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Fontana del Rosello

Monte Rosello, Sassari, Sardinia, Italy
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Symbol of Sassari looking slightly neglected

This ancient well from the early 17 century is emblematic of Sassari. It is pretty and should be... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Daniel I
,
Bolton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice statue

Worth a detour from the centre and the steep walk down. It appears to have been well restored. The... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2015
moandjon
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average32%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
25 Sep 2016
“Symbol of Sassari looking slightly neglected”
12 Sep 2015
“Nice statue”
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Monte Rosello, Sassari, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This ancient well from the early 17 century is emblematic of Sassari. It is pretty and should be looked after more lovingly as it is an important monument in Sassari. Located on the outskirts of the old town. It is difficult to park nearby and...More

Thank Daniel I
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Worth a detour from the centre and the steep walk down. It appears to have been well restored. The slight issue is that you have constant road noise. The ladies offer a brief guide in various languages including English.

Thank moandjon
Reviewed 11 February 2015

It was a bit awkward finding it. As stated under a main road bridge. It was not open and was under a lot of scaffolding. What you could make out would be a very fine peice af architecture. Lets hope it gets finished, as the...More

Thank Wildrider
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Disappointed to find it inaccessible as it seems to be under restoration. A good thing for the city but pity as we went in search of it. As described it in a neglected bit if greenery by a flyover. Sure it will be great in...More

Thank LeicesterAndrewC
Reviewed 16 July 2013

The fountain is at the bottom of a hill, almost under a large bridge. The fountain was a bit dirty with algae growing on some parts. There was no entrance fee, but no facilities or information at the fountain.

Thank garrodgal
Reviewed 18 January 2013

A nice symbol of the city. Unfortunately, it lies almost abandoned in the dirt, at the bottom of a valley.

1  Thank ettorepanetti
Reviewed 2 January 2013

Sassari was build around a powerful aquifer and the Rosello fountain has always been the main symbol of the town until recently. Unfortunately, the urbanization of the olive groves around the town, which imply a well and a septic tank for each house, i.e. pulling...More

Thank Palmanana R
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