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Super beach

Kalivaki beach is best at the location of Kalivaki appartments. There’s a nice taverna and a beach... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
The Netherlands
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Beach side taverna

Great location basic tasty local greek food making very good place for breakfast and lunch can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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.A quiet, sandy beach, shallow water, great for children, with 2 beach bars and groups of sun beds. With rivers at either end of the sheltered cove, the beach is known locally as the "cold beach". You can work out why!You can also walk up the small...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kalivaki beach is best at the location of Kalivaki appartments. There’s a nice taverna and a beach with water dept specially suited for small childs. The more you come near the river that comes into the sea the colder the water. So you can choose...More

Thank gurt65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location basic tasty local greek food making very good place for breakfast and lunch can recommend the mossaka in particular ..Warm welcome from Dimitri and great service by Manolis..well worth a visit

Thank NancyMcWilliams
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

A sandy beach with crystal clear water that chills you on a hot summer day, yet in its depths, warm stream of water wraps around your feet. Its a must feel.

1  Thank Jelena P
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We came by Kalyvaki beach on a boat trip from Rethymno. The water is fairly cold due to a nearby river sending cold freshwater into the sea, making the first 10 cm off water cold. Apart from that it is a really nice place to...More

1  Thank Scubadoo2013
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This beach is essential of you need a little peace and quiet.. Excellent water and nice size of the small beach.

1  Thank christinebaadsgaard
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

I and my family were visiting the beach bar 2 consequent years with other family friends and children. Once some staff's friends arrived at the "rush" hour and wanted to have first line umbrella, though the first line was fully occupied, they forced us (four...More

1  Thank yana g
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Another stunning beach on this part of the island. Some water sports Refreshments Lovely little bay Clean beaches Car parking. Nice place.

Thank northants90
Reviewed 26 June 2018

A relaxing way to spend an afternoon on peaceful, beautiful beaches with golden sands.. We go weekly throughout the summer and kids love it! I recommend these beaches to our customers at The Olive Ranch Childrens Farm, play areas and picnic site as the beaches...More

Thank theoliveranch
Reviewed 11 June 2018

This beach is really well worth a visit...Its protected from the prevailing winds so just a cool breeze rather than the stronger winds normally experienced on the north coast. The beach shelves gently and is great for non-confident swimmers or kids. Sun shades plus two...More

Thank jeremyls1
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Another spectacular beach on Crete. Clearwater beautiful place… And there's a great hotel right behind the speech that has a phenomenal rooftop deck it's called the Georgioupolis Beach-Hotel. Highly recommend you could walk straight from your room down to the beach

Thank MariaThm
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25 January 2016|
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Response from NomadicTraveller7 | Reviewed this property |
The 2 respondents are correct. It is a very nice beach and there is a small hotel at the far end. There is also a nice beach bar and a separate taverna.