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Quiet private and friendly beach worth a visit

Quiet private and friendly beach worth a visit No sand so take beach shoes with you Beautiful clear... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
susan g
Made my day!

Ligaria Beach Hotel has been a great surprise on my cretan tour. Being a hotel manager on my own... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marios L
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All reviews restaurants and cafes worth a visit schools of fish two weeks on the rocks having read previous reviews lovely surprise different opinion snack bar diving school lovely cove crystalline water sunbeds and umbrellas sea front dive centre only downside during our stay
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There is nothing particularly wrong with Ligaria Beach, but it is nothing spectacular either. It is a pretty cove, no sand, mainly shingle which is uncomfortable under foot so I would recommend beach shoes.

Thank Lorna B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With the large number of positive reviews, I visited with high expectations but left rather disappointed. There is nothing much wrong with Ligaria Beach, it is just that it is not particularly impressive either. The cove is attractive enough but it is not especially scenic...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Quiet private and friendly beach worth a visit No sand so take beach shoes with you Beautiful clear clean water

Thank susan g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ligaria Beach Hotel has been a great surprise on my cretan tour. Being a hotel manager on my own for years and running a couple of hotels right now - my standards especially for 4* hotels were really high. I would say - i was...More

Thank Marios L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to find a beach that's decent and close to Agia Pelagia . Bit of a walk from the main centre but well worth it . Not crowded, and with sunbeds, tavernas, and a supermarket..... a great beach if you want to get away from...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this beach following a recommendation from our hotel. Went snorkelling but the water wasn't as clean as i would have liked which quite disappointed me as I like to go snorkelling a lot. A few tavernas etc on the beach front but more expensive....More

Thank Mal1963mal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The beach has everything:sand, clear water, sunbeds and great restaurants. I've loved my holiday there. Awsome for our tastes!

Thank Dezsi V
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Ten minutes down the hill from our hotel The Panorama Hotel in Agia Palagia. Nice beach, few nice restaurant's and bar's etc with nice authentic Greek feel. Beach safe for the kids and water clean. Walk back up to the hotel was a bit of...More

1  Thank chrisgallagher806
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Perfect holiday beach. A lovely bay, no big hotels, just one that blends into the rock. Parking on the roads behind the tavernas and a small car park at one end. Shingle beach with tavernas directly on the beach. Good for snorkeling candidate there is...More

1  Thank Twixgirl
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Nice waters, coarse sand, rocky slates over initial 5m entering water very treacherous as slippery from growth. Corridors through the slates have been opened every few meters, as many showers. Greatest problem is parking: very narrow street running parallel to coast behind first line of...More

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Phillip H
4 March 2017|
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Response from Andy c | Reviewed this property |
Saw fishing trips at Heraklion but not at legaria
Сергей Г
9 July 2016|
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Response from maryY7949FT | Reviewed this property |
So sorry also only just seen this! It's perfect there were some parents with babies , it's not sand more like grey very tiny stones, quite a bit better than sand in a way.
19 July 2015|
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Response from DrSCalvin | Reviewed this property |
We didn't see anyone fishing at Ligaria beach but there was a dive business that also offered charter fishing at the small beach to the south.