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Holiday combined with a baptism!.

I really loved this place. I was expecting it to be a holiday centre so was not shocked in the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tikki A
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Barnstaple, England, United Kingdom
Olympic Beach

A long sandy beach with many cafes where you can rent sunbeds and umbrellas by ordering a drink. A... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
CarlosS5903
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I really loved this place. I was expecting it to be a holiday centre so was not shocked in the least by the hoards of people arriving to enjoy the beach facilities, restaurants and beautiful weather. We stayed in a small Hotel just 15 mins...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tikki A
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Olympic Beach might be a good place for the elderly (in the off season) or families with young children, but it is definitely not for young adults or groups of friends that want to enjoy the night life. First of all the village is too...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Its a coastal village full with hotels and rooms to rent. Big plus for the place that there are a lot of places and choices to eat and have a drink. The see is descent and depends if its windy or not

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank fok247
Reviewed September 9, 2018

A long sandy beach with many cafes where you can rent sunbeds and umbrellas by ordering a drink. A bit crowded, but it's to be expected. Doughnut vendors, Henna artists, friendship bracelet dudes going along the coast, same as in Paralia. Prices are also the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CarlosS5903
Reviewed August 28, 2018

This stretch of coast has a wide variety of beaches, some sandy and some stony. Some are very packed if close to a major town and stony e.g. Leptokaria, others are better, such as this one, which is in front of a camping area, has...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Greg O
Reviewed August 24, 2018

The beach it self is quit crowded during high-season but when you get in the water you can move freely. You pay for sunbed by ordering food or drink for a minimum of 3,5-4 euro.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank soniasvensson
Reviewed August 15, 2018

a nice touristic village .with long beaches and nice cafes and bars and restaurants.and a pedestrail area with shops and souvenir shops.a great place to spend the day and the holidays of your choice.3 kilometers from paralia beach and 7 from the city of katerini.the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This is my 5th time in Greece and I have never seen so dirty sea so far. I don't know whether it depends on weather or what's the problem but I am disappointed. My parents go here regularly in September and they don't complain. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Too crowdy and noisy. The sea was not clean and the sun beds were to near to each other. There were few privat beaches which applied high rates for the sun bed ,for instance one asked to order a drink every 3 hours .

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Antoneta P
Reviewed August 1, 2018

If you want to be quiet and relax on the beach, choose another place. You have to know that this place is full of Serbian families with minimum 2, maximum 5 children. This could not be a problem but their parents sitting on sunbeds and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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hayesy_1
Geelong, Australia
Adler beaches (7 Replies)
Hello I'm looking to visit Adler for 3 nights in June and just wondering if Olympic Beach is the best beach to visit and stay close too. I will have a car so can visit other areas. We're four 30 year old males looking for a swim during the day and a few beers at night. Thanks
January 19, 2018|
Response fromLada_Sl|
Oh. Water is usually about 18C in June. To my mind, it's pretty chilly. I'm not sure, that Olympic beach is really a beach. Many sources refer to it as to an embankment or a promenade, 7 km of a lovely walk. (Or maybe I'm just missing something here.)
Balazs D
Budapest, Hungary
First holiday in Greece with our 1,5 years old little boy! (2 Replies)
Dear All, could anyone help us to find the best place in Turkey? Our preferences: - direct connection to sandy beach - kids friendly accomodation 4* or 5* - not too far from airport app. 1 hour - not a most frequented place (Olympic beach, Halkidiki etc) Thank you for your assistance in advance. Kind regards, Balazs
March 06, 2014|
Response frommarg001|
Do you mean Turkey or Greece?
pi2a
Sofia
Bus from Katerini to Olympiaki Akti (Olympic beach)? (0 Replies)
Hello! Can you please tell me how can I find the bus schedule and rates of the bus from Katerini to Olympiaki Akti? I couldn't find the information on KTEL site (as it was in Greek :( ). Can you please advise me on reliable transportation? And do you know when is the last bus from Katerini to Olympiaki Akti too? Thank you!
July 08, 2015|