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Heraklion Youth Hostel

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Reviewed April 17, 2018

I have stayed for one week at the Youth Hostel and it was a very nice experience. In the dormitory, there are eight beds with enough space to be at ease. Also, you can use large lockers (55x32x30cm) to secure you luggage. The kitchen is...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Our stay was a layover before our early morning flight. The hostel was basic but clean. No extra amenities, but a place to relax and sleep after a long day. The woman at reception, I regret not getting her name, was so sweet and helpful....More

Thank Miranda D
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Reception is closed between midnight and 8AM so you have to wait outside, even if they know that ferries arrive at 6AM (at least, in winter). We were alone in our rooms and it was not clean ; found some insects, place smelled smoke. It...More

Thank mariechristinebe2016
Reviewed November 20, 2017

My stay was lovely here. I stayed for 2 weeks in April 2017 as I was having 10 days of one to one Greek language lessons with the owners daughter Rita. I had never had lessons in Greek before - she was very good, very...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2017

i loved that this hostel had a dorm for women, it attracted a great bunch of female travellers. The owner runs this place for 25 years or more. what an amazing hard-working lady. She lives downstairs. It has an outdoor kitchen. In the summer she...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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$17 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Heraklion
Also Known As
Heraklion Youth Hotel Heraklion
Heraklion Youth Hostel Crete
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"female dorm with balcony"
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"The outdoor roof bunks are a must, specially in the hot summer months."
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"Consider staying on the roof!"
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"For sure if you are a bit spartan you have to choose the terrasse beds!"
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