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Santa Helena Village

3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   Platanias, Crete 73100, Greece
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Me and my 9 year old child spent 2 weeks in Santa Helena in Platanias in July 2014. Pool area: There was lack of sun beds and umbrellas by the pool area. Reserving sunbeds was not permitted - in principle - but in practice they all were always reserved at the latest by 9 AM. There were less than 20... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

First impressions of this hotel were great. Very pleasantly welcomed at the reception by very helpful staff. The staff working at the pool restaurant were also very friendly, customer service is taken seriously it feels. The garden area that lead up to the apartments is lovely and well kept with a good play area for the kids. The pool area... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Stayed here 1 week in july this year. Had a room on the second floor. The room was big with a bedroom and a second living room with kitchen possibilities and a veranda. We had a nice view down to the pool area and seeing the sea in the back. The reception is helpful and the staff very friendly. The... More 

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Bergen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

The Santa Helena was a perfect venue for a holiday with grandchildren who love swimming. The pool and the sea are practically next to each other (only 50 meters or so)! The restaurant is next to the beach and we were quite satisfied with our breakfasts there. We dined there every evening, but a couple of times we did have... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Stayed here August 2011. Very familyfriendly, good location next to the beach, very nice for small kids with swimmingpool and play area. Very clean and nice apartments. Excellent service, very helpful.

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Åstorp, Skåne Län, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

This hotel is located just on the beach, it has nice clean rooms and friendly staff, we stayed there for one week in June. Good breakfast with all the normal stuff. Try a drink at the beach/pool bar. I would recommend this hotell to families and couples.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

We were the first guests of the season and got a lovely warm welcome from the reception staff! In fact all the staff at the Santa Helena were extremely helpful during our stay - they are a real asset to the hotel. Our room was clean and comfortable - and well maintained by the cleaners each day. Despite booking a... More 

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Pori
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

Nice hotel for people who travel with children. Peaceful, quiet atmosphere, though the hotel wasn't full yet. Great pool, practically on the beach. Playground for kids. The hotel personnel is helpful and kind (at least in the spring time).

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Address: Platanias, Crete 73100, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Platanias
Hotel Class:3 star — Santa Helena Village 3*
Number of rooms: 106
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