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Matala Bay Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here fore eight days and had a great time. The people here are lovely and Matala is one of the best locations I've ever visited in Greece. The location of the Matala Bay is excellent: the beach and the town are only a few minutes walk away. There is a poolside bar and plenty of sunbeds. The hospitality... More 

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Athens, Greece
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived in the hotel they told us that the hotel was full (allthough we have booked our stay three months ago). Our rooms, we were told, were in the "annex", which was a "rooms to let" 70's building, oposite of the main hotel building. At the same price of course. As it was August and we could'nt find... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights on a half-board basis when we were visiting the local music festival. The location was excellent - only a few minute's walk from the town centre and beach. No complaints about the room or the food, which was more than adequate and quite varied. There was a little problem with the air conditioner, but... More 

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Karpathos, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel and friendly staff. Simple, but very tasty greek food & great cocktail bar. Love the location, as Matala is one of the best places in Crete. Escape from busy life. Tomorrow never comes, today is Matala 😉

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Heraklion, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Very helpful staff with great manners. Clean and luxurious hotel. Greek delicious cuisine. It contains quiet and beautiful spaces to relax and have a drink. Spacious and comfortable room with a nice bathroom.

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Hersonissos, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We were 2 girls for holidays in this hotel for first time. It was amazing holidays and we enjoyed a lot. The rooms are big, comfortable and clean! Every morning we were eating very good breakfast and the dinners we had nice and delicious dinner at the restaurant. They have nice buffet and the all the food are fresh and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

What can i say about this beautifull hotel!! The rooms was very clean and tidy.. The girls that was cleaning was very polite and helpfull...The hotel is near the beach and the center of Matala...The food in the hotel was very tasty...But the most amazing was the bar in the lobby , we had so much fun there with Michalis... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Lovely cool environment, pool, small bar. Well within walking distance of town and beach. Rooms spotless and quite large with good-sized balcony. Breakfast was included and it was really good - eggs, cereals etc. Staff were friendly and helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We are happy we decided this hotel!!! Nice staff, very good taste of food, nice and clean rooms and perfect services on the bar. Because barman Michalis was the best!! Everybody had a lot of fun and Miši knows how to prepare amazing drinks. Thanks a lot to hotel Matala Bay, we can´t wait when we come again!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We come here together 4 girls. It was maybe our best holidays ever. The hotel was amazing. Food was great. Rooms were beautiful and clean. We had lot of fun with stuff in hotel. The best were the nights in the Bar in reception, where is bartender Michalis. He is very friendly and very funny . We like also other... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Matala Bay Hotel

Address: Matala, Matala, Crete 702 00, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Matala
Price Range: $45 - $297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Matala Bay Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 55
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