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CHC Athina Palace Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5
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P.O. Box 1264 | Ligaria, Agia Pelagia, Crete 71001, Greece
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Loughton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I booked this hotel for our mini-moon. We've booked it last minute - less than 1 week before departure. The hotel itself is nice with beautiful views over the sea, having it's location right on top of a cliff. We've had perfect weather all week. It was very warm (end 20's) but the breeze coming from the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

We had a beautiful 14 days stay in July! As soon as we arrived someone greeted us with a smile. We both work very hard and wanted to have a very relaxing trip for our honeymoon and Athina Palace made that happen. Everything was taken care of. Our balcony faced a beautiful ocean and the room was clean, big and... More 

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Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Athina palace hotel for our honeymoon in late September/October, attracted by its 5 star rating and beautiful views. Upon arrival we found that our room had been decorated with flowers and a complimentary bottle of fizz, which was lovely! The room was clean and the view was amazing. The food was amazing too, lots of variety... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

We stayed at Athina Palace in July for 10 days, it was a great holiday. The restaurant was amazing so many choices and the relaxing pool was great for us to read our books, also had the main family pool with lots of activities of children and adults.

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3 Thank Jacqui A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at athina palace resort in mid October with my partner and 2 children aged 4 and 6. Fanny was a fantastic help whenever we had a query about anything the other front desk staff not so much - short and rather rude. The food was fabulous and there was plenty of variety cretan corner was amazing as I... More 

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lytham st annes
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Visited the Athina in October with my girlfriend and have to say we had the most amazing time!!! I've visited some incredible 5 star hotels around the world and I'll admit it isn't exactly 5 star but the views and service certainly are. Yes there is a long down hill walk to the beach and it's a bit hilly but... More 

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Great Leighs, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

This is a good hotel. I think to be fair, it's a 4 star venue and not 5 as advertised. We asked for a room near the main complex and was given a lovely room just close to the reception and main restaurant. Sadly the weather was very poor, but we still managed to have a good time. The food... More 

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Nice Hotel and as it's built into the side of a cliff, you will leave fitter than when you arrived. The Room I had was actually for 4 people and had 2 bedrooms but it was more like 3 star than 5, but I did see a few 1 bed apartments that were a lot better and nicer than mine... More 

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Lyndhurst, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We booked this holiday last minute and as it was at a discounted price we didn't expect too much. Well what a surprise we had, yes the decor may be a little tired in places but the staff made up for that. They can't do enough for you, they are all very friendly. I am a coeliac (gluten free diet)... More 

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Catterick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

We arrived at Athina Palace with some trepidation after reading some reviews which suggested that it was not a particularly great resort. It was easy to see where some of the comments had originated - for instance it is hilly and yes a room near reception avoids much of the hard climb however the bus does run to the beach... More 

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