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Despina Apartments

#6 of 42 Hotels in Gouves
Certificate of Excellence
Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
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Ranked #6 of 42 Hotels in Gouves
Certificate of Excellence
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went from Serbia and we are very very satisfied by everything....the staff are very polite, rooms are clean, they have wi fi, the beach is BEAUTIFUL and is only 100m away....everthing is around!!! Best regards from Serbia

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Had a fantastic hoilday apartment was great very clean hotel staff very friendly,let us remain in in our room free of charge as it was a late flight home as room was not booked till next again day great

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We have stayed at these apartments many times since 2002 and they are clean and well run. With air conditioning. We booked for the 12th - 23rd September and arrived at around 8:30 in the evening. We were greeted by Kosta who saw us to our apartment. The apartments and Kon Dim Ar Cafe Bar are run by three brothers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We booked here for sept 9th for 2 weeks this is not our first time we have stayed here we are well up with the brothers and family very good location close to the beach. Not far to the shops also there is aquarium a train that takes you a ride through the town good value for money very good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

only stayed for an afternoon due to needing a room to shower before flight but was impressed. Very nice people run the apartments and room was spotless, although i would prefer to try the upper floor rooms next time. great cocktail bar at front in the evenings. Worth trying.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Will definitely go again! Maybe this summer too! Everything was beautiful! The place, the rooms, the location, the bar, the pool, the brothers and their service, the cocktails, the snacks... But most of all the chilling atmosphere... You didnt want to go somewhere else!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Despina Apartments in Kato Goves are fantastic. Family run. Very clean and comfortable. Lovely pool to swim in with sun loungers also. An ideal location for quiet and restful holidays within a short distance walk along the beach to the main strip with tavernas too. Also a short walk up to the main road for Public Transport. Supermarket situated next... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This is our 4th year running that we have stayed in despina appartments and it has always been a pleasant stay . the family who own/run the appartments are genuinly one of the kindest familys i have met , always so helpfull and friendly and there is always a lovley relaxing atmospere around the place . i really cant fault... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We stayed here for a week, and I can honestly say we couldn't find fault with anything. The family who run the business could not be more friendly or helpful and made us feel so welcome. The room was cleaned to a high standard every day and all the communal areas were also extremely clean and tidy. We spent every... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

OK myself my other half and my youngest daughter stayed here for a week and had a great time. The apartment was basic but fine, the pool and bar area was great, and everything that others have already said about the family is right (very nice people). For a cheap break it is great. If you want to see a... More 

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