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Gorgeous beach

This is a vast expanse of sand close to a shallow and clean part of the sea. On the left, as you... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
202Elizabeth
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Torquay, United Kingdom
Great views of Calvi bay

Charming and calm beach in early morning. Easy access from main road Calvi-Lumio. Sandy beach with... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
tiasix
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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24 Sep 2018
“Gorgeous beach”
4 Aug 2018
“Great views of Calvi bay”
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Plage de l'Arinella, Lumio, 20260 Lumio, Calvi, Corsica, France
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

This is a vast expanse of sand close to a shallow and clean part of the sea. On the left, as you look out to sea, there are cafes that seem to now have rights over parts of the beach and you can pay for...More

Thank 202Elizabeth
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Charming and calm beach in early morning. Easy access from main road Calvi-Lumio. Sandy beach with big rocks, great for sunbathing. Free Parking next to the beach. Pricey restaurant, small beer (0.25) 5,5€.

1  Thank tiasix
Reviewed June 13, 2018 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

1  Thank Les_Landau
Reviewed September 18, 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.

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Reviewed September 6, 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

1  Thank kissthesunsetpig
Reviewed June 29, 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
Reviewed August 24, 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

1  Thank Snarce
Reviewed August 14, 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

Thank lauraanne98
Reviewed July 25, 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
Reviewed June 14, 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 PMVV
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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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