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    Elia Traditional Guesthouse

    Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
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    • Excellent68%
    • Very good26%
    • Average5%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 15 October 2016

    An upmarket, but not blingy hotel set in the middle of an olive grove well away from all noise etc. Staff wonderful, you feel cosseted, nothing too much trouble. Taki, the wonderful chef prepares a different 3 course meal each night (apart from Mondays when...More

    Thank Phillip S
    Reviewed 25 September 2016

    We loved staying at Elia. The setting is rural and relaxed. The staff is warm and very child-friendly. We enjoyed the pool facilities and the breakfast. We were accommodated in the villa which was great. There was ample space for three generations; we were able...More

    Thank Karen M
    Reviewed 24 September 2016

    We stayed in the Elia Hotel's Villa Elanthi, which is a private 3 bedroom house separate from the main hotel complex. We were very well looked after by the team at Elia - they are very friendly, accommodating and go out of their way to...More

    Thank Mark M
    Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

    This is a fantastic place to relax and unwind. An easy drive from Chania airport to a beautiful, tranquil location in the hills. It captures the magic of Crete with views over the coastal plain, the mountains and olive groves with wonderful sunsets. Local walks,...More

    Thank APH55
    Reviewed 29 July 2016

    We spent 2 weeks touring round western Crete with 5 different places to stay and Elia was our number 1 having spent 2 nights there. Quietly hidden away in the hills with views to the coast it offers so much to savour. Just the 9...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$122 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Greece >
    • Crete >
    • Chania Prefecture >
    • Platanias >
    • Kolymbari
    • Also Known As
    • Elia Hotel Kolymbari ,
    • Elia Hotel And Spa ,
    • Elia Hotel Chania ,
    • Elia Spa Chania ,
    • Elia Traditional Guesthouse Kolymbari, Crete - Chania
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    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    dina w
    18 March 2016|
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    Response from Roger13 | Reviewed this property |
    Drive time from Chania airport is around 40 minutes.
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    Room Tips
    "1st floor with balcony."
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    "I think all are good. I'm sure the ones with the terraces are really amazing."
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    "Hotel rooms are in a nice garden centre.....some are closer to the breakfast area. The villa where we stayed..."
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    "The Villa Elanthi is great for a family"
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