14 countryside locations for visiting wonderful beaches just outside of Limassol!

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Just a few kilometers outside the city of Limassol, heading both east and west, one will find some fantastic spots for summer holidays and excursions.

Bars and restaurants make up the perfect setting for magical summer experiences, away from the hustle and bustle of the city center. They thus prove that a fun day out with food, drinks, and music against the endless blue of the sea is not a privilege merely confined to the city. 

These countryside beach bars, restaurants and taverns located right by the water combine leisure facilities with the experience of an excursion, so the only thing left is to choose the ideal date for your own little escape to the countryside.

1. Akti Sofroniou (Governor's Beach)

Akti Sofroniou is located in Governor's Beach, in an idyllic location by the sea, with outdoor tabes and sun loungers on the grass. The venue ensures that guests can enjoy moments of relaxation by the sea, whether catching the sun's rays or shaded by the trees in the garden, and also offers delicious fish meze and à la carte dishes.

Address: Governor’s Beach
Contact number: 25 632312

2. Thalassa Beach Bar & Restaurant (Governor's Beach)

Part of a larger hospitality complex, Thalassa Beach Bar & Restaurant provides an idyllic location for spending the day by the sea, whether sunbathing on the beach or in the grass, or relaxing under the shade of the tents and the trees. The menu, which offers seafood and meat dishes, as well as snacks, in a variety of traditional and local flavors, is just the thing for lunch or dinner by the sea. 

Address: Governor's Beach
Contact number: 99 620237

3. Faros Restaurant (Governor's Beach)

Just a few steps from the sea, with a comfortable garden and grassy exterior space, Faros Restaurant is a good choice for summer getaways wtih friends or family. The restaurant serves delicious seafood dishes, while the area in front of it is available for relaxing in the cool shade. 

Address: 5, Griva Digeni, Governor’s Beach
Contact number: 25 632552

4. Kalymnos fish restraurant (Governor's Beach)

An impressive venue featuring white tents that blend perfectly with the area’s natural surroundings, Kalymnos Fish Restaurant is a beloved option for dining and drinks, throughout the day. Access to and from the beach is easy, via the stairs that lead to the coves east and west of the restaurant. 

Address: Governor's Beach
Contact number: 25 632878

5. Palm Beach – Kalymnos (Governor's Beach)

Palm Beach Bar, nestled within high cliffs and palm trees, is a relaxed and beautiful spot to enjoy chilled drinks and snacks on the beach. The area is ideal both for swimming in the azure waters, as well as for exploring the nearby white rocks, while subtle, atmospheric music plays from the bar speakers.

Location: Governor's Beach
Contact number: 25 632878

6. Panayiotis Governor's Beach (Governor's Beach)

This is one of the most well-known taverns in the area, situated right above the white cliffs, with plenty of green all around to provide necessary shade during the hot days of the year. Visitors can reach the sandy cove located among the white rocks via steps leading down from the tavern. A day spent at this beach, combined with a tasty meal of fish, seafood and meze dishes make this venue a great option for a delightful, summer experience.

Address: Governor's Beach
Contact number: 99 645252

7. Agios Georgios Alamanou Fish Tavern

The white rocks for which this area is famous are admired by both locals and tourists, who visit the Agios Georgios Alamanos restaurant to enjoy the both the magnificent view as well as its impeccable service. The restaurant, located a few meters from the sea, offers delicious seafood and Mediterranean cuisine, while a few meters further down there is the Shisha Lounge for a relaxing experience, complete with comfortable loungers on the grass and various shisha flavors to select from.

Location: Agios Georgios Alamanos
Contact number: 25 633634

8. Sunshine Restaurant (Kourio)

With the sea practically a stone's throw from the table, visitors can feel the calming effect of the waves while enjoying their meal. The venue is deal for an early morning swim, followed by lunch or drinks. The restaurant is open daily, from morning to 11pm, except on Sundays when it closes at 7pm.

Location: Episkop
Contact number: 99 674426

9. Chris Blue Beach (Kourio)

The magnificent view of the sea, as well as the area’s historical background, make the Agios Ermogenis area special and unique. Chris Blue Beach café and restaurant, located in the area, offers all the necessary services for a day at the beach, and is the ideal place for family holidays, or a beachfront destination for large groups. The venue is within walking distance of the sea, offering beach beds right on the shore, and has a spacious indoor and outdoor seating area. The menu includes dishes from the Mediterranean cuisine, including seafood, snacks, coffees, refreshing cocktails and juices, as well as delicious sweets.

Location: Episkopi
Contact number: 99 515391

10. Kourion Beach Restaurant (Kourio)

This area feels nothing like the cosmopolitan vibes of the city. This space is situated right next to the sea, where you can relax with the sound of the waves in your ears, either you choose to visit it for coffee and drinks, or for dining. You will be immediately impressed by the unique view of the area.

Location: Episkopi
Contact number: 25 991212

11. Kyrenia Beach Restaurant (Avdimou)

Kyrenia restaurant, set in an idyllic area by the Avdimou beach, at a short distance from Zias Beach Club, offers a rich variety of seafood and dishes from the Mediterranean cuisine. Its comfortable balcony allows visitors a full view of the beach beyond, while the beach beds and children’s playground make it a great venue for a relaxing and carefree summer holiday by the sea.

Location: Avdimou
Contact number: 99 679451

12. Melanda Beach Restaurant (Avdimou)

A unique location and a great view are two of the main highlights of the Melanda Beach Restaurant, located in Avdimou. The venue specializes in seafood and shellfish, and is well known for its squid and homemade baklava. Its menu is also complemented by a rich variety of Mediterranean cuisine dishes, coffees and refreshing drinks. The beach in the area is uniquely beautiful, and is especially ideal for children as its waters are quite shallow.

Location: Avdimou
Contact number: 99 565336

13. Captain’s Bay Restaurant (Pissouri)

Whether you wish to relax on the beach, or enjoy a meal at the restaurant’s outdoor or indoor seating area, Captain's Bay Restaurant is ideal, offering magnificent views of Pissouri Bay. The venue is perfect for relaxation but also for families with children, as it also hosts a children's play area.

Location: Pissouri
Contact number: 25 221158

14. Poseidon Beach Bar (Pissouri)

The Poseidon Beach Bar of the Columbia Beach Resort appears like a summer oasis on the seashore, surrounded by high palm trees. Located in the beautiful bay of Pissouri, this enchanting location offers both hot and cold snacks, refreshing drinks and delicious ice cream. The sunbeds provided by the hotel's beach bar are only available for hotel residents.

Location: Pissouri
Contact number: 25 833000