matteu) is the first beach you’ll find a little over a kilometer south-west of Rena Majore, near the small village of Rena Majore. With a length of nearly 400 meters, it is a rather small beach but quite wide in some places. Backed by a lush pine forest and surrounded by high dunes, Rena di Matteu beach faces north-west, offering wonderful views of the eastern part of the promontory of Monti Russu. As Rena di Matteu is still untouched, the beach offers no other services than a nearby parking and a bar. The area of Rena di Matteu is particularly nice for walking or hiking, preferably when temperatures haven’t reached their highs. Even during high season, this beach tends to remain uncrowded.

Directions to Rena di Matteu

To reach the beach of Rena di Matteu, take the SP90 towards Santa Teresa di Gallura. You will find the road to the beach a few hundred meters before you reach the village of Rena Majore.

Sardinian Beaches Near Rena di Matteu

Cala Pischina

  • Length: 360 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, windsurfing.
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Cala Pischina beach lies near the SP90 to Santa Teresa Gallura, conveniently within walking distance of the beaches of Rena di Matteu and Rena Majore.

Rena Majore Beach

  • Length: 2000 meters.
  • Things to do: scuba diving, windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
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9 kilometers from Santa Teresa Gallura lies Rena Majore beach, with golden sands, rocky patches, and blue waters with stray rocks reaching above surface.