Campomarino di Maruggio beaches, accommodations, nature, things to do and see

Updated at: 25-03-2024

Campomarino di Maruggio beaches, accommodations, nature, things to do and see

One of the most beautiful seaside places in Puglia, and in all of Salento, is undoubtedly Campomarino di Maruggio, with its splendid golden  beaches and Mediterranean dunes that embrace the crystalline sea for a long stretch.

Campomarino di Maruggio is a wonderful seaside resort in the province of Taranto and is part of the municipality of Maruggio. The center of Maruggio is less than 1 km away from the sea and the coast is mainly populated during the summer. The territory of Campomarino di Maruggio is characterized by the vast olive groves in the hinterland and by the strong presence of Mediterranean scrub along the long stretch of dunes along the coast.

Campomarino di Maruggio beach

Campomarino di Maruggio beach

The Campomarino di Maruggio beach is located a few hundred meters from the town of Maruggio and occupies a large stretch of the coast of the seaside resort.

On the beach, visitors can enjoy a very wide shoreline that covers a large stretch of coast, on the left side of the marina, and which extends into the large stretch of dunes rich in Mediterranean scrub.

The Campomarino di Maruggio beach has light-colored sand that brings out the beauty and naturalness of the seabed.

Campomarino Sea

Type Name Access Parking
Beach Campomarino Beach Free Available
Beach Ayala Beach Free Available
Lido Lido dei Cavalieri Free Available
Beach Beach of Commenda Free Available
Lido Lido Posto 9 Payment services Available
Beach Madonnina Beach Free Available
Lido Tayaga Beach Payment services Available
Beach Piri Piri Beach Free Available
Beach Campomarino Dunes Beach Free Available
Beach Giannarelli Beach Free Available
Lido Lido Fuori Rotta Payment services Available
Lido Tuareg Payment services Available

Campomarino di Maruggio What to see

Campomarino di Maruggio What to see

Among the main things to see in Campomarino in first place there is nature, with olive trees, natural parks, sea, coastal dunes and Mediterranean scrub

Along the coastal road you will realize from the landscape rich in centuries-old olive trees that the local economy is purely agricultural and you will notice many farms and farms where you can stop to admire their beauty and be able to use their services.

Moving along the coast of Campomarino it is possible to visit the many free beaches maintained in an impeccable way, with turquoise water and shallow waters, which mix with the green of the Mediterranean scrub

Among the things that you will not fail to see are the Port visible from all over the coast and the Saracen watchtower Torre delle Moline.

Campomarino di Maruggio What to do

Campomarino di Maruggio What to do

Campomarino di Maruggio offers everything that an Apulian town offers from the gastronomic point of view and from the point of view of hospitality by its inhabitants.

The inhabitants are extremely hospitable and helpful, the food is something incredible, if we think of the standards we are used to in modern cities, and it is entirely produced and processed on site following traditional methods handed down from generation to generation.

Among the activities that you can do in Campomarino di Maruggio there are: excursions in the countryside, excursions on the dunes, sea activities, boat trips, excursions to the nearby cities of art or sea, enjoying the sun on the beach, taking advantage of the gastronomic goodness of the territory.

Campomarino di Maruggio Sea

The beautiful beach and the ancient tower are two well-known tourist attractions that you will not fail to visit.

Take a walk to the Port of Campomarino to enjoy a magnificent sunset at the foot of the ancient Torre delle Moline.

Our advice is to visit the beach of Campomarino di Maruggio Taranto even in September when it is less crowded and you can enjoy the days in complete relaxation.

Campomarino di Maruggio Port

Campomarino di Maruggio Port

One of the most interesting areas in the urban area is the Port which is located not far from the ancient Saracen watchtower called Torre Moline.

A large restaurant divides the port into two areas. One is the marina, the other is the port for local fishing boats.

In the summer this area of โ€‹โ€‹the Port is very lively, full of markets and various types of outdoor shows.

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Campomarino di Maruggio the Dunes

Campomarino di Maruggio the Dunes

The Campomarino dunes are the jewel of the coast, with some exceeding 12 meters in height, and having a documented age of 7500 years.

The Campomarino di Maruggio dunes have been declared a Site of Community Interest.

They are an area under protection following the construction of the coastal road a few decades ago, and the danger that the road creates for the survival of the dunes.

Despite the construction of the road, the native plants, flowers and fauna have survived and even today, with the help of new regulations on the behavior to be maintained in the area, they are able to reproduce and thus preserve the presence of the dunes.

Campomarino di Maruggio saracen Tower of the Moline

Near the beach of Campomarino di Maruggio it is easily visible, and due to its height distinguishable from the surrounding area, the Torre delle Moline.

The Torre delle Moline was built in 1473 for the purpose of sighting the Saracens when they were still at a great distance at sea.

Saracen pirates and looters for centuries attacked and plundered the territory without mercy.

The Torre delle Moline was used to spot enemies and prepare the territory to defend itself from external attacks.

The town of Campomarino di Maruggio developed on the coast just around the ancient watchtower.

The name of the tower comes from the fact that the mills, that is the tools used for grinding cereals, were deposited in this area.

Campomarino di Maruggio Hotel

In Campomarino di Maruggio there is only one 4-star hotel, the Grand Hotel Dei Cavalieri, located about 650 meters from the sea.

The Grand Hotel Dei Cavalieri offers all the comforts needed for a luxurious holiday such as swimming pool, restaurant, organized excursions and private beach with shuttle.

The other 4-star hotel closest to Campomarino di Maruggio is the Hotel Costa D'Oro. The Hotel Costa D'Oro is located about 5 km from Campomarino, in Torre Ovo, and is only a few tens of meters from the beach of Torre Ovo.

Campomarino di Maruggio Villas and Accommodations

Campomarino di Maruggio Villa Masseria

There are many private villas, apartments and B & Bs where you can stay to spend your holidays in Campomarino di Maruggio.

From Campomarino it is easy to get around to make excursions in the surrounding area or just get away a little to visit the nearby cities of art and sea: Ostuni is 45 km away, Gallipoli 40 km away and Brindisi about 50 km away.

Many of the structures offer on request a shuttle service from Brindisi airport which is about half an hour away by car.

If you are on vacation and looking for a place to stay in Campomarino di Maruggio we recommend:

Villa delle Agavi

Villa delle Agavi is located on the coast of Campomarino facing the sea. You can enjoy an incredible view of the dunes and the sea while relaxing in the garden of the villa.

The property has private parking and the apartments have a private patio, a fully equipped kitchen, lounge, private bathroom complete with everything and washing machine, with washing machine and parking.

During your moments of relaxation you can enjoy the private garden with barbecue or venture out for walks on the beach or diving into the sea.

Villa I Tamarigi

In front of the beach of Campomarino di Maruggio, Villa I Tamarigi welcomes you. The place is ideal for windsurfing, fishing and water sports.

The property offers a garden with barbecue, terrace overlooking the sea, playground, free bicycles and all the amenities to welcome visitors.

The villa has three bedrooms, each with private bathroom with shower and bidet, a large equipped kitchen, large living room with seating area.

The staff is happy to welcome German, English, Italian and French-speaking foreign tourists.

Villa Frida in Salento

Just 15 minutes walk from the beach, Villa Frida welcomes you with its wonderful garden with barbecue and private parking

The villa offers 3 bedrooms, a full kitchen with dishwasher and washing machine, a bathroom with bathtub.

What is the most beautiful beach in Campomarino?

The most beautiful beach in Campomarino is Spiaggia D'Ayala.