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Maragakis Hotel

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17 Minoos Street | Opposite Police Station of Hersonissos, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece (Formerly Viva Island Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at the Maragakis Hotel for one week in July. Our room was on the top floor with an AMAZING balcony, the view from which looked right out over the ocean and the port. The room itself was less fancy then what I saw from the photos, very basic bedding and an old, small TV. The... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After 12 yeas being guest of Maragakis Hotel i just can say, that I still appreciate my staying in this lovely hotel. Good service, professional staff, familiar atmosphere and a really wide range of good food. Sitting for breakfast or dinner in the brand new designed garden is very relaxing. There the food tastes even better.... Thanks a lot! See... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

I went before two weeks to hotel maragakis with my husband. The hotel is in a very good location at the heart of Hersonissos. The nightlife it's very close form hotel about some meters far away. The view from the balcony it's amazing. You can see the sea and all Hersonissos. Specially when the sun rises. The people there are... More 

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I had a great vacation at Maragakis. It is a very nice hotel. It has a small garden where you can have your breakfast/dinner. The rooms are clean, the lady that cleans the rooms also change the towels every time. There is a very kind and polite barman Vasile (Greetings from Cluj-Napoca). He was always friendly and if you need... More 

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I am a guest and friend of Maragakis Hote for more than 12 years. I just can say that I am always totaly satisfied with the service, the cleanness and the food. The staff is always friendly and they do everything to make you happy and have a pleasent stay. Last year the hotel was rented to another company which... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great location, main street and beach near. Toilet could be bigger. Clean, good food, helpful staff - if you are going on excursions, they serves breakfast and dinner earlier, if you ask. If you are staying on first floor better close the window its very loud on streets at nighttime.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Where to start... Me and my boyfriend booked this hotel because it looked acceptable for our needs and led us to believe this was a newly refurbished hotel with helpful service and adequate maids. Upon arrival, we were greeted and given a room key which we assumed was the double room we initially booked online some months ago and was... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We recently stayed at Viva Island Hotel and had a pleasant experience ! The two gents at the reception were exceptionally friendly and helpful advising us on great places to visit on the Island and keeping us up to date on the soccer scores . The rooms were as clean as can be considering its a 3 star hotel, bedding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Perfect place for young people who wish to enjoy the parties and night life in same way as the beautiful Creta' nature. 5 min walk from the bar street, 15 min walk to the StarBeach. The stuff is excellent and very helpful. Nice breakfast and dinner, a lot of fresh veggies and greek youghurt - everytinh to keep you fit... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Pro's Location great Clean rooms Sea view (upgraded on arrival for free) Free wifi Nice reception/lobby area Cons Rooms a bit on the small side Shower could do with updating Food wasn't brilliant (loads of very good restaurants nearby) Air Con 7 euros a day (a bit expensive) Staff not very helpful Quite a few mosquitoes in rooms (bought some... More 

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