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AKA Reneta Beach

The nearest beach to the Katakolon port is Plakes Beach. The beach does not have sand but pebbles... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
ITRT
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Virginia
relaxing stroll

decided to spend time on the beach away from the ship, walked a good way on the beach which is... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
debbie m
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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25 Sep 2018
“Great find!”
14 Sep 2017
“They call this a beach because.......”
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We were at Katakalon for a day during our recent cruise. We weren't interested in going to the Olympic site so instead decided on a day at the beach. I had researched beaches and found this one close by. It was only a short walk...More

2  Thank Joanne W
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

The sea happens to meet the shore. The only reason anyone one talks about this place is because it has a name. Nothing romantic. Just a place to walk into the Ionian Sea, and that ain't bad. An easy walk from Katakolo, but go elsewhere...More

2  Thank differentname
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We were at Katakalon for a day during our recent cruise. We weren't interested in going to the Olympic site so instead decided on a day at the beach. I had researched beaches and found this one close by. It was only a short walk...More

2  Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The sea happens to meet the shore. The only reason anyone one talks about this place is because it has a name. Nothing romantic. Just a place to walk into the Ionian Sea, and that ain't bad. An easy walk from Katakolo, but go elsewhere...More

2  Thank differentname
Reviewed 10 November 2016

The nearest beach to the Katakolon port is Plakes Beach. The beach does not have sand but pebbles. The water is clear and people were snorkeling in a designated area. There is a bar and you can rent sun umbrellas and sun beds. There is...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

decided to spend time on the beach away from the ship, walked a good way on the beach which is quite compacted as used by vehicles, went to a beach bar offering free sunbeds and wifi, very pleasant, nice staff. Sea very shallow for a...More

Thank debbie m
Reviewed 9 September 2016

the plakes beech is great here well worth a visit if you go to katakoloalso you have to go on the beer bike x

Thank susan p
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