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Avra Imperial Hotel

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Located next to the beautiful beach of Kolymbari, awarded with the EU Blue Flag, situated within 65,000m² of fragrant lush gardens and glistening waters, Avra Imperial Hotel boasts 328 luxurious rooms and suites and a wide range of top class facilities including impressive swimming pools, five excellent restaurants and four vibrant bars, sports & leisure facilities, crèche & children’s club, shops, a rejuvenating and uniquely designed spa and unrivalled conference center facilities. Overlooking the resplendent Cretan sea, in an oasis of sumptuous comfort and blissful harmony, Avra Imperial Hotel will undoubtedly become your own sophisticated paradise of relaxation during your vacation in Crete.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Family Resort
Mountain View
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Grade: 38 out of 100
18Restaurantswithin 1 km
0Attractionswithin 1 km
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Avra was one of the spots we stayed during our 2 week couples trip in Crete. It is truly a beautiful hotel with large and luxurious rooms with private pools. Although fitting, there were a lot of families and business events occuring during our stay. HOWEVER, the real 5 star
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Hotel's Favourite
We stayed in this hotel 9 nights in August 2018. This was our third visit to this place and we left with a conviction that we will be back again next year. To start, the evening of our arrival we found in our room a plate filled with Cretan treats with a "welcome back"
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We stayed (family of 4, including 2 teenage girls) for 2 weeks in this beautiful luxerious hotel in August 2018. When we first arrived I was hoping for a room by the main pool, but we were given one across the bridge, over the other side of the road which splits the resort
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The hotel is very nice and new with nice facilities. The rooms are are large, also clean with good service. I had a very nice room with private swimming pool with very good privacy. However, one morning i was laying naked in front of the swimming pool as nobody could see me and
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My whole family and I, are all more than delighted! Our experiences considering this fine luxurious hotel, are totally positive. The estetics are extraordinary high, concerned architecture etc. What complete your stay is for sure the staff at this place. We will especially
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The Executive Suite with Private Pool at the Avra Imperial Hotel
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The cheapest way is the public bus system, but I guess you want some sort of private service. If I were you, I would call the Hotel and ask for the concierge. His name is Jimmy (native English speaker), and he can surely help you.
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It’s the main buffet restaurant or you can book for the cretan a la carte. For the other restauarants you have an allowance towards the cost of the meal.
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I really think you should book a transfer because the hotel Avra is very, very far from the airport. I think with a taxi you will pay a fortune. Definitely take transfer!!!
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There’s a water cooker and portionbags of coffee.
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"Quiet rooms are located over the bridge from the main reception area"
"They have so many types - find one that fit your needs"
"ask for a quiet room"
"Away fro the swimming pool"
"Executive suite with pool is great"
US$ 120 - US$ 439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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GreeceCreteChania PrefecturePlataniasKolymbari
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