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Makris Gialos Beach

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Address: Lassi 28100, Greece

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Makris Gialos Zante Greece

Correction please : the Makris Gialos beach we've been to was in Zante and not in Kefalonia. Sorry if I caused confusion. 😊

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Carla T
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Correction please : the Makris Gialos beach we've been to was in Zante and not in Kefalonia. Sorry if I caused confusion. 😊

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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Gorgeous clear water, clean sand. Some sunbeds and umbrellas for hire, plenty of space to throw your towel down and soak up the sun

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Nelson, BC
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This is one of the nicest beaches on the island with soft sand, rental chairs and umbrellas available, and paddle boards and kayaks. The surf is gentle and the water warm. Loved this beach!

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We found this beach to one of the finest of the island, the sand is clean and soft under foot, and you can choose to use the luxury sun loungers for 4 euros per day,or put your towel down on the free areas. There are free toilets, changing huts and showers, all of which are kept in good working order,... More 

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Novi Sad, Serbia
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36 reviews
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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I absolutely enjoyed this beach daily snd at night. You have two parts, you can rent umbrellas and two seatings for the whole day for 7 euros and also there is a part where you can just sit and enjoy for free, love sandy beaches, really enjoyed. Sneaking at night and enjoying a night swim is also possible!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Having been in Kefalonia for 2 weeks, on both the east and west side, it was nice to be on a sandy beach compared with the stony type on the east side of the island. Makis Gialos is at the heart of the touristy areas and draws the crowds. Parking and the walk down to the beach is worth it.... More 

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Neath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great beach if not a little busy. Plenty of sun beds and umbrellas. Beautiful clear blue sea and soft sand

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Great links to other beaches and great views of beach from cafe/restaurant, local food available as well as basic english food

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Superb sandy beach for all the family. Very clean and shallow for some way so ideal for children. Swim a little way out to get the joys of swimming in deeper water. Water sports area clearly marked off so very safe. Good range of water sports available. Having travelled around island over several years I can confirm that this is... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

lovely sandy beach yet another Blue Flag and well deserved. Beds and umberellas available and sporty things jet ski etc

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