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Golden Sand Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sfakaki, Crete 74100, Greece
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Ranked #6 of 7 Hotels in Sfakaki
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Bad hotel and terrible food. Pools dirty, got ear and eye infections. Luckily our children didn't. Water turned of so couldn't wash, air conditioning turned off during the night so our 6mth old baby got Ill. Manager was arrested in the reception area for not paying bills so we presume that's why water etc, we're turned off. Room was filthy.... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was sold to us a five star and I wouldn't give even a 3* the food was worse than an m25 service, prepacked frozen food that was cold, undercooked, left for hours and cooked in grease and presented Very badly with little variety of choice, like lining up for school dinners, but I would say even school dinners... More

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel isn't as bad as what people say. Great selection of swimming pools, and beach is just down a few steps, good drink selections. What does let the place down is the food a lot of complaints about the food, so id suggest bringing money 4 food n eat else were. Rooms are ok, mattresses r hard, cleaned regularly. It's... More

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Milan, Italy
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a 5 star hotel. not even close. The beds are really really hard, it's impossible to sleep in - there were some hosts complaining about that, so they added a thin matress in some rooms. The all inclusive pack included all the meals, but they were always the same!!! breakfast, lunch and dinner had always the same... More

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Mosbach, Germany
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean with very good service. Good food with plenty of choice - good breakfast from healthy cereal, Greek yogurt and Honey to bacon and fried eggs (eggs fried to perfection). Pool bar staff very friendly.

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worse hotel ever, food rubbish no choice poor quality with no deserts, no entertainment as advertised, no poolside BBQ, no cretian dancing, no poolside BBQ, pro photos apear to show an infinity pool there is not one , all inclusive drinks stop at 10pm wow , advertised as having a private beech that's sign posted as public just 50 yards... More

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On arrival at the Golden Sand Hotel we were informed that due to a computer crash there was no room for us and we were being moved to another hotel, so after a full day's travel we were bundled into a taxi and taken 30 minutes back the way we came to the Bali Paradise Hotel. On Saturday morning the... More

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Newry, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 2am in the morning and we were not dissappointed there was food in the fridge and the room was just what we asked for overlooking the pool and the sea. The next morning we went down for breakfast it was a bit dissappointing as we were expectinga good breakfast but instead was a very basic one all... More

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1 review
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Having spent hours trying to find a suitable resort for our family and friend (3 adults and 2 kids age 4 and 7), I personally made the booking with a representative from LastMinute.com and I was assured I would be staying at an upmarket resort that catered for kids and had all the amenities. This was anything but... We were... More

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1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

Me and my friend decided that we wanted to go away quite last minute and booked this hotel and not expecting much! We both had a fantastic time and I would definitely come back and stay. The reviews are very moany and I can't believe some of the stuff people are saying! The only thing I would suggest would be... More

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Address: Sfakaki, Crete 74100, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Sfakaki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Golden Sand Hotel 2*
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Golden Sand Hotel Crete/Sfakaki

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