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This was a lovely little peaceful beach - swim in the sea was very enjoyable & very warm! - Handy... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2014
Graham B
Newport, United Kingdom
Beautiful small beach

Beautiful, small sandy beach with crystal clear waters. The deck chair is free if order something... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2014
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8 Jul 2018
“Not crazy like Santorini or Mykonos”
19 Jun 2018
“An idyllic getaway”
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

We spent about 4 days in a villa in Megas Gialos...great beaches, very familiy oriented, great tavernas. Frinedly people. If you are going to Syros, I highly recommend you rent a car for your time there. Lots of places to rent right by the beach,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank zach_silver
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A super little beach, with just one taverna on it. When we were there in June, there were no other people on the beach. The sea is safe and just a little shingly. Beautiful. The taverna was only open 1-6pm because it was early season,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank SallyDennis12
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We recently spent 3 nights in Syros and stayed at Manos Syros (within 100 feet of this beach). We were directed to all of the popular beaches around the island, including Agathopes and Kini, which we visited. In our opinion, Megas Gialos was the best...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank NilKor
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Lovely shallow water especially good for children as they can go quite far into the sea to play and swim, the sea was very clear with lots of little fish although they did nip at our legs if we stood still too long! My only...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank nettoner
Reviewed 29 September 2014

A quiet small horseshoe bay of clean white sand with plenty of sun beds and shades. Not very tidal so water is shallow and warm even in late September. The restaurant/bar Fuego run by Helen and Leoardos is opposite the bay and provides reasonably priced...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank 157thom1
Reviewed 21 September 2014

This was a lovely little peaceful beach - swim in the sea was very enjoyable & very warm! - Handy little restaurant adjacent to beach. Lady on beach kept Beds nice & cleanalso/ Convenient little bus ride from Galissas

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Graham B
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Beautiful, small sandy beach with crystal clear waters. The deck chair is free if order something to drink and there is a lady who wipes once in a while with a small brush the sand from your deck chair when you're lying! The beach is...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank pchri
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Got the bus there, a pretty sea front, but at 10.15 in the morning nothing was open, not one taverna and we couldn't find an open shop.

Date of experience: May 2013
3  Thank SemiRetiredCarol
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