In front of Kótronas settlement lies a mole 154 m in length. The SW side and the head of the jetty are protected by natural boulders: mooring is not possible. Its NE side is quayed, with depths of 1.2 m near it. To the E of the jetty the coasts of the bay are quayed, with depths of about 1 m near them. The head of the jetty suffered significant damage in April 2012. In the middle of the jetty there is a crane used for hauling vessels.
Harbor Gytheíou, the principal port of Lakonikós gulf, consists of a natural harbor and an anchorage on the outside. Inland from the harbor Gýtheio town is situated, which is the capital of the namesake region of the prefecture of Lakonía and the seaport of Spárti, which is the capital of the prefecture.
The sound of the sea, playing with the shiny pebbles sparkling sea, taking a blue-green color of the olives are reflected on them, making the beach Kotrona one of the best places for swimming and lunch at the northeast of Mani. The beautiful pebble creek we describe, is located between the village and the village Kotrona Flomochori and considered as the 'Island' by locals.
A sand-hidden surprise among the bare hills on the road to Vathia Tenaro, on the southwestern tip of the Mani peninsula.If you come early in the summer season you will likeley meet the occasional pair of Greek or German bikers, but during the high season campers are frequent.