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Sougia Beach

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Very pretty stony beach extending on both sides of the village. Not much in the way of amenities... read more

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Sougia is a lovely place to visit, and Sougia beach is a wonderful sea side to enjoy! You can find... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Chania Town, Greece
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Reviewed today

Very pretty stony beach extending on both sides of the village. Not much in the way of amenities. To the left there is a nudist area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nikos051
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sougia is a lovely place to visit, and Sougia beach is a wonderful sea side to enjoy! You can find sea beds & umbrellas and friendly service from the near by restaurants!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NickTheGreekChania
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Pretty quiet beach. All pebbles in and out of the water. A few bars and tavernas at the back of the beach. Off the beaten track so relaxed but a long journey to get to an average beach - having said that the journey is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Rappeneau12
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We spent a lovely afternoon on this beach after hiking the Samira Gorge. It was hard to get to through the mountains, but worth the effort. Lots of nice tavernas.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Good pebbled beach. Pebbles also in the water. The beach is large and has chairs, umbrellas, showers and lifeguard. Not very children friendly, as the water runs deep near the shore. Restaurants and café alongside the beach.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Damnsmartblonde
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Beautiful beach! Very quiet througout the day apart from the afternoon when the hikers from Samaria Canyon arrive with the boat. Thebeach is wonderful!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank p3020014
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Sougia beach is very long, more than 1 km and It is also quite wide, about 60-70 meters in places. There is another small separated beach behind the rocks, direction east. It is a pebble beach and some of the stones are from white and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank djordjejovovic
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Very large beach with small pebbles and coarse sand outside and rocks inside. The sea gets deep almost 3-4 meters from the shore and about 90% of the beach is free from rented umbrellas and sunbeds.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Epsilon_GR
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Simple,quiet, with the best water i have ever seen. I was sweeming for hours. Good for free camping but not in Augoust because it is very crowdy from free campers.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ariadnia11
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

If you are planing to visit creta chania . And u love camping and clean deap waters then sugia is your place . Sugia is one of a very few places that has free camping . Many trees for shade . It is well known...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from george45 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Several buses during week and only 3 early mid and late on weekends. 7.80 Euros each way. Can't send link but try this searching in Google for vistsougia bus timetable- sougia Hopefully it will take you to site.