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Socrates Hotel

Beach Road Malia to Stalis, Malia, Crete 70007, Greece
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Ranked #36 of 97 Hotels in Malia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015
Adam_Self Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This is a lovely hotel. We went as a group of lads and I must stress it's not really a hotel for groups, even though we had an amazing time. They did try to send us to a 18-25 hotel but we refused to leave. They just asked us to keep the noise down and stuff. The good points were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This has been our third visit to this wonderful place. We were introduced by some friends a few years back and have returned 3 times in 4 years. It is so quiet and just off the main Malia to Stalis Road, so is easy to get to both places. The hotel is run by the owners son and daughter and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Really enjoyed our stay here. Booked at short notice. Perfect off peak for us as there weren't many guests. Staff were very relaxed and friendly and loved to chat and play with our Son. Hotel was clean, rooms cleaned daily and bottled water left in the fridge. 5 min walk to the super market. Daily breakfast buffet lovely. Toddler play... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Very nice modern hotel. Very clean and quiet around the pool - comfy sunbeds! Only complaint is that beds were really hard - we like a firm bed but found these to be too hard for us. Staff really nice and nothing too much trouble. Tried to book for next year but full up on the dates we want. Maybe... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The price was great for a 8 days holiday ! Excellent staff & customer services all round. It is very close to all amenities. A very friendly environment. Pretty much all you need for a chilled and wonderful holiday.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for ten days, ending 26th august and the hotel is excellent. Situated on a beautiful background and quite near to all the bars and restaurants, but not to near where drunks and noise are a problem. Extremely clean with excellent sun loungers. Can't be faulted for a 3 star

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

great place but the fab chef jay low !!!! aka ella what a lovely person she is always friendly and happy even!!!! as she works on her own from 7am to 8pm evey day with no day off and no help if your boss george reads this review please get her some help in the kitchen shorter hours and more... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Stayed 10 nights & I couldn't fault anything. Hotel clean & well kept. Maid service daily & all staff very pleasant & helpful. Comfy sunbeds & great pool with diving board 3m deepend & baby pool. Supermarket , beach & many fine restaurants all a five min walk.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Myself and two friends stayed at the Socrates Hotel for a week after travelling around Europe. It was the perfect place to relax and unwind after a busy 3 weeks of travelling and was within walking distance to fantastic restaurants, shops and the beach. The staff were very helpful and our room was clean and tidy. It was also one... More 

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Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We had a terrible transfer from the airport so we were a bit disgruntled to arrive and be put in a ground floor room then be asked for 60 euros for air conditioning and more for the safe. It was late at night and we just wanted to sleep. In the morning we found the room dated and the bathroom... More 

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