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Ilingas Beach

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Nice stone beach

A very nice beach with a lot of stones in the middle of rocks. There are few umbrellas with sunbeds... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2018
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Beautiful-AMAZING beach, there is a small bar running by a polite kind guy in a cave)) where you... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
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Chania Prefecture, Greece
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

A very nice beach with a lot of stones in the middle of rocks. There are few umbrellas with sunbeds (5 € set) and a small kiosk where to eat and drink something. There is also an arranged but efficient shower. The access is fast...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful-AMAZING beach, there is a small bar running by a polite kind guy in a cave)) where you can find everything someone will need in food and drinks.a place definetely to visit

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

We were in Crete in August, fighting with meltemi. This beach is very nice and is not affected by the strong northern wind, so really advisable when the meltemi is blowing. Be careful not to miss the turn on the left (coming from Sfakia). At...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank MPiaRoma
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

The beach is fantastic Blue lagoon water clear as crystal excellent for snorkeling On top do not miss the tavern Makes you want to swim even more so as to eat more Boureki papoutsakia tsigariasto sfakian pies fresh potatoes fantastic salads Not to miss!

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank christopysas
Reviewed October 23, 2015

On the way from the gorge Aradena you can visit the cozy beach Ilingas. Do not miss a turn sharply downward... 100 % relax is guaranteed. It is quiet and not crowded beach with clear water. Nearby is a guest house with a restaurant, where...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Marius Z
Reviewed October 3, 2015

We went there twice in late September and stayed for the day. You park your car at the hotel, walk down some stairs and there you are; €5 for sunbeds and umbrella. But you also have a free zone with natural shadow, if you want...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank robertolong
Reviewed August 3, 2015

Crystal clear waters, not so many kids around (cause of the big pebbles that seem to bother them when at play), 5€ a day for a set of sun beds and umbrella. Take your coffee from the small B&B that's situated at the start of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

This is the best beach we went to during our trip to the West of Crete along with Falassarna. It's very quiet and not crowded at all despite being pretty easily accessible. The water is turquoise, crystal clear, not too cold, and very good point...More

1  Thank Christophe L
Reviewed September 1, 2014

There are essentially two beaches here at Ilingas (Stunning): both with sand, gravel and pebbles; their clear blue water deepens abruptly. The first, to the west, is the larger: you can park nearby and walk down some steps (3 minutes) to the beach itself. The...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Vasilis F
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