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Quiet in May

Little bit of a walk through the allotments, but still quiet relaxing. Need to go to the left of... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2017
007Suzie
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Swimming and windsurfing

It is a nice beach to go for windsurfing, start our end a downwind run with an sup, swim or even... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
mi f
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Sep 5, 2018
“Swimming and windsurfing”
Jul 15, 2017
“Not the sandiest beach....”
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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

It is a nice beach to go for windsurfing, start our end a downwind run with an sup, swim or even surf, there were even free sunbeds and umbrellas in 2018! Nice shade from trees on the beach too

Date of experience: September 2018
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ΔΑΕΑΝ Α, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Karavostasi Beach, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

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Reviewed July 15, 2017

....but quieter and visited by locals. A great place to be later in the day, and we enjoyed early evening at the friendly Maria's Kantina on the beach. Small and simple menu, but we enjoyed a tasty and satisfying meal of souvlaki, salad, bread and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Little bit of a walk through the allotments, but still quiet relaxing. Need to go to the left of the beach where there is an amazing little café/taverna with good wholesome food, delicious and really cheap. Small menu but worth it. Beach was good but...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 007Suzie
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

This beach is about 15 mins walk from the centre of Istron. It has a very out of the way feel with few people around and just one discrete cantina. The beach is fairly narrow and pebbly. There is a dusty track adjoining the back...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank ian_wren
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Huge rocks make it less inviting. Free sun loungers and a little cantina that looked good for Greek salads and chicken souvlaki..

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank bennybear
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The beach want the best I had been to but the big bonus was no crowds. Very limited beds so get there early and beds are free. It's rocky onto sand which is ok. The beach bar serves good food and reasonable prices. All in...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Simon C
Reviewed July 15, 2016

This beach is quiet and untouched at one end and has the benefit of a small cantina close to the shore line at the other. The setting is lovely for young and old alike. With stunning views in a peaceful setting it's also an ideal...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Denny142
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Sandy beach and shallow in places. There are some pebble area where I advise sand shoes to be warn. Sun loungers with parasols are available and there is also a cantina open from early morning to late. Late as in when you leave! The food...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank 432sandrar
Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

We walked to this beach which was 20 mins walk away from the famous volisima bay but we liked this quieter bay which was beautiful and quiet with a cafe with food and drinks .well worth a visit.csr a bonus to get there easier.there us...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank sue c
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Very nice and quite beach :-) not to crowded. But it's not too easy to find. With a nice little beach bar. We liked it very much! :-)

Date of experience: May 2016
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