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Afrata Beach

Afrata | Kolimbari, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
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Beautiful beach, Fantastic Restaurant

The beach is very reserved and quiet. It is well managed by a bar/restaurant. Personnel is very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marco S
via mobile
Lovely uncrowded beach

The rocky beach is pleasantly off the main track; lovely views, clear water, excellent taverna/café... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lizziefromsaliabury
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Afrata | Kolimbari, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is very reserved and quiet. It is well managed by a bar/restaurant. Personnel is very nice and helpful. The restaurant is really DELICIOUS! Very Recommended!!!

Thank Marco S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rocky beach is pleasantly off the main track; lovely views, clear water, excellent taverna/café and welcoming staff. The loos have been rebuilt since the storm. Locals start to arrive at 11 and drift off around 4pm. Even on a Sunday it's not packed. Highly...More

Thank Lizziefromsaliabury
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

LOvely taverna on the beach friendly service and amazing views from the beach too. Would recommend a visit here the roads are a bit washed away so take it slowly

Thank Leanne Claire R
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Afrata Beach has long been a favourite with locals and visitors. Last winter's storms wrecked the beach and part of the access road, but thanks to Herculean efforts by the locals, the beach is now back in commission. It's several meters wider than before, thanks...More

Thank tram0nt
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Beach was very rocky and covered in rubbish. Might be ok during his go season but would not recommend it prior to that as the road was rough and the beach was not suitable for children.

1  Thank QueenMac75
Reviewed 21 October 2016

A very pleasant quiet rocky beach off the beaten track ,with FREE SUNBEDS very unusual a few people were enjoying snorkelling.The cappucino in the café was superb. The only downside was the beach toilets were not great if you need the toilet stop at the...More

Thank MeAndonis
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We were exploring and saw the sign for the beach when in Afrata. On driving down we found the small bay with a taverna and free sunbeds. It was not too crowded so we decided to stay. No I do have to give a warning...More

Thank Mike_Lorraine
Reviewed 27 September 2016

heaven beach.. very beautiful place that you must see and spend some time there relaxing and chilling,

Thank Rasha Q
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This beach is just ok.It is clean,with free sunbeds and sunshade,then you have free parking near.The water is clean,blue.Beach is to small,and we were there just in pass.There is taverna too,so you can eat or drink if you want.

Thank vanjaboris
Reviewed 19 September 2016

You have to have transport to get here. A very steep drive brings you to a small rocky cove, a few beach umbrellas and a little cafe. Great if you are seeking quiet but it could fill up quickly. A village lies just above ....More

Thank Jackie T
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