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Golden Villas

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Drapanos, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
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Ranked #9 of 23 Hersonissos B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014
Evgeny S St. Petersburg, Russia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Good villas with friendly staff, located on mountain, perfect see view, 10 min to hersonissos.Two floors, private pool. It's a good idea to ask staff for car renting - price would be cheeper. A lot of mosquitos (common for Crete may be). As hersonisos doesn't have good beaches, the closest one is in Malia (by bus/car quad). Villas has it's... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Golden Villa is about 30 minutes drive from the Heraklion airport. Our Aegean flight from Athens was massively delayed. We arrived after 1:00 am. It costs €50 to take the taxi from the airport to Hersonissos where Golden Villa is located. With good luck Budget rent a car happened to be open and Dimitri hooked us up with a great... More

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Klaipeda, Klaipedos Apskritis, Lithuania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We stayed for a week. At first when we arrived they told us that the hotel is fully booked, so for 1 night we were sent to other all inclusive hotel and later we were upgraded to a villa with shared pool (we had booked a sea view apartment). We liked everything about our villa. the view is breathtaking, and... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

The staff is very friendly and helpful. Very nice place to stay with children, because of quiet and calm atmosphere. Our suggestion - to rent a car, to walk to the beach you need 15 min.The continental breakfast is OK, you can have a dinner 12 Euro per person. Monday and Friday evenings sometimes life Greek music.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

Lonely planet may diss the whole north east coast of Crete. Ignore that. With Golden Villas you get your own private villa with a pool and a great view. You get privacy,parking at your door,two bathrooms,a working fireplace,a great breakfast,convenient location,a private chapel,a Turkish Steam room and more. All for a reasonable price. Lots of travelers will say that a... More

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Greenock
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012 via mobile

We had a great time at golden villas and the location was lovely. You have Your very own private pool which is amazing because it is nice and quiet. You do not have to worry about getting down to breakfast or lunch or dinner. I loved it so much and it is so nice and quiet because you have your... More

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lancashire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

Excellent villas, bit of a climb to our villa at the top of the road,that is the only negative point i have, the place is stunning, stayed april out of season. we walked to next town every night i think it was called Koutalafairi spelling may not be right! which is stunning. all in all great palce we would return.

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Bacau,Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

First time when we 'discovered Crete' and Golden Villas - in May 2008,we decided to be come-back one day... This year - during Sept 2011,we got to be there and our stay was more delightful. We found the same quiet and comfortable Golden Villas,the same beautiful views and the same kindness & helpfulness of all staff.This is why we could... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

Restaurants much better at Koutolofari/Emmanuel villages (half an hours walk away), than at Herssonisos seafront, (also half an hour’s walk away),. Car hire recommended. Long steep walk with bags from reception to villas. (Can drive half way). Very pleasant and quiet spot. Lovely view. Private pools very small, 8 ms by 8 but do the job. Some watersports at Herssonisos... More

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

Myself and my boyfriend stayed here for only 2 nights as we were booked in the hotel next door (mareblue) but they had over booked us or something which we were not impressed at all! so when we checked in they told us they were putting us next door at "golden villas" but we soon went from being very angry... More

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Address: Drapanos, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Hersonissos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Golden Villas 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Golden Villas Hotel Chersonisos
Golden Hotel Hersonissos
Golden Villas Crete, Greece

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