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Fortezza Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Odos Melissinou 16, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Ranked #30 of 159 Hotels in Rethymnon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

For 102 euros you would expect a bit more. The room is basic, view of the pool, no safe in the room, empty mini fridge, couple of mini bottles of shampoo and bars of mini soap, towels...oh, and the breakfast was no better. One type of fresh fruit, some tomatoes and cucumbers, cereals breads, tang type juices, some eggs, bread,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We chose this hotel as it’s slap-bang in the middle of the old town of Rethymnon. I can’t fault the location, it’s perfect for the sights, restaurants and bars of the old town. I have no gripes about the hotel on the whole. The only thing that did disappoint a little was the size of the room and the balcony.... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights at the lovely Hotel in the town of Rethymno, Crete in early July 2014. The hotel is lovely and it is well situated a short walk from the town. There is a pool in very pleasant surroundings and we enjoyed lunches and drinks poolside. The Hotel itself is a cool oasis in this very warm place.... More

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Woking, England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a 9 night stay & we found the Hotel to be a great choice to stay. Location is excellent, you're right next to the lanes of the Old Town. Go either way out of the Hotel & there are plenty of restaurants & bars to be found. I loved where we were as it meant you could... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a party of 7 and had a family holiday at the Hotel Fortezza in Reythymnon. The hotel staff were excellent: friendly, helpful and veryaccommodating. In particular, Chryssa was extremely helpful when my daughter's asthma was threatening to become more serious, and she advised us exactly what to do and where to go should it become worse during the... More

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Torremolinos
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Nothing but praise for this so well positioned hotel in the heart of the old town. Its rare to pick a hotel that delivers everything but I am so pleased that I picked this one. First time in Crete so wasn't so sure on what area to go to, but Rethymnon was a great choice. The hotel has been done... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

We arrived into Chania and booked a transfer through resorthoppa (€70 return for two). It took around 2 hrs to get there but if you take a taxi (€70 one way) it takes an hour. Rethymnon is a charming town with lots of old windy streets with Venetian architecture. The beach is a 15 minute walk from the hotel and... More

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Macduff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Small family run hotel that I would happily recommend and return to. Small pool area but more than adequate for residents. Very friendly staff and special mention to bar man Babis and waitress Maria..... Had some great chats with Babis and met his family which was special. Great hotel to stay in, modern rooms and very clean.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

From the minute we arrived to the minute we left,we thoroughly enjoyed the hotel fortessa. Friendly staff and calm relaxing atmosphere. Beds are comfy, quiet fridge and air con, pool side view a bonus. (ask for one). Will be back

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Excellent! Everything was spot on - this hotel is very well run with exceptionally efficient, pleasant staff. The pool area is very attractive, and the public areas within the hotel are spacious and very well appointed. The breakfast room was immaculate, and the breakfast fresh and plentiful. The hotel was in the Old Town - 10 minutes walk to The... More

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Address: Odos Melissinou 16, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Rethymnon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Fortezza Hotel 3*
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