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Fata Morgana Studios & Apartments

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Frangokastello, Sfakia, Crete 73011, Greece
Fata Morgana Studios & Apartments
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Eastsound, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 4th visit to Fata Morgana (we discovered them in 2004 driving around Crete after my partner hosted a lecture tour of archeological sites in Greece). We love the warm family atmosphere of the whole operation, its beauty and simplicity. The highlight of this trip was having Giorgios/George meet us at the Heraklion airport and drive us to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

it felt too big compared to what I was hoping for : more intimacy, more seclusion. All that said, it's quite charming, it's located in an olive grove and there are lots of details in the decoration and layout. The studio itself is perfectly equipped but two things really stood out in a negative way : 1) There was a... More 

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Stockholm County, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The apartments have a fantastic location - right above the beach (one has to cross a gravel road and go down the stairs to get down to the beach), all apartments I lived in and visited had one or several balconies and or/terraces with sea view. The apartments are spacious and equipped with everything one needs (kitchen stuff, blanket, hair... More 

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bayern, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

In 40 years of travel, have seldom been to a more relaxing place. Great facilites and wonderfull owners! Proximity to beach is ideal. Views from rooms great! Very, very helpful staff--willing to do what it takes to make your stay a good one. Recommend it!

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

One of nicest places we have stayied in Greece in 10 years. Perfect spacious studio with 3 balconies facing the sea. Wery helpfull and friendly owners,great beach just under our room,for the first time we had a dinner only in its taverna,no need to go somewhere else :-) Highly recommended for a peacefull relaxing holliday. The only disadvantage- if you... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We spent more than 20 days in Crete and especially at Fata Morgana Studios and apartments. The staying has been wonderful since the place is absoloutely perfect in its organisation, structure and architecture. George and his family answer very quickly and concentrate every effort in order to satisfy each customer's request. 100% satisfied, and we hope to be able to... More 

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Crete, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I have just been back to Fata Morgana for a few days' holidays. The hotel is located just before the Frangokastello site. It consists of two storey blocks of appartments built in an olive grove. Just below the hotel lies a superb beach! The place is clean and well looked after, with very friendly staff. E.g. as we were waiting... More 

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Heraklio, Greece
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

It is located at a magical place with sand dunes right below leading to a shallow water sandy beach. The location is amazing and there is not much else to do but relax. The beach is excellent for small kids since the water is shallow and sandy. Rooms are clean spacious with breathtaking views. There are bikes available with no... More 

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Heraklion, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We have been many times to this complex. Nice clean studios with super view of the sea, a fantastic beach where you can have privacy in August and a very nice taverna to eat and relax with perfect view of the sea shore and dunes! Excellent value for money very kind owners daily cleaning.

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Graz, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

we absolutely loved our stay. it is a calm place with incredible views and plenty of options for excursions for nature-loving people. very good local food at the beachside restaurant. the beach is absolutely amazing. the whole team was so lovely too. it was a superb stay - our first time - and I understand why people are coming back... More 

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