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Address: Skiathos, Greece
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Good place , but not very clean

The water is good, but the beach is not as clean as it is supposed to be. People always come to view the planes landing

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Monika S
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The water is good, but the beach is not as clean as it is supposed to be. People always come to view the planes landing

Thank Monika S
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

We found this beach by chance when we went exploring on the quad bike, and have returned many times! A couple of years ago you could hardly hear the planes, even though they were just behind. As they have now extended the runway this has changed, but it's not a bad thing! Lying on the beautiful beach, look up and... More 

Thank AnikaT22
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Nice clean beach, small taverna, two sunbeds with parasol 8 euros for the full day. Music can be a little bit loud, but some people like it others don't. it's difficult to please everyone. On the whole though it was peaceful and quiet the three times we were there.

Thank CatherineFP2485XN
Milford Haven, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Pebbly beach, not very pretty but great fun to anticipate planes flying over you (The runway ends at the beach!)

Thank Cariad89
lancashire england
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

Pebbly and sand beach that is a bit more choppy than most so good for our older boys. Clean clear gorgeous water. If you like plane spotting or even if you just like a bit of an adrenalin rush then you need to come here! The planes fly out over this beach a few times a day and they are... More 

Thank 795sian
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

Situated just 4 kilometres north of SKIATHOS town, it's a hop, skip and a jump from Skiathos airport. Xanemos beach offers a beach bar, clear water and last but not least a plane spotters paradise with planes taking off and landing overhead, with the surrounding mountains a great spot of photos of those metal tubes landing on runway 20.. Whether... More 

Thank Angelo V
South Wales, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

We loved this beach. By far our favourite on Skiathos. It is near the end of the runway so you can see the planes taking off. It is used by locals more than by tourists so we preferred it to those full of fellow Brits. Only snacks are served, and even those are not always available. There is a clean... More 

Thank Julie H
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33 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

They simple hate childrens and they make the máximum as posible to make you feel not welcome when you go with tour childs.

2 Thank Soldeazufre
West Yorkshire
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116 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Whoever owns the beach bar here is determined to make it solely for 18-30 by playing loud clubbing music but the reality is most people come here to watch planes take off over their heads as it is right at the end of the runway! Its not a clean, sandy or particularly attractive beach. We couldn't sit on a lounger... More 

1 Thank MinnieMad
Bath, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

Having been at the other end of the runway (brilliant) we thought we'd visit the other end. We had to walk there and back which was a bit of a trek. Good to watch the planes take off. Not a brilliant beach but there was a basic snack bar run by a very dour Jack Nicholson look alike who played... More 

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