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Aquis Arina Sand

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kokkini Hani, Crete 71500, Greece
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family of four ( 2 adults and 19 & 16yr old sons) stayed at the hotel from late July to early August. Our stay was for 10 days and if I was honest that was just perfect for a holiday at this hotel. Every member of staff was friendly and helpful. These people all work very hard for the... More

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Harrogate, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have just returned from a two week holiday with my children. The hotel was good, although could have done with a lick of paint in areas! Our room was big and spacious, bathroom quite adequate and the balcony overlooked the sea - fabulous views. It was disappointing that there was no shaver socket in the bathroom. The food was good... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel, childfriendly, clean and excellent kitchen.Unbelievable animation team!!(from the hotel) The people with negative reviews on this place need to book a hotel in Dubai or something similar.

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Slovakia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our family enjoyed the holiday in Aquis Arina very much and it's a mainly because of nice people around us. You are impressed from the first moment from very nice and warm staff which is very helpful and always smiling. Within staff you meet lot of local people, which is not very usual in resorts, and it makes you to... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent Hotel , Excellent Staff , Excellent Food. As a first time all-inclusive holiday I was a bit sceptical about quality, quantity etc. but I must admit this was a very pleasant experience and I will definitely return at some time. You will never be short of choice for food or drink at this hotel. Stayed for a week Aug... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was nice,the food in the restaurant was delicious,we really like the pool!was really big with salty water. We olso ate in taverna near to the pool and we were really satisfied. The animation team from the HOTEL was really friendly and polite,they worked really hard and they give always 100%. They really like them job. We had a... More

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Luton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed for a week came back august 9th ,beautiful bugalow,great location sunloungers literaly 20 foot from door and beautiful sandy beach,my family had a great stay and my wife who is coeliac was catered for brilliantly and on one night when nothing really gluten free the chef came out and cooked my wife fresh chicken,thanks to george,now that is... More

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Middlesex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at beach front villa from 4th August to 10th August. The room was cleaned every day and the service was great. We are vegetarian and there was enough good food to choose from. Also they would provide any special request we made. The beach was clean and just few steps from the back yard of the villa. All... More

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Gillingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of four two adults and two boys aged 8 and 15 years old stayed at the Arina Sands Hotel for 11 nights from 27th July 2014 and had a great time. The all inclusive package was well worth the money, food overall was excellent with a wide selection of food for all tastes. Drinks in the all inclusive... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Second holiday with my boyfriend and we loved it! The staff were very helpful and friendly. The hotel was clean and modern. The food was great. Don't have any complaints! The beach is a minute walk from the hotel. Would go back!

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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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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
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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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