We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 4 Makry-Gialos hotels

Maria Tsanakalioti's Apartments

Makry-Gialos, Crete, Greece
Hotel amenities
  • Reviews (53)
  • Photos (44)
  • Amenities
  • Room tips (7)
  • Location
  • More
Maria Tsanakalioti's Apartments
Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Makry-Gialos
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Makry-Gialos
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

53 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    37
    14
    1
    0
    1
See reviews for
9
32
3
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
linlob
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have searched all over Greece looking for a place just like Maria's as I left it too late to book and couldn't get in. I couldn't find anywhere like this! What a view from the bedroom. No road to cross, just straight out of your room onto the lovely beach. We have returned several times and will definitely be... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
West Sussex
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second visit to Maria's and certainly won't be our last. Writing this sitting on our patio, gazing at the sea only a few metres away. Our idea of paradise but .......shhhhhh.........don't tell everyone! Maria's friendliness, generosity and hospitality together with the location and surroundings make for the perfect beach holiday. We love it here!

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at Maria's apartment and I couldn't have asked for more. I had a room with an amazing sea view. It was very late at night when arrived and was welcomed by the whole family and also invited to a BBQ the following day which I thought was tremendously generous . The room was clean and tidy, the fridge... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Zurich, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

I made a booking asking for 2 separate beds since I was going there with my cousin just to hear Miss Maria asking me inappropriate questions like "Are you 2 male cousins or boy & girl?". It all got worse as soon as we arrived there "Why is the girl that is driving and not you?" Excuse me...??? We were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hollesley, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We first came to Crete over 20 years ago we came with the now defunct Kosmar. After a lengthy delay on the transfer bus at Heraklion (someones tea making equipment had gone missing) we started the longish transfer to Makrigialos. Silently we both felt despair at what seemed to be endless stops at grotty tourist locations and it was't filling... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
norwich
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

I stayed here for 1 week with my partner in July 2013 - whilst the accomodation formed the cheapest of the places we stayed in around crete, it was by far the best! The room is simple and homely, and has everything you need. Air con worked fine, bed was comfy, and the views from the balcony are spectacular! I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Coventry
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

I've reviewed Maria's apartments before & like nearly everyone else think that they, & Makrigialos, are wonderful. This time we went with another couple & had the upstairs 2 bedoom apartment. It was great. 2 comfortable rooms that both opened on to a large balcony that faced the beach / sea. (1 little quible - only 1 had air con,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lyon
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We have just spent 10 days in a little nice paradise; Makry-Gialos in Maria's room on the beach! Maria and her daughter are perfect hosts! The house is very pleasant, ideally situated on the beach. All which you need and more than you need is in your studio! The welcome is warm and frienfly. During your stay, Maria, perfect cooker,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012 via mobile

We stayed at Maria's apartments for two weeks in October 2012, and it was a delightful beach break. Situated in the lovely village of Makry Gialos and literally backing onto the beach, the apartments were in an ideal location. Welcomed to our temporary home by Maria and her daughter Despoina, we were made to feel at home right away. Maria... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Windsor, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

A blissful holiday destination. We hadn’t visited Crete before and were enchanted with Makry Gialos and Maria’s Apartments. This isn’t an anonymous hotel or a shoddy studio set-up, rather it is an exemplary, old fashioned, extremely comfortable place to stay for one or two nights or weeks or more, in a gorgeous seaside town. Maria, Despina and Manilos are discrete... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Maria Tsanakalioti's Apartments, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Maria Tsanakalioti's Apartments? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Maria Tsanakalioti's Apartments

Address: Makry-Gialos, Crete, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Lassithi Prefecture > Makry-Gialos
Also Known As:
Maria Tsanakaliotis Apartments Makriyialos
Maria Tsanakalioti's Apartments Crete, Greece

44 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (45)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (8)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (28)

Amenities

Free Parking
Number of rooms
127

See which rooms travelers prefer

Bookmark for later
Save Saved
You added Maria Tsanakalioti's Apartments to your Saves list