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Review of Matala beach

Matala beach
Ranked #2 of 9 things to do in Matala
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Vantaa, Finland
Level 4 Contributor
23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“nice”
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Lots to do and explore. Good for people who loke to move. The beache it self whas not so special but its a exelent base to exlopre from.

Visited September 2013
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Malta
Level 6 Contributor
120 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Really nice beach with plenty of good restaurants”
Reviewed 27 September 2013

The beach is really nice as is the waters.

On one side of the beach there are cliffs with caves which seem to have been naturally created.

On the other side one finds a number of typical Cretan restaurants with some fantastic views.

Visited September 2013
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Looks great but not worth the effort”
Reviewed 23 September 2013

We arrived and saw 10 coaches adn about 200 other cars on the way to the car park.
i did stop and snapped a few picturs of the caves from the beach but we then promptly left. Such a shame that there were so many day trippers - I would be gutted if I was staying there.
I have since noticed that all the postcards and images are taken very early in the morning (you can tell by the light on the cliffs) before the day tripper arrive.

Visited September 2013
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Beverley, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Good beach”
Reviewed 15 September 2013

A friendly beach with clean water and an interesting view of the tombs in the cliffs. A mixture of shingle and fine pebbles with some sand. Not very easy to access if you have mobility problems - go to Kosmos if this is the case and you have a car.

Visited September 2013
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Heraklion, Greece
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Perfect”
Reviewed 15 September 2013

lying on dark sand, overlooking the famous Matala caves on one side and the Beach Road with all the little cafes and restaurant on the other side. And when the sun burns, dive in the cool water and check the large rocks in the bottom. Certainly perfect for me.

Visited June 2013
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