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3.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Eleftherios Venizelos Str.,, Agia Pelagia, Crete 71500, Greece
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small but very nice, well-kept and well-run hotel beautifully situated on the mountain slope near Agia Pelagia. All facilities are in a good condition, clean and very well kept. Very friendly and hospitable service where all guests are treated like friends or family. The hotel alone is definitely worth a visit but the restaurant takes it to a league of... More

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111 reviews 111 reviews
17 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Booked to stay here for 10 nights and extended for a further 6. That says it all as far as we are concerned. Location about a 15 minute walk from the small village and situated on a hillside. The result: a good vigorous walk back partly uphill to generate an appetite but what a view over the bay-really magnificent. There... More

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Many Greek properties provide simple, basic accommodation, Not sunday life. Luxurious, spacious rooms, massive comfortable beds, large balconies with a beautiful view. The food is top quality, Stelios and his staff go out of their way to ensure your stay is enjoyable, nothing is too much to ask, if you have a personal favourite Greek dish which is not on... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The brothers and family are very kind and helpfull. Room is very nice and the view is wunderfull. Beds and room are good. You do not need to leave the hotell. The restaurant is excellent! Our room was located one stair from the restaurant. Lot of stairs but that is only good for your heart :-D We had two lovely... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We had a short 2 day stay in this lovely, family run hotel and restaurant. Great location neAr Heraklion ( 25 min drive) and several smaller beaches, nice pool, gym, restaurant area with great views. We first got a big, but slightly outdated room in the seperated building near the car park which we did not like so much. It... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Sunday Life is a family-run hotel and it is amazing. The owners are so kind, and care so much for their customers. If you arrive early, they will feed you and make you comfortable while you wait for your room to be cleaned. They have a 4 star restaurant on site and for just 7 Euros you will have more... More

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Montreal, Canada
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Most rooms are modern and clean, they all have excellent view and an extraordinary family service. the only downfall is the bathrooms, the water just falls out when you shower, and the wifi is a bit slow, but the rest, is just perfect. Taxi ride is 40 Euros one way, rent a car if you can. Beach is a walking... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I just spent 14 days at this lovely hotel with panoramic views over the beach at Agia Pelagia. The rooms were modern, comfortable and clean with huge sliding glass doors opening up to an outdoor terrace. The owners Stelios and Yiannis were very friendly and welcoming and took time every day to have a chat with the guests. The food... More

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Leuven, Belgium
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10 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We arrived very late around 12 PM. The owner welcomed us very well. Room was big and clean. Breakfast was really great. It was really delicious. Agia Pelagia is also a nice place but not yet alive in the beginning of April but the see is beautiful and you can find some really nice beaches I can recommend it!!!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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28 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

We read the reviews and decided to go. The name has nothing to do with religion, just the timing of the renovation and the feeling of relaxing on a peaceful Sunday afternoon that they hope to inculcate into their guests. The setting and appearance were everything we had hoped for. The family run place on the hill above a gorgeous... More

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Address: Eleftherios Venizelos Str.,, Agia Pelagia, Crete 71500, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Agia Pelagia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sunday Life 3.5*
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Overlooking the endless blue of Agia Pelagia Bay, Heraklion, Crete, the Sunday Life hotel is found on a hillside, spreads over five levels with steps connecting them from every side. At the very top level, the little church of Saint Ioannis the Xenos gases the Cretan Sea. Only a ten minute walk separates the Hotel from the lively and cosmopolitan village of Agia Pelagia and the main beach of the area. The colorfully decorated Hotel is a well-curved jewel waiting to be explored by couples and families alike. Its indoor and outdoor areas of the restaurant, the pool bar as well as the fully equipped gym complement it and offer guests endless hours of enjoyment, relaxation and the opportunity to escape from their daily routine. ... more   less 
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