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Paphos, Cyprus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely old boutique hotel in the old town part of Chania. Sister hotel to the Belmondo which we have stayed in before. Our room was not as big as in the Belmondo, but it was more than adequate for just a two night stay. Breakfast was OK, but choice for us Brits was a bit limited. Sadly, no boiled eggs,...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

The staff are very welcoming and the lady that does the breakfast never stops, cleaning all the rooms too. We asked for a room with a bath as I am a little closterphobic and cannot do showers... The bath was a sit up and beg bath but that was fine, the problem was NO BATH PLUG which we advised them...

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george l, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Porto del Colombo Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for taking time to write your comments regarding your staying at Porto del Colombo. We feel sorry for your inconveniences during your stay but we can ensure you that we are in continuous efforts to improve the general experience for all our clients. Best Regards, The Management

Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful hotel with nice style as its history. Spectacular view if you ask for the top rooms! The hotel is some steps away from the port! Breakfast was fresh and delicious and the staff was very pleasant and helpfull. We will defenitely come back soon! Thank you for everything. You really make us feel like home!

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george l, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Porto del Colombo Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your time to rate us and leave your kind comments, while sharing your experience regarding your stay at Porto del Colombo. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay here and hope to see you again. Sincerely, The Management

Frederick, Maryland
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I had a very pleasant stay at this charming hotel; great value for the money. Easy walking distance to everything I wanted to see/needed (like the bus station). And the customer service is fantastic. I only wish I had taken down the names of the women at the front desk; couldn't have been more helpful in getting me information to...

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george l, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Porto del Colombo Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Porto del Colombo hotel for your vacation. We are glad that you fully enjoyed your stay here. We will be happy to see you again at our hotel. Best Regards, The Management

New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 October 2016

My wife and I stayed at The Porto del Colombo Hotel in the late 90s. Back then there was little in terms of online hotel advice. We simply took a travel book from the library and called this place from a pay phone in Athens. We hadn't made any plans where to stay in Chania, and the Frommer’s or Fodor’s...

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New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Stylish hotel with alot of history..very friendly and welcoming staff...great location to everything ....breakfast room was lovely atmosphere and too much yummy food!....very good wi fi and comfortable beds...Hi Renaa!! Xexe

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Great value in old town. Original building. Very friendly service. Cafe, gift shops and restaurants all at your doorstep but not noisy at night. 2 min walk to harbour. We will come again and wished we had more time here.

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

From the moment I was welcomed by the lovely reception Rena .. To the continued service of all the staff this hotel offers I can highly recommend it. It's a charming hotel, with large rooms beautifully decorated. Perfect location only a few steps to amazing views of the Old Port & all the cafes & dining & shops to enjoy....

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 June 2016

What could be more romantic ? Located in old town Chania, steps from the harbor. This 700 year old building houses a gem of a boutique hotel. The location is amazing, the beds comfortable and the room, although a little small was perfect. Roula and Athena where prefect hosts, providing us with good dining recommendations in local restaurants and even...

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Crete, Greece
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Perfect location, historical building with character, friendly staff, comfortable rooms, good breakfast. Great value for the rate. Certainly recommended for couples or singles. No lift for higher floors, in case one is not fit. Great choice for low-mid budget in the magical old town of Chania.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Hotel, an imposing, tall, 600 year old building, has gathered a rich history over the passing of the centuries. During the days of Turkish Rule, the building housed members of high ranking Turkish military who made many changes to the buildings architecture - even built a Hamam.In the garden and next to that, a room to secure their slaves (where you can still see the metallic rings nailed to the walls). In the beginning of the 19th Century, the building was used as a French embassy and later was inhabited by the great Greek political figure, Eleftherios Venizelos, who also used it as his political offices until his move to Athens, when he took power as Prime Minister of Greece. The Hotel has 10 beautiful rooms - the 2 of which are maisonettes - fully restored and traditionally decorated to provide our guests with an especially warm and welcome feeling. All rooms have modern conveniences (WC, telephone, TV, mini-bar, air-conditioning and Central Heating in winter) ensuring our guests have a comfortable and enjoyable stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porto del Colombo Hotel

Address: Theofanous & Moshon Streets, Chania Town, Crete 73110, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Chania Town
Price Range: €45 - €109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Porto del Colombo Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Porto Del Colombo Hotel Crete/Chania
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#11 Luxury Hotel in Chania Town
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