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Long beach with mixed conditions

Long beach with mixture of mainly coarse sand and some pebbles, with flat rock entering into the... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2018
Pete011959
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Thame
2018

We stayed at Calypso Beach hotel, just about 100 m away from this beach. It has good sand, good... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
run4han2
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Nittedal Municipality, Norway
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

Long beach with mixture of mainly coarse sand and some pebbles, with flat rock entering into the sea in most places. Two large hotels dominate nearer to town. We found a much better, more laid back area about 1km NW of the centre and past...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pete011959
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We stayed at Calypso Beach hotel, just about 100 m away from this beach. It has good sand, good private areas if you want that, a long beach, great water, some tavernas close to it., absolutely worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank run4han2
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The beach is very long and extremely clean. The sea had a perfect temperature and nice waves; our 1,5-year toddler loved it. You can rent a deckchair and umbrella if you like.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maja_the_bee_83
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This beach was close to our apartments so we spent plenty of time here. The water is shallow and this is where we saw a lot of families having fun safely

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank geza2018
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the harbor at the far end of the Pigadia town and this was the nearest beach to visit everyday. It’s sandy and partly equipped with sun-beds run by the nearby hotels and tavernas. However, I think that it is unforgivable that they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MilicaM24
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

If you stand in the hotel against you can see and excite from the beatiful panorama sight of the Pigada harbour. But if you stand on the beach you have nothing .no facilities of tourism like water sport or rent boats parachut and "banana sea...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Explore722652
Reviewed July 23, 2018

First when we browsed through the internet for beaches in Karpathos we didn't find Pigadia beach to be the most beautiful comparing to other beaches. But when we arrived and saw what gem we had 5 minutes from our hotel we were stunned. Off course...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Matea T
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Half of the beach it's organised with chairs and omprella's, but still enough space to put your own towel and omrella at the start of thje beach. The other half of the beach i'ts UN ORGANIZED and available to anyone to enjoy more space with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elias H
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Clean beach crystal clear waters with many places to eat. Umbrellas & chairs available with waiter service too!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alexandra Alex P
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Nice long sandy beach along the promenade of Pigadia. Some water sport possibilities, shade umbrellas , nice view of the bay .

Date of experience: June 2018
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