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Philoxenia Hotel Malia

#19 of 98 Hotels in Malia
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Emm. Tsagkaraki Str., Malia, Crete 70007, Greece
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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 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small family hotel, staff very friendly, always smiling! Room very clean, good view on pool. The food is nice, very wide choice. A lot of fruits at the breakfast. Very good cocktails, bartender can impress everyone! Afanasy making very warm atmosphere in hotel. 2 minutes from the beach.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Hotel personal delivers really friendly and high quality service. We were enjoying every day staying there and every night speeded on a bar. Thanks a lot to Nasos and Mr. Jorge! It's a best place to stop at Malia for sure!

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Hannover, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I visited alone on an L'tur halfpension deal. 13-20may before the crowds in june-august. I was interested to be near Mali bay beach with its small cliffs great for swim and snorkling (4th trip to creat). Hotel had 3 to 5 people can take 200 people. Location perfect 3min from sandy beach, 15min from Mali bay, and central Mali location... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Had a lads holiday here a while ago. All the staff were lovely (especially the receptionist and bar staff). The hotel food was actually really good and the pool was clean. The room was absolutely fine an all you need for a lads holiday. Air con an option as well at a small cost per day if I remember rightly.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Family arrived last summer looking for our garden view room. They didn't have one available so they offered us a no view room, which we didn't' care for. This was not acceptable to them, so they billed us anyway. Owner wrote letters and threatened us with a lawsuit- all for $200., so we paid the fee Funny thing was, owner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed at the Philoxenia hotel for the 2nd year running. Perfect family hotel. So relaxing and the staff are wonderful and so friendly and helpful. Anyone going away on a family holiday to Malia should stay at this hotel. Will be going back next year.

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed in Philoxenia in Seprember 7-14, 2014. We love everything! The atmosphere was great. Welcoming staff, very tasty breakfasts and especially dinners (good variaty of dishes), rather comfortable rooms. The only minus was that rooms differ from the pictures on booking.com and other sites (but any way they are good). The hotel is situated in 4 minutes near the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We had a drink at the bar of the hotel.The atmosphere was great and the staff welcoming.But I was disappointed of the poor quality that the cocktails had for such an expensive price and also without an accompanying such as chips.But we had a great time.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The best part of the hotel was a very nice receptionist!!! She should get a bonus for a good work! Bartenders: also nice. Location: great, close to the beach and night life. Food: very boring, very little choice, cold food, never on time…. Breakfast starts at 7.30am, I had to wait until 8am. If you come a bit later -... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I've stayed in around 12 hotels in malia over 17yrs this was the best I stayed there July 23rd 2014 with 2 boys 11yrs old12 yrs old also my 16 yrs old daughter was the best ever everything!rooms and beds where cleaned daily. Breakfast would suit anyone if you can't find something there no matter what culture it's got something... More 

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