Kokkina beach is
located between the two holiday resorts,
Kalithea and Faliraki, in the northern part
of Rhodes. The beach shares a parking space
with the museum and the beach Kalithea
Kokkina is a beach with a mix of sand and
rocks. There is a large sand beach section
with sun lounges and sunshades, whereas all
bathing takes place from the rocks.
The water is
extremely clear and it is possible to swim
from the flat rocks or use the staircase
into the water.
The beach is
rarely crowded and it is therefore a good
alternative to the more popular sand beaches
in the area. There is access to toilets.
The rocks are not suited for small children,
but there is plenty of room to play in the
Water sports activities
None, the beach is completely peaceful. The
snorkelling conditions are rather good.
There is a single plain restaurant/café. On
the parking space, you can buy ice cream and
Kalithea as a holiday resort
The small holiday resort Kalithea is located
a few kilometres north of the beach.
Kalithea is a relaxed holiday resort with a
small selection of restaurants, cafés and
Kokkina, you'll find
the largest holiday resort in Rhodes.