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Elia Traditional Guesthouse

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“olive groves”(8 reviews)
“western crete”(6 reviews)
“walking holiday”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

A lovely tranquil setting in the midst of olive groves. A typical guesthouse type accommodation, but very very special. Breakfast can be collected and taken on a tray up to the covered table and chairs overlooking the olive groves and the mountains. A beautify way...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

My husband and I stayed here for 5 nights and Elia was perfect in every way. The room was lovely, spacious and traditional with beautiful furniture. Jo the manager was amazing and very very helpful. Taki, who is (amongst many other things) the chef created...More

Thank LindaT15
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I hesitate to write this review as it may result in Elia being booked up permanently! A truly lovely place if you want tranquility. Perhaps it's greatest asset is the manageress Jo, she is so warm and genuinely cares about her guests. Thank you Jo...More

Thank 817Renee68
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Unfortunately we only had one night at this traditional guesthouse but it was such a lovely experience that we intend to visit again soon. The setting is in peaceful, rural Cretan countryside. Our room and bathroom were spacious, comfortable and very well equipped. The air...More

Thank JonV19
Response from joatelia, General Manager at Elia Traditional GuesthouseResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you too! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 9 August 2017

My husband and I stayed for a week at the Elia guesthouse in July. It is situated in a remote location surrounded by olive groves on the side of a mountain with views to the sea. Everything was as described on the website. The rooms...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Spa
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Price range
US$119 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$119 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Response from Roger13 | Reviewed this property |
Drive time from Chania airport is around 40 minutes.
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"1st floor with balcony."
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"I think all are good. I'm sure the ones with the terraces are really amazing."
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"Hotel rooms are in a nice garden centre.....some are closer to the breakfast area. The villa where we stayed..."
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"The Villa Elanthi is great for a family"
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