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Address: Inachotion, Chania, Elafonissi, Crete 73001, Greece
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it was a paradise on earth

we loved to be here to enjoy the warm sun and the sky-blue ocean...greece has always been a fascinating country for relax and romance.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we loved to be here to enjoy the warm sun and the sky-blue ocean...greece has always been a fascinating country for relax and romance.

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Chania Town, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

such a beautiful place! Its worth to visit!beautiful beach perfect pink sand!dont miss the chance to visit!!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful part of Southern Crete with spectacular scenery, you could stay here all day. The location is very crowded as mentioned in other reviews & also the beaches are very very clear but very shallow. This is ideal for families with small children, but for groups of friends it's not ideal if you are wanting to swim " properly... More 

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Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

She is a pearl, this amazing beach on the South Western part of Crete. Unfortunately too many other people think so too, so it was extremely crowded both times I visited it. The trick is to come very early in the morning (before 10 AM), not on weekends and go off season (after 15 Aug, before 25 July). Having said... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautiful swallow waters with a pink sand an idea for a family a nice idea is to take the boat from Paleochora to Elafonissi

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Newry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful clean beach. Paradise :-) family friendly place. Whole Crete is a great place for holiday. My number one is Balos.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you visit Crete you must come to Elafonissi just as in Paris you must visit Eifel's tower ... July and august are not the best time to visit, but early spring or late autumn are perfect ... Beautiful sand made of corals & sea shells and amazing color of sea ... You can visit the small island and watch... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a day trip, and it was a great beach to go to with kids, clean, clear blue water with pink sand in some places. You have to prepare to be the full day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Elafonisi is just an exotic beauty blue clean crystal water pink sand maybe too famous specially in July and August but still you MUST VISIT during your staying in Chania

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Sandnes, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful beach. Very sunny and hot so remember to use lots of sunlotion. It's a pretty open place so you get sandblasted if your there on a windy day. But i really recommend a trip to this beach. i were there two times to snokle and i would now miss it for the world.

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