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King Minos Palace Hotel

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L Hersonissou, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
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Ranked #48 of 183 Hotels in Hersonissos
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Exmouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 11 nights and would recommend it to anyone. All the staff are amazing so friendly and make you feel truly welcome. The hotel is spotless the food is lovely and varied could not fault it. The evening entertainment was a bit hit and miss but the themed evenings and outside acts were excellent. For us it was... More 

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rainham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here with friends for a week in June. The hotel is lovely, rooms excellent, extremely clean and could not find a fault with anything. The receptionist Nina who greeted us plus the porters who took our cases were so friendly and helpful. Mark, Athena and the restaurant staff were very good. The food was amazing, plenty of Greek... More 

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

A real holiday for us as a 60+ couple. Nothing too much trouble for the staff - always smiling, happy to chat and oblige. Nothing to fault - on the edge of town away from noise yet so convenient with regular bus on main road, at the bottom of the hotel grounds to access tourist locations etc. in both directions.... More 

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Stansted
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is a good hotel in a nice position just above the resort,with an easy path down to beach and shopping area.. Rooms clean and well maintained, if a little outdated . Excellent buffet food, very friendly staff and pretty well kept grounds. Large clean pool, though sunbed space might be at a premium in high season. Would stay here... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We love this hotel...have been staying here 2 or 3 times a year for the past 8 years. It has very friendly staff (especially the restaurant Manager and pool bar staff). The hotel has so many choices when it comes to the rooms, food, entertainment and shop. I find this place a great quiet hide away as it does not... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We stayed here for a week in mid October and arrived on a Tuesday evening which was when the Hotel had their Greek night. We caught a bit of the entertainment out by the swimming pool which was a nice welcome. Unfortunately we had to fly out the following Monday so we didn't get to experience the full Greek night,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

A very good hotel, with all the facilities you would expect from 4 star type of hotel, excellent dining facilities, clean well appointed rooms, leisure facilities. The staff make this stand out from a run of the mill standard hotel, their friendly, helpful and efficient manner make this a cross between a well run business hotel and good homely family... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The welcome, facilities and accommodation are superb. The pool is enormous so even in high season there will be plenty of room. The staff were friendly and helpful and if there was a complaint you might find the food, excellent as it was, a little strange. They do declare that the cuisine is biased towards Greek style but we did... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We have just returned from a two holiday at this very good hotel. From checking in to departure the hotel staff were always very pleasent, the hotel was very clean. The food at breakfast and evening dinner always had a good range for different tastes, restaurant staff were very attentive. The bedroom had a sea view( not requested) was of... More 

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Exeter
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Just returned from a week at this hotel having booked a late deal. Of course the weather was fantastic which made the holiday just that bit better. The staff at this hotel are, I think, the best I have yet come across. They are friendly and couldn't be more helpful. The hotel IS looking a bit tired but then it... More 

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