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Life Boutique Hotel

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

Stayed one night after late arrival at airport. Taxi only cost €13. Check in was a little stressful as although stay all paid for, I had problems as the card that it was paid with had since expired and even though I produced the new card I had problems. Not what you want at 3am. Room was clean but basic.... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Low cost A reasonably nice room last renovated 30 years ago. A nice hot shower with a hand held nozzle that poured water all over the floor. Walking distance to the Ferry in an industrial area with loud traffic noises coming though the closed windows all night. Run down reception area. Pricy poor quality café. On street parking but no... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

I wouldn't go as far as name this a "boutique" hotel, but it was a great price and very central. Only about 10mins walk from the airport, and maybe 15mins to central Heraklion. The bus stop to the airport is directly outside the door, and the stop to Knossos is 2 blocks down. Our room was very clean, quiet and... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

Been there three time already. Always had nice and polite service.Small city hotel at very comunicative location .Rooms are clean.The prices are resonable.You had all needed for your stay.The wi-fi is free and on a good speed.

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Laguna Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night after returning from Chania and heading to the airport in the morning. Life is a short walk from the central bus terminal. The hotel is pretty basic overall, but clean and the staff was friendly in the short interaction we had. I'm not sure about the "boutiqueyness" of it... We did not leave for dinner so I'm... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Horrible experience: one morning my boyfriend and I were looking for a cafe going to the port of Heraklion and we run into the Life Boutique Hotel. A big cafe sign brought us in and we had the worst experience ever. We ordered 2 coffee and 2 croissant telling the lady at the bar that we were in hurry to... More 

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Athens, Greece
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Standard room has only a window towards a small light-well, more of an air shaft, which is not mentioned when you make the reservation. The decoration is poor but it is near the port, at a central avenue.

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I was recommended this place on Tripadvisor and found it to be just what we needed from our late arrival into the airport (easy bus ride) and then us leaving for Santorini by Ferry the following morning (5 mins walk to ferry). It's also located near the bus station and a short walk from the centre. We booked a night... More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Very nice and very clean and Friendly ,Close to the port , to historical city and in front to the hotel is the bus station where you can take to the Airport or to the beach. Very good value for the money . Recommended to every one. Very nice View to the see.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at Life Hotel for 2 nights on my arrival into Crete. The hotel was very close to town and the port and only about a 5min walk to the local bus station and a 10€ taxi ride from the airport. The rooms were small but I was traveling solo so perfect for a place to rest and revive.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Life, which is a family business, is open throughout the year. It is situated in the city of Heraklion in a distance of 200 meters from the Port, 500 meters from the Archaeological Museum and 3 kilometers from the Airport, offering you thus the possibility of recreation and business activities at the same time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Life Boutique Hotel

Address: Ikaroy Ave 50, Heraklion, Crete 71209, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Heraklion
Price Range: $53 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Life Boutique Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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