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On the walk from Loutro

Sweetwater beach is one of the nicest beaches in this area.Famous for its sources og fresh water... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Kalle T
Askoy Municipality, Norway
Walk. Sunbathe, eat, drink , repeat.

A stunning beach also known as Sweetwater Beach on account of the fresh water that bubbles up... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
Duxford, United Kingdom
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Chora Sfakia, Sfakia, Crete 730 11, Greece
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

Sweetwater beach is one of the nicest beaches in this area.Famous for its sources og fresh water coming up from the ground. Nice place to have a bath if you're hiking between Loutro and Sfakia. It´s a naturist beach

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

A stunning beach also known as Sweetwater Beach on account of the fresh water that bubbles up through the pebbles and sand. It has a restaurant on a pontoon where the boats dock which you must try. Fabulous service and food for somewhere so remote....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank naturaltravel2018
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

We went there two days ago. The water was clear and blue, a little cold for the currents. There is a tavern where you can eat typical food, handmade on the moment. We had chicken souvlaki and zucchini’s ball. There were very good!! And you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gaia P
Reviewed July 20, 2018

you only get there by boat, it is not crowded and the water is crystal clear! There is also a taverna in the water that serves fresh fish! Amazing!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

A walk on rocks during 30’ a bit strong With beach shoes then you reach out to The sea Welcoming by nudism and farer you join The restaurant The public beach Both attitude live In harmony The sea is amazing very refreshing Rent an umbrella...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited the beach by boat from Hora Sfakion (short 10-15 min ride) and ended up finding one of the best beaches in Crete. During the day it can get very hot on the beach but the water is refreshing due to the springs underneath....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Cristian B
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Sweet water Beach is one of the great Beaches of Crete Island. You can visit the beach: a) On foot..walking from the closest highway point, which is common. The root has one difficult spot. b) That's why i recommend to visit the beach with a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

We visited this beach during our stay in Chania. We drove to Sfakia and then took a boat. You could also hike down to the beach but we chose the easy route. The boats come very frequently to pick you up. The beach was one...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Since you can only reach it on foot or by boat, not crowded, peaceful, and the scenery is very nice surrounded by cliffs. Water is clean and due to sweet water springs, cool and refreshing. Large section for naturists. Nice small Tavern, very clean toilets.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Daniel S
Reviewed May 24, 2017

We took the boat to Loutro and started our walk towards Chora Sfakion. It may be a little difficult to find the beginning of the E4 as the path is called but you go to the left as you pass the beach in Loutro. The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Not usually but can whip up if the wind is onshore.