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Elia Traditional Guesthouse

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About
A 200-year farmhouse steeped in history and surrounded by tropical gardens and olive groves, now restored into a traditional 9-room hotel with Spa facilities. With room accommodating from 2-5 persons and a separate self-catering villa 3 bedrooms and two bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen and spacious living room with amazing sea views.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Suites
Family Rooms
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Hidden Gems - Rules-Based
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Souda Airport33 km
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Reviews (113)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 4 nights, and we spend almost half of each day either at the pool or our small private terrace. The staff is very helpfull and have a lot of knowledge about the area. We had dinner all 4 nights to a very reasonable...More

Thank Nutcity
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful quite peaceful and friendly hotel. It was like having your own private villa, hardly anyone was ever by the pool. Breakfast is a wonderful affair and evening dinner so tasty, we stayed 4 times whilst here. Great location to explore the West....More

Thank archiebold
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Way off the beaten track and set high amongst the hills in Western Crete is Elia Hotel. Gorgeous setting and beautiful gardens, very comfortable rooms and most helpful staff. Run by a Brit, Jo, who has plenty of useful advice. Lovely food and friendly cats!

Thank VICKI C
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We had a wonderful time at the Hotel Elia. It was everything we wanted, peaceful & relaxing. The staff were friendly & all gave excellent service. Although the treatments were not available all the time, Aida, was very good & very knowledgeable - a great...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

If you want a quiet peaceful place then this is for you. The rooms are spacious and the beds very comfortable. Meals are taken in the garden or on the terrace overlooking the countryside and views to the sea. The food is simple, plentiful and...More

Thank LeedsUKDilys
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Rainbow1956
6 June 2018|
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Response from Eliaspa | Property representative |
Hi, We are Elia Traditional Hotel & Spa but we do have a gorgeous pool, just drop us a line to our email address of and we can communicate by email, We look forward to hearing from you, best wishes Jo
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dina w
17 March 2016|
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Response from Roger13 | Reviewed this property |
Drive time from Chania airport is around 40 minutes.
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Room Tips
"I think all rooms are great and have their own personality"
Nutcity
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for a room with a southerly aspect so that its terrace gets the sun in the afternoon."
susanwZ6118UP
29 Apr 2018
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"1st floor with balcony."
JonV19
13 Aug 2017
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"I think all are good. I'm sure the ones with the terraces are really amazing."
Salpalm
26 Apr 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$113 - US$1,037 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
elia hotel kolymbarielia hotel and spaelia hotel chaniaelia spa chania
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Elia Hotel & Spa
LOCATION
GreeceCreteChania PrefecturePlataniasKolymbari
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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