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    Country Hotel Velani

    46 Velani | P.O. Box 46, Avdou, Crete 700 05, Greece
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    1 - 5 of 62 reviews

    Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

    The velani country club is a great hotel : the service is perfect, the chambers and the view are great! Just be aware the road to up up there is not the easiest one, but it worth it! We enjoy the pool and we were...More

    Thank coslobaitos
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    This is an incredible place with breathtaking views! This is our 3rd trip to Crete, and Velani is definitely a do-over! We will be staying here again during out next trip. The rooms are tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The gardens and pool were carefully...More

    1  Thank LJaws19
    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    In the village Avdou you choose a small bumpy road into the hills and after 5-10 minutes you'll arrive in this little paradise! Sabine & Manolis are the best hosts you can whish for! And the staff is very friendly, like Nikos the waiter with...More

    Thank TrietsChand
    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    Our 'occasion' was a riding holiday at the attached Odysseia stables (see separate review) but the hotel deserves a separate mention as it is a place I would want to stay in if I was touring Crete by car looking at the sites/sights (both are...More

    Thank Thoughtful100
    Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

    This place is amazing. I came here to ride on the in guided-lassithi-trek. Due to weather we had to adjust the trip but they couldn't have been more accommodating. The country hotel is stunning but it is the hospitality that will keep you smiling. If...More

    Thank Alison F
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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$68 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Heraklion Prefecture >
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    ioannou007
    3 September 2016|
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    Response from ChrisAtech | Reviewed this property |
    We were never there in summer so I usually exchanged my hiking shorts for jeans. Evenings in April/May and September/October can get a little cool. Also the view from the terrace is so romantic that it's a shame not to dine... More
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    6 July 2015|
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    Response from Sabine R | Property representative |
    October is wonderfull weather for the horse riding. Not to hot but mostly nice sunny days. Rainy days can occur and beach day can occur. In the evenings it cools down.
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    Tiffany C
    1 April 2015|
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    Response from Sabine R | Property representative |
    Hello Tiffany, For more information on the horse riding have a look at HorseRiding.gr. They offer trekking, horse riding holidays, day and 2 hour rides as well as lessons for all levels.
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    "All the rooms have great views."
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    "consider that rooms are spread out and might be 200 meters or so from car."
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    "We stayed in the family room which has two rooms and was perfect for our requirements."
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    "The upper level rooms have a better view over the valley but the lower rooms have more comfortable terraces."
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