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Only choice for Chios!

We visited many beaches in Karfas, this is the only well organised one. The beach is mostly sand... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Öyküm G
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
One of the most famous and popular beaches of Chios...

Karfas is located 7 Km south of the Chios and is among the most well-known beaches with a fine... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Emel Y
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  • Average23%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“sand”(5 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Eparchiaki Odos Chiou-Ormou Karfa, Karfas 821 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Good for everyone incl children and nice sand beach. It's the only organised beach on Chios with cafes, sunbeds, umbrellas. It gently shelves so it's easy to walk in. The Oasis Cafe is good place and stands out, well run and welcoming.

Thank Grecophile2011
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Overall a lovely beach eith sand the water is rather shallow and requires quite a bit of wading. Clean, organised with cafes providing provender, it tends to take quite a bit of wind and tides ans be a tad bit choppy. Comfortable to be lresent...More

Thank NicholasL1453
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Loved being at this beach and floating in the Aegan sea here!! Enjoy the Mastic while you are on Chios as well!!

Thank Work2Travel2014
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Karfas is closed to center so you can easly visit this Beach. Its organised beach (not all beach has umbrella,sunbed, cafee ). the is good. not cold and not hot..

Thank ozge501
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The beach was nice. It was shallow for a long way so good for families with kids. We drove around the island and saw many beaches that were with rocks. There are other beaches, but hotels and bars offer just enough for a beach lover...More

Thank zarr42
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I am confident by saying that there are much better beaches in the island. we visited but didn't feel the urge to bathe. It was a good decision as the other shoreline is fascinating.

Thank handy06
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We visited many beaches in Karfas, this is the only well organised one. The beach is mostly sand with small rocks and the sea is very good. Also there are many places to shop and eat. Child friendly environment and there is free parking opportunities...More

1  Thank Öyküm G
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Very near to Chios city centre with a sandy and clean sea. There are small places that you can eat and drink and have fun all day with very reasonable prices.

Thank Topragin
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Karfas is located 7 Km south of the Chios and is among the most well-known beaches with a fine sand suitable for families with children (usually vey populated). Hotels and restaurants nearby.On the beach are all kinds of water sports, beach chairs and umbrellas can...More

Thank Emel Y
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Poor , dirty looking beach with poor sand and lacking in decent eating places. Expensive for the poor facilities on offer.

Thank kylejenner66
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