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Sweet Memory Apartments

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Certificate of Excellence
Sweet Memory Apartments, a best choice for families and young couples, is a 4 star+ self-catering apartment complex located in Gouves, a family-oriented resort, east of Heraklion. Literally a few meters from the beach, our apartments are spacious and modern in a serene location yet not far from restaurants, taverns, bars and a vibrant nightlife nearby. The apartments were built in 1990 as a family business with a friendly staff at your service at all hours to ensure a memorable stay for you and your family.
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Property amenities
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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57Somewhat walkable
Grade: 57 out of 100
34Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
11Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
94Room tips
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In 2017 we stayed here for 8 days and liked it so much we booked for 3 weeks in 2018 and have now booked for 3 weeks in 2019. It is in a great location, right on the beach, where you can take sunbeds from Sweet Memories to use for free. Its a stony beach. There are several
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Stayed here in May and Sept/18 Excellent accomodation - large , clean and spacious rooms a stone's throw from beaches and amenities Family and staff are gracious and friendly even when dealing with belligerent guests Be sure to use the restaurant - food is awesome !!
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My best friend and I stayed here for a week long trip. We loved the small local feel of the apartments. The breakfast was reasonable and modest. The dinners weren't my favorite of the trip but not terrible. The apartments were basic but beds were comfortable. My only complaint
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We booked a double room with seaview. It became a room in the cellar. The toilet didnt work so we had to pour water from a bucket into the toilet. Four days we didnt have any warm water. The cleaning was to take out the garbage and make the beds, no cleaning of the floor or
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Sweet memeory is truly special. I have travelled to many places in a variety of different accommodations but this is a unique place.. It's rare to find a perfect location combined with clean, cosy room and wonderful persons.. They are so nice people and great hosts. Always
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Is there a pool nearby which we can use?
Yes as above, I didn't use any of them but the looked lovely as I prefer the beach
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Are there any supermarkets nearby? And any buses to get you there?
There a shopping area to the left a couple of hundred metres away, and a mini mart to the right. Not great amount of choice though. Hersonnisos much better.
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1 bedroom apartment is ideal for family of 4. The beds at the livig room are regular size beds with very good mattresses.
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Hi. Is there entertainment on every night at the sweet memory apartments?
they mainly do food they do have some music nights/saturdays ,, but walk a few yards to the left or right and you will find bars eateries and follow the road up to gouves shopping street theres all sorts of entertainment ,about 15 mins walk to the left of apartments will take you up the shopping street,but a short bus ride your in heraklion city and also to malia the night spot capital stay all night in clubs and get the 6,30am bus home for 4 euros ,,,,
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Does the apartments have a TV?
No. Which is a good thing. Lovely and quiet so you can hear the waves crashing
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"We love room 24"
"If you want a cool room ask for one at the back as gets less sun!"
"Book direct with Yannis at sweet memories"
"Unable to highlight ratings but will give five for all of them."
"don't go all rooms bad"
$26 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
sweet memory apartments hotel gouves
GreeceCreteHeraklion PrefectureGouvesKato Gouves
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