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
Beautiful Beach

This is a beautiful Beach. It is possible to rent sun lounges and sunshades at the beach and there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ankanyi
,
Bruges, Belgium
Good but not the best beach

We visited here in November so maybe not the best time of year,only a few people on the beach and... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2019
Cjay407
,
Dorchester, United Kingdom
Read all 195 reviews
All photos (132)
All photos (132)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sun chairs”(3 reviews)
“deja vu”(3 reviews)
“water shoes”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
65°
51°
Apr
71°
57°
May
77°
64°
Jun
Contact
Akti Papa Nikolaou Pagalou 8, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 72100, Greece
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Agios Nikolaos
from $59.50
More Info
from $90.39
More Info
from $457.66
More Info
Reviews (195)
Filter reviews
84 results
Traveler rating
49
24
10
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
49
24
10
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews sun chairs deja vu water shoes the water is crystal clear cafes and restaurants fish friendly staff sunbeds brollies pebbles town bay george sea euro
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 84 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful Beach. It is possible to rent sun lounges and sunshades at the beach and there are also showers. Incase you are driving, you can park on the streets next to the beach. On the flip side, there are no water sports...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Ankanyi
Reviewed January 11, 2019

We visited here in November so maybe not the best time of year,only a few people on the beach and no shops open. Maybe better in summer months.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cjay407
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

I walked past the beach after looking at the statues of Europa and the Rams Horn. It looked very clean and well laid out. I noticed than people were swimming in fairly calm water despite it being quite a windy day.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PeteWLaw
ΔΑΕΑΝ Α, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Municipal Beach Kitroplatia, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2018

The winds do not always mean there are waves in our shores, especially when they come for the south. But in paricular Kitrioplateia is definitely one of the safest from the winds as you witnessed yourself. thank you for visiting us!

Reviewed October 2, 2018

A shingle/sand beach with ample sun beds controlled by a beach warden. However, as our holiday went on we encountered the front row of beds being saved with towels from 8.00am in the morning and then people turning up a midday to use them Not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 36AndyC
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We are staying around the corner from this beach and initially thought that this would not be suitable as it isn’t sandy but the pebble is fine and would be suitable for children if they wear crocs etc. The water is crystal clear and clean...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DEllis058
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Love this place got everything around sand rocky sides good for fish spotting give them bread and you’ll be swarmed by fish 🐟, sunbeds €3plus umbrella +3 but get early or park your towel where u can

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank markhus
ΔΑΕΑΝ Α, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Municipal Beach Kitroplatia, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thank for your nice review and for sharing fisrt hand tips with the community!

Reviewed September 4, 2018

pretty nice beach , nice view and plenty of options, specially for a nice coffee by the beach or before your day starts

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Atom N
ΔΑΕΑΝ Α, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Municipal Beach Kitroplatia, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed July 7, 2018

Small beach with good infra (sunbeds and sunshades for rent - 9 EUR/day), beach service (very friendly staff) and many coffee shops and restaurants nearby. Parking was a bit challenging. The downside is a stone beach, so not the best for children. Also, it is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 930gabrielg
ΔΑΕΑΝ Α, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Municipal Beach Kitroplatia, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Dear Gabriel, thank you for sharing your experience with TripAdvisor community. Kitroplatia is a small beach with sand and pebbles in places. This makes it a perfect choice for children and anyone looking for a beautiful and clean beach, close to all amenities of a...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018

It's gravel stones which is my pet hate.Its crowded with lots of sunbeds and brollies,so you have to enjoy being close to other people.There is cafes on the beach side where you can get drinks, food from your bed and use of WC.More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Susanlockyer
ΔΑΕΑΝ Α, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Municipal Beach Kitroplatia, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Dear Susan, thank you for your review! We are glad to know that you enjoyed the location. Kitroplatia is located in the middle of Agios Nikolaos, so you get the best of both worlds: sandy beach and a cosmopolitan town. Indeed, there are many options...More

Reviewed November 9, 2017

Ideal if you want a small resort with very good local cafés and restaurants and the main tourist area and harbour of Agios Nikolaos just a few minutes walk away. Very friendly people in all places we visited. Very clean beach and water. Well taken...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank KasiaDx
ΔΑΕΑΝ Α, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Municipal Beach Kitroplatia, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us! Kitroplatia Beach has also been awarded the Blue Flag, certifying its excellent waters. So, it's great to hear that you enjoyed the clean waters and the views across Mirabello...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,548 nearby hotels
Hotel Palazzo Arhontiko Apartments
175 reviews
.01 miles away
Ikaros Art Hotel
48 reviews
.06 miles away
Pergola Hotel
109 reviews
.07 miles away
Creta Hotel
171 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,378 nearby restaurants
Archontiko
550 reviews
.09 miles away
L'Indien
688 reviews
.05 miles away
The Sailor
483 reviews
.07 miles away
Amalthea Restaurant
486 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,878 nearby attractions
Lake Voulismeni
1,780 reviews
.21 miles away
Little Train Tours
144 reviews
.15 miles away
Europa-Statue
102 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Municipal Beach Kitroplatia staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines