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Maragakis Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I was there 10 nights with my family and everything it's ok. Everyday they clean the rooms, good food with a beautiful garden where you can take your breakfast and dinner, excellent location 10 m from the sea, and 500 m from the Supermarket. The hotel it's situated in the middle of Hersonissos. You have all you want there, friendly... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 7 nights. The room is quite basic but spacious, the bathroom is a little bit small. We had the sea view room which costs a little bit more but it was worth the money, the view is spectacular and we couldn't get enough of it. Also the balcony is very spacious. The breakfast is full and... More 

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best location in Hersonicos, in front of the beach and main road, close to the bars but also quiet, clean and big rooms, friendly staff, breakfast location is great, in a yard under the trees. Will visit again soon!

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

I am a regular guest since 13 years. And it´s always my pleasure to stay in Maragakis-Hotel. My second home :-) Mostly 2 - 3 times in a year. Friendly staff, very good food, clean rooms, good service!

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Simply, a wonderful experience! Great location, superb hospitality, clean and well taken care of rooms! Not only affordable, but a wonderful service offered throughout the visit. Absolutely recommended for both short- and long-stay visits!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We are talking about a three stars hotel. Which deserves all the three stars. The building dates from the early 80’s. Excellent central position. The rooms are quite simple, no frills. I suppose that in time they will be renovated, perhaps with general economic conditions permitting. To-day they are adequate, specially considering the price of the hotel . A small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Again in that unique place and again in that hotel. My favorite hotel in front of the beautiful view. You can see all hersonisos's cityand the deep blue of the sea. The friendly stuff and bests tastes of their local food. See you again in few months my friends. Kisses ❤️❤️

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

For this hotel standard: If you're looking for a fairly comfortable place to stay with helpful and firendly staff I recommend this hotel. In my opionion better suited for younger people, who would rather treat a hotel as a place to sleep and don't plan to spend much time in it. Rooms are rather small, but there is everything you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

This is a very nice hotel, clean and very friendly. The owners make you feel very welcome almost as if you are a part of their family. Breakfast as well as diner is very good. Both a buffet style. The hotel has a nice pool and free wifi. The rooms are nice to stay in. The room contain a tv... More 

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Timisoara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

We have been in the end September 2015, and this location was perfect for us. Very nice restaurant for breakfast, and the food was good, and not same type for 7 days :D. Very close to everything, we enjoyed the beach near the hotel.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Maragakis Hotel

Address: 17 Minoos Street | Opposite Police Station of Hersonissos, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece (Formerly Viva Island Hotel)
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Hersonissos
Price Range: $39 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maragakis Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Maragakis Hotel Crete, Greece
Hotel Style:
#31 On the Beach Hotel in Hersonissos
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