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    Avra Imperial Hotel

    KOLYMVARI, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good26%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “private pool” (90 reviews)
    “full board” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
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    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 October 2015

    My wife and I have just returned from a week at the Avra Imperial, we can't fault the place. Staff, facilities, food, room all perfect. A special mention to Yannis in the Restaurant, so helpful and always a smile. We didn't hire a car, Yannis...More

    Thank EvoSpringer
    Response from A_Chaniotaki, Ιδιοκτήτης at Avra Imperial HotelResponded 23 November 2015

    Dear guest, Thank you for your nice comments, it is wonderful to see that you had a plesant week in our hotel;we hope to see you again! Your Sincerely, Athina Chaniotaki Managing Director

    Reviewed 19 October 2015

    It is very interesting to find out that the decoration of this hotel is based on engraved symbols which are the letters of the Linear B' Script. You get the feeling of how it must have been living in a Minoan Palace...with excellent services and...More

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    Response from A_Chaniotaki, Ιδιοκτήτης at Avra Imperial HotelResponded 23 November 2015

    Dear Eirini, Thank you for sharing your experience during your stay in our hotel! The hotel's design has been based on the Minoan patterns and the symbols of the Linear B, found throughout the hotel and the Rooms, create a mesmerizing atmosphere! It is brilliant...More

    Reviewed 14 October 2015

    I really recommend stay in the hotel, situated in the middle of beautiful Cretean nowhere. We enjoyed halfboard (it is possible order full board for additional 20 Eur per person per day), offering choice of english, continental or rational breakfasts accompanied among the others with...More

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    Response from A_Chaniotaki, Ιδιοκτήτης at Avra Imperial HotelResponded 23 November 2015

    Dear guest, Thank you for your detailed presentation of your experience in our hotel and for sharing it with the Tripadvisor community. All the points made are very informative for other guests and we thank you for this! We would be delighted to welcome you...More

    Reviewed 12 October 2015

    This was our second vacation at Avra Imperial and I have to say, it was even better than the last time (16 months ago). First thing, we got a Hotel room upgrade with private pool, which was awsome for the kids. The food at the...More

    Thank suesun77
    Response from A_Chaniotaki, Ιδιοκτήτης at Avra Imperial HotelResponded 23 November 2015

    Dear guest, Thank you for your comment; it is superb to have guests comparing our hotel's progress through the years! It is true that the hotel's staff is very customer oriented and pays great attention to detail.The customer service is our first priority and we...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

    A five star hotel with everything thought through. The only two things that was negative is the food in the pool bar that was mainly consisting of sandwiches and chips. The other thing was the beach that didn't have any sand near the water, however...More

    Thank Elliot G
    Response from A_Chaniotaki, Ιδιοκτήτης at Avra Imperial HotelResponded 23 November 2015

    Dear Elliot G, Thank you for your comment and your constructive points. We hope to welcome you once again in Avra Imperial. Yours sincerely, Athina Chaniotaki Managing Director

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 113 - US$ 695 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Kolymbari
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Kolymbari
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Kolymbari
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 328
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    • Location
    • Greece >
    • Crete >
    • Chania Prefecture >
    • Platanias >
    • Kolymbari
    • Also Known As
    • Avra Imperial Beach Resort And Spa ,
    • Avra Imperial Beach Hotel Chania Town ,
    • Avra Imperial Hotel Kolymbari, Crete - Chania
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    Denise K
    11 August 2017|
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    Response from Linda-Karen | Reviewed this property |
    At the buffet restaurant they have a special section which i believe had special foods. I remember gluten free for sure. Not 100% sure about dairy free but i would recommend you send a message to them via facebook they are... More
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    23 June 2017|
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    Response from AntoanetaIonescu | Reviewed this property |
    The distance to the beach depends on the amount in which area of ​​the resort you are accommodated. The entire complex is really big, it's built on an area of 65.000 m². There are villas closer and deeper the beach, but the... More
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    17 June 2017|
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    Response from SoBrasov | Reviewed this property |
    A trip from Avra to Chania airport for an early morning pickup (2-3 AM) of three persons was 75 EUR last year. (and sorry for my late answer)
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    "Consider the rooms with private pool, they are so worth it!"
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    "Pool rooms looked fabulous but take note that due to hotels layout they do not all get the sun for any length..."
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    "Double room with private pool, on the other side of the road is less children."
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    "Our room had a private pool. It was perrrrfect. My wife loved being topless and having cocktails of our own..."
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