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Address: Inachotion, Chania, Elafonissi, Crete 73001, Greece
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We arrived there almost at noon and even though it was foul with tourists like us :) it was one of the most beautiful beaches We have been.Clear waters with fantastic colors of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

We arrived there almost at noon and even though it was foul with tourists like us :) it was one of the most beautiful beaches We have been.Clear waters with fantastic colors of blue and green, pink sand ..would love to go back there

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Very good beach with cold and deep water for adult and swallow warm water for kids, the drive from Chania to Elafonissi is amazing experience

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

A must visit beautiful white water but packed full of tourists A must visit top beach in crete that's for sure

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Everything about this place is good, beside two things: 1) The location, we rented a car to get there to save time, since the bus trips were expensive and took a long time, and the roads were dangerous but fun to drive. Maybe not recommended with children. 2) The toiletts, the cost Money and are really disgusting. Beside these two... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful golden white sands with so many shades of blue sea. If it look familiar it's because this is where they used to film the Bounty adverts of years ago. Not a lot to do here apart from swim and enjoy the sun, Sand and sea.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We wanted to go here when we first started to plan our honeymoon. Pink sand is not something you see everyday. It lived up to its name. It was amazing. The water was so clear and so blue. Its a hike to drive there but its worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

We first visited Elafonissi Beach some 3 or 4 years back and returned on a day trip this year and still found it stunning although much more crowded - more sun loungers and parasols which detracted slightly from the beauty of the place. However 8 euros for the day's hire was reasonable and the showers/toilets and changing cubicles were very... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

OK, I'm not really a lying on a crowded beach roasting myself sort of person. But once in a while I give it a go. The drive from the North coast to Elofonisi is spectacular. And long. A kind of ribbon of tourist development lines the later stages of the road. The beach is reached by a narrow unpaved track... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

If you visit Crete - this is a place you must see; the sand is white and the water an iridescent turquoise. In some parts the sand is pink from the pink coral found here. It ideal for snorkelling as the water is crystal clear. It's an amazing place, well worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Go there early and you will have a wonderful day. Don't forget to explore the rocky part of the beach around sunset time.

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