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Ambelos Apartments

Heraklion, Agia Pelagia, Crete 71500, Greece
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The grounds and pool are idyllic and staying there was a lovely experience !! Thank you Andrea and Anna !e enjoyed the tranquility of the place, the people who stayed there,the grounds ,and the walk down to the beach and excellent restaurants ! Everyone we met was welcoming and helpful beyond the call of duty and i hope we can... More 

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Holon, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

My wife and I took a room in this lovely hotel for 3 days just before the season starts in Crete. The place itself is nothing less than beautiful. few cottage houses spread between a small vineyard. The pool was really relaxing and the view makes you feel as you're at the top of a mountain looking down towards the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Andreas is amazing. He keeps the grounds all by himself and they are immaculate! The sunrises are beautiful and Ambelos is there perfect view point. Agia Pelagia is the perfect place to stay if you want to escape the ultra touristy places and still have beautiful beaches, excellent food and the BEST people in all of Greece. HIGHLY recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Wow what can I say about ambelos? I went to Crete to study abroad, I felt a little homesick at first but everything was so welcoming. The apartments were always clean neat the view I had was towards the coast it was beyond beautiful . I loved the pool!!!! It's big and deep surrounded by olive trees Andreas has orange... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Lovely apartment set in olive grove with fruit trees, bougainvillea and chickens. Very idyllic. Our balcony had a view of the sea and hills. Amazing swimming pool which was great for the kids. We had a thoroughly relaxing stay although we hired a car so that we could visit some of the sites and local towns. Very good value for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

In astonishing surroundings. Near the beautiful beaches. BIG Great and clean swimming pool. Clean rooms. Friendly stuff. Wine yard under your window and a lot of olive trees Cultivated perfectly. All in all it's a perfect choice for vacation and relaxation and meditation :)

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We have just spent a wonderful week at Ambelos apartments. It is a collection of delightfully authentic Cretan buildings well furnished and very clean but they are simple self contained apartments. Andrea, is always around to help in whatever way he can. The only sounds to disturb us were the hens and tinkle of the goats' bells (which we never... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

Great place! I stayed with friends, students, everybody loves it. Quiet, clean, Andreas, the keeper of the place is a wonderful person and maintains it really well. Walk to the beach is 12 min. Drive to Heraklion is 20 min. Views are fabulous, best place to see sunrise. Prices are affordable.

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Nafplio, Greece
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2011

My family - four persons - visited Ambelos in July 2011 for a week. The rooms were great, spacious and clean. The swimming pool was a real joy for the children who spent a lot of time there. The location of the place is very convenient, near Heraklion (20 Km) and on the road to Rethimnon.

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Bruxelles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2010

We spend 17 fantastic days, staying at Ambelos. Warm welcome by Andreas and his family. They take care of EVERYTHING, make sure you feel comfortable and happy. Super quiet environment, at 1500 m from super market and car rental agency. Studios and apartments located in the middle of olive trees, vineyards and fig-trees ! Huge swimming pool (sun till 7:30... More 

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