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Creta Beach Hotel & Bungalows

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   74, Andrea Papandreou Str. | Ammoudara, Gazi, Heraklion, Amoudara, Crete 71414, Greece
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Ranked #2 of 26 hotels in Amoudara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just returned from a fabulous week at the Creta Beach with my partner. The quality of the service and friendliness of the staff was evident straight away. We arrived around 10:30 pm not expecting any supper to find that this had been prepared for us. We were taken to our bungalow which was in the gardens, it was... More

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cbacosi1, Διευθυντής at Creta Beach Hotel & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our Hotel Creta Beach!!! We would like to thank you for your comments regarding our hotel and our staff. Thank you once more for selecting Creta Beach Hotel Kind Regards G.Perakis Hotel Manager More

Herk-de-Stad, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and clean hotel, but unfortunately the food is not so good. Breakfast is not too bad. Lunch and dinner are not good. Lacks consistency and seasoning. Often the same food. Many elderly French groups. The French guests take in the beach chairs with their towels. Also they reserve the chairs on the small terrace of the bar in the... More

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cbacosi1, Διευθυντής at Creta Beach Hotel & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, we would like to thank you for choosing our hotel and for the positive comments of your review. We regret that despite all the efforts of our kitchen, which offers a wide variety of quality food according to reviews of many guests, you have not found the expected satisfaction. We have noted your additional comments,... More

Novi Sad, Serbia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Pro: Very helpful staff. Good location near Heraklion airport. Nice garden. Free WiFi. Very child friendly policy of the staff. Contra: Food a bit boring after a couple fo days. Relatively small beach. Poor WiFi reception near the sea. Note: Maybe more suitable for the elderly who made up the majority of the guests during May.

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cbacosi1, Διευθυντής at Creta Beach Hotel & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, we would like to thank you for choosing our hotel and for the positive comments of your review. We have also noted your remarks concerning areas of improvement, which will be taken seriously in consideration in order to offer the best possible holiday experience to our guests. We hope to have the chance to welcome... More

Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This was the least satisfactory of the 6 hotels we stayed at during our recent trip to Greece. French package tours stop here--which is great if you like loud French disco music until midnight. Otherwise, ask for a room as far from the pool/restaurant as possible. The water in the rooms is non-potable and the management does not provide bottled... More

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cbacosi1, Διευθυντής at Creta Beach Hotel & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear Guest First of all let us thank you for choosing our hotel for your stay. We deeply regret not beeing able to fulfill your expectations during your stay with us. Regarding the noise created from the animation team, you are correct as it was during the week that they were preparing till late for a new show they would... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

Sadly we picked the week that saw Crete have its worst weather in years... However the staff and the general ambience were hard to beat. My only criticisms would be , to be aware that this a French destination. ALL entertainment is in French as are activities... The standard rooms really are standard! Not a picture or anything homely, however... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

nice place, literally on the beach. We visited in October on the last day before it closed down for the winter, it was fine. Comfy beds, clean rooms, pleasant staff. Very good breakfast selection, reasonable prices.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Very nice hotel. I stood there in July '13. Location is very good - directly on the beach (first line). Road to Heraklion is close to hotel's gates. 15-20 minutes by bus to Heraklion. District name is Amoudara, it's full of shops, cafes, taverns. Not boring absolutely. Own beach, very comfortable. Enough beach-beds and umbrellas including those which are around... More

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Kosice, Kosice, Slovakia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

I highly recommend the hotel Creta beach. This hotel is not a typical hotel with one main building, but cause it's hotel bungalow type arises there are many opportunities for leisure. Most would like to pick up hotel staff who are very friendly and helpful. Chef Nikos is a great professional and Maitre d 'restaurant (Sakis) is one of the... More

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Alconbury, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

My husband and I researched a ton of hotels and finally chose Creta Beach. We decided to go with the half board so we could eat at the hotel if we wanted, but still go out and enjoy other restaurants and taverns. It was a little confusing with the staff as hardly any of them knew the prices for anything!!... More

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Kounávoi, Iraklion, Greece
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9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

Although we live near to Iraklion, where the hotel is situated, we decided to spend a weekend during July, on an all-inclusive basis, just because we needed relaxation. The hotel managed to meet this need of ours, thanks to its kind personnel and amenities. We stayed in a sea - view bungalow, which was recently renovated. The hotel's gardens are... More

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Address: 74, Andrea Papandreou Str. | Ammoudara, Gazi, Heraklion, Amoudara, Crete 71414, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Lassithi Prefecture > Amoudara
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Hotel Class:4 star — Creta Beach Hotel & Bungalows 4*
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We welcome you to CRETA BEACH HOTEL & BUNGALOWS. Our Hotel complex is located in one of Crete’s most attractive locations, the coastal area of Ammoudara, just 5 kilometers from the city of Heraklion. In an environment of exquisite natural beauty, our hotel’s 150 renovated and refurbished rooms and stone built bungalows will become the ideal base for your adventurous days around the island, the ideal refuge for rest and relaxation after a day full of activities and fun. The family atmosphere, the traditional Cretan hospitality, the unlimited possibilities for fun, the athletic activities, the sea sports, the high standards, but at the same time friendly and personalized service from our experienced staff, will offer you a unique vacation experience. CRETA BEACH is located in an environment of unique natural beauty, surrounded by blossoming gardens and sky rocketing palm trees, in the 9 kilometer sandy beach of Ammoudara.Ammoudara is located 5 kilometers west of the city of Heraklion and 12 kilometers from the international airport “Nikos Kazantzakis”.The greater area is throbbing with life, full of shops, restaurants, taverns, cafeterias and bars, offering endless possibilities for shopping and fun. There are regular bus schedules to and from the city of Heraklion and there is a bus stop right in font of CRETA BEACH. The stone built bungalows, surrounded by colorful gardens and proudly rising palm trees, architecturally designed to merge harmoniously into the natural environment, exude a sense of calm and serenity. Some of the bungalows have a view to the gardens and some others a view towards the sea. The bungalows have: bathroom, WC, refrigerator, safe and veranda.Our Hotel’s rooms, with either one or two spaces, are ideal for families and can accommodate up to 4 people. ... more   less 
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