Best Beaches on Rhodes

Greece Travel Secrets' choice of the best beaches on Rhodes, an island known for its beautiful sandy beaches.

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Best Beaches on Rhodes

(in strictly alphabetical order)

Agathi Beach

This tranquil beach, situated near Haraki village, offers calm turquoise waters and soft sand, making it a perfect spot for families.

Agios Pavlos Beach

This scenic beach, situated near the village of Lindos, offers a peaceful atmosphere and stunning views of the surrounding cliffs.

Anthony Quinn Bay

Anthony Quinn Bay is a picturesque cove known for its emerald waters. It gained its name from the famous actor who loved the bay so much that he bought it. The beach is perfect for swimming and snorkeling, but it's not suitable for children due to the presence of sharp rocks.

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Faliraki Beach

Located in Faliraki, this long sandy beach is popular for its water sports and party atmosphere.

Gennadi Beach

Located in the village of Gennadi, this quiet and unspoiled beach features crystal-clear waters and a peaceful ambiance.

Glystra

Situated on the east coast of the island, Glystra beach is a hidden gem with sandy shores, shallow waters, and a private atmosphere. It is recommended for those with a car or staying in nearby Kiotari or Lardos.

Ialyssos Beach

Situated in the resort town of Ialyssos, this long pebble beach is popular for its windsurfing and kite surfing conditions.

Jordan Beach

Found near Kallithea Springs, Jordan Beach offers a choice of four rocky beaches with unique formations carved by the sea and wind. While the sand here can be sharp and rocky, it provides an excellent backdrop for photography. Nearby Tassos Beach is more suitable for children, with smoother rocks and shallower waters.

Kallithea Beach

Located in Kallithea, this scenic beach features thermal springs and beautiful architecture from the Italian occupation era.

Ladiko

Located near Anthony Quinn Bay, Ladiko is a small and scenic bay with better sand than its neighboring beach. Due to its size, it can get busy during the summer.

Lindos Beach

Situated in Lindos, naturally, this picturesque beach boasts crystal-clear turquoise waters and stunning views of the Acropolis.

Pefkos

Pefkos is a popular resort town with a beautiful sandy beach. The sand is soft and golden, and the turquoise waters are shallow and inviting.

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Prasonisi

Located at the southern tip of Rhodes, Prasonisi is a double beach known for its spectacular beauty. It is popular among kitesurfers due to the strong winds.

Stegna Beach

Located in the fishing village of Stegna, this unspoiled beach features soft sand, crystal-clear waters, and a relaxed vibe.

Traganou

Located between Faliraki and the village of Afandou, Traganou beach offers a quieter escape from the crowds. While the beach consists mainly of small pebbles, it offers some of the best swimming opportunities on the island, with crystal clear waters and caves to explore.

Tsambika

This golden sandy beach is situated near the village of Kolymbia, is named after the nearby monastery, and offers a generous sandy beach. Despite some organisation and occasional parties, the beach still maintains a wild and wonderful atmosphere.

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