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Lovely beach

Well worth a visit to this beach. Free sun beds & no hassle to buy anything from Porto Melo... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sue K
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Cheam, Surrey, United Kingdom
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Beach

What a fantastic beach. The Dafni taverna was absolutely amazing Babis and his family make you feel... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Christopher K
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Marston Green
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A real hidden gem of Zakynthos. The road is acceptable, experienced drivers can get up and down easily. The parking was free, we didn't had to pay for the sunbeds either. The beach was quiet, the water was clear, very good place for snorkelling also....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited here with a group of friends and we were all immediately irritated first by the car park attendant directing us to the beach via bar Antonis by falsely claiming that they were doing it because of the nesting turtles and then being advised fairly...More

Thank J D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On arrival, you're "guided" from the car park past a couple of routes down to the beach by being told they need to spread the tourists out along the beach due to the turtles. It's a lie, you're directed down to their family beach side...More

Thank Royston1965
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely beach, maybe the prettiest of the island. Nice hangout bars and restaurants, pretty view and great atmosphere.

Thank Erikies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dafni beach is nice, but the drive to get to it is quite bad. Other beaches on the island are as nice and easier to drive to. I would not advice walking there either.

Thank daunia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very cute place. And the drive to get there is a treat itself. Eva at Antonios Taverna is extremely welcoming and kind. She made me feel like I just arrived home. 5 Euro for a pair of sun beds, clear waters and good swimming conditions.

Thank Maja Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit to this beach. Free sun beds & no hassle to buy anything from Porto Melo taverna. It’s down a sleepish gravelly road & not for the faint hearted but definitely worthwhile 😀☀️🍺

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Daphne beach is a very nice place to have a swim. Beautiful surroundings, protected nesting areas, not too busy. The beach has pebbles, which is not easy to walk on, but after 10-15 meters inside the sea, starts sand. It's not deep waters, which makes...More

Thank VasilisP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dafni is a lovely beach. It’s not too crowded, probably because of its location by partly unmade road and also not overdeveloped. We arrived about 11-12 on a Sunday and found easy parking at Porto Mela restaurant. No charge for parking or using their sun...More

Thank FrankieManc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic beach. The Dafni taverna was absolutely amazing Babis and his family make you feel like a local the food was fantastic. Go to the left of the taverna round the rocks and you'll find a gem of a beach clothing optional. Can't...More

Thank Christopher K
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MamaKelGee
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Response from JennaL1094 |
At dafni beach there is only a beach and 3 bars/restaurants. For shops you need to travel towards the main roads about 15 minutes over the hill. Road is ok but you should see it as off road. Have fun in Greece x
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