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Address: 4 km north of center, Greece
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Quiet unorganised beach

There are no facilities on this beach. There are the remains of two taverna which have since moved to the port. That being said, I really like this beach. clear water and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 August 2016
Jennifer_L_R_T
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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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Ski Municipality, Norway
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The water is there, the pebbled beach is there. But nothing else. No restaurant or bar, no water, no toilets. The place is empty. But still possibilities for a good swim. You need to bring yourself whatever you want. We hope it will be better in the future. It looks like somebody have an idea and a plan.

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Thank Gunnar G
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

There are no facilities on this beach. There are the remains of two taverna which have since moved to the port. That being said, I really like this beach. clear water and lovely place to snorkel. There were only two families there they day we went

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Thank Jennifer_L_R_T
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

I don't recommend this beach. Yeah, water is clear - so clear that you can easily see how much rubbish there is. Unfortunately. Ranta on epäsiisti, meri on täynnä roskaa. Rannalla ei ole palveluja. En suosittele ajamaan tänne, saarella on paljon parempia rantoja.

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Thank Dicha11
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Hard to get, long drive. Not worth of driving there, so many better beaches. Rubbish, stranded building full of trash.

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Thank Petri N
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

We stumbled across this beautiful bay whilst quad biking around Skopelos and, although it is tatty with no facilities, we thought it was beautiful. The water was crystal clear and there were only a couple of people on the beach. It was a welcome oasis on a very hot day. We weren't aware of the dispute of the land and... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Today (3 Jul) we visited Glisteri Beach to see for ourselves what people were saying about the state it is now in - and what you read is all true. The old Taverner is all but rubble, the iconic arch has gone and the beach is littered with rubbish. This beach area has so much potential that the local authority... More 

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Thank Mark538102
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

This used to be a lovely beach with taverna and beds. I don't normally do bad reports but for people like us who had fond memories of Glisteri - our last visit to Skopolos ended with a lobster meal here - BE WARNED. The taverna has closed and the beach is a littered mess.

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Thank PC_May
Istanbul Province, Turkey
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

The sea was beautiful, crystal clear. But there were no facility around. No umbrellas, no sunbeds. You should certainly bring umbrella, water, food with you.

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Thank PerranBoran
Wooburn Green
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37 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

This used to be a favourite when the taverna was still there but now it is a bit of a dump. The old family tavern with the archway that was used in the Mama Mia movie has been levelled and the site is apparently under construction by new owners?? It was littered with waste and rubble so we turned around... More 

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Thank BlackCats66
Ascension Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

We were so disappointed when we arrived here in May 2015 this once beautiful beach has been completely forgotten due to disagrements from two parties - it would have been such a high light to have experienced it when it was full of life. What a shame, some part of us wanted to give it a new lease of life... More 

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