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Cressa Ghitonia

4.0 of 5 Sfaka Sitias, Lasithi Mesa, Crete, Greece
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Blackwood
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My wife and I stayed here in May 2014. This is a charming and atmospheric hotel resulting in visitors experiencing an authentic experience of the Greece and its people. The hotel is extremely clean with a lovely (if small) pool and excellent facilities, especially the spa. The staff are amongst the best that I have come across on any holiday,... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Dear Caralan, It's so great to read that you enjoyed your stay in Cressa Ghitonia Village! We are glad that you chose to stay with us. Your comments are shared with all our personnel and we are convinced that they will be encouraged by your remarks, as everybody works very hard to make sure that each guest feels at home.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My husband and I spent four days in Cressa Ghitonia in early September. With us were our three children aged 5, 3 and nine months. They were really thrilled about going to a hotel with a pool but it turned out that the pool was really small and very close to some rooms were people were sleeping so we spent... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Dear Eleni, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We truly value the opinion of our visitors. We are sorry to hear that we did not meet your expectations. Providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service has always been our mission. We appreciate your kind words regarding our staff. We are doing everything we... More

Hannover, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Me and my boyfriend spend 5 nights at Cressa Ghitonia and it was a rememberale holidays. The first contact was really nice. I booked through a website, and was a bit nervous, if everything went fine with it. So I wrote an email to the hotel and got a very warmly answer back. When we arrived at the hotel we... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Hello from sunny Sfaka! Thank you for taking the time to provide your valuable feedback regarding your stay with us! It is a great pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the hospitality that our team offered. When a guest becomes part of our family we are so excited! We are happy to know that we deliver a good level of... More

Wageningen, The Netherlands
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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Due to an overbooking at our touroperator (for a different hotel), we were so lucky that we had to stay a few nights at Cressa Ghitonia. The concept with the authentically restored typical old buildings is so attractive. It is like you are living in a small village, everything connected via small stairs and the little swimming pool in the... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Dear Lissane, We appreciate your kind comments regarding your recent stay in Cressa Ghitonia Village! It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback from our guests. We would like to thank you for having chosen our hotel to spend your holidays and we are delighted to know that our services have exceeded your expectations. Your comments are shared with... More

Kilauea, Hawaii
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Perhaps I could say the sunsets of Santorini were more dramatic, or the crystal waters of seaside villages like Kastellorizo were more irresistible than in Crete -- but even with all of this taken into into account, my week at Cressa Ghitonia was and will remain the most memorable and enjoyable time I had in Greece. This was in largest... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review and wonderful comments!! The staff and I are so glad you decided to visit Crete and Cressa Ghitonia and even more pleased that you had so much fun with us and you wanted to share your experience from our village! We greatly appreciate your recognition. We look forward to see you again in the... More

New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This is a very sweet hotel on a hill top in tiny Cretan hamlet. Be forewarned, it's a walk up and it's not easy. The tiny pool is perfect for just a dip and the views are great. Anything is a drive from here. The staff were lovely and accommodating.

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Cressa Ghitonia Village! We are trying to preserve all the unique traditional elements of the village. Thank you also for your useful comments! As far it concerns the access to the hotel, I would like to mention that there is a... More

Gothenburg, Sweden
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I wanted to write another review, since we returned to Cressa Ghitonia this year, too. There are a lot of things that are going smoother this year (and some not so much, but there seems to be a will to make things better). The place still looks stunning, the pool is the absolut relaxing spot, and the stuff is great.... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Dear Maria, We hope this message finds you well! It is a pleasure and honor to welcome you back. Thank you very much for taking time to share your holiday experience with us. We appreciate your kind words regarding our staff. They are doing everything they can in order to create an unforgettable experience for our guests. We would also... More

Munich, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I gave this place 5 stars and that is particularly because of some of the staff. The place is nice, interestingly designed, comfortable, original, clean, all the basics are there but it's so much more. The food at the restaurant is AMAZING. Sabrina, the lady who runs the spa is fantastic and Xanthe, who took us on our tour and... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Dear Carolina, We hope that this message finds you well! We would like to thank you for the time you spent to write this review. Also, we are very glad to hear that in general you had a great time and you enjoyed our services from our staff. As far it concerns the problem with the jacuzzi, the machinery broke... More

Athens, Greece
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Well the first thing that got my attention was the architecture of this hotel. Many small traditional houses all around are making Cressa Ghitonia a very sweet and picturesque place to relax and enjoy yourself and Greece. It is like you are seeking for a treasure, because till you find the place some villages of Crete almost scares you because... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Dear Billy, Thank you so much for your kind words! We are very excited to hear that you have experienced all these feelings during your stay at our hotel! We have put all our love and energy in order to make this place special. It’s crucial for us to make our guests feel as part of the hotel and Crete,... More

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We arrived at the hotel at night and we could not see properly where we where at. The morning after when we woke up and saw such a beautiful views of the esatern Cretan mountains we were really amazed. Apart from that, the hotel is unique in style, decorated as a small Greek village with a beautiful terrace, swimming pool,... More

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Maira F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Cressa Ghitonia, responded to this review

Dear Marta, We hope that this message finds you well! Thank you so much for your kind words!! We are very excited to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Cressa Ghitonia Village! It is very important for us to make our guests truly feel the Cretan experience and become part of Crete! We will be very happy to see... More

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Address: Sfaka Sitias, Lasithi Mesa, Crete, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Lassithi Prefecture > Lasithi Mesa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Cressa Ghitonia 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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