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Mama Nena Charming Hotel

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Zambeliou 30, Chania Town, Crete 73131, Greece
Mama Nena Charming Hotel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Geneva, Switzerland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights on the top floor with the best view in town - from one side we looked out onto the Venetian port and from the other small terrace we saw the Whiite mountains ( which were snow-capped). The rooms are modern with wonderful touches of the old world with beautifully restored furniture. The breakfast was... More 

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best breakfasts. All local produce from a farm.... great hotel location ... Rooms tastefully done, very chic but can be noisy... Best probably you can get in chania. Feels like a home than a hotel. No parking at hotel but is 5-10 mins away....

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Staying at Mame Nena was like having your own home in Chania - warm and relaxing environment, feeling welcomed by Matina and Diana, hot pot of coffee always ready in the kitchen, open room and kitchen spaces, comfortable bedrooms and incredible views of historical Chania harbour. This was one of the most relaxing times that I have enjoyed here in... More 

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Shanghai, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed here for a week over New Year 2015, and can absolutely recommend the Mama Nene. As bed & breakfasts go, it is in a league of its own, not just because of the tasteful decor, but also because the house has a wonderful family history and feels very loved by Matina, who restored her grandmother's house with such... More 

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Brives-sur-Charente, France
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49 reviews 49 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is truly a lovely place, we stayed here for 10 days in November for my birthday, exquisite decoration trendy but feel of the venetian is still there. We had balcony room on 1st floor, great walk in shower, comfortable bed, and french doora with shutters open to the harbour views. There was still plenty to do, most restaurants were... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Yeah. What everyone else says about Mama Nena’s is true. Here’s how to find it. The hotel’s at N35d 31.002’ x E24d 01.104’. It's on a pedestrian-only street. If you take a taxi to Mama Nena’s, the driver will likely let you out next to a Starbuck’s (October 2014) at the SW corner of El Venzelou Square. Walk past the... More 

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I think we found the best place in Chania, and, at risk of repeating what everyone else has said, dont hesitate to book this fantastic B and B. We stayed in 'Stella" which is the whole of the top floor and includes the sun terrace at the back, overlooking the narrow street in the old town, and with the bedroom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Believe all the hype...... can't recommend this hotel enough. A superb base to visit the numerous beautiful beaches and what a gorgeous port to just chill at night, just see the photographs they don't do it justice. A special mention should go to the family that run Mama Nena..... they will do all they can to make your holiday a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

I can't recommend this beautiful unique "Boutique Hotel" highly enough. Our room in this most charming hotel had a balcony where we could sit and absorb the view of the harbour as we enjoyed a cold glass of wine. It was tastefully decorated and extremely comfortable. Martina our host was very friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast... More 

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Blackwood, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Mama Nena is a wonderful restored house on the water front of Chania Harbour: the location, rooms and views are superb. The hospitality, and generosity of the owner is beyond fault and the wonderful breakfasts cooked by Diana is amazing, you will not go hungry. The whole experience is truly unique and one that I have hope to repeat soon.

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