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    Grand Bay Beach Resort

    Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 73006, Greece
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    5/10/2017 6/10/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good26%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “junior suite” (16 reviews)
    “sea view” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 21 October 2014

    We stayed for 10 nights and were looking for quite, relaxing, beach holidays - we definitely found that at Grand Bay! Very nice location directly at the beach, where one can swim, read & enjoy the sourroundings and relax. Our Room was a Garden View...More

    3  Thank Deborah D
    Response from GiannoulisHotels, Γενικός Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach ResortResponded 25 November 2014

    Dear Deborah D, Thank you very much for your lovely review and for all of your kind words about our served food and for our staff. The satisfaction of our guest is the first priority of the management and the staff of our resort. We...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2014

    Just back from Grand Bay beach resort after 2 weeks initial reaction was mixed after being upgraded for 1 night and then having to move the next day,this appears to be a regular occurance as they only have 70 rooms and shuffle people around a...More

    2  Thank pete R
    Response from GiannoulisHotels, Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach ResortResponded 11 October 2014

    Dear pete R, Thank you very much for your review. Firstly we would like to apologize for the one night reallocation of the room type that you booked and to inform that we are not accustomed to shuffle our guests as you noticed. Secondly, we...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2014

    We, a family of 5, stayed in Grand Bay Resort from 20th til 27th August. Overall, it’s a nice quiet location with good facilities. We particularly enjoyed the size of this hotel, with only 70 rooms it’s not a big mastodon hotel with a lot...More

    Thank N D
    Response from GiannoulisHotels, Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach ResortResponded 8 October 2014

    Dear N D, Thank you very much for taking this time to review our hotel and for the very goos scoring! It has been a pleasure to read that in general you have enjoyed our resort and that you will consider to come back when...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2014

    Stayed at the Grand beach resort for 1 week at start of September, holiday didn't get off to a great start, when we arrived we was told that our room was not available and we had to be changed to a different hotel for the...More

    1  Thank Lee S
    Response from GiannoulisHotels, Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach ResortResponded 12 September 2014

    Dear Lee S, Thank you very much for taking time to review us on tripadvisor. Firstly, we would like to apologize for the one night reallocation and for any inconvenience this reallocation caused to you. Our all-inclusive program is clear and we are always giving...More

    Reviewed 1 September 2014

    My husband and I had reserved a room to stay here for our honeymoon. For circumstances that were beyond the hotels control, our room ended up not being available when we arrived. However, they made arrangements for us to stay at their sister hotel down...More

    1  Thank Bri B
    Response from GiannoulisHotels, Διευθυντής at Grand Bay Beach ResortResponded 12 September 2014

    Dear Bri B, Thank you very much for all of your kind reviews and for your excellent scoring. As you already notice the first priority of our hotels group is the satisfaction of our guests in any situation we face. We really appreciate your cooperation...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$93 - US$360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Kolymbari
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Kolymbari
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Kolymbari
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    • Location
    • Greece >
    • Crete >
    • Chania Prefecture >
    • Platanias >
    • Kolymbari
    • Also Known As
    • Grand Bay Beach Hotel Chania Town ,
    • Grand Bay Beach Resort Crete/Kolymbari, Chania
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    Traveller (508)
    Room & Suite (165)
    Pool & Beach (162)
    Dining (63)
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    danimilligan
    20 September 2017|
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    Response from terrydeering82 | Reviewed this property |
    There is no central bus station in Kolymbari, as it is a small village. However there is a bus stop at the entrance to the hotel and the buses run every 30 minutes. Advice on bus timings can be given at reception. There is... More
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    Lornz2306
    18 August 2017|
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    Response from Mugsy M | Reviewed this property |
    When we were there there was entertainment every evening, and a short walk away, along the beach, there is a bar with live bands. Hope this is helpful
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    Simona0800
    17 July 2017|
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    Response from jacques g | Reviewed this property |
    there is a boat going to Balos (a big ferry carrying 500 people - price 20 €) and a small boat which is much better -price 10 € for the day). Book with a local because the total price :bus+small boat+snack is 19 € for the... More
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    "The Junior Sea View Suite"
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    "Jr. front suite with sea view"
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    "The garden view room which I think is the cheapest is spacious and quiet"
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    "Junior suite sea view were excellent. Large and very clean, private pool shared by only a few rooms."
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