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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 3, 2013

Me and a group of mates went from school on a cheap holiday so we weren't exactly expecting a lot. We got there and the rooms were dirty and each room of four only had one tiny aircon unit, meaning that one of the 2 bed rooms had no access to the aircon whatsoever. Furthermore in one of the rooms... More 

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Reviewed July 25, 2013

After reading reviews from various websites me and my other two friends expected a hotel similar to the one from The 'Inbetweeners'. But we was extremely happy with near enough everything! To start with the best things: The security guard- Nikos- such a great guy, he wanted the best for the hotel by guarding it from 23:00 till 7:00 which... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2013

When reading some of the horrific reviews before departing, it was fair to say I was a little worried by what the apartment was going to be like when we got there. But like many have said - you get what you pay for. We ended up paying £300 for 10 days so we weren't expecting luxury. The rooms were... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed July 24, 2013

Came to Malia July 14th 2013 for one week. Reading the reviews on Lu Ellen I was looking forward to my stay but was obviously dreading slightly because I organised the trip. We came in at around 2am & was greeted by the security guard who keeps watch during the night. He was cool took us to the room &... More 

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Thank Andre112
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 10, 2012

With Lu Ellen Apartments you get what you pay for! Me and two of my friends stayed here in July. The rooms were basic but thats all you need when you're only going for a partying holiday. Nobody was at reception when we arrived but our names were on a board with our room number next to them. The owner... More 

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England
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Reviewed August 17, 2012

Have just returned from a week in Malia, booked through Holiday Gems (that's a joke for a start, this was no gem!) where I stayed in Lu Ellen Apartments with 3 friends. Arrived at 4.0 in the morning, no one except security guard to show us to our room. Air con not available until we checked in properly in the... More 

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Howden, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed July 16, 2012

We arrived on the 3rd July 2012 (4 girls). Nobody around, but then a Greek lady told us we were in room 15. It was a good size and had two balconies. One had a table, the other faced the supermarket so wasn't good. The balcony that we sat on was just big enough for the four of us. Anyway,... More 

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Brecon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed July 6, 2012

Arrived on wednesday, no-one to be seen but other holidaymakers told us to go to our rooms and they would be open and to find someone the next day!! Didnt actually book in till Friday. Rooms been cleaned but not brilliant. The fridge looked as if someone had been stabbing it and was a mess. Towels had holes in them... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 1, 2011

stayed here all summer and loved it! the people that own it are so friendly and they have a great security team. only a few minutes away from the strip and theres 2 supermarkets within seconds of each other. theres a pool available next door for tourists to use and a workers pool not far from that. great stay at... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2010

Me and 6 other mates went malia, we stayed at LU ELLEN, it was the best decision we made !! the supermarket downstairs! AC for 5euros a night, STRIP LESS THEN 5 MINS AWAY!, WHAT MORE DO UNEED ? security guard is a nice man, just stay on the good side of him! and also have to be quiet after... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Pool
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
LuEllen is a lovely complex with 15 apartments located in the area of old Malia, only a 2 min walk from the main strip of bars and pubs. LuEllen apartments can comfortably sleep 3-5 persons each. All of them have a separate bedroom with either a double bed or twin beds, a spacious living room area with convertible sofa beds, an en-suite bathroom, a fully equipped kitchenette, TV and DVD player, as well as access to either a private balcony or the terrace. There is, also, a safe box available for your valuable belongings. If the weather gets too hot, you can use the air-conditioning in your room for a minor charge payable locally, or you can just head to the beach which is a 20 min. walk from the LuEllen apartments. For those who prefer to sunbath by the swimming pool however, there is one available at the Melissa apts next door which is open and free to use for LuEllen guests. When the night falls and you feel like partying, you will love the fact that it will take you only 2 minutes to walk to all the pubs and bars, thus avoiding any taxi rides. Still, if you just want to relax, the old Malia area where the LuEllen apartments are located, will offer you all the quietness you look for. In the area, you will also have the chance to stroll around and visit traditional taverns and kafeneio (cafes). For your shopping needs there is a mini-market attached to the LuEllen apartments, which stays open until late at night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lu Ellen Apartments

Address: 15 Kiproy, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Malia
Hotel Class:3 star — Lu Ellen Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Get higher floors with balconies !!”
 of 5 bubbles Andre112, Jul 24, 2013 | Read review
“Don't stay in room 15!”
 of 5 bubbles alexdoh, Jul 16, 2012 | Read review
“Go to the Melissa!”
 of 5 bubbles marjones, Jul 6, 2012 | Read review
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