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Aquis Arina Sand

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kokkini Hani, Crete 71500, Greece
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Ranked #5 of 13 hotels in Kokkini Hani
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
PavelMacku Boskovice, Czech Republic
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Boskovice, Czech Republic
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pros: Aquis Arina Sand is a really nice place. The restaurant is great, very good meals, rich breakfast and luxurious dinners. Swimming pool is quite large and hotel has its own beach. Frequent buses to Heraklion and Agios Nikolaos. There is also a very good Aquapark near the village. Cons: Kokkini Hani is really windy place and its a small... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My bf and I booked this holiday 12 days before leaving, staying 18th-25th July and from worrying ourselves silly with some of these reviews we weren't sure what to expect. So this review will attempt to de-bunk some of these review myths and, quite frankly, petty moans that we had read before we jetted off. Firstly, if you are flying... More

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
1 review
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I felt compelled to write a review for Arina Sands as we had been monitoring the reviews for it the last few weeks up to the point we were heading out there so I know there will be others doing the same!! I agree in part with some who say the restaurant can be canteen-y given the volume of people... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just got back a week ago from a 11 day holiday. Excellent hotel, friendly staff and excellent service! We were satisfied about this hotel. It was a bit old-fashioned, but it was good for that price. The food and the all-in were good/very good. The personnel was friendly. The entertainment of the hotel (Ivan,Klaudia,Anna,Azzurra,Vadim) was very professional. The team... More

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Prato allo Stelvio, Italy
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

would be a nice place near the beach, but the flight noise from the airport and the food was not very great. The staff was very nice, how everywhere in Greece. They try to do anything. the hotel is a 3 stars, never 4.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I went to this hotel for 11 days. We had a lovely holiday feeling, me and my friend and parents. We arrived at 10.00h and the rooms were ready already. Simple rooms but everything is present, airco was very good. Facilities were just fine as well. Swimming pool has salt water in it, sand beach got cleaned daily, the entertainment... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel and location were great. Not too far from the airport - this was good for travel but the planes did go over quite low and frequently. However, it was OK. The proximity to the wonderful beach was great. We stayed in the bungalows and found them comfortable and very well situated. It also meant we were not embroiled... More

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Came back from the Arina Sands on the 21st July and were very impressed with the hotel / staff/ cleanliness/ food /pool area and the clean beach, also the closeness to the airport. We liked the way the guests were shown to their seats in the resturant, (shame about the rude guests). The only issue that we had was that... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really do not waste your money.... No way is this a 4 star hotel !!!! Cockroaches in our room, no shower head on the shower which resulted in flooded floor several times a day, poor food choice, all inclusive !!!!! Thats a joke!!!! 1 bar man to serve all guests !!!! Disgusting !!! All spirits were watered down got more... More

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Plzen Region, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In general the experience in Aquis Arina was good. LOCATION: regular, there was almost nothing around the hotel ( bar, taverns, shops, etc). You need to walk around 15 min to get the nearest village, or take a car to go some town. STAFF: Amazing, all the stuff were very kind, always with a smile and making our holidays more... More

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Address: Kokkini Hani, Crete 71500, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Kokkini Hani
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Aquis Arina Sand 4*
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Aquis Arina Sand Hotel Kokkini Hani
Hotel Arina Sand
Arina Sand Kokkini Hani
Aquis Arina Sand Crete/Kokkini Hani

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The Aquis Arina Sand Hotel has a superb beachfront location and it is famous for its good food, spacious accommodation and entertainment. It is spread out in 10 acres of beautiful gardens and lush vegetation making it an ideal choice for both families and couples. The Aquis Arina Sand has been designed with the emphasis on relaxation and fun and is set in magnificent gardens, dotted with palm trees and colorful flowers, overlooking the stunning Cretan sea.It is only 12 km from Heraklion city with frequent bus service and easy access to the main points of interest as Knossos, Gortys & Festos.Aquis Arina Sand invites you to celebrate the perfect holiday! ... more   less 
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