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Dessole Malia Beach Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

I visited with my 10 years son the last two weeks of August, not being very convinced as I had been to Malia probably 15 years ago and didn't like it. We found the hotel to be clean and with lovely garden areas and well...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Ocoppo
Response from Julia S, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Dessole Malia Beach HotelResponded October 23, 2018

Dear Ocoppo, Thank you for your review and your positive comments. We hope to see you once more wiht us.

Reviewed October 8, 2018

Localisation of the hotel is excellent. Sea is quite rough, not good for non swimmers. The friendly staff, very helpful... we really enjoy our stay also because of them, regards to George and Rando! The rooms are partly renovated, equipment sufficient for holiday stay.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank MacaS1111
Response from Yiannis_Kyriakakis, General Manager at Dessole Malia Beach HotelResponded October 8, 2018

Dear Macas1111, Thank you for your review and your positive comments. We hope to see you once more wiht us.

Reviewed October 8, 2018

This was our second holiday at the Dessole Malia Beach Hotel and we enjoyed it just as much as the first. The staff were, without exception, fantastic friendly, helpful and polite. This was one of the reasons we returned. Rando in the pool bar is...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank judi323
Response from Yiannis_Kyriakakis, General Manager at Dessole Malia Beach HotelResponded October 8, 2018

Dear Judi323, Thank you for staying with us once more and ofcrourse we hope to see you once more at your next holiday. We try to imporve each season so you can have a better holiday experience each time. Thank you again

Reviewed September 18, 2018

Someone tried to use my credit card while I was staying there, it happen 4 days after arriving at the hotel. I put my cards in the room safe first day we arrived there and did not use it for 2 weeks before we went...More

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Date of stay: August 2018
Thank tamler2018
Response from Yiannis_Kyriakakis, General Manager at Dessole Malia Beach HotelResponded September 19, 2018

Dear Tamler2018, We wish to mention that accusing staff members in public for fraud without any proof is not very wise. A credit card can be used by many ways and ofcourse we never had an occasion such before so we would know. Did you...More

Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

It is situated on the seashore. The staff extra friendly. The all inclusive menu is delicious and both authentic Greek and international. The kitchen works perfectly. The animation team is an energy bomb. Let`s check a water zumba or any other program. :) Each person...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank FiszterZ
Response from Yiannis_Kyriakakis, Manager at Dessole Malia Beach HotelResponded September 12, 2018

Dear Fiszter, We wish to thank you for your positive review and your comments. This gives a boost to our staff to keep their hard work. Thank you again and we hope to see you again in one of your future holidays.

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Description
Dessole Malia Beach is one of the most popular hotels in Crete. The Resort is constructed in traditional Greek style among magnificent green gardens. Dessole Maila Beach is located only a few minutes walk from More the centre of Malia. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Tennis Court
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
297
Price range
$133 - $386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dessole Malia Beach Hotel Crete
Location
Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Malia
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
297
Price range
$133 - $386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dessole Malia Beach Hotel Crete
Location
Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Malia
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Traveler (812)
Pool & Beach (190)
Room & Suite (116)
Dining (93)
Amenities (50)
Family and Play Areas (22)
Business Center & Event Rooms (3)
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chelsieshevels1
February 24, 2018|
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Response from Yiannis_Kyriakakis | Property representative |
Dear chelsieshevels1, Thank you for your message. Rregarding the jacuzzi please mention that there is a button so each guest can turn it on anytime during the pool times operation. The area is more alive lets say at the end... More
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jeanlydon
June 15, 2017|
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Response from Yiannis_Kyriakakis | Property representative |
Kalimera from Malia Beach. We are serving most kinds of drinks like draught beer local wine local spirits and a variety of cocktails.
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Princsscucumber
January 18, 2016|
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Response from chelsieshevels1 |
From what I've heard it is only a 6 min walk from the strip
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Room Tips
"Do not leave your cards in the room safe "
tamler2018
Sep 18, 2018
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"Try to avoid rooms in the building situated in the main ally - they're rather noisy. Rooms with a..."
Pawel_D_pl
Sep 7, 2017
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"rooms above the bar area are most likely noiser but the bar closes at midnight so if you have babies then..."
42FrankF42
Aug 25, 2016
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"Rooms 6XX for 2+2 are bigger, close to main pool but further from the beach and restaurant."
Leuvencan
Jul 25, 2016
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