We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Short mountain hike and beach

We went there with friends from Barcelona, the beach is a bit far from the city ( 1 and half hours... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
TravElkouteini
,
Doha, Qatar
via mobile
Cala Estreta

Best beach in Costa Brava. It needs hiking about 25 minutes from parking place. Very beautiful... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Gennady P
via mobile
Read all 89 reviews
54
All photos (54)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Sep 1, 2018
“Short mountain hike and beach”
Aug 5, 2018
“Cala Estreta”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
54°
35°
Dec
54°
34°
Jan
56°
34°
Feb
Contact
17230 Girona, Spain
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Girona
from $91.60
More Info
from $23.20
More Info
Reviews (89)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveler rating
5
1
1
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
5
1
1
1
1
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We went there with friends from Barcelona, the beach is a bit far from the city ( 1 and half hours) we reached the area then we had to walk in the mountain to reach the beach side for around 2 KM. To reach the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank TravElkouteini
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Best beach in Costa Brava. It needs hiking about 25 minutes from parking place. Very beautiful place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gennady P
Reviewed April 5, 2018

While I had expected to enjoy the seashore, we could only enjoy the breeze. there was no one around. the food at the ONLY restaurant (forgetting its name) on the shore was also just mediocre & highly priced.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank mailmearun
Reviewed December 17, 2017

You have to want to go, the walk is moderately hard, it is very hot, there is no water on sale, no ice cream, no public toilets, no sun beds to rent and nothing to do except swim, relax, walk, talk and take in the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank Kabwe
Reviewed March 7, 2017

his beach looks very nice but it is for locals basically. The place lacks of everything, no water, no toilets, no food, nothing. To reach the beach takes ages walking crossing loose soil which make it slippery and dangerous when walking down those hills, up...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Cor S
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

This is a small naturist beach only accessible by bike or on foot, in this case I recommend to you to use sport shoes. Once you get the beach, water shoes are recommended to use because there are many stones. The water is very clear...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank David G
Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We went to this Cala with a couple of friends. It was a really nice beach but the access difficult. It is nice if you want walk for a little bit and then enjoy the sun. The beach is nice, although there are some nudists...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank 975cristinaj
Reviewed August 1, 2015

We like longish walks and this area is one of the few in Costa Brava where you can escape the crowds and car parks. We followed the coast path from Platja de Castell via the Iberian archaeological site. On arrival at Cala Estreta we noticed...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank pony2323
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Having read all wonderful reviews about "the best beach on Costa Brava" - we decided to find Cala Estreta at any cost. We had been going to the neighbourhood beaches for 5 years and felt obliged to discover the new place which was believed to...More

Date of experience: June 2014
18  Thank Maria Y
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 nearby hotels
La Malcontenta Hotel
220 reviews
1.23 miles away
Hotel Sant Roc
393 reviews
1.42 miles away
Hotel Garbi
296 reviews
1.53 miles away
Hotel Mediterrani
288 reviews
1.56 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 583 nearby restaurants
La Blava
589 reviews
1.66 miles away
El Balco de Calella Restaurant
297 reviews
1.43 miles away
Fiego
506 reviews
1.55 miles away
Isabella's By the Sea
89 reviews
1.46 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 158 nearby attractions
Jardi Botanic de Cap Roig
718 reviews
1.72 miles away
Triton Diving Llafranc
95 reviews
2.29 miles away
La Fosca Beach
610 reviews
1.59 miles away
Playas de Calella
596 reviews
1.67 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Barbs25
February 28, 2018|
Answer
Response from Kabwe | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are buses to Parafugel and then either take the tourist bus or a short taxi ride will get you there. Alternatively you can book a taxi transfer if there are a lot of you, we did one with 8 people one day.
0
Votes