Gouvia is a short walk (5 minute) from our apartments and boasts a range of restaurants, cafes and bars with a wide range of local and international cuisine available. You’ll also find small shops selling tourist goods as well as mini-marts and companies offering island excursions, motor bike hire etc. The beach at Gouvia is small with sweeping picturesque views of the bay and has facilities such sunbeds to rent and a beach volley ball court. Walking along the coastal path back towards us you’ll find the 17th century Venetian ship yard.
Kontokali also boasts a selection of restaurants and bars as well as a fabulous bakery with all sorts of tasty treats on offer. At the far end of the village is a location for the TV series ‘The Durrells’ . The beach at Kontokali is sandy and has sun beds to rent as well as an excellent but inexpensive café/restaurant that is a favourite with tourists and locals alike.