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Alcanea Boutique Hotel

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Aggelou 2 | Old Town, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well located at the old port overlooking the light house and next to the maritime museum as well as restaurants and bars. Public parking easy walking distance. The best breakfast ever! Out on the terrace. Fresh fruit and juices. Local Crete delicacies. Everything. Any amount served with pleasure out on the terrace overlooking the old port.

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Noosa, Australia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superb genuine Cretan hospitality at its best at the Alcanea, it's like staying in the home of stylish friends. Fabulous staff, beautiful historic rooms and views, perfect location, caring warm welcoming atmosphere.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Thanks to Eva and all the Alcanea team, we spent 4 dreaming days in Chania, despite a stormy weather in winter. Very comfortable and luxurious housing full of history. Delicious breakfast and a very helpful and warmly staff. Our best experience in Crete. We wish to come back!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Alcanea is a true Greek gem. Wonderful staff warmly welcome you in beautifully restored 400 year old building. Great location and views, yummy breakfast, lovely rooms and communal areas. Fast wifi, plenty of sockets, comfortable beds. Waking up here on a sunny day will lift your spirits.

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Athens, Greece
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

small boutique hotel, very elegant and very friendly. Our superior room was very large with a nice balcony and every amenity you need. Evi at the reception was very accomodating and polite with good tips for town restaurants. Nice breakfast with a variety of Cretan specialties. all in all a lovely experience even at a rainy weekend in November! one... More 

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Athens, Greece
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Wow! This is a great hotel! The location is the best you could possible have in the Old Port of Chania, the rooms and design of the hotel travels you in another era (450 yrs old building), and the staff is extremely helpful, polite & professional! I must not forget the breakfast...yummy!!! it is a definitely come back hotel!

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Grenoble, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Charming little hotel in the best location of Chania. At the front of the Port, next to the everything, shoping , etc ... The staff is wonderful and the rooms we had was great with the view on the port. Large Room with a cheminee, very nice decoration. We also had a delicious breakfast , many choices and great food.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This is the first time that I have given a hotel five stars, and we have stayed in some lovely properties. What makes the Alcanea different? In a word - service. Firstly the location is perfect - on the edge of the beautiful Chania harbour, walking distance to everything but just far enough away for privacy. Secondly the breakfast -... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I'd have to agree 100% with all of the other reviews. Our room was small, but it was really cosy, had a great view of the lighthouse and was really comfortable! The staff were also unbelievably nice - one example: on the day we were to check-out we were headed to Samaria Gorge really early in the morning. Since we... More 

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Reggio Emilia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Must see and when u expect a small old fashioned cool wonderful service place ... U get Eva .. Charming blond curly hair greek girl that makes your staying just perfect and confortable... Ps breakfast port view in the morning is worth the rate!!😘😘we love it

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