Bathyabali 

4.7 (6 ratings)
  • 38° 45' 47" N, 20° 47' 19" E / See on the map

Characteristics

  • Anchor
    Allowed
  • Mooring buoys
    Unavailable
  • Anchor stern to
    Unavailable
  • Lines ashore
    Not necessary

Type of seabed

  • Sand

Protection against wind & swell

40% — Protection score
Cloudy
13.4°C
19.3°C
Wind
  • Speed : 4 knots
  • South West (217°)
Swell
  • Height : 1.4 m
  • South West (245°)

Reachable by dinghy

  • Beach
    Available
  • Snack
    Available
  • Water
    Unavailable
  • Dock
    Unavailable

User reviews (6 ratings)

  • Davide

    Good bay for night time. Attention anchor only on sand, avoid poseidonia. On the ground a small refreshment open from morning to late afternoon. Beach equipped with a shower.

    Buona rada per fonda notturna. Attenzione ancorare solo su sabbia, evitare poseidonia. A terra un piccolo ristoro aperto dalla mattina al tardo pomeriggio. Spiaggia attrezzata con doccia.

  • Robert
    Robert — 20/08/2018
    Las Sirenas | Sailboat — 11.3 m

    September 2017. This Bay (named on Imray charts as "Varko") provides good shelter from the prevailing NW, but would be untenable in poor weather that was in anyway S of either W or E. Anchoring is normally quite easy in 5-10m of gently shelving seabed that is a mix of sand and weed; the water is very clear and so you can easily spot where to drop. Can be busy during the day and late-comers might find it difficult to find a spot close to the beach but once the day-trippers have departed, the anchorage is typically sparsely populated, very quiet, and supremely relaxing. We've moored here a couple of times and would happily return. Ashore there is a seasonal beach bar that operates during the day, primarily to service the day-tripper boats. No other facilities close by; there is a track that passes relatively close to the beach, but it is some miles in either direction away from civilisation.

    September 2017. This Bay (named on Imray charts as "Varko") provides good shelter from the prevailing NW, but would be untenable in poor weather that was in anyway S of either W or E. Anchoring is normally quite easy in 5-10m of gently shelving seabed that is a mix of sand and weed; the water is very clear and so you can easily spot where to drop. Can be busy during the day and late-comers might find it difficult to find a spot close to the beach but once the day-trippers have departed, the anchorage is typically sparsely populated, very quiet, and supremely relaxing. We've moored here a couple of times and would happily return. Ashore there is a seasonal beach bar that operates during the day, primarily to service the day-tripper boats. No other facilities close by; there is a track that passes relatively close to the beach, but it is some miles in either direction away from civilisation.

  • Patrizio
    Patrizio — 29/08/2019
    Maui1 | Sailboat — 13.9 m

    Excellent anchorage with prevailing winds 4 and 1 sector beach and crystal clear water, depth 8/4 meters, sandy bottom, excellent for night at anchor. Crowded in the summer months.

    Ottimo ancoraggio con venti prevalenti 4 e 1 settore spiaggia e acqua cristallina, profondità 8/4 metri, fondo di sabbia, ottima per notte in rada. Affollata nei mesi estivi.

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