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Conwy, Wales
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We stayed for 2 nights in Athina Villas. We had the 2 bedroom apartment which is huge with a big terrace overlooking Spinalonga Island which is well worth the short boat trip from the pier a couple of minutes down the road. Very clean and well equipped. Manolis, the owner, is so friendly and helpful. He also has a coffee...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We had a nice 10 days long holiday in Plaka and Athina villas. Apartments are very clean, air conditioning and Wi-Fi works well. Location is also excellent. Owner Manolis is very friendly,helpfull and a great host. We will deffenetly come back here. Tiina and Ari from Finland

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I was at Elounda for a few days to attend my friend's wedding, and came across the positive feedback on Athina Villas onTripadvisor. The villa, located in Plaka, is also conveniently located not far from the wedding venue, and so we promptly decided to stay here. As praised by all reviewers, the host, Manolis, made our stay a very enjoyable...

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Vaasa, Finland
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Thank you Manolis, What more i can say, thank you so much. You call so many times to airport asking our missing baggage, after 3 days we are lucky, we got them. Athina Villas, nice place stay, nice view to Spinalonga, what more you need? Manolis I hope everything good to you. Mr. Ari

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2016

I stayed here for 3 nights with my wife and a couple of friends we found the studios to be comfortable and clean in a perfect position with a bit of a view of Spinalonga Island from our room. Manolis the owner was very helpful and friendly he couldn't do enough for us as a welcome present we received a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I have just returned back to the UK after spending 3 nights, 4 days at the brilliant Athina Villas where I stayed in Villa 1. Athina Villas was the perfect base for the wedding I was photographing, the villa's are will equipped with everything you could possibly need including free wifi. The bed was really comfortable, the kitchen was great...

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Crete, Greece
Reviewed 22 April 2015

We have been through some stress lately and were looking for a nice, chilled place to relax and enjoy the real Greece. After reading the reviews, we booked a 2 bedroom apartment at Athina Villas. BEST decision!!! When we booked the owner, Manolis, sent us an email thanking us! So cool!! When we arrived, he was outside and gave us...

2Thank Greekstile
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

We had a wonderful time staying at Athina villas. We were met by a smiling Manoli, who waited quite late for us to arrive. The apartment was very spacious, had a lovely view of Spinalonga from the huge balcony and was in a lovely spot. It was far enough from the resorts in Elounda to make it peaceful and one...

1Thank Gabrielle_Pitman
Yorkshire, UK
Reviewed 29 September 2014

I am in full agreement with all the positive comments on Athina Villas. My wife and I stayed for three nights in May and it would have been good to stay much longer. The rooms are clean, comfortable and a reasonable size and, for those with a car, parking is free. Plaka is a small, quiet village and is ideally...

1Thank DavidT1
Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 September 2014

We went to Athina Villas on our honeymoon. We were warmly welcomed by the manager. Plakka is a quiet town with a great beach. It's also great for a little snorkling. From Plakka, there are many beaches, archaological sites and towns to be explored. We had a great week! Thanks Emanuelis!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated only 100 meters away from Plaka's beach,exactly across the main port going to Spinalonga island, Athina Villas offer accommodation with well-equipped kitchenette and free Wi-Fi throughout. Within a few meters, guests can reach a mini market, bars, taverns and a bus stop.Athina Villas have a balcony, some enjoying views to the Cretan Sea and the island of Spinalonga. Each unit has a dining area, where guests can enjoy their meal. Other facilities include a TV, air conditioning and safe.The seaside town of Agios Nikolaos is 10 km away, while the popular resort of Elounda is at 5 km. Athina offers 24-hour reception service and free parking nearby.Open from April to October ... more   less 

Additional Information about Athina Villas

Address: Plaka Elounda, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Lasithi Prefecture > Elounda
Price Range: RM196 - RM325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Athina Villas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“2 bed apt for best Spinalonga view”
 of 5 bubbles yerominas, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles GavinConlan, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“These apartments are so affordable, splurge for the 2 bedroom apartment with the Cretan Sea view, if possible.”
  • Our balcony view
  • Romantic bedroom
  • Living room areas, roomy, airy, spotlessly clean
 of 5 bubbles Greekstile, 22 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Upstairs, for the view.”
 of 5 bubbles annejam, 12 Nov 2012 | Read review
“We had the ground floor front apartment. If you prefer total privacy, would request the upper floor perhaps.”
 of 5 bubbles jonroy, 3 Oct 2012 | Read review
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