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Beautiful place for coffee

Stunning place to chill out and drink coffee.The beach has recently been extended and now looks... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
LindyLoo999
Small shingle beach

Beach itself is a bit small but lovely and secluded. Quite a lot of stones to get out into the... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
mariaK4825JC
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Jun 21, 2018
“Votsalo Beach”
Apr 30, 2018
“Beautiful place for coffee”
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Anapafseos 131, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Well my wife was able to sunbathe and swim naked here, but all looks and resembles a builders construction site now. It has been extended and not with sand, but with stones and gravel. Buried in the gravel are sharp pieces of rusty metal, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Philip E
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Stunning place to chill out and drink coffee.The beach has recently been extended and now looks like a builders yard unfortunately surrounded by concrete and the coffee has gone up in price, it is now the most expensive in Agios so love the place but...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank LindyLoo999
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately this area was out of bounds during our visit as there seems to be great works underway to extend the area making it almost twice the previous beach, no doubt the sun beds and umbrellas will arrive soon

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Beach itself is a bit small but lovely and secluded. Quite a lot of stones to get out into the water but lovely once you are further out. Coffee Shack which overhangs the water is fab and the views are amazing. Enjoyed sitting there with...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank mariaK4825JC
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

I visited Votsalika beach today as I've missed the last mornings ferry to the islands. There is no ferry between 1 and 4 pm anywhere from Pireous. I went there by taxi, hoping to find a "decent" beach after reading some reviews on the net....More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

Great cafe with amazing views and atmosphere. Good snacks and range of coffees. A chill out cafe where some swim and some just linger. Lovely view over the sea and small beach, a cafe well used by the locals all year round.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Maximilian2002
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Small pebble beach is located at the end of the Agios Nikolaos town, reachable by foot (from town's center, Lake Voulismeni, will take you ca. 20 minutes easy walk) or by car. Next to the beach is the cafe / bar with the same name...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ElenaEleni
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

The view is just stunning. The drinks and snacks are good their prices are ok. Well I'm gonna go there every day till the end of my vacation. Because the beach is not close to the road you are a bit hidden and the sea...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Maetitiarah L
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Worth the visit - get there before 11 to get an umbrella and definitely have lunch at the votsalo restaurant

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Nicholas D
Reviewed August 22, 2016

On the day we visited, other beaches were teaming with hoardes of tourists but Votsalo was still relatively quiet which suited us, although it was very windy. mEnjoyed our day there inc a pizza delivered by a young lad earning a few quid

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank BruceYork
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