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Small scale but authentic beach

We booked a hotel close to this beach. It looks as if you went 25 years back in time. The people... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
RenevanBreda
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Breda, The Netherlands
Family beach

90% of the population is either families with babies/small kids or elderly people. Not too crowded... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alessandro P
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good30%
  • Average34%
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“nice beach” (9 reviews)
“sun loungers” (3 reviews)
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Skala Kallonis, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked a hotel close to this beach. It looks as if you went 25 years back in time. The people are very friendly and the food and service in most restaurants is good. If you like a quit en friendly beach, where not too...More

Thank RenevanBreda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

90% of the population is either families with babies/small kids or elderly people. Not too crowded, but not your cup of tea if you're looking to relax away from screaming kids

Thank Alessandro P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit this beach. It deserves all the tourism it can get! Free sun loungers and lots of wonderful space. It sits next to some wonderful daytime and evening time restaurants and bars. Well worth a visit for some chill out time!

Thank Katie Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice quiet bay. Unable to walk far either way on the beach unless you want to walk up to the main road as it is an enclosed bay. We found the beach uncomfortable without shoes with all the wood/stones and debris. We also found plenty...More

Thank Kay H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having spent a few days on and around this beach then it has good points like quiet beach: no crowds or lines of sunbeds and umbrellas. There are a few attached to the the beach bars which are free to customers but not intrusive. The...More

1  Thank MartinWear
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top, hotel Malemi is offering Yoga and Pilates classes at the beach. The sound of birds and waves. A little breeze keeps you cool. The sea is clean and easy to go in without watershoes.

Thank Fanny1234
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Because Skala Kallonis is at the top of a large lagoon the water is more salty not as crystal-clear as the outer coast. It's very shallow so really good for kids. The sunbeds are generally free if you buy something from the taverna they are...More

Thank SkipperQueen
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Nice beach not to busy, but few amenities, nice to swim and probably due to the bay the water is quite warm.

Thank Solomon D
Reviewed 12 April 2017

In May 2016 we had the beach to our selves, great for safe swimming, sunbathing, stroll on the beach, read a book, perfect peaceful place for a holiday.

Thank Brenda T
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This island has had to endure so much hardship over last two years, with tourist bookings down 70%, I feel I owe them, for many a fantastic holiday I've had there. I love Lesvos, especially the little resort of Skala Kallonis. I'm so looking forward...More

1  Thank Maggie S
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26 January 2016|
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Response from Sandra C | Reviewed this property |
We had heard the same things about the beach but found it to be quite clean. No cigarette butts or animal poo. That was October 2015. Lovely resort as long as you don't want anything more than quiet friendly and unspoilt... More
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Response from Bletchers | Reviewed this property |
Dear Katja The beach is not really dirty, the sand is a greyish colour so not so attractive, but the water is really clear. The Hotel Malemi has an area on the beach at the end of the road from the hotel with sun beds... More
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