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Sandy Beach Hotel

Kavros, Georgioupolis, Apokoronas, Crete 73007, Greece (Formerly Akti Manos Beach)
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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

This was our first holiday together since we've been married. Actually it was our late honeymoon. After a long while searching my wife really liked the Pictures of Sandy beach. The price was rather good to. We arrived without hiccup amd no problem with the transfer. Was given a decent room and we did have to pay extra for the... More 

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Lviv, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

It was our first holidays in Greece. Location of this hotel helps to forget about the noise of big city and provides relaxing time. Main advantages of "Sandy Beach Hotel" are: 1. clean sandy beach with a gentle entrance into the sea; 2. friendly personnel and calm atmosphere; 3. all dishes were delicious, especially "Greece Salad"

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Robertsbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

This was our first all-inclusive holiday and we didn't know quite what to expect. We were delighted to find a friendly, relaxed hotel with real Greek food! Not a chip in sight! Our room was clean on arrival and cleaned thoroughly every day and had a great view of the garden. This part of the coast is built up and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The Sandy Beach Hotel has the most kind, friendly and helpful staff. Particularly Antigoni, who is a wonderful person with superb qualities. Her friendliness, competence and general helpfulness was second to none. If you require any information regarding your stay, do not hesitate to approach Antigoni as she is very obliging and her English is excellent. We found that any... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Myself and my husband booked the hotel based on the location, and for a hotel located right on the beach, and with the all inclusive package it came up as by far the best value we found. We stopped in room 504 for a week towards the end of September, rooms are basic but a comfortable size for a couple... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I know you get what you pay for and we were not expecting luxury, but we do expect cleanliness. The floor of our room had big clumps of hair scattered on it when we arrived and you could never smell bleach or any cleaning products after the room had been serviced. We could have managed with a limited choice of... More 

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Pruszcz Gdanski, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I spent in this hotel a weeik in August. It was wonderful time! I liked both a hotel and the vicinity. I particularly was impressed by a room service (Polish maid named Sophia). The room was perfectly cleaned and the decoration made of towels were delightful! You can trust me - Crete is one of the most beautiful place in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I was there in august 2014. We arrived sooner and w thought that we had to wait.But the housekeeper was so quickly like a super or wonder woman,And we waited just quarter for the room. At the bed she left a nice gift from towel.I Had no idea how she did it.it was bird....or swan and next day she made... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very polite hotel staff.Antigone very helpful and nice. Cooker was o.k. The barwoman Smaragda chatty and sweet,I lived in 100 rooms building with my friends. It was disgusting how were dirty windows of the balcony.It spoiled my view, which anyway it wasn't nice. The halls were full of dust. They changed my sheets after I gave to them 5 euro... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Spent 11 nights in September. Transfer from Chania airport was just over an hour and we were greeted by the lovely Konstantina at 2am who checked us in and had a plate of food a drinks for us. We were in 503, closer to the pools that in main building and the room was clean and comfortable.The location is superb,... More 

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