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Cretan Brewery

| Zounaki, Platanias, Crete 73002, Greece
+30 2824 031002
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Jackpot on the "wrong day".

We arrived late and unanounced for a guided tour on a Sunday afternoon and found the guide alone at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kickie S
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Chania, Greece
via mobile
Beer! Tasting local quality beers.

Here you can have a beer tasting including 5 different beer for only 5 euros. Local brewery is well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Topi P
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Helsinki, Finland
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“beer tasting” (16 reviews)
“great beer” (6 reviews)
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| Zounaki, Platanias, Crete 73002, Greece
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+30 2824 031002
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived late and unanounced for a guided tour on a Sunday afternoon and found the guide alone at the premisses. Since our friend was in a wheelchair, and because unpasteurized beer needs a clean and visitor free invironment, we stayed in the bar area....More

Thank Kickie S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here you can have a beer tasting including 5 different beer for only 5 euros. Local brewery is well known for its Charma beer. But usually they have also one or two seasonal beers. Close to Platanias, only about 13 km by car or you...More

Thank Topi P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved all the beers we tasted, had a lunch that was also very tasty. Highly recommended for a day excursion around Chania. Extremely friendly with the kids.

Thank 564rudil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just returned from five nights in Chania, Crete and one afternoon we visited Cretan Brewery on an organized tour. We really enjoyed our visit and are glad we came. We were treated to the tasting of 5 beers and they were all really good!...More

2  Thank NYCGal2010
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having tasted the local and delicious Creten beer in some of our local tavernas, we just knew we needed to pay a visit to see how it was made, and what more was on offer from the Charma group. What we weren’t necessarily expecting was...More

1  Thank Mary F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place where you can have best tour for brewing world. Tour is intensive and small with a close touch for daily work in brewery. They have a full collection of beers to buy and take away. Athmosphere is relaxing and they have...More

Thank Eatandjudge
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time looking round the brewery and tasting some of the beers. The guide was very informative and it was really interesting to be able to see the inner workings from the viewing platform. Learning about all the water saving techniques and...More

Thank WolfersF
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting the brewery on a hot afternoon and found a quiet and relaxing oasis in the middle of olive and orange trees. The guided tour and the tasting afterwards were perfect. And also the beer was delicious! As we were a group of...More

Thank Anirahtak90
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited it with Chania Wine Tours. I didn't do the brewery tour itself but then again, I've visited about a hundred breweries or more so no real need. The beer is lovely and thankfully available all over the island and even in Athens as...More

Thank TaleOfAle
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Had a very nice afternoon, informative tour with a very knowledgeable guide, beer tasting and meze was good value, would be happy to take any future staying guests here, thanks to you all,

Thank nicthegreek87
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Sean M
May 16, 2018|
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Response from Ioannis L | Property representative |
Goodmorning! Till the end of May it will be the bus number 174 that starts from the public bus station in Chania at 10.00 in the morning and it will be waiting for you here in the brewery so that it will get you back to... More
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Stuart W
September 26, 2016|
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Response from Anthony H | Reviewed this property |
cretanbeer.gr/en/#map Try their website. The guys at the site seemed to speak pretty good English
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