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Governor's Beach

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Address: Off the B1, Limassol, Cyprus

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After a great walk from Alamanou its great to stop at Andreas & Melani for a much needed drink and rest. The staff are very welcoming and the environment is scenic. Unfortunately... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
john e
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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276 reviews
153 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a great walk from Alamanou its great to stop at Andreas & Melani for a much needed drink and rest. The staff are very welcoming and the environment is scenic. Unfortunately on the day we went there was a dreadful smell - perhaps the bins needed emptying. It really spoilt our enjoyment.

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Thank john e
Poole, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely quiet and out of the way spot. If you are looking for Throbbing music, acres of noise and overcrowded restaurants then avoid this place, it is an oasis of tranquillity and situated at least 10 miles from the nearest traces of tacky tourism

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good view of sunsets as well as a good beach. It also has a good choice of restsurants. Very popular with locals on Sundays.

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Thank jrs S
Bonn, Germany
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

As a stop over we stayed here a little - hardly anyone just yet but the stones are stunning and vibrantly lovely just as the pictures show here :-)!

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Thank Margit T
Surrey, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had to go by taxi from hotel but easy to get to if you hire a car from Limassol o lay 15/20 mins down the road. Excellent and safe for children to swim and sheltered bay, really am a ing and worth going to with a kids park, excellent restaurant and cafe bar by the kids park and would... More 

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Thank Seasoned_travellor1
Amman, Jordan
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34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

between Cypriots as it it on weekends crowded and one finds himself squeezed like a Sardine on the beach... Who wants peace and quiet and no kids around should rather avoid it, especially on weekends... I can't really judge the situation during the week. A nice feature is that there is nicely maintained lawn areas which makes barefootness pleasurable... A... More 

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Bletchley, England, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

.... away from the maddening crowd. Lovely little bay to soak up the sun but you do need to negotiate the steps down to it. A lovely view from the dining area which is very popular with locals for a wedding venue during the height of the season - but as we don't come away then it isn't a problem... More 

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Agios Theodoros, Cyprus
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19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
Reviewed 26 March 2017

in this part of the island the sea shore is covered with pebbles,but here they move them away and put send on ground so it is comport to go barefoot,the beach is clean and sheltered, a few local restaurants and music at week ends nights,a bit far but you can come with a car or a shuttle bus the operate... More 

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Kungsbacka, Sweden
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508 reviews
169 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This beach is a bit off from Limassol, so you would need a car, scooter or something to get here. Good and beautiful mixture of rocks, cliffs and sand.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Some good eating and drinking places, beach sandy, shallow, clean and safe. Good place to take kids and great walks.

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