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Santa Maria Beach

Northeastern end of the island, 844 00, Greece
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Beautiful beach

Santa Maria was our favorite beach on Paros. Soft, clean sand, nice clear water to swim and just... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Redding, Connecticut
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Favorite Beach in Paros!

Santa Maria beach is my favorite beach in Paros. It is beautiful and was never very crowded. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chessie L
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“water sports” (14 reviews)
“young people” (5 reviews)
“great sand” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Northeastern end of the island, 844 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Santa Maria was our favorite beach on Paros. Soft, clean sand, nice clear water to swim and just enough light breeze to keep sunbathing pleasant. Plenty of parking right behind the beach too.

Thank 15MW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Santa Maria beach is my favorite beach in Paros. It is beautiful and was never very crowded. The crystal clear water and the soft sand makes this beach absolutely worth visiting. There are chairs/umbrellas for rent for ~9€ all day. There are a few beach...More

Thank Chessie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After so many years of visiting Paros I think that Santa Maria is the BEST beach on the island , even on its worst times , in August , the water is irresistible !!! Is a very Long Beach and one can either sit under...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is one of the best I have seen on many Greek islands, - clean with great service, friendly staff and the restuarant Nava is a must !

Thank Naude77234
Reviewed 26 October 2016

As we where staying at Naoussa? Paros.The locals told us we had to go to Santa Maria Beach.Its the best, beautiful, they said, you have to go. We went by bus and asked the bus driver to tell us when it was our stop. Santa...More

2  Thank IMHAPPY123
harrykalyvas, Owner at Santa Maria Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hi! and thank You for your review. You most probably went to the "little Santa Maria" beach, whilst you should have come to the "big Santa Maria" which has a MASSIVE CAR PARK in front and is a long sandy beach with 2 beach bars,...More

Reviewed 3 October 2016

This beach is a favorite of a local friend, so we hopped the bus out there and just loved it. European beaches are quite different than US beaches - beach chairs and umbrellas set up in neat lines...but we quite enjoyed it....and we also loved...More

Thank SFOglobetrotter
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful sand. Not very crowded; very scenic! Enjoyed it a lot! Next time, we plan to get there earlier as it is so peaceful.

Thank VBhiker
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We took a bus to get here and it is a long open beach. It was a bit windy but still a beautiful day. We even managed to do some snorkeling and the water was crystal clear and warm. Do try to visit you won't...More

Thank JulietT1976
Reviewed 19 September 2016

A great beach but crammed full of umbrellas and sun-beds for hire. Obviously protection is essential from the sun, but it would have been nice to see some open sand area! The sea extends a long way out before one gets out of depth. No...More

Thank 938austin
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Nice beach, poor facilities. The worst lunch we have had in one week in the islands. The fried seafood all well done to the point of burnt and fat. The showers are about 100m away from the beach and there are no changing cabins.

Thank Bozgoren
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