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Cool beach - Nice staff

Have stayed at this beach several times during our stay here in Agii Apostoli and we can recommens... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Grete J
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The best beach in Chania

Amazing beach with beach bar, clear water and golden sand. The draft beer from the beach bar is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Iguana beach is located a few kilometres away from the city of Chania. You can come here with taxi or bus. The bus stop is located at the "1866 square" and the ticket costs around 1 euro (if you buy the ticket from inside the bus it will be more...more
Agii Apostoli, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing beach with beach bar, clear water and golden sand. The draft beer from the beach bar is served in chilled mug, which is great!!!

Thank Sake007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 loungechairs and umbrella costs 9 euros a day, showers are available as is refreshments from a coffeeshop. A bit crowded, with lounges a bit close and since waters are shallow, it’s popular with families.

Thank Hampm57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean beach. The sand was very comfortable to walk on and there you can rent sunbed for 3 euros. Went there sadly only once while I was staying in Chania but I really liked it. You can see the fishes in the sea easily.

Thank Ástrún S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice beach run by great people who work hard to keep the visitors happy and the beach clean. They put garbage cans at every sunbed. You may borrow books and toys. Beach taverna very close and they offer service any the beach so you...More

Thank Anita C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely coved beach with golden sands. Perfect for all families. We loved the waves when it was rough.

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George Iguanas H, Ιδιοκτήτης at Iguana Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. We hope you enjoy it and see you again. Best Regards George

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful unspoilt beaches in the area. Would recommend a visit. The beaches seem to be used a lot by locals and tourism. Relaxed place

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This beach was a short walk from our hotel, it is lovely and clean and warm! There is a small cafe which sells water and snacks and it on a regular bus route (number 21). Would highly recommend. Seemed very safe for families as it...More

Thank Anne R
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Great beach ! You can rent a sunbeds for two for just €10 or €3 after the „rush hours”. The snack bar has friendly staff, they prepare fair snacks for the price. You can get key to the toilets from the snack bar but don’t...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This little beach is located close to Chania and can be a spot for someone who does not want to travel far from the city. Sunbeds and umbrellas are quite old, too close to one another and uncomfortable. The beach has all you can need...More

Thank Silvia R
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Have stayed at this beach several times during our stay here in Agii Apostoli and we can recommens it to all types of travellers. Nice sandy beach, friendly staff, changing areas, bar/cafe :)

Thank Grete J
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Eric Y
15 April 2016|
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Response from Sofa T | Reviewed this property |
It cost us €8 from Chania town to Iguana beach in August.
Clare M
13 May 2015|
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Response from weloveholidays95 |
Bus Number 21 fro plateia 1866
Anita M
3 February 2015|
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Response from Wally H | Reviewed this property |
From the airport, I would suggest a taxi. It is difficult on public transport with luggage and the local buses do not have racks or spaces for it. As Joohn suggested, the fares are reasonable. For day to day movement in and... More