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Villagio di Sant'Andrea

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Address: via San Gaetano, Marciana, Elba Island, Italy

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Lovely nature but a bit overbuilt...too many hotels and restaurants for our taste

The beach is small and crowded even in early summer. Public beach is tiny, you most join a club to be somewhat comfortable. Interesting restaurants and lovely little hotels. If... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
maeberlingeri
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Istanbul, Turkey
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The beach is small and crowded even in early summer. Public beach is tiny, you most join a club to be somewhat comfortable. Interesting restaurants and lovely little hotels. If you visit make sure your hotel has a view...

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Florence, Italy
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

The village of Sant Andrea has a typical italian beach with lots of people crowded on the sand with their rented beach chairs and umbrellas. However if you wander past the sandy beach along the raised sidewalk you will find the true gem - the water craahing onto large rocks from which you can dive, swim and snorkel

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We stayed here for 5 nights. It's a really beautiful part of the Island and not as busy as alot of the other beach areas. It's also nice to find some areas to sit which aren't crammed with deck chairs (the Italians love doing this to their beautiful beaches for some reason!). You need a car if you're going to... More 

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Thank Louise C
Switzerland
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Small but very pretty, clean and clear water. NIce aera for the kids to find crabs and stuff and off to both sides nice rock sunbathing

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Thank Connie S
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2013

this was my favoryte place dring our stay in Elba Island. the hotel was very close to the sea. very good for snorkeling and diving too!!

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Thank roman l
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Nice place but very overcrowded, no space on the beach, unless you stay on the rocks. We only lasted 2 hours on the beach, and then we decided to have a walk around.

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