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Venus Apartments

2.0 of 5
Fourlanou 31 Street, Platanias, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Ranked #12 of 19 Hotels in Platanias
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I spent an unforgettable week here in September and can't wait to return. The pool is perfect, the apartments are really lovely, but more importantly, the hosts are wonderful. They are so incredibly welcoming and kind.

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KENLEY SURREY UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My husband and I have stayed at Venus Apartments many times, we love it so much we just have to keep returning. In the last 12 months there has been some redesigning done, the apartments now have tenting over the balconies to keep that strong sun off your heads it all looks very nice and tasteful. The family who run... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Another fantastic holiday at the Venus apartments with the Perakis family, can not fault anything. Rooms clean, tidy & well maintained. The most amazing pool & very well looked after. Breakfast was a great way to start the day & kept Daisy & I going most of the day. The Perakis family make you feel so welcome & nothing seems... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

My first stay at the Venus Apartments with the Perakis family. I couldn't fault it, the family made me feel very welcome, the rooms were spotless, lovely breakfasts and the pool area was second to none, very clean and very relaxing. I was a bit wary as the apartments are not actually in the town, they are a good ten... More 

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KENLEY SURREY UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013 via mobile

Just returned from another excellent holiday with the perakis family at the Venus Apartments, the rooms are being redecorated with fresh new colours new curtains and are as always spotless, the family take great delight in assisting you to make your holiday memorable , and of course the bonus ... The amazing pool huge, spotless and quiet what more can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

Just returned from yet another stay at the Venus. The apartments may not be a modern as others, they are clean and comfortable. The swimming pool remains well maintained with plenty of sun loungers and chairs. Overall,once again, I must highly recommend these apartments for independent travellers who enjoy being welcomed into the Cretan way of life.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2011

we have been going to venus apts for over 15 yrs and we have seen many changes over the years. All the family have and still friendly and helpfull at all times. If you want a nice relaxing hol with a nice pool there is no better place. And be prepared to do some greek dancing on barbecue night also... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2010

A spotlessly clean pool awaits you at the Venus Apartments in Platanias. Most days we had the pool to ourselves, but even when others were there it was still a picture of tranquility. The owners were extremely hospitable and gave great advice about where to go and eat and where not to. There were lots of greek families and couples... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2010

These family-run apartments are spotlessly clean and neat. I've marked down the sleep quality because the beds are rather hard - that won't be unexpected if you've self-catered in Greece before. The swimming pool is a huge bonus - very clean and, more to the point, quiet! We quite often had the pool to ourselves but even if all guests... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2010

Great Holiday (again) Last two reviews is a different Place You cannot find fault with the Venus this is our 24th time there since they opened in 93 we have been twice a year many times Great place for all you will not be disapointed

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