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Crowded in August, but a nice day beach for kids

This is the only beach we visited in Cassis. We stayed a week in August. It is very crowded. It is... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
BrooklynSarah
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Caversham, United Kingdom
Nice relaxing day at the beach πŸ–

Nice small beach that gets super crowded by 1030-1100. Very small parking section in front with a... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
RxVacation
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San Dimas, California
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

Had a great meal with lovely views over the bay. We had the Plat de Jour menu at 33.90 Euros and was excellent, with half bottle of Rose' Total bill 94.00 Euros.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graham J
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Oops, the review I posted for Plage du Corton entitled Cassis Main Beach should have been for this beach! Very Pleasant beach, busy but not too crowded in mid September even at weekends. Most people come & go quite quickly so there always space available....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Colin G
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Cassis is a lovely town with lots going for it. The beach is an added bonus rather than a star attraction. It’s mainly pebbly and was very crowded in the day we visited. Despite being August and hot weather the sea was absolutely freezing and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Global_Gallivanting
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This is the only beach we visited in Cassis. We stayed a week in August. It is very crowded. It is a pebble beach but small sandy strips are good for kids. If you go with kids, I recommend visiting before 10am and scouting out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BrooklynSarah
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Nice small beach that gets super crowded by 1030-1100. Very small parking section in front with a few coveted spots. Good luck in getting a space there. We parked at Mimosa lot which is just a short distance away. Probably better there since there is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RxVacation
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This small beach is right at the front of beautiful Cassis. It's small but sandy, and backed by amazing cliffs. A couple of small cafes are at the beachfront too, but expect to pay South of France prices. It gets super-busy in the summer, but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank vaugc002
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Certainly not too crowded on a Monday in June. Its a little away from town, but it is very close to the road.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TomM1951
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Very happy at how clean the beach was. Early morning you have more locals around and visitors that practice paddle boarding. Gets crowded by noon. So get there early to save a spot.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SteveTravels365
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Each visit to Cassis, we walk along the beach – or at least along the walkway. Beautiful view of the water and cove. This last visit was during the winter, so no one was in the water, but some were walking about. Even during the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 7, 2017

Beautiful clean beach, easy access to the sea. Plenty of places to grab a drink or something to eat. Not too busy even in July

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Moyra S
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