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Psalidi Kos travel guide

The holiday resort strip at Psalidi beach lies on the east coast of Kos to the south of Kos Town where a long headland curves around Kos Town bay.

Heavily developed as a tourist destination Psalidi is mostly back-to-back hotels with the main coast road lined by tavernas, cafes and music bars.

Many visitors staying in Kos Town head south to Psalidi beach as it is only a five minute bus ride, a short cycle ride or a pleasant walks along the coastal promenade

Thos holidaymakers staying in Psalidi hotels have the nightlife and cultural attractions of Kos Town right on their doorstep.

The beach as Psalidi is long and it varies from narrow strips of good sand to large swathes of shingle and pebble. Wherever you are there are views across the sea to the coast of Turkey.

Accommodation options in Psalidi are mainly confined to inclusive holiday hotel and most summer visitors divide their time between the hotel beaches and the entertainment offerings in Kos Town.

Entertainment in Psalidi is limited and mostly confined to hotel bars. There is not a great deal to do in the evening unless you venture north to crowded Kos Town.

There is a good coast road, a cheap regular bus service and plenty of taxis or you can hire a cycle, a very popular option on Kos as most of the island is flat and there are many dedicated cycle lanes.