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Elounda Residence Hotel

4.0 of 5 Elounda, Crete 72100, Greece
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We stayed at the studios associated with this hotel and on our last day because our flight didn't leave till 8pm and we had to vacate our studio at 10.00 am we were offered the use of the hotel facilities. We had a lovely 2 week holiday in Elounda and sampled most of the seafront restaurants which offered excellent value... More 

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Wymondham, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We arrived mid Sept 2014 and there was a mix up with the rooms, the next day we were given a room with a view as booked via Thomas Cook. It was room 23 further up the hill. Lovely room with a fantastic view with a very relaxed atmosphere in the hotel. Food was excellent and we would particularly like... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

It's home from home, the Elounda Residence, and we love it. Warm welcome as always from Mr Yiannis, Roula, Morning Maria, Evening Maria, Dmitris, and all the staff, including our lovely cleaning ladies. We were delighted with our high apartment - with that glorious view - and really appreciated the kettle and the toastie-machine. From relaxing days - heavenly swimming... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I recently stayed for ten nights here and what a nightmare. We arrived at 3am after a 2 and a half hour transfer, to be dumped on a street corner to wait for a mini bus. We were driven to the main hotel only to be advised there was a fault in our room and they had... More 

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EloundaResidence, General Manager at Elounda Residence Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent comments and we are sorry that on this occasion we did not meet your expectations. We would, however like to respond to a few of the points you raised: The resort transfer time is the responsibility of the Tour Operator and reflected by their schedule but we are happy to forward your comments to them.... More 

Gairloch, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Arrived late (after 1 a.m.) and given a snack which was welcome. In the morning we discovered that our room, number 38, was a bit small, dark and the sea view was missing (obscured by shrubs). Reception did their best ( the hotel was full) and after two days we moved up the hill to room 45 which was exactly... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Where to start, we were looking for an October break in the sun for my wife’s birthday and came across what looked like a great deal at the Elounda Residence on the island of Crete and after reading many varying reviews we booked it !!. WOW I think sums it up, from arrival to leaving we had the most fantastic... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Before staying at this hotel I did check out some of the reviews already on Tripadvisor, and although I do take what I read on here with a pinch of salt there were some very mixed views. After staying here for a week (17th - 24th October 2014) I really cannot relate at all to the very bad reviews. Most... More 

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Heckington, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Just back from our 3rd visit to this hotel and yet again we had a fabulous holiday and take home wonderful memories. Everyone is extremely friendly and helpful. If you wish to have a relaxing holiday I suggest you sit by the lovely pool and take in the breathtaking views. If you prefer to go and investigate the local area,... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Me and my partner stayed in elounda residence at the end of September to the beginning of October. We were delighted by how friendly all the staff are and they all go out of their way to welcome you and become one of your friends :) I usually stay somewhere else in elounda but this year I decided to stay... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We have just come home after two weeks at the Elounda residence hote,l the hotel. food, staff ,entertainment, is excellent Mary in reception very very helpful and good at her job but it is about 1 mile from Elounda centre up a very steep hill great if you have a car !! but very difficult to walk

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Address: Elounda, Crete 72100, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Lasithi Prefecture > Elounda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Elounda Residence Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Elounda Residence Hotel Crete
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Elounda
#10 Luxury Hotel in Elounda

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