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Glyfada Beach

18 Diadochou Pavlou | Paralia Glyfadas tram station, Glyfada, Athens 166 75, Greece
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
18 Diadochou Pavlou | Paralia Glyfadas tram station, Glyfada, Athens 166 75, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Glyfada beach is not the best I have to say unless you are paying for a private beach but yes you can sunbathe and dip in the sea what is great about Glyfada is the shopping and great eating places very cosmopolitan love the atmosphere...More

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I guess most of people are mistaking this beach with another private one next to it. Anyway : it's not a sandy beach, water is incredibly dirty (humans garbages). As it is public, you can't find anything for hiding from the sun. During the week,...More

Thank Rémi H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is quite nice, water is clean weekday mornings but not so much in the afternoon when it starts to be crowded or weekends. Alltogether, a perfect place to chill in a free morning in the heart of Athens.

Thank Blandiana L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Trying to get entrance to part of this beach was next to impossible. We were there very close to Easter and everything was closed with some of the closed buildings vandalised. Lots of railed off areas and the beach is more stone/shell than sand. The...More

Thank roadsideshop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’m not quite sure that we really reached Glyfada Beach, although the tram station indicates 2nd Glyfada. Anyway we found a beach, a public one, free access, with no sun beds and umbrellas. Luckily I spotted a cabin for changing my swimming suit! No sand,...More

Thank Lucian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is quite a beautiful beach. The day i went to this beach the temp was about 21 deg cel.. a perfect sunny day.. there were lots of people at the beach most sun bathing.. the sun was very hot even though the breeze was...More

1  Thank Coryy20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Glyfadas beach is very close and convenient The mayor did excellent job and now has also the flag No ticket and clean , shower and changing room available

Thank theodoros z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It doth appear that the locals deem the sardonic gulf too cold to swim in in may . lifeguard towers empty and many of the we own the beach places not open .however glyfada beach is open too all and has course sand , nice...More

Thank berniewalrus2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Glyfada beach is the perfect place to enjoy the glorious Greek weather, sit, drink a Freddo cappuccino and watch the world go by. There are a variety of coffee shops, bars and restaurants along the length of the beach. There are free public beaches and...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Feels like a man - made strand with small pebbles/ sand, great when windy, no problem with sand storm, great for swimming. No problem finding a place to put our towels, middle of May.

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I like a quite beach for sunbathing and snorkelling ,am staying in the Congo palace hotel from 20/815 to 27/8/15 and city 17-20 th what's best area for this thanks 😀😉
July 21, 2015|
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Response from Colin G | Reviewed this property |
Don't know the Congo or where it is. Beach ok for sunbathing. Not sure re snorkelling though.