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Address: Marciana Marina, Elba Island, Italy

One of the most picturesque regions in Italy, with an extensive shoreline...

One of the most picturesque regions in Italy, with an extensive shoreline lined with pastel colored houses with both sandy and rocky beachfront, ideal for sunbathing, surfing, underwater diving and boating.

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Nice beach but very crowded off season must be spectacular. Convenient snack shops and parking nearby.

Reviewed 16 September 2016
Brooklyn, New York
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Brooklyn, New York
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707 reviews
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Nice beach but very crowded off season must be spectacular. Convenient snack shops and parking nearby.

Hong Kong, China
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116 reviews
50 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

We had lunch at the restaurant right next to the beach and the dip after lunch was a real treat. its a very small beach and coming from Asia, we are more used to white sand beaches than pebbles, while it was not so easy to walk on those hot pebbles but for those of you who have tried the... More 

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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Beautiful beach to visit at sunset although quite small and may get crowded during the day. Perfect for that romantic "selfie" moment!

Thank Sfgirl68
Florence, Italy
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742 reviews
313 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 482 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

My review refers specifically to the short, scenic stretch of beach which is north of the Marciana Marina port, and which is partially occupied by the "Bagni Capo Nord" bathhouse (also the nearby restaurant has the same name, but apparently it belongs to a different management). It's true, as many reviewers have written, that the big granite pebbles on the... More 

Thank Brun066
Island of Gozo, Malta
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

Really beautiful beach at Marciana Marina on Elba island. Really nice, close to all amenities and restaurants! Great to swim, snorkel and eat fresh local fish! Look forward to swim daily next time!

Thank gozo_11
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We were pleasantly surprised to come across this pretty, peaceful beach. It is a perfect place to grab some lunch and relax for an hour or two.

Thank Tess H
Spring Valley, New York
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155 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Stopped here on our way to the cabinavia at Monte Catanne. It is an energetic and lovely seaside town. There are many cafes along the picturesque water front to enjoy a coffee,drink or meal. The market was in session the day we were there and that was fun.

Thank RAD10977
Lucca, Italy
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72 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

This is a high end area of Elba, quite lovely but pricey. Not some place we would want to stay but enjoyed looking around. Traffic is very heavy as the road to the ferries goes through the town.

Thank Jan P
Warnbro, Australia
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59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Joined four other kayakers at Marciana Marina to paddle around Elba over six days. We carried all of our food and accommodation in the Kayaks, camping on remote beaches. We were lead by Gau from Sea Kayak Italy. Highly recommended for experienced sea kayakers.

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Reviewed 28 July 2013

mare molto bello, a chi piace essere stivato some una sardina tra ombrelloni e sdraio forse puo piacere. Peccato che i signori gestori sono estremamente scortesi, tutt'altro che adatti a gestire questo bel posto. Se ci andate fateci sapere il vostro parere :-) Beautiful sea, lovely place, warm water in july. For those of you searching for a relaxing place,... More 

1 Thank barhythmically

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