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Torre dell’Orso

Nice beach, the water is a bit colder than the Tirrenic one. Not too much people in the last week... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Milan, Italy
via mobile

Beautiful clean water and beach. The water isn't deep so it is recommended for all types of... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Laura M
via mobile
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Piazza Risorgimento, Torre Dell'Orso, Melendugno, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach of Torre dell'Orso is wonderful. The white sand and the crystal clear water surrounded by limestone cliffs - picturesque! - 5 points (at least). But!!! The garbage on the beach makes me sad. Garbage, plastic and cigarette stubs everywhere! How can people enjoy...More

Thank Sascha Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach, the water is a bit colder than the Tirrenic one. Not too much people in the last week of September. Nice place to exploit the sea at its best.

Thank TiagoMarques_PS
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Have been coming to this small beach for nearly 22 years only because I have family here otherwise I would go somewhere else. The setting is beautiful, the water crystal clear. What spoils it, is having to deal with Lido L'Orsetta (I have to use...More

Thank immaco
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I'm Italian and I had high expectations of this place. The sea is beautiful, the food is great... But avoid the beach here. Lots of self centered arrogant southern Italian coming here for holiday, they don't care of other people space on the beach, completely...More

2  Thank AlessandraB2794
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful clean water and beach. The water isn't deep so it is recommended for all types of age.there are a lot of restaurants and bars where you can eat of have a drink

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Every day a different price. Not honest at all ! Everybody is packed. We paid 40 euro, 25, 20. (Arriving at the same time).

1  Thank Mike D
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The setting is beautiful... high cliffs surrounding the blue-green waters and silvery sand... wind breezes across the water... sigh. But the beach bars have taken over so much of the sand that the “free” part is super crowded, and huge jellyfish abound (we saw four...More

4  Thank JillianG
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Even if there are a lot of people the beach is nice sea is beautiful and you can swim very far. No waves. No danger. But be carful if you are not a good swimmers you can rent a kayak.

1  Thank Steyfani
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This one of the most beautiful coastline in Italy with great natural swimming pools and white sanded beaches. In July and August very populated at the best visit in end of May and June or september...:)

1  Thank Rene1954_10
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the wonderful Belvedere hotel high on the cliff over this beautiful beach with crystal clear azure water . This is a great location to unwind and clear the head . It is very peaceful and clean . Our next stay will...More

5  Thank mikeddie1987
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Amy A
27 September 2018|
Response from TiagoMarques_PS | Reviewed this property |
Hi Amy, we left a few days ago Torre dell’Orso. Inhabitants explained to us that they stay at beach until the first half of October but normally is a bit windy.
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29 September 2017|
Response from Giuseppe B | Reviewed this property |
you can park on the street. pay attention to the prohibitions
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