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GDM Megaron Hotel

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Built in 1925 and classified as a historical building the GDM Megaron luxury hotel is located in the heart of Heraklion overlooking the harbor within walking distance of all the major sights of the city. The great architectural design and interior decoration together with the warm - welcoming atmosphere and the high standard of services provided will satisfy even the most demanding guest. Accommodation The 58 tastefully decorated rooms feature the latest facilities such as ISDN private telephone line with voice mail, extra private telephone line for facsimile use, Satellite TV ADSL internet access ,Wi fi free , safe, mini bar , tea & coffee facilities, soundproof windows, air conditioning all around the clock, sprinklers and smoke detectors. The bathrooms are equipped with telephone, hairdryer, slippers, bathrobes and luxury toiletries. Additional amenities, such as TV in bathroom and Jacuzzi, are provided in the V.I.P. Rooms, as well as the Presidential Suites which are designed specifically with your needs in mind. Dining The "Plaza Café" a casual all day, all purpose indoor café ideal for breakfast, lunch, dinner or just a coffee overlooking the old harbour. "The Living Room" lounge and bar is the ideal setting for a quiet aperitif in between the hotel's two atriums providing also a TV corner and a library. "The Megaron 5th" Bar Restaurant is located on the top floor with the city's most stunning views of the old harbour. It provides a unique combination of an excellent location, lounge music and superb Cretan Mediterranean cuisine with dishes and specialities prepared by the hotel's Chef. Outdoor dining is available during the summer on the roof top. Recreational Facilities The Health Club on the 4th floor, exclusively for hotel guests is equipped with a variety of fitness equipment as well as a steam bath, a Jacuzzi, a massage table and a sauna with colour and music therapy. The sun beds and umbrellas by the swimming pool area on the roof are perfect for relaxing after a busy day. Hospitality Services The GDM Megaron staff is at our guests' service around the clock, providing twice-daily maid service, room service and courteous concierge assistance. Well equipped meeting rooms are the ideal venue for meetings whether it is a seminar, a cocktail reception, a gala dinner or even an exhibition. Also at our guests' disposal, there are tennis and golf arrangements, non smoking rooms, handicap rooms, medical service, secretarial services, limousine service, car rental and baby sitting, available upon request.
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Breakfast included
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331Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
73Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is an elegant, quiet hotel walking distance to major sites in Heraklion. The property is one of the best in the city and we enjoyed every second of our stay over there. Overall we really liked the hotel and would definitely stay again.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The hotel was clean, tidy and nicely decorated. The staff were really helpful and pleasant. The room was spotless and the bed extremely comfortable. Brilliant location. Buses stop outside hotel! The food and view at the 5th Floor is amazing. We will go back sometime!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this hotel. The location is great. We arrived from Santorini by ferry at around 7pm and since this hotel is just about 10-15 mins walking distance, we still manage to have a nice dinner after checking in. Our hotel room is on the...More

Thank Eliza T
Response from megaron, Guest Relations Manager at GDM Megaron HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Eliza T, thank you very much for taking the time to write your review. We are very glad that you found everything to your satisfaction and that you enjoyed the unique view to the Venetian Fortress in the old harbor of Heraklion. Our hotel,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All these people who have written 5-star reviews are telling the truth! The staff are amazing -- friendly and helpful without being obsequious. The breakfast buffet is so full of good things that I didn't need lunch. The room, of course, was spacious and quiet....More

Thank Jim B
Response from megaron, Guest Relations Manager at GDM Megaron HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jim B reviews such as yours are the biggest reward we can receive and the motivation to keep striving to provide excellent services! Thank you so much for recommending our hotel and for your kinds words towards our staff & the breakfast buffet. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was everything we had imagined it would be and then some. The view from our room was perfect. The staff were all so helpful from check in to check out. They arranged a last minute cab to the port for us, got us...More

Thank jessbb
Response from megaron, Guest Relations Manager at GDM Megaron HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear jessbb, thank you so much for your kind words and for choosing to stay at the GDM Megaron Hotel! It gives us great pleasure to know that you were satisfied by the room and the view of our hotel, our carefully selected breakfast and...More

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27 July 2018|
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Response from megaron | Property representative |
Dear jessb, We have an exterior partner for laundry service, but of ofcourse we can direct you also to a laundry in town if you wish. For any further information we are always at your disposal. Kind regards The GDM Megaron... More
Mike M
18 July 2018|
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Response from megaron | Property representative |
Greetings from sunny Crete! We can provide you with a power adapter and also we have to all our rooms a usb plug. Looking forward to welcome you to our premises See you soon The GDM Megaron team
23 April 2018|
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Response from megaron | Property representative |
Hello from the GDM Megaron Hotel. Of course we provide an iron upon request to all our guests. Best Regards
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"Harbor side rooms are the quietest (and also the most expensive)."
3 weeks ago
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"Harbor side rooms provide a wonderful view, but somewhat noisy from street traffic"
4 weeks ago
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"Get a corner room facing the harbor if possible."
6 Oct 2018
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"Sea view is good"
1 Oct 2018
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US$91 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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