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  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“road ends” (2 reviews)
“cave houses” (2 reviews)
“dirt track” (2 reviews)
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 20 October 2016

Excellent beach if you stay in the Akro beach bar area. It is protected from the strong winds and there is a cave just a few meters from shore.

Thank Lourenn2014
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I caught the boat from Akrotiri for €5. It takes about 30 mins to hop from the Red to the White and finally to the Black. The Red Beach is a tiny strip populated by lots of people and is best viewed from the water...More

1  Thank BelsTD
Reviewed 23 August 2016

After having visited the other beaches this one came as a revelation. Not so busy, great loungers for a really decent price. Plus at Akro you get full service at the beach. You can reach ut either by boat or by car on a dirt...More

Thank Indichur
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful small beach with in my opinion the best taverna on the island. Authentic with a capital 'A'. Probably only a dozen tables. Fish cooked outside in what looks like a pizza oven. You can watch the chef put some fish and shrimps on the...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Search this one out. Mesa Pigada can be reached via a windy dusty track sign posted enroute to Faros. There are a couple of eateries. The upmarket Aryo and Taverna Mesa Pigada. Both have loungers for hire. The taverna sells authentic greek fayre at reasonable...More

1  Thank Neil M
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is the place where the locals go, and that should tell the whole story. Run by a lovely family, you can get home made stuffed tomatoes, moussaka, and barbequed fresh fish. Yes, they catch their own fish on the lake and cook it for...More

Thank Silvia D
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This beach is situated down a steep and rutted dirt track so prepare for a bumpy ride in anything but a jeep or quad bike. However once you get there you find a tranquil and not so busy beach. Sunbeds are free if you eat...More

Thank Holi-Ray
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We didn't have a car but this didn't stop us from getting to Mesa Pigadia. Our transfer bus drove us as long as the paved road would take us and then we walked 10 minutes down to the beach. There are sun beds to rent...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Found this little gem down a dirt track after following the sign that said beach this way and this place was beautiful, little did we know it was just its second day of opening and the staff here were just wonderful, so helpful & the...More

Thank LIVINGlifewithGI
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a beach accessible on foot or with a vehicle on a bumpy and dusty road - preferably by car with windows closed (enormous clouds of dust form outside). Where the road ends there is a nice tavern - Taverna Mesa Pigadia (see my...More

1  Thank Krasimir K
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