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The Island Hotel

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Pool & Beach (353)
Room & Suite (300)
Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tholos bar”(58 reviews)
“thomson reps”(52 reviews)
“sea view”(161 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Our first time in Crete and we were not disappointed. An outstanding hotel with very friendly and helpful staff. Great food with plenty of choice. Superb amenities in a very peaceful setting. They made our holiday extra special. We liked it so much we are...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Spotlessly clean. Lovely and attentive staff. If you want relaxation and peace this is the right hotel for you. Plenty of pools to choose from and beds always available but if the beach is your thing then you only have to cross the road. Evening...More

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Thank KevinandElaine2013
Reviewed 4 days ago

I stayed for one week in this incredible beautiful hotel and I can clearly say that I won't forget my stay and I will come back. The room is big enough, clean and in a very contemporary and modern style. As for the hotel in...More

1  Thank cassi1207
Reviewed 4 days ago

First of all the hotel infrastructure is splendid. There are many pools, bars lobbys, or places where you can just sit and chill. The beach is very near, but on the other side it could be that because of the large size of the hotel...More

1  Thank Alex L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a lovely 4-day stay at The Island. THE GOOD STUFF: It's child-free - so no screaming kids around the pool or at the buffet! Staff were all polite and professional. Villa with private pool was well-appointed, with a comfy bed and powerful aircon -...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Indoor pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Kato Gouves
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kato Gouves
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kato Gouves
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kato Gouves
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Kato Gouves
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kato Gouves
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kato Gouves
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kato Gouves
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1742)
Pool & Beach (353)
Room & Suite (300)
Dining (110)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Sue T
25 July 2018|
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Response from Brighthooks | Reviewed this property |
We did not use this little train as you can't get on and off at any stops on the way so it's a bit pointless! Best to get one of the local buses from the top of the road past the bakery near to The Rainbow Bar and you can... More
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H0liday_Rep
20 July 2018|
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Response from ernie4144 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can use pool floats in he pools
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1CAJ1
15 July 2018|
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Response from Brighthooks | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of steps and ramps on the complex. However it's very open and well laid out.
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Room Tips
"Choose the best that you can afford and you won't be disappointed. "
foodaholics2014
2 million years ago
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"We had a Sea View and this is something we always request."
KevinandElaine2013
2 million years ago
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"Sea view was great worth the extra."
babsp4hols
2 million years ago
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"IF you have a garden view, I would ask for high floor, otherwise maybe looking out onto trees and bushes "
payres2018
2 million years ago
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