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Malia Bay Beach Hotel & Bungalows

P.O. Box 101 | 1500 m (0.9 miles) away from the centre of Malia, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece (Formerly Malia Bay Hotel)
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Ranked #52 of 97 Hotels in Malia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Being on the beach was the best thing about this hotel. the allinclusive food was good very frendly head cheff (every outher review i have written has been average). They also had themed food nights. The reception staff were very rude and unorganised apart from the tall blond lady (cant remember her name) we had asked every day for a... More 

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Moscow
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in July 2014 with friends and our children 3 and 6 y.o. Food Ok - i personally liked better than in Egypt 4"". What they call a "sandy beach" is actually a place where you can't access water b/c huge and sharp stones. You need to walk about 3 mins from the hotel along the seashore to get to... More 

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Bad Sackingen, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Really sorry to be a bummer here, but I guess we had higher expectations for this place. There was no view from our room... only the sewer stench. The food was okay, staff was friendly and property is located on Sun Beach in Malia- towards the eastern edge. The animation team is terribly annoying and loud, I'm no fan of... More 

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10 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Good hotel, more suitable for young people. The hotel is nice and have the main facilities. The beach is just a few minutes away. The best thing is the animation team, really friendly and easy-going. they try really hard to entertain you and to make your holidays special.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Well, this is a really good hotel, not expensive, for students and young people, like me) of course i want to tell about hotel's animation team. Crazy guys and girls work here and you will not sit in your room, you will enjoy your vacation and cool spend time with them! And never boring! I love them =) They know... More 

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Almaty
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

If you want to explore the Island but you limited by your small kid - this hotel is for you. Nce beach nearby (5 min to the left along beachside) excellent food for 3+ star hotel and fair room with balcony. Rent a car and explore the island with family in between!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2012 via mobile

Actually not bad hotel, but it doesnt worth 4stars, on the web it is only 3. Room service might clean your room while you are inside, unless you tell them do it later. Staff is friendly, except one tall guy, who tried food directly from the common dishes, without using any plate. As we knew later that guy was the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2011

First off I must point out that we hadn't booked to stay at this hotel, as with all the other groups of young people we had been turned away from the hotel we were originally booked to stay at, Meropi Hotel. We were a group of 5 18 year old British females looking for a lively holiday. Unfortunately Malia Bay... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2010

Me and my 4 friends (male aged 21) stayed here in August 2010. We felt it was good for our purpose of having the all inclusive drinks but not the best hotel ever. The rooms were very clean and cleaned daily. The staff were generally very helpful and the pool bar staff were very friendly. However the food was terrible.... More 

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Brescia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2010

we are a young couple and we went to malia bay through TUI with "all inclusive" formula. The hotel is not bad but it doesn't absolutly respect a 4 stars hotel standards. The food was awful (long wait in queue sometime to have the food), the staff was quite rude, the room are unconfortable and all inclusive doesn't conprise cocktails... More 

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