Is the village directly on the sea?
Yes it is bordering directly with the free beach.
Is it a sand beach?
Yes it is; so is also the seabed.
Is the sea water deep?
No, it is very low.
Is the beach in front of the village free or are there bathing establishments?
The whole beach in front is a free beach and there aren’t any bathing establishments right in front.
At the campsite you can rent beach umbrellas and sunbeds (please view general rental conditions
Who is responsible for the beach?
The municipality of Scarlino
Are there a swimming pool, a football field or tennis court inside of the village?
No, there aren’t.
Arriving by train, at which train station do I need to get off and which bus do I have to take?
At the train station in Follonica you need to get off and take the Bus No. 4 towards Puntone.
How far is the village from Follonica away?
About 4.5 km
Is there a bike path passing in front of the village to Follonica?
Yes, directly in front of the village is passing a bike and a walk path.
How far is Cala Violina from the village away?
About 5.5 km.
Until Portiglioni it is possible to go by car and from there only on foot or by bike (a bit less than 4 km). The way is along the coast and offers stunning panoramic views! During your way you can also stop at other natural bays such as Cala Martina.
Are there restrictions inside of the village regarding particular breeds or sizes?
Could you leave your “not furry” kid if a bit bigger or not or if belonging to a particular race, at home?.......
Do dogs have access to the beach?
Yes, they have, but need to be led on the leash!
Can dogs have a bath in the sea?
Yes, they can, but in a particular, limited area and on the leash.
Is it compulsory also inside of the village to have the dogs on the leash?
Yes, they have also be kept on the leash.
Is there a fenced space where they can run and play without a leash?
Yes, inside of the village there are two gardens with mobility games, where you can leave your dogs without a leash and let them run freely. Both areas are also equipped with a fresh water fountain and a bowl for drinking. Furthermore, there is a container where you can leave your “dog’s business”.
Can my dog stay with me inside of the bungalow?
Absolutely yes, but please don’t let them jump on the beds!
Is the garden of each bungalow fence?
Yes, the bungalow gardens are all fenced, with a small entrance gate.
Do dogs have access to the bar or restaurant?
Yes, they have, provided that they are not wet and full of sand.
What can I do, if I’ve finished my dog’s business bags?
At the reception there is a dispenser with free bags!
Where can I leave the full bags?
Inside of the village there are everywhere special containers for the bags filled with your dog’s business.
After bathing in the sea or when they are full of sand, is there a place, where I can wash my dog?
Yes, next to the bathrooms, there is a open place with a hose.
If I need a dog sitter?
No problem, we will put you in contact with an OIPA member (international animal protection) and you can make directly your agreements with them. It is important however to contact them a few days before....
In case of need, is there a vet hospital in the area, open 24 h/day?
Yes there is a vet hospital in the area that is also equipped with a medical car to intervene directly where necessary and transport the dog to the hospital.
Do I need to show at the check-in my dog’s passport?
No, but for the protection of everybody (2- and 4-footed) it is recommended to bring it with you.
Do I need to make any preventive treatments to my dog before the arrival?
The whole area is endemic of the heartworm disease and leishmaniasis, therefore we recommend to contact your vet before your holiday.
Are bungalow all the same?
Yes, they are all the same.
The three different types are regarding only the beds of the second bedroom, which can be with another double bed (French bed) or two single beds or one single and bunk bed
Up to how many guests can stay in a bungalow?
The bungalow can accommodate up to 5 guests and a baby.
Is it possible to put a cot or a camping bed inside of my room?
No, there is not enough space to add a cot/camping bed in the room, but it is possible to put it inside of the living room, right next to the bedroom
Is my dog allowed to sleep inside of the bungalow?
Yes, your dog is allowed to sleep in the bungalow, but don’t let him jump on the beds.
Is the bungalow area equipped with Wi-Fi?
Yes, you just need to make you print out at the campsite’s reception the username and password for each device. This service is free for the bungalow guests.
Do all bungalow have a fenced garden?
Yes all the bungalow are fenced and have their small garden gate.
Do the bungalow have a reserved parking area inside?
Yes, there is a parking area for the bungalow next to them.
Are the bungalow equipped with air-conditioning?
Yes, they are equipped with air-conditioning and this service is free.
Is the final cleaning an extra cost?
No, if the bungalow is left clean and tidy.
Is bed linen included in the price?
During the seasons C, D, E bed linen is included in the price, whereas during the seasons A and B not (please view general bungalow conditions, bungalow prices
It is possible to rent the bed linen on the spot. (please view price list
Are towels included in the price?
No, they are not included in the price, but it is possible to rent them on the spot. (please view price list
Are table- and dishcloths included in the price?
No, they are not. Table- and dishcloths are not supplied.
What does 1st bungalow row mean?
These are the bungalow that are parallel to the beach.
Do the bungalow have television?
Yes, the service is free.
What is the bungalow equipment?
Are the pitches equipped with electricity?
Yes, they are. At the beginning of each road is a power box and the energy supplied is of 3 ampère.
Do the pitches have private bathrooms?
No, they don’t.
Do I need to bring electric cables with me?
Yes, the electric cable (without breakings) and the plug (blu according to CE regulations) have to be brought by the guest; from 10 to 50 m length, depending where the pitch is lying.
Can I have barbecue on my pitch?
The use of flames is forbidden. Inside of the village there is a large barbecue area. However, the use of gas barbecues is allowed.
Where can I park my car?
Outside of the village’s entrance.
During the seasons A, B and in part also in C (depending on availability) also in the parking inside.
Are warm showers with extra charge?
Yes, each shower charges 0.50 cent., with a duration of about 2.5 min. with a water stop inside, thus you can stop the water every time you want.
To make use of the showers, you have to ask at the reception a special key to be charged for which you need to leave a deposit of Euro 10.00 for each key and the deposit will be returned at the moment you bring back the key.
You decide with how many showers you want to charge the key and when you bring it back, the remaining credit will be also returned.
Do the sinks have warm water?
Yes they have.
We don’t have a camper service and it is not possible to empty the waste water on the spot, but we have a chemical WC (sewage) and it is possible to fill up with drinkable water at the reception.
Where lies the campsite’s restaurant Le Baccanti?
Directly on the sea, at the main entrance from the beach.
The restaurant offers a splendid view over the Gulf of Follonica, while you are enjoying the delicious cuisine with fresh fish and other specialities.
On request it is possible directly at the moment of booking or during check-in to book half or full board.
Your furry family members are of course allowed, on condition that they are dry and not sandy.
Do also people, who are not staying at the campsite have the possibility to eat at the restaurant Le Baccanti?
Yes, during the seasons A and B it is also possible to park inside of the campsite (depending always on the availability)
Where is the outside restaurant Il Cerro?
At about 1 km from the village; we recommend to go by car, as the road to reach it, doesn’t have a sidewalk.
Maria will welcome you and your furry family members with her simple, but tasty local cuisine. There is enough space for parking.
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