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Minoa Palace Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   Platanias, Chania, Platanias, Crete 73014, Greece
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Ranked #1 of 56 Hotels in Platanias
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 weeks in October, 2014, just before the hotel closed for the season. The first impression of the reception area was that it was smart, and clean, though `OK` rather having the 'wow' factor seen in so many new hotels. We had a similar reaction to our room, (in the original building), though it was quite... More

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second stay at the Minoa Palace - we also came here in October 2012 - and both holidays here were excellent. The gardens are absolutely beautiful, the staff are so helpful and friendly, the whole place is really clean and the reception area is simply stunning. We had room 228 in the main building which faced the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is fairly new (no outdated decor etc) and very clean. Sandy beach with bar service,towels,changing room etc. (You would find some pebble stones by the water or in the shallow, but going deeper seabed is sandy).Swimming pools are a bit chilly. Entertainment is not a strong side of this hotel, Greek nights are really poor, even though you... More

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Tuusula, Southern Finland, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hotel is rated five star (*****) and it's totally worth it. I could say that it is one of the best hotels in the area. Hotel is made with good taste to the people that have money to spent to luxury. Beach is next to hotel. Crossing between two hotel buildings is done over the road so no need to... More

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Stathelle, Telemark, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

At our 8th. stay at Minoa Palace we brought our whole familiy (8 people) to enjoy the hospitallty of our favourite hotel. The friendliness of the hotel staff impressed all. We will for sure return next year to our friends at Minoa Palace.

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Heraklion, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is place with great gardens and in general outside areas!! The architecture is nice and the connection to the beach is quite easy over the bridge that passes a very busy road!! However, I should admit that the hexagonal room type I had, did not left me the best impression!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

All round great trip - the hotel is pricy but worth it due to the great rooms, good food and luxury touches. The staff are very friendly and would bring free grapes to you while sunbathing on the beach. Drinks are very expensive by the pool but worth it if you can lay down and have someone bring them to... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This was our first visit to Crete & The Minoa. We were not disappointed the staff were happy smiley people always helpful & all spoke good English. The Hotel is a delight from its beautiful gardens numerous areas of attractive seating the very attractive flower covered walkway through to the beach & the courtyard with its fountains. The meals are... More

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Hawarden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is the second time we 've stayed here and we brought our son and girlfriend this time. I have no complaints whatsoever. My son had a mountain view room and they were delighted with this. Our room in the Imperial room was lovely. The food, service, cleanliness was excellent. The room was comfortable and had all we needed. Shame... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stayed here the first week of October. Upon arrival we were excited to find that we had been upgraded to a private pool room free of charge - what a great way to start our holiday! The reception staff were very friendly, helpful and spoke good english. We chose to stay at this hotel due to the positive feedback... More

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Address: Platanias, Chania, Platanias, Crete 73014, Greece
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Location: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Platanias
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Minoa Palace Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 254
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Minoa Palace Platanias
Minoa Palace Hotel Platanias
Minoa Palace Resort & Spa Platanias, Crete - Chania

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