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big BLUE

Myrtos, Ierapetra, Crete 72056, Greece
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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eastbourne
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spend just 2 nights at the Big Blue. We had a slightly chaotic and off-putting start (no-one at reception and then some confusion over our booking of 2 seperate rooms). After climbing up 3 flights of steps, we found our top floor rooms which were very small - my friend's was so small we had to turn sideways to... More 

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Heraklion, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

If King Minos, was still alive, would prefer to make their holidays in Myrtos and reside in the Big Blue! We spent a week at Big Blue and greatly enjoyed our time there. Its location on the edge of the village made it a quiet and restful place to stay, but numerous good restaurants were only 2-5 minutes walk away.

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Craven Arms, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Spotlessly clean rooms with balcony having wonderful views over the Libyan Sea. Staff are warm, friendly and very welcoming; the owner even parked our car for us. breakfast on the flowery terrace was very good. The hotel is only a few minutes walk from the beach, although it is quite steep. very quiet and peaceful location.

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marne
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

We are always very happy to stay at the Big Blue. A warm and friendly from the owners, Anastasia and Pavlos. They make this unique place a special moment where you feel like home. The hotel overlooks the charming and typical Cretan village of Myrtos with breathtaking and magnificent views of the Libyan Sea. A place where it is good... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

We spent a week at Big Blue and greatly enjoyed our time there. Its location on the edge of the village made it a quiet and restful place to stay, but numerous good restaurants were only 2-5 minutes walk away. Car parking was convenient. Our room and balcony were generous in size and always kept very clean. Recycling is encouraged... More 

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Close to Berne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Good hot water pressure (solar), although the shower curtain could use replacing. Big balcony overlooking the sea, 180 degree view from the studio room. Bed rather firm, the room is large and the kitchen quite adequate. It had a filter coffee maker, but we would have preferred a kettle. The place offers free wifi, but it was too weak from... More 

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marne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

Always welcomed by Pavlos and Ansatasia, this small hotel human dimenssion is a haven of peace and relax.Wa are always happy to come and spend a few days in the small and fine place of Myrtos village. We stay in a large appartment with two rooms, one of the room is open on a big individual terrace with a large... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

Deluxe room bit larger than a normal chairs and fire a nice way to relax room service expensive though

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Rafina, Greece
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2011

A totally reccomended family hotel. The people that have the hotel are wonderful and helpful. We got a small room, since i was just with my husband, but the view was fantastic. Additionally is was really clean.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2011

We stayed as a family of 4 in July 2011. Room(s) - two rooms joined together to give a simple, clean family space. Large balcony, with simply stunning views over the bay. This had enough shade options that we could enjoy it in the morning, lunch-time and night. Air conditioning was sufficient to keep even newly arrived Scots cool enough... More 

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