The thousand shades of a crystal blue sea, the white sand and the Mediterranean maquis make Sardinia a unique island, which offers visitors and its inhabitants breathtaking views.
Mercure Olbia is located in the north-eastern coast, in the center of the city of Olbia, ideal starting point for holidays in Costa Smeralda and its surroundings. Its strategic position allows you to easily reach the main attractions and the most beautiful beaches of Northern Sardinia.
The most beautiful beaches of Sardinia near us
Among the most beautiful beaches near us we recommend the long coast of Pittulongu in the shape of a half moon that is 7 km from Olbia and the recreational beach of Porto Istana 13 km from Olbia, consisting of four beautiful coves. These two beaches are easily reachable through the transport services of Olbia.
Going south we head towards San Teodoro, where we meet the famous beach of Cala Brandinchi, also known as Little Tahiti, characterized by a long and narrow strip of white sand and olive trees overlooking the transparent sea. Next to it there is the beach of Lu Impostu, which is part of the same protected area and surrounded by Mediterranean vegetation. Inside the town of San Teodoro, we can access the famous beach La Cinta, 5 km of beach, very popular throughout the year. In the area of Capo Coda Cavallo we remember the charming beach of Punta Est, well protected from the wind.
Along the scenic road north-east of Olbia, we find ourselves in the area of Golfo Aranci with the beautiful beaches of Cala Sos Aranzos and Cala Moresca, consisting of small coves that represent the paradise for lovers of scuba diving. The famous beach of Cala Sabina is considered one of the most beautiful beaches of Gallura, reachable by train or by car from Olbia. The White Beach is a beautiful white sandy beach, largely free, with a unique panorama.
Between Golfo Aranci and Porto Rotondo we come across the beach of Marinella, remained untouched and rich in vegetation, with many paths leading to the beach, ideal for families. Another very famous beach of Porto Rotondo is the beach of Punta Lepre, located in the center of the marina, a landmark for visitors and residents. The most frequented beach of Porto Rotondo, however, is the Ira beach, one of the few remaining completely free, with 25 m of white sand and transparent waters. On the opposite side there is the beach of Contro Ira, from the particular gray ochre sand, with parking just a few meters from the beach, with the possibility of renting deck chairs and umbrellas, as well as canoes for a trip along the coast.