Very big waves and not suitable for kids and young adults, lots of people trying to sell you things.
About Kata Beach
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We do like Kata Beach, but it's difficult to walk along the strip without being approached by suit makers and characters on mopeds trying to make a hussle. My daughter was ready to leave after the first half hour. The beach itself is nice with...More
Although the beach is known to be rough at times (good for surfing), there are plenty of spots that are set up (between flags) for safe swimming.
We are staying 5 mins walk from the beach. There were some solid rain periods the night before. The sand and shoreline was full of food package wrapping. Even saw condoms floating in the water. Stayed 15 minutes went back to hotel pool.
Kata was probably the least crowded and most pleasant beach south of Patong, with a nice main road, except that Club Med had purchased land back in 1985 so there are only two access roads to the beach because this monstrosity bloks access and vision...More
Kata beach is a little bit overrated. Overall pretty clean but the local hawkers are annoying. We are used to dealing with this kind of approach but some of these guys are just relentless. We finally settled down in a couple of beach chairs, purchased...More
Been here recently with my wife. This is a nice beach with white sand. This beach is a very good place to relax. Some plastics can be found though.