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Heraklion Youth Hostel

79 reviews
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Room & Suite (22)
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good18%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible33%
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“true greek”(2 reviews)
“minute walk”(2 reviews)
“city centre”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

My stay was lovely here. I stayed for 2 weeks in April 2017 as I was having 10 days of one to one Greek language lessons with the owners daughter Rita. I had never had lessons in Greek before - she was very good, very...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

i loved that this hostel had a dorm for women, it attracted a great bunch of female travellers. The owner runs this place for 25 years or more. what an amazing hard-working lady. She lives downstairs. It has an outdoor kitchen. In the summer she...More

Thank RavinKraut
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This Youth Hostel is a must when visiting Greece. The rooms are very generously priced at 15euros for shared room, or an extra 10 for private. It is ideally situated. No more than 5 minutes to the nearest bars, restaurants, and shops. The staff are...More

Thank Maxi M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The place is centrally located and easy to find. The general facilities are as for a hostel with dorms and bunk beds but it is really Irini, the hostel mother, who makes the place special. We stayed for nearly a week and ended up with...More

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 21 June 2017

An Ideal hostel when you're straight off the plane or ferry. It's right in the heart of the city and easy to find. I t's surrounded by everything you need. It's a great base for exploring Crete. The family who run it are helpful. It's...More

Thank David S
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Price range
US$29 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$29 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"female dorm with balcony"
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"The outdoor roof bunks are a must, specially in the hot summer months."
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"Consider staying on the roof!"
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"For sure if you are a bit spartan you have to choose the terrasse beds!"
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