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Grand Bay Beach Resort

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Positives - Highly recommend Junior Suite with direct pool access - best rooms by far as located right near the quiet pool bar. - The sea view rooms have the most beatiful views - which make it all worthwhile. - Staff are extremely helpful and friendly - Room was extremely clean and the maids did a fantastic job every day... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 441 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awful hotel and management. I have sent the hotel management 2 emails about the issues we encountered during our stay but they do not bother to reply. Our main issue was we booked and paid in advance for a Beachfront Junior Suite with Sharing Pool but were given a small dark room at the back of the hotel. This was... More 

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Stavanger Municipality, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We came here at 4am and they had fixed us a meal at the room and a bottle of wine! What a way to start our vacation after a long trip. Even if we had to have another room the first night we just love being here from the beginning to the end! Amazing service from everyone who works there.... More 

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GiannoulisHotels, General Manager at Grand Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pernille N, We thank you kindly for all of your kind words and about choosing our resort to spend your summer vacations. We are really proud about we manage to provide you the best holiday experience. Furthermore, we would like to thank you for the beautiful sharing photos and to inform you that we are already looking forward to... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Outdoor dining area with a seaview was awesome! Good food with lots of variety! Rooms were very nice. A high hill nearby for running in the mornings and nice view to the village from the top. Gym was ok too. Fresh orange juice at breakfast was awesome! Staff friendly, especially the man serving coffee at breakfast!

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1 Thank Reissumiesheta
GiannoulisHotels, General Manager at Grand Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Heta N, Thank you so much for your lovely review and for all of you kind words about our staff and our served food. The management and the staff of our resort whishes you all the best and they are looking forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Best regards The management. More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

When we made this reservation we had some problems knowing what kind of room we should reserve but the room we got was perfekt with direct pool acces ( se enclosed very unproffesional film:)) unfortunately our Friends didnt get the room they had paid and reserved so we strongly recommend that you check direct with the Hotel that you have... More 

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Thank MickeHagis
GiannoulisHotels, General Manager at Grand Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear MickeHagis, Thank you very much for your review and for the sharing photo. Firstly, please accept our apologies for the one night room type relocation of your friends, but as you notice during your stay we have done our best in order to provide to you a pleasant stay. We are looking forward to welcoming you again in the... More 

Bree, belgium
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Nice quiet location, super friendly staff, comfortable beds, nice view from outside dining facility, good food, good wifi reception even on the beach, plenty of sun beds available, all in all the perfect holiday for those who seek a quiet hotel.

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GiannoulisHotels, Γενικός Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Anthony H, Thank you very much for your review and for the excellent scoring! We are happy to read that you had a pleasant stay in our resort and that you enjoy all of our available facilities so much. We are looking forward to seeing you again in the near future. Best regards, The management. More 

Birmingham
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33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We arrived at this hotel on Monday 23rd May and we was greeted by a lovely lady who was on reception. ( I didn't catch her name but she has long dark straight hair). Her attention to details and customer service skills were second to none. There was a mix top on our room after initially booking a room with... More 

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GiannoulisHotels, Γενικός Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear holidays4me_9, Thank you very much for detailed review and for taking time to share your experience of your stay in our resort. We are really happy to learn that you enjoy you had a pleasant stay. The management and the staff of our resort are already informed about all of your notices. We hope that you will give us... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Grandbay Beach Resort, on my first trip to crete. We were welcomed by friendly staff, and a complimentary glass of champagne. The hotel comes with around 5 swimming pools, although one is a private pool. Free wifi & easy access carpark. It has a handful of restaurants along the beach, and plenty of gift shops local. We... More 

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GiannoulisHotels, Γενικός Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Little_duke, Thank you very much for your review and for your feedback. The opinion of our guests is very important to us in order to upgrade our services to the highest level. We are glad to read that you are totally satisfied from choice in our resort to spend you summer vacations. Finally, we would like to inform you... More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 10 nights all inclusive and could not fault it. Our room was a suite facing the sea and was really spacious with private sunbeds. The food was tasty with lots of variety and the a la carte was definately worth a visit. The staff were always happy to do everything the could to... More 

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GiannoulisHotels, Γενικός Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear 825Amanda Thank you very much for your review and for your preference shown in our resort to spend your summer vacations. We are really happy to learn that you had such a pleasant stay in our resort and that you enjoy our All Inclusive program so much. We are looking forward to welcoming you again in the near future.... More 

Devon, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We booked to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary , delighted with room upgrade offered on arrival with champagne and gateaux . Room , food ,drinks and service all excellent , the resort is very quiet with low key entertainment on a coupLe of evenings. We found some amazing beaches , it was nice to have a hire car. Thank for... More 

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GiannoulisHotels, Γενικός Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear sueb0xall, Thank you very much for your review and about choosing our resort to celebrate your 30th wedding anniversary. We are glad to learn that you had a relaxing stay and that you enjoy our served food so much. It was our honor to meet you in personal during your stay, and we will be very happy to celebrate... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Like an island within an island, this is GRAND BAY BEACH RESORT. Understated design, attention to detail, instinctive hospitality, tasteful food and a personalised approach are only a few of the ingredients which make our small "island" a very special getaway, ideal for those who seek tranquillity and calmness, excellent cuisine, and upgraded spaces and services.GRAND BAY BEACH RESORT is located directly on the 3 km long beach of the scenic fishing village of Kolymbari, amongst scenery of unparalleled beauty, and near settlements that retain their traditional Cretan character, just 23 km west of the most picturesque town of Crete, Chania and about 35km away from its international airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bay Beach Resort

Address: Kolymbari, Crete 73006, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Kolymbari
Price Range: $93 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Bay Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Grand Bay Beach Hotel Chania Town
Grand Bay Beach Resort Crete/Kolymbari
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kolymbari
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kolymbari
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kolymbari
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