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Apothyka is a beautiful secluded beach located in Mesta, Greece. The beach stretches for approximately 300 meters and has a golden sandy shore
Amenities at the beach include bathrooms and showers, as well as sun loungers and umbrellas for rent. Please note that there are no lifeguards on duty and dogs are not allowed on the beach..
Visitors can enjoy swimming, sunbathing, and snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters
There is a small parking lot near the beach, but it can fill up quickly in peak season. Visitors can park for free on the roadside if the parking lot is full.
Fun fact: Apothyka beach is named after the Apothyka cave, which can be found on the southern edge of the beach. This cave was once used as a hiding place by the locals during the Ottoman rule.
There are no tourist attractions or hiking trails directly on the beach, but visitors can explore the nearby town of Mesta, which is a medieval village with narrow stone alleys and traditional architecture.
There are several nearby restaurants, including the popular taverna "To Kanoni" which serves traditional Greek cuisine, "Petrino" which specializes in seafood, and "Ouzeri tou Koutoukiou" which offers a variety of meze dishes.
There are no hotels located directly on the beach, but visitors can find accommodations in the nearby town of Mesta, such as the charming "Archontiko" guesthouse which offers traditional rooms and a courtyard with a view of the sea.

Top Amenities at Apothyka


  • Boat Ramp

  • Dogs

  • Rentals

  • Umbrella Rental

  • Food

  • Bars

  • Local Beach Vendor

  • Access

  • Parking - Street

  • Top Traveler Questions

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Surf through our FAQs to help you find your perfect beach!

    Does Apothyka have parking? If so, is it free or paid?

    Apothyka does not have dedicated parking but has street parking near the entrance.

    Does Apothyka have lifeguards?

    No, Apothyka does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach – please be careful when swimming on this beach.

    Is Apothyka a family-friendly beach?

    Apothyka is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

    Is Apothyka good for swimming?

    Apothyka boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

    Does Apothyka have restrooms?

    Apothyka does not have restrooms on or near the beach.

    Is Apothyka a nude beach?

    No, Apothyka maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

    Is there food near Apothyka?

    Apothyka does not have nearby restaurants but frequently has beach vendors selling food on or near the beach.

    What are the activities at Apothyka?

    Apothyka is not known for any activities in particular.

    Does Apothyka have accommodations for people with disabilities?

    Apothyka does not have accommodations for people with disabilities.

    Is Apothyka a dog-friendly beach?

    Yes, bring your dog with you to Apothyka!

    Is Apothyka good for surfing?

    Apothyka is not generally considered to be good for surfing.


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