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Address: Ayia Napa, Cyprus

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Pebbles and sand

What a long stretch of a beach. The part closer to the harbour is full of pebbles but the further away you walk, it becomes sandy. There are quite a few restaurants and bars... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Arianne M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a long stretch of a beach. The part closer to the harbour is full of pebbles but the further away you walk, it becomes sandy. There are quite a few restaurants and bars that were more reasonably priced. Somewhere in the middle there's also water activities like jet skis and parasailing.

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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to this beach every day when we stayed in ayia napa on the first week of October. Weather was great. Great opportunity for sun bathing as it is packed with sun beds, you do have to pay for the sun beds and umbrella its around 20 euros for 2 beds and a umbrella. The beach is right next to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

On one section of the beach it is particularly Rocky so be careful. However there are "sandbag" paths you can use to access the water and keep your feet safe from harm. Renting a deck chair & umbrella are €2.50 each. Beach is relatively easy going but busy.

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Thank Michael B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Too busy (at least for my taste). The actual sand area is tiny. The seashore and sea is full of rocks (the beach has multiple "sandbags made tracks" for tourists to get to the sea)

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Thank Gustavo P
Macau
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

There are much better beaches in Ayia Napa, but Nissi is too loud, though it's a wonderful beach. On the contrary, Pantachou is the best beach to relax, thanks to the wonderful (and not so loud) music played by the wonderful DJ from nearby Paradisos Beach Bar. I could go to Pantachou Beach every day just because of that. Amazing,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

We was at Nissi beach one day, and the other 13 days we stayed at this beach. The water was much cleaner and clear here than Nissi beach.

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Warsaw, Poland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

This is by far worst beach in Ayia Napa. A lot of rocks, 5 cm of sand. There is sandbag path leading into deeper water, with a bit less rocky bottom, but it is very slippery, so be careful.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

Visited mid afternoon and this particular beach was packed, everyone like a tin of sardines! However, the waters were beautiful, crystal clear and very calm. Very near to Ayia Napa harbour so the very loud music coming from the boat trips/parties were off-putting.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

Best visited by boat which will give you the best views of the caves and a well worth while half day out, boat trips are not particulary expensive but ver enjoyable.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2016

I decide to do this review beacause was great experience for me, i was the luckiest person from my group who saw a real turtle in touching in close to 8 days in our trip in Cyprus. I feel blessed finding this turtle because are pretty rare in that period and in this part of Cyprus when are many people... More 

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