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“water sports”(35 reviews)
“gay area”(10 reviews)
This long, sandy beach attracts a mix of gay and straight sunbathers. Some sections are clothing optional.
Elia 84600, Greece
+30 2289 071204
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Worth a visit. Stunning beach and views. Quiet but glamorous. Nice stopping off area when touring the island.

Thank Favouriteword
Reviewed 3 days ago

The city of Eilat is a gem at the edge of the Israeli desert: The Red Sea is beautiful and clear, the weather is special, and this oasis can be really great. But the promenade area is dirty and smells bad. The municipality is trying...More

Thank Shay P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our group of seven lunched here while spending the day at Elia. The restaurant interior is attractive with floor to ceiling windows offering sea views. Our meals were all good. The service was initially good, but faltered as more people arrived. One order was mixed...More

Thank kstraveler81
Reviewed 3 days ago

We came here for the day and it was amazing, we had the Royal Mojito cocktail and it was to die for, we also ate at the restaurant I highly recommend the mushroom risotto and the Alpha Rose wine. The whole day was luxury I...More

Thank Lizzie H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Definitely the best gay beach, €30 for 2 sun chairs w/umbrella. There is a food menu & adult beverages to purchase. I would recommend taking your own food and if your clever a flask of your favourite tipple. I was staying near Mykonos town Rochari...More

Thank Jarrod H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed relaxing here one evening. Super nice restaurant/bar, with comfortable, shaded sofas and seating. Drinks pricey , but good. Wait staff attentive. Black sand beach with clear, very cool water. Recommended by hotel staff. Locals come here to relax. Very close to Thira.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful day at Elia beach! We are staying at Greco Philia Hotel which is about a 6 min walk and free ride to the beach. I saw buses drop people off too. I was there in July (85 degrees) the beach opens at 9am and...More

1  Thank Kham I
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has everything that I can expect from a beach. Quiet, clean, amazing water and a nice restaurant.

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coming there for years always nice and a pleasure... There is a beach with restaurant and on the very right part also a gay beach Sand beaches... beautifull clean water really very nice... Food ok Staff friendly Possible to go by car, scooter, boat or...More

Thank harrymc69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice! Beautiful views. Great service. Plenty of chairs and umbrellas available. Several choices to eat around there as well. A little rocky by the water and the water seems to get deep quickly...but very nice overall!

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Nellya O
25 February 2018|
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Response from tomgL4376EO | Reviewed this property |
Less windy in September
michael i
15 February 2018|
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Response from Faizel L | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I stayed in Elia and we rented a car, which we found much more convenient. It was also safer than the scooters we saw trudging along the narrow winding roads. The drive to Mykonos is almost twenty minutes, so the... More
michael i
15 February 2018|
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Response from Pinot R | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! Are you going on a cruise? If you are, they offer excursions to the main town and Elia Beach. There is a public bus that friends of ours took, for a much cheaper price, but the buses don’t run as frequently and... More