Dafne Beach

Beaches in Zante


Location: On the northside of the Vassilikos Peninsular

Getting There: Follow the main road from Argassi. The access road is on the right not after the turning for Kaminia Beach. Watch out for a restaurant in the shape of a windmill on the left

Access: A long bumpy and difficult road, but rewarding if you are in the mood for adventure! The beach area itself is flat and easy to get about

Sunbeds: Yes

Toilets: Yes, in the tavernas adjoining the beach

Watersports: No

Safe for Kids: Yes

Food & Drinks: Yes, a good selection of food and drink

Turtles: Yes, this is another important nesting beach

Seaweed: Some, but easily avoided

Sand or Pebbles: Fine sand

Car Parking: Not many parking spaces, but it is usually quiet because of the difficult access

Beaches near to Dafne Beach:

Dafne Beach  (28 Comments)
Dafne BeachA beautiful beach and an important nesting ground for the Loggerhead Sea Turtles, accessed via a long and bumpy dirt road. Definitely one for the rental car!
Gerakas Beach  (77 Comments)
Gerakas BeachAn important nesting beach for the Loggerhead Sea Turtles and very well maintained by the Marine Park. It's beach you should visit during your holiday.
Ionio Beach  (20 Comments)
Ionio BeachA huge expanse of sandy beach which is great for those who would don't need a sunbed, or a crowd.
Kaminia Beach  (6 Comments)
Kaminia BeachA beautiful location and not over commercialised. It's a perfect stop-off place and within walking distance of Argassi if you're feeling fit!
Mavratzi Beach  (16 Comments)
Mavratzi BeachFor a while in 2008 this was a deserted naturist beach, but not now the Zante Royal Palace Hotel has reopened.
Plaka Beach  (11 Comments)
Plaka BeachA tidy and well run beach resort. You pay for sunbeds on the beach, but sunbeds on the grassy area behind are free.
Porto Roma Beach  (7 Comments)
Porto Roma BeachNot as sandy as some other beaches in Vassilikos, but still a beautiful setting with greenery surrounding the beach.
Porto Zoro Beach  (28 Comments)
Porto Zoro BeachExotic looking beach with fine sand and good facilities. There are plenty of small fish to see if you go snorkelling at the rocky end of the beach.
St Nicholas Beach  (113 Comments)
St Nicholas BeachOffering a wide variety of watersports. There is a free bus from the main resorts but you have to pay for one of the many facilities in order to get the bus back!

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