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Minos Mare Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   17 Pavlou Drandaki St, Platanias, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Ranked #9 of 19 hotels in Platanias
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Cordain Gothenburg, Sweden
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Gothenburg, Sweden
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my girlfriend stayed at Minos Mare for a week in the beginning of July 2014. We had an all inclusive package and a room with a terrasse. The hotel, staff, restaurant and beach was very nice. The hotel is right on the beach and has a good amount of sunbeds both around the pool and at the beach.... More

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Chisinau, Moldova
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Good place..Good weather!!! Good service. Pool bar and baby pool and a big pool..Room-service is working..Everything is clean..Nice staff..Is located on board of see..Animation is working well..You can spend very interesting your staying here!

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Sunny South East
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Although the rooms in Minos Mare are basic they are nevertheless comfortable. Despite other reviews, I found the food excellent and the variation of food was splendid, catering for the different tastes. The pools are nice and it's straight on the sandy stretch of Rethymno. Most evenings there is some form of entertainment. The short 2 minute walk to the... More

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LEEDS
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We stayed for a week in September 2013. The hotel is in a good location, right on the beach and only 5 mins walk to the centre. It has a nice pool and have some great staff. Dimitri and Despina at the outdoor pool bar are great. However the rooms are no way 4 star, they are quite dated. The... More

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Bournemouth UK
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Stayed for 2 weeks in August 2013. my wife and I and two friends had excellent rooms- each with with a balcony. the Hotel is quiet, clean and has excellent staff in the reception and the restaurant ( which is on the lower ground floor). the hotel has a lift in addition to stairways to the first floor.The air conditioning... More

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Definately not a 4* hotel! Air condition is turned off every day from 4am to 2pm!!!!!Extremely hot in the rooms, uncomfortable beds, old furniture. Pool area is ok, breakfast was good. Location was not very close to the main strip of restaurants and shops, about 5min walk. Surroundings of the hotels were not too pretty, beach was sandy, but sea... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

The rooms are pretty dated. The beds pretty bad (springy and old) We got the all inclusive deal. Food was mostly overcooked and pretty basic. The air con is timed - starts at 2pm and ends at 4am and isnt very strong. The key is linked to the electrics so when you leave the room the air con goes off.... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

We stayed at the Minos mare in June 2013 to attend our son's and daughter in law's wedding which was held at this hotel. Everything about the hotel was perfect, I have nothing negative to say about it, the wedding was fantastic and you could not wish for a better venue. All the staff are really helpful and friendly from... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This hotel is really nice and the staff were all very friendly and helpful. The room decor was a bit dated but the bed was comfy, the room was a good size and the bathroom was large with toiletries provided. The rooms are cleaned daily and each room has a balcony. The breakfast buffet had a large selection that varied... More

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msc
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

everything was really very very good! A lot of interesting trips, friendly people and the staff, god tasty food, quiet and comfortable room. may be the pool is too small (there were a lot of children and woman-seals, but we didn't use it))

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Address: 17 Pavlou Drandaki St, Platanias, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Rethymnon > Platanias
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Minos Mare Hotel 4*
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Minos Mare Rethymnon
Minos Mare Hotel Crete, Greece

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#4 Family Hotel in Platanias
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