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.

Golden Villas

Drapanos, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
Hotel amenities
Golden Villas
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Ranked #9 of 23 Hersonissos B&B and Inns
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel M
Add Photo Write a Review

61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    34
    20
    4
    2
    1
See reviews for
20
31
3
Business
0
Rating summary
  • 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (61)
  • Mar-May only
    (4)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (28)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (24)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (5)
All months
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were three friends in a villa. The villa is basically divided into 2. The upper floor, which is also the ground floor, it's the parents' room. It has a terrace overlooking the sea, large shower, and a comfortable double bed. The lower floor is the floor that has a kitchen, a shower, two sofas which are also the beds,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The apartments are set in landscaped gardens on the hill overlooking the bay and so have fantastic views. It is about a 20 minute walk into the town but worth getting a cab back as it is all uphill. Good bits: The staff are so friendly and helpful - especially Maria who manages the complex Food at the snack bar... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Saint Jean de Monts
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We were 2 as a couple for a week. Good situation and really easy to find. The hotel looks good and looks new from outside but its old inside. The owner and the persons working there are nice and really friendly. Its a good value for the price. Breakfast is ok. Take away/restaurant was disgusting, dont eat here ! Swimming... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
St. Petersburg, Russia
Level Contributor
73 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Klaipeda, Klaipedos Apskritis, Lithuania
Level Contributor
14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kiev, Ukraine
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edmonton, Canada
Level Contributor
16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Greenock
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
lancashire
Level Contributor
9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

70 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (70)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (15)
Viewed
View from room (10)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (13)
Viewed
Room/suite (16)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (13)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Hersonissos
2.2 mi away
Creta Maris Beach Resort
Creta Maris Beach Resort
#6 of 183 in Hersonissos
4.5 of 5 stars 1,534 reviews
1.5 mi away
Pilot's Villas Luxury Suites
Pilot's Villas Luxury Suites
#1 of 11 in Koutouloufari
5.0 of 5 stars 111 reviews
1.1 mi away
Creta Blue Suites
Creta Blue Suites
#3 of 11 in Koutouloufari
4.5 of 5 stars 387 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.8 mi away
Amazones Village Suites
Amazones Village Suites
#2 of 9 in Piskopiano
4.0 of 5 stars 357 reviews
1.0 mi away
Marni Village
Marni Village
#7 of 183 in Hersonissos
4.5 of 5 stars 637 reviews
1.1 mi away
Golden Beach Hotel
Golden Beach Hotel
#67 of 183 in Hersonissos
4.0 of 5 stars 410 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Price Your Stay