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A lovely sheltered beach

Kalyves town beach is clean, sheltered and sandy except for some shingle areas along the shoreline... read more

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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Great little town

We stayed just outside Kalyves, but visited most evenings to go to the beach. There are 2 sandy... read more

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Wallingford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed today via mobile

Kalyves town beach is clean, sheltered and sandy except for some shingle areas along the shoreline. There are many tavernas around the bay providing free sunloungers for customers, but “bananas” cantina which has a large lounger area at one side of the beach does charge...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed just outside Kalyves, but visited most evenings to go to the beach. There are 2 sandy sections. The Western section is opposite the large supermarket. It is closer to the mountains, so the sun goes down sooner. The Eastern section is lovely. The...More

Thank sheepibird
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great beach, in the middle of the beach it’s tiny tiny stones, (or big grains of sand!!) at the far right by the small harbour is an amazing little bit for little ones, and there is also a disability chair with a ramp and floats,...More

Thank josh R
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Charming pleasant hotel by the beach . Very friendly and helpful staff and atmosphere with good buffet food . Paradise for Salad - lovers ! Located in the charming g genuine village of Kalives with easy distance to Chania and other friendly villages . Great...More

2  Thank _solrunff
Reviewed January 6, 2018

Whether you want to lie under an umbrella or play with your family on the sand this beach will be good. Great cafes with sunbeds/umbrellas that won't usually charge if you're eating there and always cheap cocktails on the way home.

2  Thank LeavingsoonMelbourne
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Had a great one week all inclusive stay. Very good friendly staff. Clean and comfortable room with excellent sea view (room 124). All public areas very clean and well presented. Food plentiful but hot food often only warm. Daytime activities very good and well run.

1  Thank RogerShippam
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Plenty of sun beds available by the various tavernas . You only need to buy a drink etc . Toilets in Tavernas to use . Calm seas and sand beneath your feet . Just lovely plenty of parking spaces .

Thank Ann F
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Nice sandy beach with lots of bars and restaurants along the back. Warm waters and a gradual slope as you get further out with no rocks. Sun loungers and parasols available, mostly apparently free when buying something from the cafes.  Lots of free parking immediately...More

1  Thank AndrewT273
Reviewed September 29, 2017

wonderful service from beach bars and comfortable sun loungers. very clean and great sand for building sand castles with the grandchildren.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Lovely beach and safe bathing. All of the tavernas let you use their sunbeds as long as you buy a drink or food.

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Dipa J
July 16, 2018|
Response from josh R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes its ok, not the best. But the next town along (Almyrida) is great for snorkelling, although there is a small harbour on the right, if you go the other side of that it’s amazing. Or to the left of the bay is also... More