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Driades Apartments

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Piskopiano, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Accrington, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Just come back after staying 10 days with the missus. When we first got there the minibus from the airport dropped us off right at the bottom of a big hill, google maps saved the day, and after a 10 minute walk lugging a suitcase up this hill in the pitch black we finally got there (Apparently, the minibus driver... More 

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Thank you so much for your kind words...We are very pleased you have enjoyed your holidays with us. We hope to see you again soon More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

1. Booked transfers online. Coach from airport drops us off 300meter from the hotel, driver cant speak any english so no point asking whats going on. To be fair we had already expected this from reviews we read before booking and also the hotel road is so steep the coach would not have got up. Just so you know. 2.... More 

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Blackburn
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and I stayed at the lovely Driades Apartments for two weeks and we couldn't have wished for a more relaxing holiday.The staff were wonderful and nothing was too much trouble.The apartments were clean and comfortable and the views from the pool bar were spectacular.The steep climb to the apartments isn't suitable for anyone with walking difficulties but we... More 

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CheckinTravelTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Driades Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words...We are very pleased you have enjoyed your holidays with us........The cat is good and her kittens too. We hope to see you again soon More 

London
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38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved our stay at these apartments - as previously stated, the accommodation is fairly basic however given the price of the place it's hardly surprising. The pool and bar are lovely and we always found the staff super friendly and amenable. Definitely opt for the AC - it's worth every penny. Contrary to previous reviews, our apartments were cleaned on... More 

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Herzogenrath, Germany
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30 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view from here is unbeatable as others insist. You can see panorama view from your tarrace and the bar. That's the unique point of Driades. However, several points of the room can be much improved: bad orientation of bed, wardrobe, mirror desk made it very difficult to walk around the bed. Minimum investment for building the bathroom. The shower... More 

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Dundee
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257 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just arrived home yesterday after a week at these apartments. What can I say? There is a fair trek up a dark unlit road when dropped of by your coach. Best tip, ditch Thomas Cook at the airport and get a taxi. Clean, modern and to the door for €40. We were given a very small apartment to begin... More 

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Thank you so much for your kind words...We are very pleased you have enjoyed your holidays with us. We hope to see you again soon More 

London
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10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we arrived in June, having stayed in Sept'15, George said 'nothing changed'. He was exactly right!! Driades is still as quiet, peaceful and relaxing as before-just the reason we returned. The hill was as steep, the steps up to the apartment just as tricky, but we loved it! The weather was perfect, of course, and we had a wonderful... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Myself and my boyfriend stayed at the Driades in May 2016 and we already feel we want to return! Everything from the views to the service/food and staff were excellent, and our trip was made so special. They could simply not do enough for us! As most reviews say - yes it is up a very short, very steep hill,... More 

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Blairgowrie, United Kingdom
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160 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Absolutely terrific apartments, clean and containing everything you need. Walking distance to Piskopiano village centre and easy walk in to the villages of Koutouloufari and Old Hersonissos all of which offer some lovely tavernas in which to enjoy equally lovely local food. The apartments also boast a great pool, and pool bar with snacks. Staff are brill. Best of all... More 

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Nuneaton, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Just returned from too short a visit to Crete, I would like to thank the owners and staff of the Driades Apartments for their care and hospitality, especially for upgrading one of our apartments when our travel agent (Thomas Cook) completely messed up, lied to us and offered no resolution, Driades bent over backwards to help us!!!! As a place... More 

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Driades Apartments is a small attractive complex in a quiet position within the pretty and picturesque village of Piskopiano. It is just 150 metres to the many bars and tavernas in the centre of Piskopiano and the centre of Hersonissos is a 20 minutes walk downhill from the apartments. These apartments will appeal to families and couples looking for quiet accommodation in a scenic hillside location above Hersonissos. The apartments have an inviting pool and sun terrace and are popular with British holidaymakers and are ideal for a relaxed holiday in Crete. Get to our pool, take a dive and get you refreashing drink with the beautifull sightseeing. Your children will play in the children's pool and will enjoy their ice cream in the snack bar near the pool. If you come with your car or you hire one to escape to the beautifull Cretan beaches and villages, a large parking is available for you. In Driades Apartments, you will meet the authentic Cretan hospitality with people which will be always ready to serve you. The Driades Apartments are ideal for a relaxing vacation in Crete. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Driades Apartments

Address: Piskopiano, Crete 700 14, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Piskopiano
Price Range: $23 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Driades Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Driades Apartments Piskopiano, Crete
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