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Hotel Alianthos Garden

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italy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our room was on the kitchen and every night unti 23 we heard the noioses from the kitchen machines. In the hotel property near the pool, 1 or 2 times a day a big bus waits tourist with motors on, so while you are in the pool area you can feel all the gas and polluction from the bus. Finally... More 

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Athens, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Alianthos Garden during last August and we stayed there for about 1 week. We received a very warm welcome from the staff which actually did many things in order to make our stay there more comfortable. The breakfast quality is pretty decent - they also have the GREEK BREAKFAST sign - and the hotel has many spots where... More 

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Satu Mare, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reception: - Very kind, helpful, smiling staff. Maria checked us in and the first impression was pleasant. - Nicely furnitured, modern couches, tables in the lobby. Food, restaurant: - Excellent! Huge variety every morning and in the evening (booked with half board). - Friendly, communicative and direct waiters and waitress. - Separated cousine with specialities from Crete. - If something... More 

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Accrington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one week after having a week at Chania, this hotel is superb when we arrived the receptionist took us to the bar and said have a drink on us and relax and when your ready we will give you the room. When we got the room it had a fantastic view of the swimming pool and beyond... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Lovely, relaxing hotel, very friendly staff, great food & good location. Room had a nice seaview, though would go for one of the one bedroom apartments if want a larger space. Took advantage of the cookery lessons whilst there, great fun. Would rate more than a 3* & thanks to all the staff who made the stay extra special.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

This is a nice, large hotel right in Plakias within a stone's throw of the water and a block or two from the main strip of seaside restaurants. The staff was very warm and upgraded us from a smaller room overlooking the pool and the sea to an even larger one with the same great view. The hotel has a... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Recently stayed at this hotel with friends. Excellent value for money. The hotel has a buffet style breakfast and dinner with a fantastic choice of food.its location lends itself to a very short stroll into Plakias. The staff are very friendly and knowledgable and the hotel is immaculately clean with very good facilities. If ever I return to Plakias I... More 

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AG_Hotel_Management, Διευθυντής at Hotel Alianthos Garden, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Joey English, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review and share your opinion with us. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back! Alianthos Garden Hotel, Family Vardakis and the Staff More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

This is a special little hotel in a not so touristy place. The hotel itself is renovated, the rooms are not glamorous and a little old but very comfortable. We were upgraded to a room overlooking the pool and ocean and we were not disappointed. The staff were very helpful and caring. The breakfast was just lovely and fresh. Make... More 

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AG_Hotel_Management, Διευθυντής at Hotel Alianthos Garden, responded to this review

Dear "MosWantsToTravel", The reviews and opinions of our guest are very important to us, as they help us to further improve our services and standards. It is the lives we encounter that make life worth living (Guy de Maupassant). Alianthos Garden Hotel, Family Vardakis and the Staff More 

Cary, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

The location at the Eastern edge of town, and one block removed from the water, provided an excellent location for relaxation. The hotel has an abundance of amenities for your entire party's desires. There are games, play areas, computers, and the like for children. The staff definitely went out of their way to see that our desires were met. Constant,... More 

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Mold, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We have stayed in Plakias 4 times, the last ocassion staying at the Alianthus Gardens and, should we return, it will definitely be to this hotel. We stayed half board in Sept 2015 and, on arrival, were delighted to be offered an apartment rather than the double we had booked. I found this the most comfortable place we've stayed at... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The sunshine of the mind Time is still. The clouds of daily routine have faded away. The sun is shining in your mind. Holidays. It is not just a break for you; it is a reward, a generous gift to yourself and your family. You have been waiting a whole year for these days, you have worked for them, you have earned them. But when they arrive, they always seem so few. Well then, let's make them unforgettable. If you are just looking for any hotel in Crete, then you are going to have to deal with a whole lot of choices, good and bad. But if you are looking for a beautiful, quiet, authentic and hospitable family hotel in Crete, combining comfortable and quality accommodation with a fascinating journey in Cretan tradition, history and nature, then the decision becomes much easier. It is not by chance that over 90% of our guests say that they would choose Alianthos Garden Hotel for their holidays again. And it is not by chance that over 30% of them do so, for many consecutive years. This is our reward, our gift. Alianthos Garden Hotel is located in the peaceful and beautiful Plakias, in Southern Crete, in front of the immense and mystical Libyan Sea. Everything here is made for holidays, even the "architecture" of the natural scenery. It is like God has specifically designed this place for the clearing of the mind and the relaxation of the soul. But it is not just its location in the heart of Plakias that makes Alianthos Garden Hotel one of the most beautiful hotels in Crete. Above all, it is the kindness, the hospitality and the open heart of our people. After all, this is Crete: an open heart. All of us at Alianthos Garden Hotel welcome you, with the promise that we will do our best to take the past year "off your shoulders" and give you strength and beautiful memories for the next one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alianthos Garden

Address: Plakias, Crete GR-74060, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Plakias
Price Range: $77 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alianthos Garden 3*
Number of rooms: 94
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