The beach Akti Olympion (Olympion Akti Beach) - the beach of Limassol, located near the historic center of the city, between the promenade of Molos and the coast of the municipality of Agios Athanasios.
The beach Akti Olympion consists of two beaches, the Akti Olympion A and Akti Olympion B (Akti Olympion A Beach / Akti Olympion B Beach), separated by a pier.
Both beaches are a single 2-km long beach is considered one of the most affordable and convenient beaches in Limassol, offering a wide range of beach services.
The beaches have the award "Blue flag" - the signs of the purity and quality of beaches and seawater.
On the beach the sand is mainly dark grey, sometimes mixed with pebbles.
The beach is cleaned regularly. The entrance to the sea convenient, depth comes gradually, in the water, equipped with baffles, which contributes to the lack of big waves.
Along the beach runs a promenade, above which are bike path and road. On the waterfront there are several cafes and beach bars, well equipped place to stay.
Facilities at the beach include toilets and showers, changing rooms and Playground, sun loungers and parasols, and a dedicated area for water sports activities and beach sports. The cost of the rental of sun loungers and sun umbrellas for € 2.50.
On the waterfront, along the beach, you can rent a bike. The beaches are equipped with Parking for cars.
Lifeguards with lifesaving equipment and services for first aid are on duty on the beach from April to October from 09:00 to 17:00 hours to 18:00 hours in the peak summer season.
The beach offers disabled access, including a special wheelchair from spacetelescope rigs to dip people in the sea with the assistance of rescuers. In addition, the beach is equipped with the system Seatrac, which provides disabled people full offline access to the sea.
Because the beach Akti Olympion is located in the heart of the city, this beach is very popular and at the height of tourist season, the beach can be quite crowded. Also near the beach there are no hotels with direct access to the beach, however there are several accommodation facilities located just above the beach.
This beach can be a great solution for those who are interested in not only a beach holiday, but also an active night life, walking, the proximity of the historic center of Limassol and public transportation to visit other resorts, towns and attractions of Cyprus.
Where to stay near beach Akti Olympion in Limassol
- apart-hotel Pier Beach with panoramic views of Limassol Bay and offers studios with a furnished balcony and a kitchenette. The hotel has a restaurant and a bar, free Wi-Fi. Every morning the hotel serves a continental Breakfast.
- Eden Beach apartments with fitness center. On the roof a terrace with swimming pool and panoramic views of the Mediterranean sea. It offers apartments with a private kitchen and free Wi-Fi in public areas.
- apartments Beach Front with air conditioning, a balcony and free Wi-Fi. Apartment with 2 bedrooms, a living room with a flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom with shower.
- Alcyon Blue Suites apartments with panoramic sea views. All apartments have a balcony, a fully equipped kitchen, satellite TV, oven, fridge and kettle. The on-site restaurant.
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