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Lido dei Ciclopi

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Address: Via Provinciale, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
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+39 095 276601

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Amazing To See

Wandering along the prom you see this lovely island, which it is also possible to visit. Added to the other volcanic rock structures in this little fishing village, makes a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 September 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Wandering along the prom you see this lovely island, which it is also possible to visit. Added to the other volcanic rock structures in this little fishing village, makes a pleasant place to sit and take in the atmosphere

Thank SagaloutsTour
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We came back to this beach club again and again. We tried others along the coast which were a bit fancier (and more expensive) but the location and facilities here are great for families. The service from Sonia and the staff in the little café was so warm and friendly too. It's very "local" and even though we don't have... More 

Thank Rcdrich
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Could be because we entered on a weekday - but still In August - we found a reasonably peaceful lido to hang out in for a day. No loud music or kids. Mostly families or older couples. Cost to non-residents is 10 Euro/person. Very large spaces/decks to hang out on near the water. No beach - but that is typical... More 

Thank ghibesan
Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Ciclopi islands are very small and spectacular. It's very easy to visit them by boat and swim there. Sea is beautiful and geographical shapes of the islands are very impressive.

Thank Selenophilia
Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

very nice little spot but again forget the actually non existent beach The local do their walks along the road looking at the daily view with different sunset off course. This is not the place that you will spend a long time

Thank mje0250400
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2014

Absolutely wonderful for a nature, swimming and food lover as me (and my 14-year son). The water was very warm despite is was the end of September.

3 Thank Kajsalottan
Limassol, Cyprus
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

Large pool, very clean. Wooden cabins to change in, toilets dotted around, cafés and kiosks. Lots of chairs and loungers. Decking near the sea. A great day out.

Thank Sarah D
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2014

The pool , provision for sun bathing and sea swimming were really good. If you plan to go take a swim cap if you have one for the pool or you will be required to pay 3 EUROS for one and given the entry cost, any sun beds and umbrellas are extra it gets expensive.

Thank fen09
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2013

We spent a very relaxing morning swimming sunbathing and people watching here. 6 euros each to get in and extra if you want an umbrella or lounger; the white plastic chairs are free to use otherwise people lay out their towels and sunbathe on the decking. Steps down into the clear calm Mediterranean make for easy access in an area... More 

3 Thank Jilliandc9
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2013

If you like water sports you would not be bored for sure. If you like sandy beaches this is not the place to be. The best is that it never got too crowded.

1 Thank Evgeniya S

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