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Dessole Blue Star Resort

Peristeras, Ierapetra, Crete 72200, Greece (Formerly Hotel Blue Star Beachfront Resort)
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Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

We had fabulous 7 days in this hotel, staff were very friendly and welcoming, clean room with the balcony. I would rate the food a 9 out of 10. All-inclusive cocktails were not so excellent but not poor quality and we enjoyed cocktail Blue Star Special. (Cześć Ria i Elena!) Desserts were the best. Location was excellent for us. We... More 

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5 Thank EwaKowals
Nitra Region, Slovakia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

At the beginning of September me and my friend were thinking about - where to go for holiday...finally we had decided for this hotel and I have to say that it was really good choice!!! The hotel was nice and clean, food was delicious and people working there were very friendly :) The programme (not just for kids) realized by... More 

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4 Thank Stanislava Š
Tolyatti, Russia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Hotel is really nice! With enough clean territory and friendly staff. Our room was not so big but it was clean and conformable to stay in. The most perfect was the food - everything is so testy and fresh. The only small minus is the beach with the stones but could be managed with special booths. The best place to... More 

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4 Thank Alexey_Konyashkin
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

I really enjoyed everything in this hotel! It was clean with spacious rooms, friendly staff, excellent food, nice gardens and in a very nice location! Everything my husband and I were looking for to relax!

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6 Thank stella t
greece
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We stayed in the hotel for 1 week with my family (my husband and my 2,5 yrs son) and we had a great time! First of all I have to say It was great value for money! Great food,great services!!! We were all inclusive and we had breakfast, lunch,dinner and another option for dinner by the pool plus snacks twice... More 

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6 Thank maya79Greece
Moscow, Russia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

we were here only for 5 days, but it was amazing! rooms are normal, may be not luxury, but nice and with good bathroom, very nice restaurant with really tasty food, so sad that there was no so many Greek food, but a big variety of different dessers, meat and fish made our vacation very tasty and positive))) if you... More 

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Hassocks, null, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

Just arrived back from a 10 day stay with my 2 teenage sons at the Blue Star resort. Originally i wasn't sure what to expect given the different reviews but having now had the wonderful experience of our stay there i qualify and feel compelled to give it some justice! We have had a superb holiday on every level,the staff... More 

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9 Thank Alice H
Surrey, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

Good points- clean room and resort and friendly staff (except see below). Bad points- its a long way out of town with nothing much to do except swim and sunbathe- the entertainment suddenly stopped whilst we were there. A car is therefore very useful.We were on an all in package but there was only a limited variation of drinks and... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Have just got back from a weeks stay at Blue Star resort hotel ,location was great hotel very clean rooms cleaned to high standard reception staff great but was 95%french so all meals were written in french so sometimes didnt no what we were eating entertainment all spoken in french waitresses all spoke french also you couldnt change any money... More 

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3 Thank karen h
Rome
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

Hello, we stayed in this hotel for my last trip to Crete. I remember a poor quality of hotel, no hot water, always the same menu-no bad eggs, the alcohol drunk! lack of staff, absolutely not suitable for children, the beach there are only concrete blocks, the pool and 'dirty and full of drunks at all hours! not recommend

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8 Thank Uda U
Management response:

In response to this review, it has to be noticed that this review refers to a stay during 2011. Meanwhile many things have changed and one of these, is the management team, although the situation mentioned on this review is far enough from truth. As anyone could notice, 2012 clients' reviews have nothing to do with the situation described on... More 

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