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Youth Hostel Plakias

Plakias, Plakias, Crete 74060, Greece
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

Great atmosphere, cheap hostel, awesome breakfast, endless beach-hopping and hiking. Best food in Crete up in mirthios (walking distance in mountains). Friendly and attentive host ule!! Strongly recommended to all budget travelers who need timeout to busk in Crete with good company.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I was invited out to this charming hostel by a friend who had been there 4-5 times and couldn't get enough of the place. Fortunately it turned out to be true to form and I had a splendid week along with all the other travellers, many who were regulars over many years. The hostel is now run by Ulli who... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

I was here in May 2013 and not only was there a great community of people from all over staying here but the hostel itself was amazing as well. It doesn't have your typical hostel layout which is great, the layout takes advantage of the great outdoor space they have. Also VERY clean and they make some great food if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

This small but quaint hostel is filled with life. Many of the guests are there for closer to 6 weeks than to 1 and it functions much more like a small community. Everyone looks out for eachother and it was so lovely to be apart of it. Plakias is such a cheap place to visit and you dont really miss... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2009

I stayed here for one week in August. It is very cheap and super clean. All the staff are fantastic and it is in a great location. I would recommend this hostel to anybody! See you next year! Irish Dave

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