We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Akti Olous Hotel

2.0 of 5 Akti Oloundos Beach Road, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Akti Olous Hotel
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Akti Olous Hotel
Write a Review

377 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    175
    137
    41
    16
    8
See reviews for
38
226
11
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (135)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (377)
  • Mar-May only
    (21)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (197)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (144)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (15)
All months
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We normally choose a self catering apartment in Greece to enable us to enjoy both the evening and lunchtime taverna experience. This very pleasant small hotel offers bed & breakfast for less than the price of many studios and is so well positioned that we spent 2 weeks there in September/October 2013 returning for the same fortnight in 2014. As... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Eastwood, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We have visited Elounda on a number of occasions but haven't been for a few years, so decided to return in 2015. We "booked" a double side sea view room through the hotel's own website for two weeks in late June. Having completed the online reservation requirements including full credit card details I was amazed that their was no immediate... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Midlands, England
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Stayed here in August 2014 for one week, we were given a lovely front facing room and the views were superb. The hotel was clean throughout and the food was good. Limited space around the pool area and the small beach area. Staff friendly and helpful.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dumbarton, Scotland
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

First time in Crete and we had a fabulous trip. It started badly as the transfer time from the airport is horrific. If I was to return to Elounda I would get a taxi from the airport. Hotel is spotless, great breakfast and friendly, helpful staff. Pool is great with amazing views. Pool bar is great as well. I'd highly... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
United Kingdom
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We decided to venture to try somewhere different in Crete and we decided on Elounda as it had some good write-ups. Well what a perfect, Greek holiday destination. If you are looking for a charming, greek village with excellent restaurants and beaches to relax on and great people then this is the place. We stayed at the Akti Elous and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for one week in early October. Hotel very good value. We booked direct with the hotel and were upgraded from a garden view to a sea view room, and the air-con and safe were included. Room more than big enough and standard of cleaning was high. Bathroom fine but a little tired. Breakfast could have done with more variation... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
York, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

stayed here in early October with my sister.The hotel is beautifully clean and breakfast great.The room 101 was quite small but with a good view and the balcony was a good size.Only drawback was the typically Greek bathroom,the shower was hand held so the bathroom got soaked whenever it was used but soon dried out.The location is perfect just a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
East Renfrewshire, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Spent a lovely holiday in this hotel in August this year It was spotlessly clean with excellent food.Staff were very helpful and friendly I highly recommend this hotel We had a lovely trip to Spinalonga which was the leper colony ,a very interesting trip I certainly recommend it

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We stayed here for 7 nights and it was great! The breakfast buffet had a big selection and could keep you going all day. The sky bar and pool rooftop was a lovely touch as you could escape up there all day! The rooms were clean and comfortable and you also got a small balcony. The hotel is well situated... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Solihull
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
13 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We picked this hotel for it's location and we were not disappointed. It is on the sea front so great, with easy access to the causeway and the centre of Elounda . As many have mentioned breakfast is taken on a pontoon so you can share your breakfast with the fishes! Breakfast was good with plenty of choice, although 7.30... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Akti Olous Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Akti Olous Hotel

Address: Akti Oloundos Beach Road, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Lasithi Prefecture > Elounda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Akti Olous Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 70
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Despegar.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Akti Olous Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Akti Olous Elounda
Elounda Akti Olous
Akti Olous Hotel Elounda, Crete
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Elounda
#8 Romantic Hotel in Elounda

500 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (335)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (64)
Viewed
Dining (45)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (33)
Viewed
View from room (30)
Viewed
Room/suite (25)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (2)
Viewed
Other (133)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (150)
Viewed
Amenities (3)
Viewed
Beach (4)
Viewed
Double Room With Balcony and Side Seaview (36)
Viewed
Main Pool (22)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (57)
Viewed
The Hotel (28)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (15)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (5)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay