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Arinella and Algaio Beach

Plage de l'Arinella, Lumio, 20260 Lumio, Calvi, Corsica, France
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Small beach, coarse sand, bit ordinary

It was a windy day, so probably not the best beach weather. The beach at Calvi was more... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Les_Landau
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Canberra, Australia
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Great place to chill

With a long stretch of sand to stroll along and crystal clear water this is a great place to relax... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
ChiefsBTB
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
18 Sep 2017
“Great place to chill”
6 Sep 2017
“Small but delightful beach - Bring your own drinking water”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Plage de l'Arinella, Lumio, 20260 Lumio, Calvi, Corsica, France
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was a windy day, so probably not the best beach weather. The beach at Calvi was more protected. There is a restaurant right on the beach which would be great to go to. Not too many people but with such a small area it...More

Thank Les_Landau
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

With a long stretch of sand to stroll along and crystal clear water this is a great place to relax. Lots of places beachside to eat and drink. Great views of calvi old town.

Thank ChiefsBTB
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Charming little beach - easily accessible by car or bike, or even by taking the train and walking. The beach gets very crowded in high season, but it remains OK. The water is safe for swimming. watch out for the cost of refreshments, the only...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Lovely and quaint holiday town. Would recomend Lots of places to eat Music entertainment when we were there which was good Lots to see

Thank Jozy66
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

A large beach with lots of space and play activity area for children. Not rocky like Bastia but sand is softer as you go more south to La Marana

Thank Snarce
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely quiet beach overlooking bay and also good view of sea. Lovely small cafe on beach with cheap drinks and snacks. Cheap prices for sunbeds which was very comfy and umbrellas came with them. Lovely clear sea and could go for a while before it...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

The resorts are lovely and worth a visit, although beaches are less manicured, they are delightful and access to sea is easy.

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Nice white sand beach with easy access and few restaurants renting mattresses and umbrellas for around €15. There a nice wooden walkway along the beach. Parking is quite convenient. The beach is very clean and the water quite shallow for easy sea access. Protected in...More

1  Thank PMV V
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

The water is clean and refreshing. The large smooth rocks with a bit is sand makes this a wonderful secluded area. Sadly, we did not have our snorkel, the viewing would have been amazing. Come here not the Plage de Calvi if you have the...More

2  Thank Kevin D
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Reviewed 20 August 2013

These two beaches are both in the municipality of Lumio, and are overlooking the Gulf of Calvi, almost free of any urbanization except for the city of Calvi, at the end of the gulf. So the beaches are not only scenic, they are also very...More

5  Thank Brun066
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paradisebums
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Response from Kevin D | Reviewed this property |
To get to this beach from the centre of Bastia, take the N193 south (road of the seafront), then turn left in Arinella. The beach is indicated; there are several car parks. In summer, one can also take the free bus to the... More
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