Spiaggia di Sansone, Portoferraio

(4.6/5 based on 1,300+ reviews on the web)
Against a backdrop of lush green cliffs, the turquoise waters at Spiaggia di Sansone contrast with the white of the pebble beach. Descend a slightly steep path to reach the sheltered cove. Beware of jellyfish, although the water is so clear they can be seen easily. By using our Portoferraio tour planner, you can arrange your visit to Spiaggia di Sansone and other attractions in Portoferraio.
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  • The most beautiful beach, a little wild. The seabed to Samson is spectacular, it feels like swimming in an aquarium with hundreds of glances and salps near shore. With my Gopro I did clips and photos.
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  • Although this place is hidden but is nice to visit. I went there with my wife and enjoyed the serenity 
  • Previous week ferragosto, the island pretty much already to the CAP, we reached the beach by scooter and drove towards the 9:30 and there was already a lot of people! Difficult to achieve especially if you have many bags, but gorgeous! It was the only place where we saw many fish! Pebble Beach and sea, the entrance but also the return of the water is very difficult because the shoreline is a cliff on the crashing of the waves! Very small beach and umbrellas for hire are scattered without any particular order, and it is not clear where you can and cannot wear, maybe this should better organize this point! Still very nice!
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  • Most amazing beach i have ever seen!!! Unfortunately a lot of people...
  • According to me is the most beautiful beach of elba ... you reach the parking lot with a narrow path and bumpy, difficult to those who want to get to the beach with the stroller. 10 minutes walk and you will get on this corner of paradise. EC public beach and equipped with deck lounges and bars for bath it is possible to access the campsite paying € 1, input
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  • The most beautiful of the island! Beautiful beach but in August super crowded. There are both shores that the free beach. To find parking you must arrive early in the morning, Cost10 € all day. Can be reached along a dirt path about 15 minutes ... maybe not suitable at all for this
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  • Amazing. Approaching along a path a little steep. The Pebble Beach has some amazing colors. Recommended to arrive early to enjoy the place. The BAR is there but not provided, the bare minimum. There are no bathrooms.
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  • Spectacular unique coloured Cove on Elba. Smooth white pebbles that are perfect for a thermal path and blue green water of advertising. Two flaws: the path to reach it is not simple and dangerous with children and there is a bathroom. You have to go to camping close to a euro. The sea was very choppy and after one meter deep.
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