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GDM Megaron Hotel

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Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Named after the queen's apartment suite at Knossos this unusually elegant hotel may look 1920's on the outside but it is a very contemporary hotel on the inside. Beautifully appointed rooms with wood, glass and stipples Cretan limestone. French doors a meter wide and two meters high lead to wrought iron surrounded balcony 3 meters wide by 1 meter deep.... More 

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Key West, Florida
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Let's start with breakfast. A kid in a candy store comes to mind. Huge variety, and everything I tried was delicious. The staff Throughout the hotel was attentive , the rooms clean (310 was quite large-- as i expect were all corner rooms--with a comfortale sitting area). Location was quite good, two minute walk from the esplnade along the medterranean... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic hotel just loved it . The staff from the porters,receptionists,cleaners every staff member we met were so lovely, made to feel very special.Breakfast choice just amazing . Would recommend this hotel to anyone.Thanks megaron for a perfect stay

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megaron, Assistant manager at GDM Megaron Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jem59, Thank you for your amazing review! Every and each one of our guests is special and deserve only the best possible service. Thank you for choosing our hotel it was a privilege having you here. Have a beautiful day! The GDM Megaron team More 

Ridgefield Park, New Jersey
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fine hotel to serve as a base to explore the sights in and near Heraklion and to connect with a ferry, bus or plane in or out of the city. The staff was great, especially Katerina at reception who provided us with a number of helpful suggestions and was extremely friendly and welcoming. We had a luxury... More 

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megaron, Assistant manager at GDM Megaron Hotel, responded to this review

Dear HenrieCaretakers, Thank you very much for your fantastic review! Well ,as a city hotel located centrally we cannot avoid the noise of teh city but as you know very well with our double glazed windows we minimize it. On the other hand and as concerning our service to the rooftop restaurant we would really be interested having more details... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is a beautiful historical building, overlooking the port. The front desk staff were extremely friendly that it feels surreal, especially Katherina. The room is classy in design and spacious. The bathroom is big by European standard and filled with all the amenities of a 5 stars hotel. The view from the balcony overlooks the port. The parking below... More 

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megaron, Assistant manager at GDM Megaron Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TripGar, Thank you very much for your amazing review! Katerina most of all send her sincere thanks. As per your kind description all romms are equipped with high quality material and amenities which offer to our guests a pleasant stay .We really hope to have the pleasure and welcome you soon again to our premises. With all our best... More 

East Brunswick, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place we stayed for one night! Easy access to city center, museums and the port. The staff was super accommodating and knowledgeable. They truly go out of there way for you. We room we stayed at was the VIP one and it was amazing! For the price you pay its a steal. Had a small "living room" like area... More 

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megaron, Assistant manager at GDM Megaron Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ynp381, It was really a pleasure to read that you have enjoyed your stay with us and thank you very much for writing it! We really try our guests for the time period they are staying to our hotel to also explore the beautiful city of Heraklion which has so many things to offer. From the Archeological museum to... More 

Sonceboz, Switzerland
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's the only hotel I've tried in Heraklion and I wouldn' search for another one if I have to comeback. It's a really good address and the rooms are nice. The breakfast buffet is amazing too with a huge variety and fresh and delicious food. There's a small yet decently equipped sport room and a small pool on the roof.... More 

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megaron, Assistant manager at GDM Megaron Hotel, responded to this review

Dear atomicqwark, Only the best could be offered to our clients and we really are very strict with the quality of food we serve during breakfast or to our restaurant. We really want to thank you sincerely for mention this, to this fantastic review! We are looking forward to see you again! Till then take care . Have a nice... More 

Los Angeles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you spot the Megaron on top of that commanding hill overlooking the port, you know that you are in for something special. The lobby is gorgeous and there is even a bottom of a boat sticking out of the ceiling. The staff is extremely accommodating and will greet you every time you pass. The room is really... More 

