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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed at this very basic hotel for a while. Perfect location of you like a lovely beach. Some of the staff here are extremely rude and miserable. One guy was so rude he wouldn't even look at me .. I paid thousands !! They make you feel like you owe them something all the time- but your the one paying... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The danaos hotel is very close to the beach the hotel has nice rooms unfortunately mine was overlooking a car park staff are helpful shops and restaurants aren't faraway,taxi from the hotel is 25 euros

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the first nights of our trip. The room was nothing special but the location had a great beach and is walking distance to the old Venetian harbor and really great breakfast option. Staff was very friendly. We rented car and always found parking right in front on street.

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a clean, friendly, and convenient place to stay on the beach, then this hotel is perfect for you. The location is fantastic and a short 10-second walk to the beach. We had 2 sea view rooms with balconies. The rooms were spacious enough for us and our stuff. The room had controllable air conditioning and... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Had another great stay at Danaos. Very handy for our group opposite the beach and close to the town. Unfortunately the rooms are looking a bit shabbier than they were 9 years ago, however everything spotlessly clean and to be honest we didn't spend alot of time in our rooms. We had a room with balcony overlooking the beach which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I spent nine days here for a workshop and was delighted by my stay. The hotel personnel were very friendly and the hotel is well placed, just across the street from Nea Chora beach, near the main port of Chania town. The rooms were basic but very clean and I had a small balcony with a city view. Breakfast was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

A brilliant hotel second time going and it just keeps getting better every time with the beach just cross the road with the best views and the price is brilliant to we are thinking of going again next year for 2weeks this time 😀 *******

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Umag, Croatia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Seven couples, seven nights! We all had balcony rooms and had wonderful sea views and could hear the water of a night. We also had a personal beach area. A variety of good restaurants within walking distance. Only minutes to old town and much quieter, not as touristy. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Clean,comfortable rooms. Highly recommend it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

We had 7 rooms booked with everyone being extremely happy with our choice of accomodation. Staff, service and the cleanliness were outstanding. It is directly across from the beach and a short walk to the old town. Plenty of good restaurants are close and there is a bar downstairs

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

We spent a week at hotel Danaos as a group of fifteen. We had the most amazing time - the staff were so lovely, the location was perfect, and we couldn't fault a thing. The sun-beds on the beach were so convenient, and the recommendations from the staff were perfect every time. Cannot recommend enough!

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The family-run Danaos offers a friendly and relaxed base in the heart of Chania, just a short walk from Chania's Venetian harbour and right next to the beautiful sandy beach of Nea Chora. There are various room sizes available, to suit the needs of solos, couples and groups or families. 31 Of the rooms have a spacious balcony with views of Chania Town or the Cretan Sea. Guest can enjoy a good start to the day with a continental breakfast in Danaos' charming breakfast room. The owners of Danaos are available for any requests or sightseeing tips needed and will also arrange car or bike rentals. Many restaurants and taverns can be found in the surrounding area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Danaos Hotel

Address: Akti Papanikoli Str. 23 | Nea Chora beach, Chania Town, Crete 731 00, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Chania Town
Price Range: $43 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Danaos Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Danaos Hotel Chania, Crete
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in Chania Town
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Chania Town
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