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Sounio Beach

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quiet peaceful

it is possible to find free space even on weekends cause far from city center ... the water is... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
AslihanIsitman
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Istanbul, Turkey
Great swimming, sunsets and two excellent local tavernas

Second time here - great memories. Gulls, smooth sea and fish abound provide pleasure... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
DavidFBristol
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Bristol
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Sounio beach is a well organized sandy beach with many facilities to visitors including umbrellas with sunbeds under price, beach bar, showers, W.C. and free parking.
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68 Klm Athens-Sounio Ave. | under the ancient Temple of Poseidon, Sounio 19500, Greece
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

it is possible to find free space even on weekends cause far from city center ... the water is immaculate and the scenery is perfect ...

1  Thank AslihanIsitman
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Beach is so so. It silent zone. Nice place if you like peaceful beaches. No more shops. No crowd. Greece is very peaceful country. Here you can enjoy natural beauty. People are soft spoken

1  Thank VijaySinghIntas
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Second time here - great memories. Gulls, smooth sea and fish abound provide pleasure. Recommended tavernas, especially blue taverna on the beach. Good service with similar prices. The Aegean hotel behind is both comfortable and welcoming.

1  Thank DavidFBristol
Reviewed September 10, 2018

It is the typical organized beach. But the water is not clean. It's great for kids playing at the shore as it's not too deep. The backdrop is lovely with Poseidon's home overlooking the beach. However, I would not recommend to swim.

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Reviewed September 9, 2018

Small but very nice sandy beach. The water temperature is perfect (we were there in August). we hired 2sunbeds and a parasol for £10 (and my son could be connected to the hotel wi-fi - bonus for a teenager!) You have a very nice view...More

1  Thank frenchy016
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Beautiful location part of the hi-end hotel, available to public too. Slightly expensive but worth for the experience it gave. Beautiful view on the Poseidon temple on the near hill, and very nice infrastructure suitable for that kind of beach.

1  Thank Goran I
Reviewed August 28, 2018

This beach is well organized with all necessary facilities even a life guard. The beach is crowded and big. The only nice thing about it is the location underneath the Poseidon Temple. We prefer more natural beaches like Kape and many other beautiful bays that...More

2  Thank Orna K
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Spent a fee hours hanging on the beach in Sounio waiting for sunset. Beach was nice. Sun beds comfortable. Water nice

1  Thank lloyds302
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Nice beach with good view of the temple. Sun beds are 5E each for the day or you can go to the smaller area without beds for free. Sandy beach, shallow clear water. The two places to eat nearby are very expensive and the temple...More

2  Thank Hopknight
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Spent the entire day hanging out on this beach. Its small and busy but the water is clear and the swim out to the buoys is a good distance. Its a small protected bay, safe for swimming , no current. Plenty of boats park3d outside...More

1  Thank raglan007
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izsoborbala
August 15, 2018|
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Response from Aegeom | Property representative |
Good evening! You can take the bus to Sounio from Areos square in Athens. The cost for 1 umbrella and 2 sunbeds is 10 euro for the daily days and 15 euro for the weekends. Best regards, Georgia
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Shanehowatt
June 24, 2018|
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Response from April P | Reviewed this property |
You can easily walk to the Temple from the beach. I'm not sure the best way to get there. Our hotel arranged transfer.
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Agustina C
February 26, 2018|
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Response from Dimitris K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes the access is very easy. you can park very near the beach (at least when not in peak hours) and walk on flat surface. The archaeological site on top is also accessible by car and easy to walk at least to its cafe for... More
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