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Akti Olous Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Akti Oloundos Beach Road, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
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Ranked #9 of 36 hotels in Elounda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a 2 hour transfer from the airport. Finding the hotel when dropped off by your coach at 01:00 in the morning isn't easy without a tour rep to offer guidance (jet2). It's down a dark alley which you follow to the bottom through overhanging bushes. Thankfully another person staying there showed us the way. A warm and friendly greeting... More

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Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just so much better than our expectations Staff friendly and helpful, food excellent, rooms big and clean. Probably situated in one of the best spots in Elounda. Quite but near to everything. Great private beach, excellent rooftop pool and stunning views. Already working out when to come back next year.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would like to point out that this hotel has the best location of anywhere I have ever stayed. It was 5 min walk to all bars and shops. On the beach front and just that bit far enough away that it was quiet at night. Our room was a good size. Shower wasn't great but it did the job... More

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 12 nights in this hotel in July and we were very pleased. The staff are very friendly and could not do enough for us. Great location, walking distance to the charming little village of Elounda. The restaurants on the way to the village are excellent, great service and again the staff and people we met were really helpful... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just had a great weeks relaxing holiday , hotel was brilliant , kept very clean and the staff very pleasant. In a good location away from hustle and bustle , but 5 Mins walk to town . would recommend anyone to go and stay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for a week . Wonderfully located , clean rooms and good service . Roof top pool adequate . Beach is man made and disappointing but the water is clear and refreshing to swim in. Hotel rooms ok , you have to pay extra for safe & air conditioning . Shower not fabulous as it's small... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 2 weeks in this hotel in July and were very pleased. The location is perfect… 5 min. away from the center of the very charming village of Elounda with lots of tavernas and shops. The room was perfect with a balcony and a sea view. The breakfast choice was excellent with the Greek yoghurt and honey… We ate... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from 2 weeks and had a wonderful, relaxing time! Elounda is charming, picturesque and quiet/laidback. All the locals we met in shops, tavernas etc were really friendly. The hotel was great - we had a decent sized room on the 2nd floor at the side of the hotel and could see the sea and Olous peninsula from the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is ideally located a 5 min walk into the centre of Elounda and at the start of the causeway across to the windmills. Most staff are very friendly, especially on reception, the waitress and in the Sky Bar. Most rooms have a view of the sea but some are facing the wall of a neighbouring hotel. To avoid... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good points......Firstly the location is really good just out of the town, 10 mins or so walk past some fantastic sea side restaurants. Right on the pebble beach. Sky Bar is really good especially Monique! Not so good points :- 1. Rooms so tiny you have to walk sideways past the end of the bed and the wall to get... More

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Address: Akti Oloundos Beach Road, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Lassithi Prefecture > Elounda
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Hotel Class:2 star — Akti Olous Hotel 2*
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Akti Olous Elounda
Elounda Akti Olous
Akti Olous Hotel Elounda, Crete

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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Elounda #7 Romantic Hotel in Elounda
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Akti Olous is recently renovated, a family-run hotel ideal for those of all ages, looking for comfortable accommodation in a cosy environment. The hotel is located directly on the thick sandy beach in the bay of Elounda, only 300 m from the village of Elounda, its small harbour and shopping area. The location of the hotel provides a relaxed holiday, with stunning panoramic view from the roof top pool. ... more   less 
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