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You have simply got to experience this. The water is crystal clear and as warm as any bubble bath... read more

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scazyp
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Oakley, United Kingdom
Therma beach

Lovely place bit of a hike though, its a must visit place if you can managed the walk water so nice... read more

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Jessica B
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Lutterworth, United Kingdom
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Otherwise known as Bubble Beach. This is a beach where you can swim in volcanic heated got springs.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed today

You have simply got to experience this. The water is crystal clear and as warm as any bubble bath. Great experience but the sulpher smell does cling to the swimming costumes for a while. It is a bit of walk down from the car park...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place bit of a hike though, its a must visit place if you can managed the walk water so nice a hot, although there isn't anywhere to get changed, and if you do visit this spot switch your phone off to avoid roaming charges...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Therma Beach is down a windy gravel road which is a bit of a hike if you are not so good on your feet. You will find a beach cafe at the top & bottom of this road & they are ok. The thermal springs...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drove out here on our hired quad. Was gasping for a drink and would have liked to eat, but we hadn't been able to change any money and the cafe didn't accept card payments. Started to walk down to the thermal baths, but the path...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Orchid4841
Reviewed December 4, 2018

beach is at bottom of a sharp incline not suitable for the elderly fine if your fit soak in hot spring very relaxing and soothing unfortunately you have a long climb ahead cafe at the top is fine for a cool drink.My advice arrive early...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Thomas K
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Fantastic experience,enjoyed a hot soak in the spring and wonderful cool off in the sea,beach is Peebles and we had a visit from some goats, husband had the best ever massage for 10 Euro,we walked the 3km from our hotel Dimitra beach, where we had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Really not worth driving all that way, parking at the top then having to walk up and down the massive steep hill with small children and a pram. The cafe at the top is disgusting too. Full of flies and the old lady dealing with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ManchesterHelen82
Reviewed November 1, 2018

It was strange to experience the two extremes of water temperature in and out of the cove. A fantastic experience but I wouldn't like to walk back to the car park at the height of Summer. That hill was steep!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lsoulsby38
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Visited the Therma Beach one afternoon during our stay in July - what an experience! I knew the springs would be hot but I didn’t think it would be THAT hot! It took a lot to bracing yourself to get into the water but once...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Frazzzzle
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We got the bus from Kos Town for 3 Euro return and it stops just at the entrance. The walk down is steep and I thought I wouldn’t make the climb back up! But it’s not that bad it looks worse than it is. Sturdy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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henwgc
October 7, 2017|
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Response from Walrus05 | Reviewed this property |
Never talk about bubble bath! jan
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Fredbear_Hull
July 17, 2017|
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Response from snicobhaigh | Reviewed this property |
We went inside and it has a lot of really small rooms on the ground floor. I wonder were the rooms for massage or shower rooms???? The roof was confusing though cos it looks like it was replastered very recently. It... More
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Fredbear_Hull
July 17, 2017|
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Response from smithie63 | Reviewed this property |
hi i wondered the same but i cant find any thing out about it i have googled it but no luck yet i will find out and when i do i will post on here
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Melanie10
Cambridge
Therma Beach Closed? (1 Replies)
Hi I've read that Therma Beach is closed with a "STOP" sign and there are no organised trips going because of damage caused by the earthquake. However I've also seen recent reviews from people seeming to have visited and so if they've visited since the earthquake what the actual siutuation was. I assume that they went by car, quad bike or public bus?
August 28, 2017|
Response fromkoritsi|
This is the TA site for Therma and you're right, it's closed but people are going. https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attraction_Rev…
BarbieClassyChic
Milano
Visiting Kos (4 Replies)
hi! Me and my bf are going to Kos for one week - staying in Kardamena. We think of renting a scooter and visit Kos Town (any suggestions?), Asklepion, Zia and Therma Beach. Do you have any other suggestions? How many days you think we shoul rent a scooter? Thenx!
July 14, 2011|
Response fromCleopatra|
Hi there I would certainly think about hiring a scooter for three or four days so you can get about and see most of the island. Kos Town definitely deserves a half day or more if you are interested in the archaelogicals site, Askelpion (closed on Mondays), Zia and the stretch of coast out towards Therma Beach are all worth while. Mastihari, Tigiaki, and Marmari are worth visiting and can be combines in one day. Down the other end of the island there is the Kamari Bay and Agios Stephanos,...More
Melanie10
Cambridge
Therma Beach (2 Replies)
We'd like to visit Therma Beach but don't want to do it with an organised tour but use local buses instead. I know that the best time is early morning/late evening but don't think that will be possible by bus. Anybody know if mid afternoon is quieter than mid morning - the trip I found was morning so don't know if all the organised trips are before lunch. Where would we catch the bus from in Kos, what number/destination and does anyone have a timetable (out and return). Wouldn't want to get...More
August 27, 2017|
Response fromkeithpaulakos|
Not sure if it's open yet after the earthquake it was closed four days ago for safetey reasons, has you have to go past the cliffs above you and some have been very cracked above where you walk Through for years now