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Ponza Island

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“seafood”(3 reviews)
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Lovely Island, easy to get to from the Italian mainland.
Ponza Island, Italy
+39 349 474 2538
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 April 2014

We stayed at friends home here. We had never heard of Ponza before, but she insisted we go, and we were in awe of the pure magic of this place. Off the grid, incredibly beautiful, and worth the trip. Go, go, go, do not miss...More

6  Thank Jen L
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived in the morning with Laziomar ferry boat from Anzio port. When there we were very disappointed. We thought it would be another small jewel in italy but it actually is a neglected small island which had its peak back in the years and...More

5  Thank Deborah A
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All reviews day trip seafood most places a lot of fun grand hotel wonderful place to visit great food few hours capri rome tourists ferry island anzio beaches water ponza
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We arrived at Ponza harbour, full of typical shops and always lively and crowded.  We soon reached Le Forna, with its wonderful view of Le Piscine Naturali and Palmarola Island. The stressful city life was soon left behind and easily forgotten. The sea was incredibly...More

2  Thank Paola G
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We went to Ponza to a big italian/norwegian wedding and had 5 wonderful days on this amazing island. Everything is beautiful on Ponza; the harbour, the houses, the athmosphere, the nature, the food AND the people. We stayed at Grand Hotel and the staff was...More

Thank Kjell N
Reviewed 14 September 2018

to be honest its a beautiful island but I found it boring ,not much to do so really resarch it before you go,I think you would be happier somewhere like the Salento for sure

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The food is average and overpriced at most places. The island is stark white, wind swept, and barren. There is no natural water source on the island. Water is delivered every other day or so, we watched the delivery last night and the method is...More

Thank trav1z2e3q4
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful little island close to Rome. Water is clean and buoyant. If you want rest and relaxation in a beautiful setting, this is your place!

Thank josielovestotravel
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning. Beautiful sheer cliffs. Amazing contrasts in colors of the landscape. It takes your breath away.

Thank rkaemp
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

I've visited many if not most accessible islands in Italy. The visit to Ponza is a very memorable one. We rented a house in La Forna close to the Piscine Naturale which was our base for the week. We travelled with five teenage kids; 21,...More

Thank pesesto
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We visited the island of Ponza at the beginning of July, with the intent of spending a week there. The reviews I read were amazing, hence booking the trip. However, after arriving the reality was somewhat different. I have never experienced such blatant hostility, brought...More

1  Thank jphansen81
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Ponza is a small little town on a little island. When arriving, your presented with a gorgeous shoreline with the towns colorful building. Simply beautiful!!! Keep in mind the town is very small. Other than the little shops there really isn't much to do; a...More

5  Thank David M
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Ponza is the perfect place to getaway from Rome for the weekend. Trains leave from Termini to Formia regularly and then you can catch the boat from Formia to Ponza. It’s not a huge island, but beautiful. The houses have a distinct design and the...More

Thank David D
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7 June 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Via del Porto
11 February 2017|
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Response from miriam19572015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi check the itinerary on the internet, normally is one ferry at 8 am and at 6 pm from Monday to Thursday and then is an extra one at 12 pm for the weekend, make sure you get there at least 2 h b4 the ferry leave, But from... More
1 February 2017|
Response from Tich52 | Reviewed this property |
Buongiorno, in auto l'imbarco per l'isola di Ponza più conveniente è dal porto di Formia - sito laziomar a piedi conviene da Anzio - sito vetor Saluti
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