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Sofia Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good59%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a night after arriving in Heraklion. Great location (we walked from the airport) and friendly staff. Clean, comfortable, and tasty breakfast. Can be a bit noisy, especially if you have noisy neighbours, however we would definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 16 April 2016

Great & friendly staff, clean rooms. Close to airport, 10 min. To center ,Delicious breakfasts, peace and quiet, I recommend highly. The front desk lady smile reward you all the inconvenience :-) Taxi for 4 Euro from the hotel to the center, on-site parking. Thank...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2016

Yep they have said it all again...close to aero...without luggage only a 15 minute walk,even in the rain not too bad.V friendly staff, v clean,proper bathroom with shower cubicle and v good breakfast even at 5.am. OOOOnly drawbacks,rock hard mattresses again and air/conditioning/heating thrumming all...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Our flight got into Heraklion airport at 2.30am. Just one hour later we were already tucked into bed at the Sofia hotel! Great location for late night / early morning flights and a very efficient check-in service too. Very clean, family run hotel with a...More

Thank Elto23
Reviewed 20 October 2015

If you only have one night in Heraklion, this is the place to stay. VERY welcoming staff with big smiles on their faces! Provided us with a map and instructions on how to get to the city centre and harbour. Room was spacious and clean....More

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Pool
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Concierge
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Outdoor pool
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US$64 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#13 Family Hotel in Heraklion
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$64 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Family Hotel in Heraklion
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Claire S
11 February 2018|
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sabah s
16 September 2016|
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Response from MichaelJC747 | Reviewed this property |
The ancient site of Knossos is well worth a visit and can be accessed from the main bus station by local bus, there are also museums, galleries and old churches that are worth a visit. The town centre of Heraklion is packed... More
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jessicaanne123
12 July 2016|
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Response from cas j | Reviewed this property |
You can get a taxi,cost ten euros.we did consider walking,but with a heavy case,decided against it.
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"rooms facing away from the airport"
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"Room 220 is large has a balcony (good for drying clothes) and faces in the opposite direction to the airport."
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"All rooms are pretty well sound-proofed, despite what some here may say, unless of course they have a..."
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"Rooms to the South, as the airplanes pass North"
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