St Nicholas Beach

Beaches in Zante


Location: At the end of the Vassilikos Peninsular

Getting There: Follow the main road from Argassi. Go through the town of Vassilikos and shortly after you will see huge signs directing you down the access road to the left. You can't miss it!

Access: The whole site around the beach is fairly flat with good pathways

Sunbeds: Yes, lots of them

Toilets: Yes

Watersports: Yes, of wide range of watersports available including jet ski rental and scuba-diving

Safe for Kids: Yes

Food & Drinks: Yes, bars serving food right next to the beach

Turtles: No

Seaweed: Not a problem

Sand or Pebbles: Fine sand

Car Parking: There is a huge carpark next to the beach complex

Beaches near to St Nicholas Beach:

Dafne Beach  (28 Comments)
Dafne BeachA beautiful beach and an important nesting ground for the Loggerhead Sea Turtles, accessed via a long and bumpy dirt road. Definitely one for the rental car!
Gerakas Beach  (77 Comments)
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Ionio Beach  (20 Comments)
Ionio BeachA huge expanse of sandy beach which is great for those who would don't need a sunbed, or a crowd.
Kaminia Beach  (6 Comments)
Kaminia BeachA beautiful location and not over commercialised. It's a perfect stop-off place and within walking distance of Argassi if you're feeling fit!
Mavratzi Beach  (16 Comments)
Mavratzi BeachFor a while in 2008 this was a deserted naturist beach, but not now the Zante Royal Palace Hotel has reopened.
Plaka Beach  (11 Comments)
Plaka BeachA tidy and well run beach resort. You pay for sunbeds on the beach, but sunbeds on the grassy area behind are free.
Porto Roma Beach  (7 Comments)
Porto Roma BeachNot as sandy as some other beaches in Vassilikos, but still a beautiful setting with greenery surrounding the beach.
Porto Zoro Beach  (28 Comments)
Porto Zoro BeachExotic looking beach with fine sand and good facilities. There are plenty of small fish to see if you go snorkelling at the rocky end of the beach.
St Nicholas Beach  (113 Comments)
St Nicholas BeachOffering a wide variety of watersports. There is a free bus from the main resorts but you have to pay for one of the many facilities in order to get the bus back!

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