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Iolida Beach Hotel

4.0 of 5 Agia Marina, Agia Marina, Crete 730 14, Greece
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Asker
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed at the beachfront part of the hotel. Had a room with 2 bedroom ower 2 floors and great view of the sea. The hotel is nice and clean. We were a family and had 3 rooms next to eachother. Ok, kitchen with the most things that you need. We only made breackfast at the room. We had most of... More 

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Constanta, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all I have to say that my experience with Iolida Beach Hotel is from June 2012 – I marked June 2014 because, otherwise, I cannot add my review. I hope that the changes from that period of time are not very important. The hotel is a sort of complex with facilities from both sides of the main road... More 

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Heraklion, Greece
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26 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is a nice place for few days to spend with your kids provided the sea is calm!! I enjoyed this hotel very much besides the fact it was not that easy and safe to cross the road to go from my room to the restaurant and the sea!! Negatives: Change two lifts + cross one bridge + many stairs!!!!

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Falun, Sweden
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

To start with, I want to clarify that the beachside hotel is only part of the whole hotel. One section has indeed a seaview, but you have to cross a street via a bridge to get to the beachside. The beachside is only available through Scandinavian travel agencies. We booked through Ving and were there end of August, beginning of... More 

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is a very modern hotel with pool and friendly staff. Do be careful of the name as the hotel is called Iolida "beach" we assumed when we booked that the hotel was on the beach side however the hotel has two parts, one on the beach and one on the other side of the road connected by a causeway/bridge.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Great hotel for family vacation. It is better not to opt for the all-inclusive or half-board since the food quality is below average. Although we paid for it, we used to go out for dinner. The wi-fi connection was poor as well. The location of the hotel is great since there is a super-market next to it. Our room and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We visited this hotel with my family in June 2013 only to discover the air conditioning was faulty. We normally would persevere without it though the room felt like a sauna and thats no exaggeration. We were told that their were no rooms available. After a bit of complaining they managed to relocate us in another room. Apart from this... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Iolida Beach is located in Agia Marina, 10km from Chania Old Town and around 20 km from airport. The hotel is located in two buildings - first one with reception is situated close to the beach, second on the other side of street. Buildings are connected together by a bridge above the street. Swimming pools are close to each building... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Iolida beach hotel was very nice. Clean room, quick service, very kind staff members and value for money stay. It combines sea side (Chania bay) with pools. Fantastic sea view opposite Agioi Theodori island. My family has spent a week there and had a very pleasant time. I'm planning to book again in this hotel.

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Nykobing Mors, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Very high standard at this hotel, wich gave us a great relaxing holiday. The 2 pool areas made it possible to play with kids at one plays and relax at an other. great food, great rooms, great service, no complains!

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Address: Agia Marina, Agia Marina, Crete 730 14, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Agia Marina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Iolida Beach Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 139
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Also Known As:
Iolida Beach Hotel Agia Marina, Chania, Crete
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Agia Marina
#3 Family Hotel in Agia Marina
#4 Romantic Hotel in Agia Marina

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