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megaron, Assistant manager at GDM Megaron Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Edward_So, Thank you very much for your great review! It is true that Megaron is ideally located to Heraclion city , after all that was the purpose when it was built in 1925 , to be in a strategic point. Just few meters from the port and the Archeological museum, 10 minutes walk to the Lion square and the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights in a Deluxe ocean view room which was extremely comfortable. The hotel is well located next to the harbour and only 500 metres from the old town. The rooftop terrace and restaurant are fantastic (excellent food) and the staff are absolutely superb. In particular we would like to thank Efi and Melaina - they... More 

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megaron, Assistant manager at GDM Megaron Hotel, responded to this review

Dear sarabruce, We would all really like to thank you for your kind words and especially our Chef , Efi and Milena.We are really happy that you have enjoyed your stay and meal in our restaurant to the rooftop, the 'Fifth' is really the jewel of our hotel with absolutely fantastic view to the Venetian fortress and the port of... More 

Thessaloniki, Greece
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43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I consider the location of the hotel perfect, since it is walking distance to the port, the city center and the museum, as well as literally next to the local bus hub (KTEL). Free parking is also provided in front of the hotel. We had a sea view room, which was of good size and had a very comfortable king... More 

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megaron, Assistant manager at GDM Megaron Hotel, responded to this review

Dear nina_auth, Greetings from Crete! Thank you very much for your amazing words! We are certainly trying our best to make our guest stay as comfortable as possible, from matress in beds to bath amenities as well as free coffe and tea facilities in room with a complimentary offered bottle of mineral water replenished on daily basis. And we are... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1925 and classified as a historical building the GDM Megaron luxury hotel is located in the heart of Heraklion overlooking the harbor within walking distance of all the major sights of the city. The great architectural design and interior decoration together with the warm - welcoming atmosphere and the high standard of services provided will satisfy even the most demanding guest. Accommodation The 58 tastefully decorated rooms feature the latest facilities such as ISDN private telephone line with voice mail, extra private telephone line for facsimile use, Satellite TV ADSL internet access ,Wi fi free , safe, mini bar , tea & coffee facilities, soundproof windows, air conditioning all around the clock, sprinklers and smoke detectors. The bathrooms are equipped with telephone, hairdryer, slippers, bathrobes and luxury toiletries. Additional amenities, such as TV in bathroom and Jacuzzi, are provided in the V.I.P. Rooms, as well as the Presidential Suites which are designed specifically with your needs in mind. Dining The "Plaza Café" a casual all day, all purpose indoor café ideal for breakfast, lunch, dinner or just a coffee overlooking the old harbour. "The Living Room" lounge and bar is the ideal setting for a quiet aperitif in between the hotel's two atriums providing also a TV corner and a library. "The Megaron 5th" Bar Restaurant is located on the top floor with the city's most stunning views of the old harbour. It provides a unique combination of an excellent location, lounge music and superb Cretan Mediterranean cuisine with dishes and specialities prepared by the hotel's Chef. Outdoor dining is available during the summer on the roof top. Recreational Facilities The Health Club on the 4th floor, exclusively for hotel guests is equipped with a variety of fitness equipment as well as a steam bath, a Jacuzzi, a massage table and a sauna with colour and music therapy. The sun beds and umbrellas by the swimming pool area on the roof are perfect for relaxing after a busy day. Hospitality Services The GDM Megaron staff is at our guests' service around the clock, providing twice-daily maid service, room service and courteous concierge assistance. Well equipped meeting rooms are the ideal venue for meetings whether it is a seminar, a cocktail reception, a gala dinner or even an exhibition. Also at our guests' disposal, there are tennis and golf arrangements, non smoking rooms, handicap rooms, medical service, secretarial services, limousine service, car rental and baby sitting, available upon request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about GDM Megaron Hotel

Address: 9, D. Beaufort, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Heraklion
Price Range: $91 - $363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — GDM Megaron Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Hotel Gdm Megaron
Gdm Megaron Heraklion
GDM Megaron Hotel Crete/Heraklion
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#1 Spa Hotel in Heraklion
#1 Family Hotel in Heraklion
#1 Romantic Hotel in Heraklion
#1 Luxury Hotel in Heraklion
#2 Business Hotel in Heraklion
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