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Sofia Beach Hotel

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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sfakaki, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Sofia Beach Hotel
Ranked #5 of 158 Hotels in Rethymnon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Booked this hotel as a last minute deal in June and we were not disappointed. The hotel was just what we needed, relaxing, quiet with friendly staff. The location for us was ideal, lots of restaurants close by for dinner which gave us a good choice. The hotel pool was large with the usual sun loungers around it. It was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We spent a week in this beautiful hotel in mid-July. Even though we had never met the management before, we felt like visiting friends. We had long breakfasts where all guests and the owners were like family, and we spent lazy days by the pool or swimming in the crystal clear see. We also visited old town Rethymno and Knossos.... More 

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Tonsberg, Norway
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

The most familiar hotel you can imagine! :-) Sofia Beach Hotel is a small (18-room) hotel, runned by a beautiful Norwegian couple that gave us the feeling of being visiting friends!... Actually, after just a few days at this sanctuary, I really do consider Steinar and Anita being dear friends! -Together with the other guests staying at the hotel at... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

If you want to stay in a peaceful, quiet, clean and relaxing hotel this is Your hotel on Crete! Very Nice management from Norway. Luckily there is no "all inclusive" which allows you to test the local restaurants in the vicinity (walking distance). Best eating Places I have visited in the greek islands and I have been to many. Even... More 

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Moss, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We spent one week in this nice hotel in mid-july,- quiet, relaxing, friendly and with the best service. The owners know how to make you feel comfortable, and Fanny in the reception answers any question you might ask about Crete. She is helping you with rental cars, taxis, where to go and what to see. The biggest surprise this holiday... More 

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Address: Sfakaki, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Location: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Rethymnon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sofia Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Hotel Sofia Beach
Sofia Beach Hotel Rethymnon, Crete
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Rethymnon
#3 Family Hotel in Rethymnon
#5 Best Value Hotel in Rethymnon
#8 Romantic Hotel in Rethymnon

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