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The Island Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Vlihadas Street | Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece (Formerly Pantheon Palace Beach Hotel)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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MarB1234 Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It is a very nice hotel exactly like the photo but we were disappointed with the location we were advised to take a cash card for security but the hotel does not have an ATM and the nearest was a 20 minute walk away. This was very inconvenient as having to walk that distance in the heat. The staff at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed in this hotel for a week with my sister. The communal areas are very modern and elegant and the staff are extremely helpful and friendly. The restaurant meals were very good with a large buffet selection for both breakfast and evening meals. The pools were both very clean and the staff serving around the pools were attentive without... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Island hotel is a couples only haven. There are no children which means it is a fairly quiet and peaceful haven but it is a little soul less without the sounds of fun and playing that children naturally bring to a poolside holiday. The hotel rooms are comfortable and clean with a large flat screen TV with a limited... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Brilliant hotel great food fantastic staff and lovely views would recommend and will return next year From the moment we arrived the reception was excellent the porter was gracious and polite to the lady who cleaned my room they work so hard but we're always polite and happy to assist.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here with Thomson. Quiet beach resort area but with quite a few good local restaurants nearby . The half board breakfast and dinner are very good. The staff are all very nice. Read some mixed comments about the entertainments. Thankfully, we enjoyed the The Big City Swell duo and Adam. Otherwise, there is not much option. Perfect holiday... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't believe I'm the only one. Just back and day two in bed after almost a week of diarrhoea. I read the reviews and can't believe them. I would never go back! The food was awful! It was like a school canteen, where you had to constantly avoid bumping into other guests and staff in search of something edible... More

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lincoln, uk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a great week at this hotel. Its contemporary , smart and clean. The staff were lovely apart from one lady that snapped at my husband after asking to have the tops taken off the beer bottles while at dinner one night....clearly she thought our teeth would do the job. Everyone else wonderful and Valentina particularly... More

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

Going as a group of friends we were definitely in the minority at this hotel, as you'd expect it was very couple orientated but we were still made to feel incredibly welcome by all staff and it actually didn't bother us at all! There's a lot to review for this hotel so it seems easiest to split it into the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have just spent two weeks in this wonderful hotel. We did upgrade to sea view which cost us considerably more but worth it. Had first floor room(102) above reception so very close to restaurant and exits to the back (beach) and front (tavernas and shops) As it is couples only it was very chilled. Very strict about reserving sun beds... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

just came back from the island spent two weeks there, very clean, very polite staff, air con not very good, and fridges in room rubbish. pool areas clean some toilets clean(ones by the pool nasty) private beach not very private other people from other hotels come on to it,this can be a problem when tying to get a sun bed-... More

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Address: Vlihadas Street | Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece (Formerly Pantheon Palace Beach Hotel)
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Gouves
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Island Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Pantheon Palace Beach Gouves
Hotel Pantheon Palace Beach
The Island Hotel Gouves, Crete

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