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Hotel Mantenia

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Main Street, Platanias, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Ranked #7 of 19 hotels in Platanias
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed my stay here. Relaxing hotel in beautiful surroundings. Pool was very clean. Even though hotel was full it never felt crowded. Beach is a 3 minute walk. Tavernas and supermarkets within 10 minutes walk. Recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

We selected this hotel for a 10 days vacation in Crete. The family-run 3* hotel is good located. It is just a short walk to the sea. We have been very warm welcome and we enjoyed being in touch with the hotel staff and management during the whole vacation. They are truly hospitable and they made many extra efforts for... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We spent 9 days in Hotel Mantenia in early July 2013. All I can say that this hotel is unique from the normal hotels that Ive been mainly because you feel at home. Its a family own hotel and expect to be taken care of like you are a family. Its a quiet, clean and beautiful hotel. The owner/receptionist/cook is... More

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Quebec City, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

We stayed 4 nights at Mantenia hotel near Rethymnon. Our agent told us that it was the best place to be in Creta, right in the middle of the island. The hostest was the kindest women we met in Greece. The hotel is 5 minutes walk to the beach. 10 minutes by car to Rethymnon. We will get back their... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

I rarely write reviews but this hotel deserves my very best. I recently spent one wonderful and very relaxing week in hotel Mantenia. The hotel is set within leafy well-kept grounds, only few minutes walk from the beach. The hotel is family run and they happily go out of their way to please and accommodate everyone. Their knowledge of the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

I spent two wonderful weeks in this hotel. I chose a north facing room, with views of the sea which is a 5 minute walk from the hotel. The hotel itself is small and quite private and offers a swimming pool and disabled access. The location is ideal because it offers easy access to Rethymnon town while also being a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

This hotel is well maintained and as other reviewers pointed out, it has recently been renovated. It is a bed and breakfast style hotel, which is suited to travelers who like to go out and experience Crete on their own, such as adventurers, motorcyclists, backpackers and open minded travelers who are interested in local culture. We were greeted with much... More

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Dublin, Ireland
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

Ideal for those who want to spend a few restful days in a quiet hotel within a very short walking distance from a beach (with a good fish taverna there) and a lively village of Platanias and a short drive from the picturesque town of Rethimnon. Unpretentious but comfortable, clean, charming and well run by a lovely family.

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Ghent, Belgium
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2011

Hotel Mantenia is recently renovated. It has a beautiful lounge, clean rooms (each with a little balcony) and decent bathrooms. It's about five minutes by car (there is room to park your car by the way) from Rethymnon. The breakfast is simple: three types of cornflakes, bread, cheese, different kinds of marmelade, yoghurt, honey, fresh fruit, coffee. Nothing special but... More

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8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Hotel Mantenia is beautiful, an architectural delight set amongst lush foliage and fronted by a perfect pool shielded from the road by an ancient property which enhances the impression of the perfect holiday retreat. Unfortunately that is where it ends. The main road is just too close and busy to allow for peaceful long lounges by the pool. The outside... More

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Address: Main Street, Platanias, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Rethymnon > Platanias
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Mantenia 3*
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