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Great Beach, Poor Service

Difficult one to write as the beach was fantastic. Crystal water, great snorkelling and lots to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark H
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Faringdon, United Kingdom
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Ideal quiet beach

No loud music, plenty of space, room to park.......oh yes and an idyllic Cretan beach with blue... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Craig R
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Difficult one to write as the beach was fantastic. Crystal water, great snorkelling and lots to explore. Would have scored 5 if the beach bar was any good. I stood at the bar for 10 minutes to order some club sandwiches and was completely ignored...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No loud music, plenty of space, room to park.......oh yes and an idyllic Cretan beach with blue waters to cool off in. Perfect.

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favourite beaches. Despit the fact it was August, it was quiet. The sand is lovely the sea is fabulous calm clear clean. The beds ate free if you order drinks. Gorgeous views eady to get too plenty parking delicious beach restaurant. Highly...More

Thank KPauk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Souda beach is one of the best southern beaches of Kriti, with clean and cool water, nice organized sandy beach and a must when it is not windy!

Thank gianzo7
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Quiet rocky beach with pebble sand, ideal for children and snorkling due to shallow clear water, lots of rocks and water pools, not the prettiest beach just ok and convienient if you stay in plakias, there are better beaches in the area and lots of...More

4  Thank elsie6788e
Reviewed 1 August 2018

While facing the sea, Souda beach is on the left a naturist beach and on the right a textile beach. There are taverna,s behind the textile end, and sun beds are available on both sections. This is a nice sheltered beach with a good mixture...More

1  Thank Pathfinder803274
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Perfect place for family with less wind than other beaches around. There is a beach bar for coffee and drinks and a tavern for food with many good plates.

1  Thank drosos d
Reviewed 17 July 2018

it is very close to Plakias, But pebbles and rocks are bad for feet. Therefore you should select the best place to lie down

1  Thank ardagunduz
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Remote and (relatively) private, one of those places where the Cretans go. A pretty little beach, with a couple of bars right next door, and free parking (albeit some parking spaces occupied by horses!). Cheap food and drink / shade / loungers / beach (steep...More

1  Thank Unevenshifty
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

It was very relaxing because of the quietness. One good place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the beaches in the northern part of the island. Almost calm water and very clean. Although the beach is not fine sand, but still, a...More

Thank Charlon Z
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