The magic of the territory in Sardinia

Porto San Paolo is a small village on Sardinia’s north-eastern coast in the heart of Tavolara and Punta Coda Cavallo Marine Preserve; it was built in the mid-50s to house a community of fishermen previously living on Tavolara island.

During the last 20 years it has expanded and undergone renovation work becoming an important tourist destination for seaside lovers seeking relaxation.

This splendid location is just 12 Km from Olbia with its port where ferries from Genova, Livorno, Piombino and Civitavecchia dock and the Costa Smeralda international airport; Golfo Aranci port and Alghero-Fertilia airport are a little further away.

A number of tourist destinations may be easily reached from the village: to the south San Teodoro, Budoni, Orosei, and to the north the most famous resorts in Costa Smeralda like Porto Rotondo, Portisco, Porto Cervo, Arzachena, Palau, Baja Sardinia.

All kinds of shops can be found in town and during the holiday season a market is held twice a week where typical local produce may be purchased often directly from the producers themselves.

Also available a ferry service to Tavolara, boat tours of the archipelago, raft rental, a small managed beach, and during the holiday season a few floating jetties to moor small to medium-sized boats.

Currently there are different options available for your stay: Hotel del Mare is our own accommodation facility and a number of apartments is selected every year and made available to our customer base.