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Gets better every year

We visit the promenade in Castellammare regularly and each year it improves wit ongoing... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Dave W
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Slowly making a comeback

Castellammare was once a resort town. Bad management meant that the thermal baths went bankrupt... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Maria M
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Corso Giuseppe Garibaldi, 80053 Castellammare Di Stabia, Italy
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Great views from the top. So glad we got off the train to visit. We t was so leaceful and quiet at the top. There’s a small cafe to buy drinks.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Welker88
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We visit the promenade in Castellammare regularly and each year it improves wit ongoing restoration. The avenues of trees and many drinking fountains with nearby shops and bars make it a favourite for an evening stroll to take in the sunsets and dream of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dave W
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Ideal place for walking and enjoying the Vesuvio view when in Castellamare! There are some cafes and places to rest and drink.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marta Z
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Popped down to the coast to walk the promenade, wish I didn’t bother tbh. There is no beach, just grasses up areas of rubbish. People walk their dogs along and obviously don’t pick up after themselves. Lots of tweens hanging around this area during the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Castellammare was once a resort town. Bad management meant that the thermal baths went bankrupt. (They had one of the biggest spas in Italy). At the moment there is talk of it being sold and reopened. The promenade has recently been done up and is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Maria M
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Recently finished, this walk along the seafront is very nice. The path weaves along beside grass and planted islands and there are water fountains every so often. Popular with joggers and cyclists as well as locals going for a stroll. Nice views across the bay...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

The promenade is a nice place to stroll with an old bandstand left from the resort's former days of glory. There is some work in progress to tidy the gardens and make improvements. There are places to sit, statues and drinking fountains but when we...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

The beach walk in Stabia is great. We arrived on a Saturday morning as the beach was being swept and cleaned of ocean debris. Unfortunately, each day's tide brings in more mess. This is not a beach for sun bathing and swimming. But the walk...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank nauasumom
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This recently renovated stretch of seafront is perfect for wandering up and down to find where you might want to eat or drink but also to soak up the atmosphere and enjoy the views across the bay to Vesuvius and Naples. It's relatively busy in...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The refurbished promenade is enjoyed by people of all ages. Fantastic views across the gulf to Napoli and Vesuvio, grey sunsets and loads of bars, restaurants and ice cream, some for as little as 75cents a cone. There are often events as well. While we...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dave W
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Response from Dave W | Reviewed this property |
I think there is probably still some pollution there but it is improving. I swam on several days with my cousin who is from Castellammare and we had no problems but were careful not to swallow any water! It is one of the... More