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“Lovely clean beach”

Spiaggia Pineta del Gelsomineto
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable afternoon even though it was unseasonably cold.
We would definitely recommend a visit to this beach which was withing easy driving distance from the lovely Agriturismo we stayed at.

1  Thank steveagoldsmith
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Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

It was a bit difficult to find but turned out to be a hidden little gem.
To help find it I added a google maps screenshot with location/ coordinates as it is not the address added on TripAdvisor. Take the Avola exit on a18 and then turn left towards the sea. The sign of the park can actually only be seen if you head from sea towards the a18 but hopefully with the screenshot you'll be able to find it too..

It's officially 10 euro to get onto the terrain for 1 car. (We didn't have to pay though as in the morning there was no sign and no one to collect the fee by the entrance; maybe because of the end of the season. When we left, there wás a sign indicating the fee).

We only went to the beach part of the park. It was beautiful and clean. The water was clear the beach has fine sand with a few pebbles in the water. No watershoes needed.
If you snorkle around the rocks you can spot some fishes and crabs :)

It was a beatiful spot and not to busy on a september day.

11  Thank Tobias D
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Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

Best beach I ever been in Sicily! 10 euro per car per day (in June), get your snacks with ya. There are no any shops at the beach. Don't forget the umbrellas. It's a little bit hard to find the way to the beach from the main road - the entrance is from opposite from Avola side of the road. It's tiny way under the main road.

3  Thank Tarasius
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Reviewed 12 September 2014 via mobile

I'm sicilian and I put this place in my top 5! You must have a car to arrive, pay twenty euro for parking and just enjoy a natural paradise, the beach is full of trees that arrives very close to sea and you can use it to repair from sun! The water is hot and clean, if you prefer to get more adventure just move across the rocks on the east side of the beach and you will arrive in another little beach. More wild! A must if you love nature

4  Thank Marcopland
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Reviewed 25 July 2014 via mobile

Lovely beach with picture perfect cliffs and clear water! There is parking available for 10euros in a nice shady location just steps away from the beach however many locals opt for parking on the road near by (it's free however a short walk away)
The beach was moderately busy when we went, though not packed. I suggest bringing a beach umbrella since it is very sunny and there are no available lounge chairs.
The water was clean, warm and the beach was everything we were looking for-I would definitely recommend, a great beach for families

1  Thank BenSquared
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