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Minerva Dore

, Agia Marina, Crete 730 14, Greece
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights on our trip to Crete. We had one of the superior studios with balcony facing the pool and sea, the view was nice as well as the location of the hotel. It was very convenient access to the main road and all the restaurants but still very quiet and peaceful. The room was big and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The location was great just a little stroll and you're on the main strip in Agia Marina and then cross the road and you're on the beach! 10-15 minutes by car to Chania. Good local variety of restaurants and bars. The pool could do with a clean but it's a great size and the view from the garden is beautiful!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed at Minerva Dore in June and our holiday was super !!, perfect location, big and clean rooms, nice pool and great pool bar with the best bartender (manos)and best cocktails ever. We ate the buffet breakfast and also tried the buffet dinner - great, fresh Greek food. Free wifi at the reception and in the pool are. A... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

At times it felt a little like the British TV show Benidorm, but overall it was lovely. Very relaxing, great location (literally 5min walk to a clean beach), the pool was beautiful, some of the loungers need to be replaced but I really don't have a complaint. I stayed with my mum for a week, we ate the buffet breakfast... More 

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Le Havre, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

A little family hotel which is very friendly with spacious rooms, local cooking, varied meals, a large pool with attached bar. Drinks excellent and not expensive. For those looking for a place to relax by the pool and take advantage of a clean, sandy beach within short walking distance this is perfect. The bus stop is very near with access... More 

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Slough, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We arrived to Aghia Marina and phoned the hotel. Marianna told us that there was a problem and met us at Minerva Beach Hotel. My husband had a look and was horrified. Dirty, untidy and construction materials left unsupervised. When we arrived at Minerva Dore we were extremely upset with the hotel's overall condition. It need cleaning, it looked abandoned... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

stayed for ten days in july they need wifi by pool pool got sand and leaves in water is dodgey does not work in all romes wouldent stay again rather stay in folia up the hill witch has great food and staf are nice the owner of are hotel told us 2 get pout witch was rude.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

We stay in Minerva Dore 10 to 17 of august , and our holidays was super !!, perfect location, big and clean rooms nice pool and great pool bar with the best bartender (manos)and best cocktails ever , thanks for unforgettable holidays .

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Glasgow, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Stayed for 2 weeks in July 2012 and had a excellent time. Family of 4 and we all liked it. Kids loved pool which was really good and hotel close to the beach. We got large double room on ground floor. Most of guests were French and were very pleasant as were owners. We didn't try dinner buffet instead prefering... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2011

Many Thanks to Vasilis, Mariana, George and rest of the staff who made our holiday to a nice stay in Minerva Dore! The hotel is located in quite surroundings with just a short walk to the beach, have a big pool that is great for the kids. Food in the poolbar was nice and at a decent cost level. Also... More 

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