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Istro Beach

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Address: Istron, Crete, Greece
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This is a beach in the coast town of Istro, Crete Greece.

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Istron's Beaches, spoilt for choice

Istro is a modern village that runs along the coast line of Mirabella bay. So you have in fact got the choice of three or four beaches all completely different and within walking... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 February 2017
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Istron, Greece
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Istron, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Istro is a modern village that runs along the coast line of Mirabella bay. So you have in fact got the choice of three or four beaches all completely different and within walking distance of one another. Although from one end to the other might be a bit far if you have young children or a lot of stuff to... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Living post-card beach, turqoise sea, feel free to enjoy a sandy beach, not to much people in May, you can try the nice restaurant located on the beach; the beach is a little bit of paradise.

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Chania Prefecture, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Two wide bays make up Istro Beach. In both bays the beaches gently shelve into the sea and the headlands give a certain amount of protection from any big waves. The bays have a mixture of sandy and pebbly areas. There is a small childrens play area in the western bay I didn't notice anything in the eastern side but... More 

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Thank VinceEarley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Just on the outskirts of agios nikolos small town of istro.... Beautiful unspoilt beach... maybe 1/2 miles in total but main beach was 600 metres of beautiful sand and crystal clear waters that made you feel you where in the carribbean. Lovely place to relax and chill out.

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Devon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

There is nothing much there but some sun beds.it is a pretty cove with a yellow church on the end.You can get coffee etc delivered there but at the moment there is no cantina.quite stony to get in but sandy when you are in.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

1 hour driving from Heraklion airport, and 5 minutes walk from a village with restaurants and bars. Pleasant and beautiful bay, comfortable beach, clean blue sea.

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Nottingham
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely beach, free car park, snack bar selling basic bits, toilets, the beach is a bit pebbly but the sea is so clear, lovely in may think it could get very busy in peak seasons, also can get quite windy!!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

Great water and sand, lots of sun umbrellas. A few meters away, no umbrellas and few people...but same great water!

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Thank Fi T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Beach is beautiful and the water is nice... but way too crowded. Hardly had a place to lay down, really sad actually. Wouldn't go here again. Chrissi Island is a better alternative!

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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

Think this beach is the one signposted 'Panteleimon beach' ??? It was our favourite as it wasn't as busy as Voulisma beach. There is no snackbar but there are supermarkets nearby to stock up for your visit. Sunbeds and a brolly 7euros. Plenty of space. Beautiful sea, beach pebbly but lovely once you're in the water. Good for snorkelling -... More 

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