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Naturist Harmony

This beach is both Naturist and Textile with naturists using the end away from the restaurants... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TWRyan.
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County Wicklow, Ireland
Souda

In the week we were in Plakias, we came here twice. We had a lovely breeze which was welcome as it... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Yvonne B
,
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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“great taverna” (2 reviews)
“clear water” (2 reviews)
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Plakias, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is both Naturist and Textile with naturists using the end away from the restaurants, both both groups seem to harmonise with each other. The beach can get crowded in season so get there early if you want a sun bed. it is the...More

Thank TWRyan.
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

In the week we were in Plakias, we came here twice. We had a lovely breeze which was welcome as it was extremely not. Quite busy, able to find plenty of room and the sunbeds/parasol were €5. We had an enjoyable day there. Ate lunch...More

Thank Yvonne B
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

A lovely small gravel beach with extremely clear waters. Just the correct length for a swim from one end to the other (ca. 1 km). A truly great taverna on the other end of the beach (Galini). The other end of the beach is for...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

a very beautiful tranquil location .a longish journey through a fabulous gorge with a great reward at the end .well worth the trip

Thank DerbyshireMenace
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Having travelled around much of western Crete and visited many beaches, this is one of my favourites. It's so peaceful and welcoming. Yes it is small and not fancy, but it charming and beautiful and not as busy and touristy as some of the more...More

Thank JoBoyd31
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

An enormous beach with plenty of space for everyone. Nice cold and clear water. The thing that literally ruined everything was the wind that caused something like sandstorm. You simply could not enjoy being outside at the beach (or inside the sea, swimming).

Thank Eugenia P
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Excellent bar/taverna nearby. A lovely place to spend the afternoon. Make sure you just buy drinks and don't pay the 5 euro beach stay fee. Service was slow but the beer was cold :)

Thank Nisha T
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great Beach, but parking is a bit tricky if you are driving there. That has never stopped us before, though :)

Thank Shannon S
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is a beautiful beach,with clear,crystal blue water, and a fantastic swim!The water is deep,but usually very calm,it's really like swimming in a bath! There are bed and umbrellas on the beach,and when you have a drink from the local taverna just behind the beach,you...More

Thank Marpw
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

These crystal dark blue waters and small stones on this beach makes this beach unique! If you like to swim and enjoy the serenity of this place its best to go before August because then its the most crowdy. There are also rooms to let...More

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