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Perfect beach for little kids - with a view on the citadel

Nice stretch of beach just before you drive into the centre of the city. There is a big parking lot... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Maarten V

A 5 km long sandbeach in Calvi. Close to the trainstation and the city centre and a beautiful view... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Andréa A
Vaxjo, Sweden
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Port de Plaisance, 20260, Calvi, Corsica, France
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Nice stretch of beach just before you drive into the centre of the city. There is a big parking lot to drop the car and then you just have to jump over the train rails to get to the beach. You have a spectacular view...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

A 5 km long sandbeach in Calvi. Close to the trainstation and the city centre and a beautiful view over Calvi and the Citadel. On the other side of the beach you can see the mountains. The water is clear, there aren’t any high waves...More

Thank Andréa A
Reviewed 6 June 2018

My title says it all - if you want a safe beach to sit all day with kids in Corsica (or the Med in general) then Calvi ticks all those boxes. The water is shallow for a good couple hundred metres with beautifully rippled surface...More

1  Thank lewisreviews
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely beach just a short walk from the town centre, gentle shelving and very calm the day we were there, plenty of sun beds for hire and lots of good beach bars/restaurants

1  Thank tallguy1204
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Nice public beach with easy Access from the road and a big parking lot. The beach is not spectacular like some others in the Region (Arone Comes to mind) with White sand and turquoise sea. It is a solid beach, yellow sand, deep blue sea,...More

2  Thank Christina K
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Just a short walk past the harbor, I came across Calvi's 3 miles of curved sandy beach. I took my sandals off to feel the temperature of the water that hot mid-September day - refreshing! Plenty of umbrellaed loungers - some with a thick pad...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Filled with cafes, bars, boutiques and souvenir shops, the Quai Landry promenade can be your next stop after visiting the Citadel. You will walk along the seafront and marina filled with pleasure and fishing boats. The beaches here actually have sand instead of pebbles. The...More

Thank ITRT
Reviewed 6 November 2015

It was a very hot day, everybody came to the beach to cool off; it was very crowded. It is a short, easy walk from the Quai Landry. The water was very refreshing but was not clean. As well, you had to walk out a...More

1  Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Calvi was one of the most beautiful places we stopped off at during a recent Med Cruise. Getting on to the tender taking you from ship to shore, the view coming up to Calvi was absolutely stunning. The marina was chock full of lovely boats...More

Thank Sandramcguire
Reviewed 4 September 2015

This is a small beach which has clear water and reasonable views. the most impressive is the view towards Calvi which reminds one of a medieval fortress. the water is calm and good for non swimmers. the train stops at the beach so it is...More

Thank waiake1
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