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    Despo

    Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
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    • Excellent25%
    • Very good36%
    • Average20%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
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    “busy road” (40 reviews)
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 540 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    People are funny, aren't they! We booked our TREMENDOUS eleven night holiday at the Despo Hotel after reading many reviews (many people appear to choose a holiday without even reading a handful??) and our expectations were hugely exceeded thanks to the dedication and professionalism of...More

    3  Thank Nadine H
    Reviewed 26 October 2017

    Hi well I'd firstly like to say this hotel is very well maintained clean the staff were very polite the food was very nice and served by the chef which was a lovely guy. I loved every minute of my time there also handy tip...More

    3  Thank Alison H
    Reviewed 21 October 2017

    I find it so sad that there are some people who seem professional complainers. When we checked into the Despo hotel, the couple before us who had just checked in came back, butted into our conversation, and immediately complained about the room. All week they...More

    3  Thank John_UK_1954
    Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

    Recently returned from despo and we had a lovely week there! Definately a holiday to remember. The food was some of the best Greek food I have ever eaten, as someone who normally doesn't eat pork I was apprehensive, however I tried it and it...More

    1  Thank Louise B
    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two weeks from the end of September to mid October and overall we enjoyed our stay. Service/food & drink The service received from the staff was good and they are all very friendly. The food was good and bad, breakfast was...More

    1  Thank Sophiereid
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$39 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #13 Family Hotel in Kato Gouves
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 73
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    • Location
    • Greece >
    • Crete >
    • Heraklion Prefecture >
    • Gouves >
    • Kato Gouves
    • Also Known As
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    • Despo Hotel Crete ,
    • Hotel Despo ,
    • Despo Kato Gouves, Crete, Greece
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    weelisa204
    15 November 2017|
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    Response from Nadine H | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Weelisa (love the name!) Transfer time depends on which mode of transfer you take. Taxi will take about fifteen to twenty mins, public bus (coach) leave the airport very regularly and stop five mins from the hotel - just... More
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    11 October 2017|
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    Response from Pam L | Reviewed this property |
    No, there aren’t any organised activities. Only things are a table tennis table and pool table in addition to the pool
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    Heidi H
    30 September 2017|
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    Response from madpaul | Reviewed this property |
    As previously said they do not provide beach towels. We just brought cheap thin ones with us and left them.
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