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Acropolis Apartments
Ranked #62 of 172 Hotels in Hersonissos
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Reviewed October 4, 2013

what can we say! Myros, Vicky, Maria, and Hara made us so welcome..all the staff work so hard to please their customers and accommodate them on their stay..always helpful and pleasant...and their sense of humour is brilliant! as for the rooms they are excellent..large 1 bedroomed apartments...never stayed in anything so big in Greece before and we have been going for years! all you could need were there for self catering..I must say some people were dissapointed in their rooms, but I think these were the rooms allocated to Olympic..Myros is doing his best to refurbish all the rooms to the same standard as ours was but if people are not happy he will move you! The hotel itself no longer has a restaurant on site..it has moved to the sea front and serves excellent value meals..every where was kept clean, towels and sheets changed regularly..we don't usually go back to the same place(there are soooo many places to visit in Greece) but we might make an exception in this case! Valerie and Jeff Blackburn

Room Tip: we were on the ground floor at the back..006,,the only problem we had was the kittens coming in the...
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  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 11, 2013

We arrived late in the evening and was given a room at the front on the hotel, which turned out to be a little noisy for us, we spoke to Milos and the following morning we were able to move into a lovely large family room at the back of the hotel overlooking the pool area. The staff are helpful and very pleasant and hospitality was impeccable. We went on a half board basis and found it was excellent value for money, having breakfast in the hotel and then having our evening meal at the Acropolis restaurant which was situated on the beach front 10 mins walk away the staff there were very nice. The apartment was spacious and clean, the cleaners came in every day and spruced up the place. The pool area is lovely and clean and well maintained. Thank you to Milos and staff for a lovely holiday.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 31, 2013

Basic apartments at an affordable price situated within easy walking distance of the beach and the town center. The real gems of this place are the staff. From the manager, the waitress, through to the night porter, all are very friendly and helpful. Arrived at 3:00 am and the following day we determined we needed a room that was a little quieter. This was arranged within the hour. For two people the apartments provide plenty of space and you can cook or make use of the restaurant at the apartments, or the many restaurants in town. The tavern area gives the place a real local flavor.
The staff here give the place a family feeling and present a typical picture of the very best of Greek hospitality.

Room Tip: Rooms at the back are quieter and cooler in the hot summer months
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  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled as a couple
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3  Thank DavidJHopcroft
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Reviewed July 1, 2013

Really nice place to stay central for everything and great service from Miros, Cara and Maria.
A little bit noisy as at the front of a busy road but all in all a good place to stay.
5 minutes from the beach and all the bars and restaurants.

Thanks

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 22, 2013

This is my first review on TA and I feel that the Acropolis Apartments merit a 5 for value alone. I have just returned from a week there having gone as a single person booking a couple of days prior to departure. I got an incredible deal via Travel Republic of £84.00 for the week - amazing value - I'm sure will not be as cheap in the high season !

As most people comment, Miros and the team are very welcoming, friendly and helpful. For example I changed my phone settings into Greek by accident after arrival and Miros helped me revert ! They always try to coax some Greek out of you but their English is excellent. Maria who works there is really great too, always time to chat and see what you are up to.

Again as everyone comments, the location for the apartments is excellent. You are only a few minutes walk away from the harbour front, beach and main road shops. I can't think of a better place as a base for exploring the resort. Two highly rated restaurants (Mythos and Vegara) are on the doorstop, two cashpoints within 30 seconds, a supermarket next door (bottle of 2L water for €0.4)and a patisserie across the road which sells mammoth cream cakes for 2 euros :)

The apartments themselves are very large, mine had a double bed (could even have been bigger) in the main bedroom and a single bed in the kitchenette/lounge area. I didn't lift a finger food wise in the apartment but it looked decently equipped with cutlery/crockery etc with a two hob cooker. The bathroom was a decent size too. There is plenty of storage/hanging places, two sofas(these may well have been sofa beds I didn't check), tables etc so absolutely no problem with what was in there.

My only comment was that I wouldn't say mine was recently refurbed, it looked a little tired. New floor tile grouting and bathroom tile grouting/sealing would really lift the apartment in my opinion. The cold tap on the bathroom mixer was split which would benefit from repairing. Also my shower head was faulty, this was reported and fixed the following morning so credit there. There were two small balconies either side but there wasn't really anything to see from them so didn't really use them. There was also a portable TV in the lounge, couldn't find a remote or tune it so that really needn't be there.

Full marks for cleanliness, the maids were in seemingly almost daily cleaning, tidying and emptying the toilet paper bin. I think I got at least three towel changes also which is more than the two advertised.

The pool area is lovely, the pool is simply pristine and a decent size with plenty of loungers. I used it a few days and there was never more than six people around the pool at one time so plenty of room. Only criticism is that both parasol holders had broken stoppers so you couldn't fill them with water so in effect they were next to useless.

The apartments have their own bar and café (with Wi-Fi) open to the public. It's actually a pleasant place to congregate and chat and fine for a coffee or large beer (both €2). Maria would serve peanuts with the beer which was a nice touch. They served snacks also which I didn't get round to trying.

All in all very pleased and would not hesitate to recommend staying here.

Room Tip: This isn't really a place for great views, some apartments overlook the pool area if that's...
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  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled solo
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5  Thank Martin W
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Reviewed June 19, 2013

The Best Visit to Hersonissos we had, Miros and the Staff Were Genuinely Fantastic People to be around, always happy to talk to you and share some time chatting , they made the holiday even better with good advice on places and knowledge. The rooms are spacious and cleaned 7 days a week with fresh towels.
The Bar area is modern with all new internet café, pool table and ps3 for kids.
We would definitely go back as they are creating more Superior rooms for guests and they are very well equipped.
So Thank you Miros from Jamie (Dimitris) and Jan.

Room Tip: Superior and poolside balcony are excellent.
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  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed June 10, 2013

The Acropolis Apartments, a great find for us. Myros & Vicki looked after us so well it really made our holiday. Friendly, helpful & sincere staff. The apartment was recently refurbished to a high standard, very spacious and kept spotlessly clean. There are more than adequate facilities with a very friendly café bar and lovely quiet pool area. Set in a good central location within easy walking distance to the beach, shops & restaurants. We would highly recommend these apartments.

  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Address: 11 Dimokratias, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
Location: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Hersonissos
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Kitchenette Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#6 Best Value Hotel in Hersonissos
#14 Family Hotel in Hersonissos
Price Range: $18 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Acropolis Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 30
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
For many years in a friendly environment we have hosted thousands of visitors. Our pleasant services will be memorable from your holidays in Hersonissos Crete. Acropolis Apartments consists of 30 apartments. With peaceful surroundings you can enjoy the Cretan hospitality. We are located only 150m from the sea and 150m from the town center. In Acropolis Apartments we offer our clients an all inclusive package with meals in our cafe - restaurant which is located right next to the main beach of Hersonissos. In Acropolis complex are also available to use for our clients, an internet café-corner, billiards, PC & TV games, Photo Shop Express and a market shop with souvenirs from Hersonissos and Crete. ... more   less 
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