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Youth Hostel Plakias

  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“uli”(13 reviews)
“beaches”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Stayed here again for most of May and had a great time as usual. It's great to have people of all ages and of all different backgrounds coming together to have fun in this part of Crete. There's usually a BBQ once a week where...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

wonderful folk here and exceeds expectations for hostels. close to beach, mountains and with helpful notices for walks and 'things to do' in the main area. Comfortable seating and kitchen area with patios, sunbathing spots and excellent washroom facilities. Ulli was a charming man and...More

5  Thank AndrewW1984
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This hostel was such a joy to stay in. As a solo traveller you felt immediately at home and part of a community. Uli was a perfect host and took us out for dinner and for a truly incredible river walk. I came to Plakias...More

7  Thank Antonia G
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Just the best youth hostel I ever visited, we had so much fun! The owner ist very nice und helpful, the ambience ist great. The garden ist beautiful, the washrooms are very clean. There are hammocks, guitars and board games. We met great people there!

4  Thank Alice D
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I want to go back! Super sweet little hostel with a really social vibe and a lot of great people. Walking distance from tons of beaches, and there's always groups leaving for various hikes and explorations. The highlight is definitely the welcoming, social atmosphere-- it...More

6  Thank marisnyhart
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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US$36 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$36 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Any are lovely but there is a female only dorm if you wish"
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"Take the one with the most attractive people in it."
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"Ups...no fitnesscenter - but who needs that when you can just take a walk up to Myrthios ;-)"
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"There are only 8 bed dorms."
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