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Hotel Olympic

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kornarou Square, Heraklion, Crete 71201, Greece
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Ranked #33 of 63 Hotels in Heraklion
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Granted Herakleion, Crete is a gritty city, but this hotel seemed generally over-taxed and unengaged to be hoteliers. The bus drop off was awkward, the reception, polite, but slow and simmering with rage it seemed; wi-fi was good, but a slow, individual receipt for every device, and the keys were of that vintage that needed to be dropped off before... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

there are rooms with balcony (facing the street) - we had one facing some kind of air shaft/inner yard, and were happy with it, as it was quiet (but of course no view at all). The hotel is conveniently located, 5 min walk to the main plaza and right next to the bus stop to Knossos. Using wifi is a... More

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Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel for 6 nights, Not a hotel I would go back to. The air conditioning stopped working during the night when it was 31 degrees outside, one of the members of staff smoked on 3 consecutive evenings in the lobby in the reception area when I could clearly see a no smoking sign right in front... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Olympic Hotel is just near the main shopping street , it has great location. Parking is problem at the city center but you can park near the hotel on the streets. Breakfasts are ok, rooms are clean and comfortable enough.

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Tirana, Albania
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Only good thing of this hotel is it's proximity to city centre, air conditioning in the room didn't work properly,one plug socket in the room paper thin walls slow internet and noisy guests! Room and bathroom spotlessly clean though!

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Byron Bay, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

we are staying here for 3 nights on a package and did not chose this place, its central yes but thats it. its noisy and the breakfast is below average, the room is small and the beds hard. i wouldnt tell you not to stay here but its not the place id ever want to stay again.

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Bodrum City, Turkey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I brought a group of thirteen to the Hotel Olympic while touring Crete. I needed the help of reception to order taxis to take us to the airport on Sunday 27 April. Irene was on duty that morning and when she realised that the police had closed the streets near the hotel because of a Marathon that was being run... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

I was in Heraklion on a business trip so I stayed for two nights. In the center of the city. No need for car or taxi, we walked around easily. Clean and friendly. We had a little bit of noise because of the cars during the night but as I said for a short visit it is a good choice.

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Guwahati, India
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Very good location in the centre of Heraklion. Waking distance from the sea and next to a very popular hawkers market and restaurants. Buffet breakfast was also very good for the price. Taxi stand next to the entrance.

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Athens, Greece
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49 reviews 49 reviews
46 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

The hotel is located close to the centre of the city and also close to the main road to the airport. Although the hotel is old and renovated, it is a decent solution for a short stay, especially if you are in the city for business. Rooms are small and some of them have no view at all. Still, they... More

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Address: Kornarou Square, Heraklion, Crete 71201, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Heraklion
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Olympic 3*
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Also Known As:
Olympic Hotel Heraklion
Hotel Olympic Crete/Heraklion

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