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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travel to Rome 3 times a year and explore everywhere possible in the 4 weeks we are there,including other towns like Naples Florence ect yes we do have a car which is a must to get to many lovely places but if you want...More

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

After a 40 minute train ride from Rome we enjoyed a short walk from the train station to find beautiful crystal clear water with sparkling black sand. Chair/umbrella rental available and affordable from one of the many beach clubs. Kayak, canoe, and paddle boards also...More

1  Thank Stacy M
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We wandered down the main street in Castel Gandolfo and collected these amazing sights of the lake and the streetscape

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Fully recommended. Pay 10 euros for a lounge chair and umbrella at any of the beach spots. Being food with you. Put lots of sun screen and enjoy! Water is very clean and views are amazing.

4  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We got the train from Rome to Castel Gandolfo, turn left out of the station and walk down the hill to the beach areas. Theres a few to choose from on your right, i think they are all the same, sun lounger, parasol and pedalos....More

2  Thank Panick_Times
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at a lovely apartment at Castel Gandolfo Hotel in the little town with the same name for a couple of days. Our balcony overlooked the lake which we visited the next day. It was beautiful place with warm clear water, we hired a...More

2  Thank Diana N
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Fabulous lake set in a old Volcano. Warm water and you can hire kayaks, windsurf or a pedlo. Had a great day out and it's only a 50 min train ride from Rome Termini. Station is close by and a short walk. Get off at...More

Thank bethand34
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Best decision we made during our trip to hot-summer-Rome was to go here for a day! 40 minutes from Termini with a nice train to Castel Gandolfo! When you arrive you can go up the hill to a small beautiful town, or down the hill...More

3  Thank Aknitak
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite place near Rome. The water is perfectly clear, the place is very quiet and we used the kayak for a very modest price, a beautiful experience. We recommend this place.

1  Thank Giacomo I
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This is a gorgeous lake that is well worth your 30 minute train ride from Rome. Make the trip. Have dinner on about can I have one of the great restaurants there and enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Albano.

1  Thank Jon M
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