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Grecotel Amirandes

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   PO Box 106 | Gouvas, Gouves, Crete 71202, Greece
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Ranked #1 of 44 hotels in Gouves
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Southport, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have just returned from the Amirandes and it was a fabulous holiday. The modern design of the hotel was superb and the staff were outstanding. We did have an issue with the room initially allocated but just one visit to reception, with no need for raising voices, and our problem was solved - a room change the next day.... More

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18 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my 2nd trip to this wonderful hotel and it didn't disappoint. From the moment you drive through the gates, you are taken care of. Our taxi pulled up outside the entrance and we were met by a member of the team who took us through to see the Lagoon and sea view, we were then given cold flannels... More

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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent one week in late July 2014 in Kato Gouves, the Amirandes Grecotel Hotel. We were very satisfied by the hotel room, the services, the breakfast and the beach. Staff is friendly and relaxed, tries to accommodate your needs, although we rarely asked for anything-no need to ask. Hotel room was as one could expect for a true 5*.... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Amirandes between the 23rd June - 1st July, and cannot praise this hotel and every single member of staff highly enough. Firstly, we were originally quite anxious to visit a hotel of its size, as we usually stay in properties with 100 rooms or less, and have been fortunate enough to stay in other 5 star resorts both... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I am spending since three years one week in July at the Amirandes. It's a fantastic hotel, an unbelievable architecture. The service is near to perfect, friendly staff, always ready to help. The rooms are quite nice, and clean.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Stayed 10 days with wife and 2 small kids. The hotel is more on the romantic side, no good entartainment for small kids. However, dining for kids is well organized, free kids lunch is quite helpful, so no problem. Design is impressive, decorated with plenty of water and stone. Nice outside bar with live music and coctails nighttime. Family suite... More

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Chisinau, Moldova
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The hotel is very nice, service amazing We booked a sea view delux room but were upraded to sea front bungalow, which was great :) We went for HB option which i recommend as the food is very very good and healthy, lots of options, for kids too Sea-water pool whicj is handy for those who dont like the sea... More

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Mechelen, Belgium
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The building is an architectural beauty, the staff is very friendly.The swimming pool is amazing and the sauna and wellness are completing the infrastructure.The beach is private and you can enjoy the beach and the sea while enjoying a nice drink served on your beached. The choice of food is tremendous, too much to explain in this space.If you don't... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Just about to leave and can't rate our experience highly enough. The service has been impeccable from arrival to our leaving gift. The staff go out of their way to constantly deliver. The facilities are as described and of superb quality. The environment is beautiful with different views at each hour of the day as the sun changes. We stayed... More

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Hoxton, London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Amazing architecture. Lots of space on the beach, and the staff very willing to help out at busy times. The beach is private, too. Different types of beach 'accommodation' available. Virtually all of the staff were utterly charming. Speaking some Greek probably helps a lot, but they obviously all speak English, too. Peaceful and beautiful grounds. Breakfast buffet absolute heaven.... More

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Address: PO Box 106 | Gouvas, Gouves, Crete 71202, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Gouves
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Grecotel Amirandes 5*
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Grecotel Amirandes Hotel Gouves
Grecotel Amirandes Amnissos
Grecotel Amirandes Hotel Amnissos
Grecotel Amirandes Gouves, Crete

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Amirandes 5 star hotel in Crete, is a sparkling exclusive resort on the coast of east Crete. Themed around the lagoons that swirl through its centre, the luxury hotel in Crete covers a 70,000 sq m beachfront estate comprising of eight restaurants, sandy beaches, Elixir Spa with authentic Ayurveda treatments, outdoor Olympic-size seawater pool, over 60 private pools and extensive children's facilities. The sophisticated guestrooms suites and villas feature indulgent details such as private gyms, home cinema and state-of-the-art bathrooms with colour-therapy and aromatherapy Jacuzzi bathtubs. Refined and considerate service mirrors the Resort's meticulous attention to detail and utmost respect for the privacy of its guests. ... more   less 
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