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Stunning blue water, pebbly beach, quite a drive down!

This is a truly breathtaking body of water best viewed from the road and is halfway between... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2017
natters1979
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Beautiful bay...

Nice beach with a stunning view over the bay and hills. It is next to the boulevard and its... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
ECS-NL
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Sittard, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scary drive” (2 reviews)
“clear water” (2 reviews)
“tavernas” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Mirtos, Crete 720 56, Greece
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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

This is a truly breathtaking body of water best viewed from the road and is halfway between Argostoli (50 mins drive) and Fiskardo (40 mins drive). On arrival, you are greeted with an array of stunning blues and the water looks unreal, it's really one...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017

Nice beach with a stunning view over the bay and hills. It is next to the boulevard and its taverna's (for your food and beverages) Beds and parasols are available. Ask in the taverna's. You have to park your car at the beginning of the...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Stopped at Myrtos beach for 1hr 30mins as part of excursion. the scary coach ride down to the beach is well worth it when you get to swim in the clear blue sea. It's mainly a pebble beach so it can be difficult going in...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

We stayed here and loved our beach ...the cafes have beds n shades and will bring drinks or food out to you ...some charge (like Moments) so beware but most don't (like Ca Nova) and the last one on the beach strip before the trees....More

Thank Vicki R
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Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful find. Visited today from Istron around 30 minutes by car. Lovely tradition village plenty of artisan style shops and plenty of tavernas (no photographic menus insight!) lovely long bay with sand and pebbles, water sport available. Warm water and fun waves for...More

1  Thank JoDavidCayla
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Beach is long and sandy. There is space for both types of beach lovers: equipped with the sunbeds area near the tavernas and wild beach.

2  Thank OksanaIe
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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

At first we wondered whether the beach was to our taste as there was little sand and a stoney entrance to the sea. The beach grew on us however and we loved the clean, clear water, the swimming and the snorkelling. Sea on the whole...More

1  Thank T5443JCPeter
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We drove down from the North of the island to find a nice beach. Easy drive down and made our way along to Myrtos. First thing - they need more / better sign posts for the beach! People could easily miss this place! Secondly -...More

1  Thank BigBirdEdinburgh
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Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Love rly beach with plenty of bars and tavernas the food is extremely good at all the places we visited and the staff at all the bars were so friendly what a great place for a very relaxed holiday we would recommend this location to...More

1  Thank Keñeth W
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

one of the best places on the south of Crete! very good sea, traditional village with very good choices for lunch or dinner, very relaxing place that anywhere you go you don t have to use car, taxi or bus! you feel like living in...More

1  Thank Emmanouil P
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