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Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Margaret and Andrew are great hosts and their place is a wonderful location up in the hills of Western Crete. Margaret went above and beyond to find us things to do and see locally and checked in to make sure all was well.

Thank Michaye M
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2016

A lovely private place to stay. Only four rooms each with their own en-suite and balcony with a beautiful view down to the sea. Margaret is a great host with lots of local knowledge and suggestions of places to visit and eat at. Visited in the Spring and there were lots of local flowers!

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We found Terramara purely by chance driving along the old road from Chania to Kissamos. Margaret was out but left her phone number on the door. One call later, and she so kindly offered to let us just sit at the pool and drink a beer! In the end my girlfriend and I took room 3 and loved every minute....

Thank jack-church
Biberach (Riss), Germany
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Last year in August, we found Terramara by chance searching on Tripadvisor....We had a wonder full time! The accommodation is simple and clean, exactly as I like! it is a quiet spot, surrounded by beautiful landscapes. The view from the Studio is breathtaking. After a long day sightseeing our little boy enjoyed the refreshing pool while we enjoyed a relaxing...

Thank lauragoliver
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We spent a couple of nights at Terramara in May whilst touring around Crete. Although we've visited the island many times before, we hadn't been to this area. Having spent a few nights in the middle of Rethymno (which was great) it was quite a contrast to get to the peace and quiet of the countryside. Margaret met us and...

Thank Bev_and_Mark
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Terramara is a gem . Set on a beautiful hillside overlooking mature olive groves looking to the sea and mountains, this is a spectacular location. But there's much more to it than that .Margaret and Andrew really know how to make you welcome .Obliging is an understatement. They could not have been more welcoming,caring or generous The accommodation is beautifully...

1Thank Alpie2015
Crete, Greece
Reviewed 13 April 2015

With stunning views and great hospitality, Terramara is a hidden gem that looks out over Kissamos Bay to the west and the mountain and valleys to the south. You can easily spend the day at sevreal destinations and still return to rest and relax poolside.

Thank markmglenn1
Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2014

We found Terramara purely by accident on our first day in Crete this summer after getting completely lost looking for the villa we had booked to stay in. As it turns out getting lost was the best thing we could have done! The place is just lovely and Margaret was so kind that we ended up making Terramara our home...

Thank Yousef D
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We returned to Terramara for the third time this September. We got a huge welcome from the lovely Margaret and Andrew, not forgetting the gorgeous Harry...the dog!! This has to be one of the most comfortable apartments we have ever stayed in. The views are stunning and the peace and quiet is just most welcome. The self catering facilities are...

Thank M.Comerford
New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Terramare overlooks a stunning landscape of olive groves running down to the sea. The apartments in this small personal place are lovely, clean and beautifully thought out. Each has a terrace overlooking this magnificent view. The hosts, Margaret and Andrew are exceptionally hospitable and knowledgeable about the area. The do all they can to make your stay happy and enjoyable....

Thank Jane R

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On a hill deep in the Cretan olive groves overlooking the coastal mountains, Terramara is a small, family-run establishment with rooms for up to eight people. Facilities include private pool, patio, sun loungers and bar area.Each spacious en-suite room has a private patio overlooking the sea and mountains. Twin-bedded rooms include fridge, kettle, toaster and desk; double rooms also provide a kitchen and breakfast bar. Rooms with adjoining lockable doors comfortably accommodate families. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Terramara

Address: Terramara | Plakalona, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Kissamos
Price Range: ₹ 3,113 - ₹ 4,032 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Terramara Kissamos, Crete
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stayed in a twin because we didn't want to cook, and it still came with a fridge, kettle and coffee machine!”
  • We had a fridge and kettle and coffee maker but not the full kitchen
  • En-suites included showers and towels
  • The view from our balcony. We were the last room on the right
  • The view from our balcony
 of 5 bubbles 944amandah, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Definitely worth getting in touch with Margaret and seeing if the double rooms are available -- even if you're a single traveller”
 of 5 bubbles jack-church, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“They are all delightful”
 of 5 bubbles Alpie2015, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
“There are no bad views.”
 of 5 bubbles markmglenn1, 13 Apr 2015 | Read review
“There are only 4 rooms and all have a view of Kissamos Bay. They are all great!”
 of 5 bubbles sbercher, 19 Jul 2012 | Read review
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