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Megalos Aselinos Beach

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Ranked #16 of 27 attractions in Skiathos
Type: Beaches
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Formby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

This was a wonderful find! Shade to park cars under, great taverna and service, good toilets. Beautiful aspect really breezy so comfortable to sit in. Loungers easy to get and not too busy apart from an hour when a boat brings people in for a quick visit. Water can be a bit choppy but great fun. Service on offer at... More

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We had hired a scooter for several days as we like to get around a bit and decided to go over to the other side of the island for a change ....after all when the island is only approx 12 x 6 kilometres it's hardly a long journey although sometimes the roads can be a bit hairy. The beach is... More

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Greater Manchester
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I really like this beach. It's a long sandy beach with lots of room for spreading out. There is also a nice taverna. Situated on the north of the island so you will need a car to access it.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
25 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I did not like it at all. The beach is wild and it is not flat. It has sudden drop near the sea. It was very warm and it does not have natural shade, so you have to rent sun beds (there were not so many and they were all occupied) or sit in the bar. It was windy and... More

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
16 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The beach to go to if you want to just relax, not crowded and so peaceful. There is a boat that turns up nearly every day and the day trippers just come come lunch, but it's not a problem. The sea is crystal clear and great for snorkelling. There are two tavernas which serve really good food, and you can... More

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scottish borders
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Spent a lovely day here , the beach sun bed area was getting cleaned as we arrived , wonderful views , a relaxing day , sun beds only 7 euro

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Blyth, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
33 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

What a ride down to this beach but oh was it worth it, boats pull into here and do an hour stop. Taverna also here so you can have a spot of lunch or a nice cool drink.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Easy to get to if you hire transport, great beach, very good taverna. Watch out for the naturists! Not on the public bus route, buds stop 18.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We discovered this beach by chance while we explored the north side of the island by car, because there are no buses going there. It is a nice sandy beach, not too many people, sunbeds and sunshades (no charge in the afternoon? Or in September?) and a beach bar. Although before you go there you should check the forecast because... More

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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
4 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We've just come back from this beach and we think its the best so far. It was easy to reach, by car, all flat. It was a wide sandy bay with sun beds and parasols (8 euro) when we went the water was still and calm. Whilst there was quite a few tourists, it was lovely and peaceful. Best beach... More

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