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Lamon Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   | Rethymno, Plakias, Crete 74060, Greece
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was travelling with my 17-year old daugther, and the staff , all males, only had one thing on their mind, and this was to get to know her intimately. This is not the sort of behaviour I expect from a the staff of a hotel, especially if they are more than twice her age. So - if you are... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: The pool here was really good, but few chairs so if it's busy May be hard to stay. Location is great, beach and town are very close. Lovely guy at the front desk. Price. Cons: weird red bed-cover, electricity turns off when key is removed, loud clientele (we had someone try to open our door at about midnight with... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Stayed 1 week, July 2014. Excellent base to explore from, via car hire.Experienced both a refurbished apartment suite & sea view, older style room. Spotless throughout entire hotel & complex.Ideal pool size & access.Half board, food plentiful,varied & delicious. Beach is shingle, very clean, loungers/umbrellas with the hotel. Staff were very friendly & helpful. Would recommend to a friend &... More

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed here about 7 years ago. and we loved it. The owner was lovely. sadly she's past away...The family room was very big 2 bathrooms. and sparate room from use... The pool a very good size. The food is lovely . Over the road from the sea. very close to all the shop... can't wait to visit plakias again... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Located in plakis just opposite the beach. We had a standard room (after having a look at the budget room). Plakis is a small place halfway between authentic crete and tourist crete. You can find a range of English speaking restaurants and bars in addition to the excellent hotel bar. It has a small pool is very clean good buffet... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We stayed only one night in this hotel on a 5 day trip around Crete (which by the way is not long enough in beautiful Crete). We paid only 34 euro & couldn't believe the quality for the price. The hotel is right across from the beach with a restaurant overlooking the beach. The rooms were excellent quality, comfortable bed,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The Lamon Hotel is being updated and was probably the best hotel in Plakias a while back, so this year we gave it a go and found it spacious, clean and with very helpful staff and the room rate was very good value. The room overlooked the sea and was very comfortable..

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Chania, Greece
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Stayed with some friends were made very welcome and would return. Staff superb, nice small pool and right opposite the beach. Great base to explore Prevali Monastery and surrounding villages. Very popular resort for serious walkers.

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 14 days and we absolutely loved it! It's a quite less touristy area but with all the amenities of a big tourist area. Plenty of shops, restaurants, activities, and the beach it literally right out the front door. Sunsets are spectacular and the pool is a nice size as is the restaurant. The food at the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

The room rate does not include "extras" - We thought that the intention for breakfast but we found that to get the remote air conditioner is required to pay a 5 day per day!. However, it is important to note that the room rate was relatively low 30 euros a night (although we got the most basic room without a... More

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Address: | Rethymno, Plakias, Crete 74060, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Plakias
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Hotel Class:2 star — Lamon Hotel 2*
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