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Excellent customer service

My boyfriend and I visited Plaka water sports during our week stay in Elounda. Before visiting I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Feel good factor

Incredibly friendly and helpful service. Hired a speed boat to take us to the island of Spinalonga... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Joanna B
Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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| Plaka Marina, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
+30 694 769 7599
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited Plaka water sports during our week stay in Elounda. Before visiting I had emailed asking for the prices of the activities they offer and received a very prompt and helpful reply. We were interested in stand up paddling but they...More

1  Thank s0phie2010
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Incredibly friendly and helpful service. Hired a speed boat to take us to the island of Spinalonga. Dropped us at jetty of the island where we explored at at our pace. Gave us their number to ring when we were ready to be picked up....More

Thank Joanna B
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Plaka Water Sports is amazing and the owner and his team very dedicated and enthusiastic. They offer boat trips, boat rental, funk trips in a sliding couch behind the boat, water skiing, jet skiing as well as many other things. They are located on the...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Immediately available boat, (would have ski'd off it twenty years ago ! ) returned on the dot to pick us up and dropped us off by request in Plaka. Not much more expensive than two tickets on the shuttle boat. Good value.

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We found George and his team, both lovely people and extremely professional. The service and range of activities was great for both our young children, teenage friends and adults. There is a real focus on safety but also great fun. If George can't teach you...More

1  Thank MirriPap
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time with Plaka water sports and the dive shop which are on the beach next to the Blue Palace hotel. The instructors were responsible and we had lots of fun. Kids did tubing and jet skis and even did a diving...More

1  Thank Aviade
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We hired a boat a couple of times during our stay near Plaka..very friendly service, good safety instructions, ideas where to go and swim. Clean boats, well managed and friendly staff. A little pricey. A lovely way to spend a couple of hours in the...More

1  Thank jellybeans66
Reviewed 5 August 2017

The team led by Lydia and George are amazing. They made our holiday - my kids learnt to waterski in calm waters - my daughter faced her fears and loved the adrenaline rudes. Sophisticated speedboat trips along the coast and to spinalonga - always friendly...More

1  Thank Annabel B
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Plaka Water Sports is situated at the most beautiful place, opposite Spinalonga. The very friendly, relaxed, helpfull owners and employees are really making an effort to make of your watersport adventure a holiday highlight. Visiting Spinalonga by taking one of their speedboats, early in the...More

3  Thank mijnnaambestaat... B
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The location is stunning, staff are always happy and ready to help you for everything :) I rented a jet ski and a self drive boat :) both great quality and we had amazing time.. I will always come back and is highly recommended to...More

1  Thank Yiorgos I
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Leanne P
12 October 2017|
Response from Graham S | Reviewed this property |
There are speed boats for water ski-ing and I think there are various forms of diving. We just took a speedboat across to Spinalonga, 30 euros return. Try their website for detailed info.
26 August 2017|
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Response from zeemeeuw-deventer | Reviewed this property |
The private fast speedboat is costing only 35 euro for 4 persons total!!! So no waiting lines for your group. Just step in and go fast . you even get a tour around the island as well with the boat.. great value for your... More
7 June 2016|
Response from zeemeeuw-deventer | Reviewed this property |
Yes They have a couple of them! Great fun!!