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King Minos Palace Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   L Hersonissou, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
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Ranked #27 of 176 hotels in Hersonissos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed today
Braileanu R Bucharest, Romania
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Bucharest, Romania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Stayed here for a week in mid-July with my wife. Had a room with see view in the main building, near the pool garden. The staff was almost overwhelmingly nice, the food was varied and plenty (we had half board), the room was quiet big and comfy, the AC very effective, the pool really great. The few drawbacks were the... More

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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited the Hotel on the 26th june 2014 for two weeks and stayed in room 409 by far the best room in the hotel with un inturuped spectacular sea view room. Good and bad points of the hotel. Food is very good and plentifull but the dissapointment if you do not like fish they do have a lot of this.... More

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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived on 22nd June to stay for a week with my partner, being both 19 we were excited for our first holiday together, was a little disappointed with this hotel during our stay. The hotel itself is spacious and clean, our room we were also pleased with, was clean and tidy on arrival and also had a balcony over looking... More

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Salem, Oregon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 4 nights in July 2014. I made reservations in April. We were promised a 4 bedroom family room, since it was my wife and 2 young children. Cost was 150 euros a night which included breakfast and dinner. When we arrived, we did have a large room, with 4 single beds in a sort of galley long... More

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my partner (both 21) have just returned from a 2 week stay at King Minos Palace. Upon arrival we were greeted by a lady from reception and a 'bell-boy' who carried our luggage up the steps at the front of the hotel. Another lady working on reception checked us in and told us all relevant information regarding breakfast... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I, (both early twenties) have not long returned from a 2 week stay here at the King Minos. We booked here due to a good price and the other overtly positive reviews. However to concur with a previous recent review we also felt that these other reviews over hype the hotel slightly and therefore our impressions were... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We stayed at the King Minos Palace for the first time and we really would have to look hard to find fault with the place. The room was very tidy and was cleaned to a high standard every day. The sink plug would not close and was repaired instantly when reported. The bathroom was immaculate throughout and well stocked with... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We feel that euphoric reviews given to this hotel on tripadvisor give a misleading representation. Therefore, we would like to focus on the criticism as there has been enough said about the positive, but nothing mentioned about the negative. Room: Didn’t feel like a 4 star hotel room. It lacks basic facilities, that we got used to staying in other... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

AMAZING, total chill out hotel with the most amazing family Greek hospitality. Hotel classy and clean. The B'fast and dinner were great, the rooms are very comfortable and clean. Grounds beautiful and well maintained, pool beautiful and very clean. Would WE return?? Obviously YES again and again. The staff are so friendly that I missed them and almost cried when... More

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed here from 8-22nd May. The first week was much quieter than the second. We arrived very late evening & were greeted at reception and checked in quickly. We struggled to carry our cases up the steps to the hotel (see previous review) although were helped down with them when departing. We went for the half board basis as... More

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Address: L Hersonissou, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Hersonissos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — King Minos Palace Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Hotel King Minos Palace
King Minos Palace Hersonissos
Hersonissos Palace Crete
King Minos Palace Hotel Crete, Greece

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#13 Luxury Hotel in Hersonissos #20 Romantic Hotel in Hersonissos #32 Family Hotel in Hersonissos
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