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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is brilliant. The food is perfect but the breakfast is the best I have ever eat. There are too many sunbeds to enjoy the pool and the sun. We enjoy our holidays. Many thanks to all the staff!

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Portsmouth UK
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

We have just stayed 10nights at the Hotel. Overall, we have been very happy here. Reading some of the more negative reviews gave us some reservations, and yes, if you compare this 5* hotel to one in Dubai, or Hong Kong, then you may Ben disappointed. But for a Mediterranean 5*Hotel, it was very comfortable. Stayed in better, but also... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We are currently staying at this lovely hotel . unfortunate to be going home on Friday 14th Oct . we have had a fantastic time felt so welcome . such a lovely place . we first came 2 years ago and got engaged . came back for honeymoon 2 weeks ago and even got room directly next to original one... More 

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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Pictures say a thousand words Far from 5 star. Stayed in several platinum Thomson hotels and this wasn't the same standard, or the room wasn't... I complained straight away and was told the hotel was full. However a suite was available at €600 - €100 per night. My initial complaint was about the room size. However returning to my room... More 

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Minoa_Palace_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Minoa Palace Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest We wish to express our heartfelt thanks for your preference in Minoa Palace Resort, and also for the time you took to send us your detailed review. We were glad to read that you have overall enjoyed our services and facilities and we particularly thank you for highlighting our staff’s friendliness, hotel facilities and high food quality. However,... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Hotel situates right in front of the beach (at least half of the hotel). If you get the room facing the sea, you will get an excellent view. They also have two buildings which provide enough rooms. There are two pools on each side, and a lot of beach front benches. However, the hotel lacks some details. For example, there... More 

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Minoa_Palace_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Minoa Palace Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for having chosen Minoa Palace Resort for your vacation in Chania and for the time you took to send us your candid review. We were very pleased to read your nice comments, since providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service, has always been our mission. We do regret however, the fact... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

The Minoa Palace resort is located on, and across, the main street at the western edge of the small town of Platanias which is about 1/2 hour from Chania airport by taxi. It is of modern construction and incorporates three restaurants; a taverna and a kafenion. Our room was sizeable incorporating a sofa and occasional table as well as the... More 

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

If you need to get away, love Greece and want a 5star stay by the sea, Minoa Palace is the place. Excellent service all the way from management to housekeeping. An extra plus to the beach guy, big smile, great service and a tidy beach. Why not five? small remark but still something that leaves room for improvement. We did... More 

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

We booked this Hotel with Thomson`s with a little bit of trepidation because I did not wish to feel uncomfortable in a 5 star establishment. What we found was a lovely Hotel with wonderful staff who made us very welcome. We had a Bungalow (top floor) with a Garden View and Terrace which was located at the rear of the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

A wonderful and friendly high market resort near Chania. I loved every minute there. The five or six swimming pools are large, clean and nice to swim at. The atmosphere is relaxed yet respectful. The room was larger that I'm used to, with all the spoiling amenities one can only dream about. I stayed at a garden facing room on... More 

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We had lovely holiday in September. The hotel well deserves its 5 star rating. The hotel and its grounds were spotlessly clean and the staff could not do too much for us. The food was of the highest quality and the different themes in the evenings were very good and interesting. I have to mention that the welcoming ladies in... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Minoa Palace Resort & Spa hotel offers majestic views of its surrounding countryside and the White Mountains. To the north, the hotel enjoys panoramic views of the endless beach of Platanias with the shimmering sapphire blue Aegean beyond. With the extension of the hotel in 2008, guests have immediate access to the beach, over the aerial bridge, connecting the two hotel's sections. The luxury and comfort, combined with the attention to detail and the relaxed atmosphere, provide a holiday to remember for a lifetime! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Minoa Palace Resort & Spa

Address: Platanias, Chania, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Platanias
Price Range: RM498 - RM1,285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Minoa Palace Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 254
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Also Known As:
Minoa Palace Resort And Spa
Minoa Palace Platanias
Minoa Palace Hotel Platanias
Minoa Palace Resort & Spa Platanias, Crete
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Platanias
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Platanias
#1 Spa Hotel in Platanias
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Platanias
#4 Romantic Hotel in Platanias
#4 Family Hotel in Platanias
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“You can ask for cappucinos, Lattes etc.. at Breakfast for no extra charge”
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“Choose either a mountain view or sea view specifically according to our personal preference.”
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“My garden room on the ground floor was spacious, extremely comfortable, very quiet and not too expensive (Euro 115 incl breakfast)”
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“Rooms in the Imperial Wing are excellent.”
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“Take room from the beach side part of the hotel”
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