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No facilities

The water is there, the pebbled beach is there. But nothing else. No restaurant or bar, no water... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Gunnar G
,
Ski Municipality, Norway
via mobile
Quiet unorganised beach

There are no facilities on this beach. There are the remains of two taverna which have since moved... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
Jennifer_L_R_T
,
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good24%
  • Average22%
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“clear water” (2 reviews)
“arching” (5 reviews)
“road” (4 reviews)
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4 km north of center, Greece
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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...More

Thank Gunnar G
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...More

Thank Jennifer_L_R_T
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.

Thank Dicha11
Reviewed 15 July 2016

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

1  Thank Petri N
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...More

Thank Jane_E_Young
Reviewed 3 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...More

Thank Mark538102
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...More

Thank PC_May
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.

Thank PerranBoran
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...More

Thank BlackCats66
Reviewed 11 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...More

Thank Samara-Craig
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