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Balos Beach

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Property amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
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Room features
Suites
Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Quiet
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Getting there
Souda Airport49 km
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Reviews (566)
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All reviews dinner buffet sea view swimming pool beautiful room junior suite an excellent restaurant watch the sunrise the ground floor hotel is great quiet location beautiful scenery high season nice pool welcome drink mins walk away three nights large terrace
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

The hotel is in the far West part of Crete. You MUST have a car to get there and around, it is so worth it! Hotel stuff is amazing, room was newly renovated with kitchenette and amazing view of the bay. There is a restaurant...More

Thank Torontasha
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We booked a superior suite at the Balos Beach Apartments and Rooms months in advance so really had something to look forward to end our trip around the west side of the Amazing island that is Crete and where not! let down. The drive through...More

1  Thank Mcspam
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This beach is reached after about 7km of gravel road. Very busy with lots of cars parked on the side making the road almost a single track. We were unprepared for the 1.5km walk down to the beach. Rocky steps and plenty of stones. Really...More

1  Thank Sunflower_xxx
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

This hotel is clean, basic and our hub to visit other beaches. The location was perfect to visit Balos Beach, Elafonisi Beach and Seitan Linania Beach. We never used the beach at the hotel but my husband swam in the pool in the evenings and...More

3  Thank Alexis L
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We didn’t really get to experience up-close this lovely beach. We drove a rental to the car park, only to find that the last 10-15 km are not paved and therefore it takes more than 30 mins to drive on this last leg of the...More

Thank luciiacob
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Valeria T
5 June 2018|
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Response from anaZaventem | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can swim at this beach. The hotel has some sunbeds on the beach. But the blue lagoon is some kilometers away from the hotel and you need wheels to get there. Another nice beach some kilometers away is falassarna.
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Hedi R
8 February 2018|
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Response from Sarahlou272 | Reviewed this property |
There was no animation in October last year.
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melaum
6 January 2018|
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Response from MarcH584 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what the difference is. We had a very large and comfortable room with a terrace and sea view
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"I believe all rooms have sea view"
Torontasha
2 Oct 2018
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"Rooms on 2nd or 3rd floor have a better seaview."
2fromLJU
1 Aug 2018
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"Great for a family of 5. We were all able to stay together since we had young kids and did not want to..."
tuyens2016
17 Jul 2018
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"We suggest to add small lights in the bed for reading, and towel holders"
alugli236451
2 Jul 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$56 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
balos beach hotel kaliviani
LOCATION
GreeceCreteChania PrefectureKissamosKaliviani
NUMBER OF ROOMS
53
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