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3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Mononaftis, Agia Pelagia, Crete 71500, Greece
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's shocking !!! There is no all inclusive There is no bar drinks Do not go there !!! It's a dodgy hotel with dirty pool very far from anything like sea and resorts Absolutely rip off for what it is The standards are really low

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Is this all inclusive?! The worse I've ever experienced: - terrible, obercooked food, poor choice, every day the same - no wifi, air con €7/day, -the pool bar does not exist to be honest. you'll find better, bigger selection of drinks in your own kitchen. -There is none to complain to as the owner who is always around pretends to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

hotel had just been renovated, everything was spotless, rooms cleaned everyday, sheets cha nged and towels every other day. The staff are excellent, helpful and very friendly.and nothing was to much trouble for them when you asked for anything. Food was basic but plenty of it. The mini bus goes down several times a day who which is great. We... More

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Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Nicolas Villas for the first 2 weeks in June 2014. The hotel is basic, almost austere, but has been recently painted and is spotlessly clean. The rooms are very basic, 2 hard single beds, and no drawers to put clothes in, just a wardrobe with 3 coathangers, so unable to unpack, we lived out of our suitcases.... More

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Liphook
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Sorry review late, stayed August 2012. Well they say you get waht you pay for, where do you get a refund, If it wasnt for the fantastic people i was with. Full of rude and very drunk trouble making russians, booked 2 rooms anly to be told all four had to share, so slow at the bar. The town is... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is absolutely terrible, do not ever stay here. Spend your money on the decent hotel down the road, it is full of rowdy brits and rude russians. Staff are overworked and miserable, reception staff couldnt care less if you had an issue, just looked at you with contempt. The bus that goes to the beach is a death... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

this place is a joke its run down the staff are rude and the food id awfull. reception are unhelpful and the manageres is also not bothered. takes ages to get served at bar as only one member of staff working at the speed of a slug and long ques!!! met nice people there and nice walks to beach but... More

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

Terrible food, service, staff. That is just to start!! It is miles away from the Beach and the 'bus' service is definately not road worthy! The food was cold and samey. We had food poisioning several times. If you love pork, or pasta and tomatoe sauce everyday i would reccomend this place. The waitress wtiht the glasses is rude, ignorant,... More

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Baup
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

This Hotel as been given some bad publicity, to be honest the hotel is clean and the staff are very friendly. I enjoyed the pool. The coffe was lovely. Now to the nitty gritty. The food was nearly always cold, they should invest in a few microwaves then people could heat it up. The meat was always cooked ,but when... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

we stayed at this hotel with a toddler, the staff made a fuss of him, made us all feel welcome and very friendly. room was good size, bit small for us and not much storage, shower was nightmare as curtain was too short and constantly flooded bathroom, but you get round these problems. nice view. food was nice, yes bit... More

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Address: Mononaftis, Agia Pelagia, Crete 71500, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Agia Pelagia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Nicolas Villas 3*
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Located in Agia Pelagia, 15 miles from Heraklio, Nicolas Villas is the ideal hotel for family holidays. With two great swimming pools, at a short distance from the beach this is one of the best hotels in the area. The well-equipped rooms together with the two bars and the friendly atmosphere guarantee a relaxing Cretan holiday. Contact our Web Marketing Expert, Kostas Papahatzis -“K0stasP”- for help, great discounts on reservations and more information. ... more   less 
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