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Kounenos Apartments

3.5 of 5
Istron, Crete, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

We had 2 bedroomed apartment which was ideal for 2 adults & 2 kids. Bedrooms were spacious, living area ideal with superb views from large balcony. North facing so no morning sunshine but we still had breakfast outside in the warmth. The swimming pool is excellent: set in a beautiful garden with plenty of sunloungers and space and wonderful views.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

We are just back after two amazing weeks in Istron. We hadn't been back for eight years. Still as magical as ever. Delighted that we chose to stay at the Kounenos apartments. Having stayed at lots of different places in Istron, this was the best by far. Arrived at night, key in the door for us and lovely clean apartment.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2011

A party of 5 stayed in no12 (put up bed for one, requested). This apt had views which took your breath away when you arrive, and again when leaving. We did not have a car for 1st few days and managed walking in around istron and it's beaches, tavernas n shops. Getting bus to agios nikolaos (15 min) was easy... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2010

The Kounenos apartments are a small group of studios, 2 bed apts and small maisonettes up a steep rough track on a bend of the main coastal highway at Istro. It is about 600 metres to a Blue Flag beach, lovely headland, and a short drive to Gournia, a Minoan town. Ag.Nik is visible the other side of the bay,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2009

My wife and two children stayed here for a week and had a great time. Although the apartments could do with updating the rooms were clean and had everything you could need including satellite tv! But for me it was all about the view, it is absolutley breathtaking from all apartments.Waking up to that everyday was fantastic. There is a... More 

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