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Heraklion Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good19%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible32%
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“true greek”(2 reviews)
“minute walk”(2 reviews)
“city centre”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our stay was a layover before our early morning flight. The hostel was basic but clean. No extra amenities, but a place to relax and sleep after a long day. The woman at reception, I regret not getting her name, was so sweet and helpful....More

Thank Miranda D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reception is closed between midnight and 8AM so you have to wait outside, even if they know that ferries arrive at 6AM (at least, in winter). We were alone in our rooms and it was not clean ; found some insects, place smelled smoke. It...More

Thank mariechristinebe2016
Reviewed 20 November 2017

My stay was lovely here. I stayed for 2 weeks in April 2017 as I was having 10 days of one to one Greek language lessons with the owners daughter Rita. I had never had lessons in Greek before - she was very good, very...More

1  Thank cammyworthington
Reviewed 3 August 2017

i loved that this hostel had a dorm for women, it attracted a great bunch of female travellers. The owner runs this place for 25 years or more. what an amazing hard-working lady. She lives downstairs. It has an outdoor kitchen. In the summer she...More

Thank RavinKraut
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This Youth Hostel is a must when visiting Greece. The rooms are very generously priced at 15euros for shared room, or an extra 10 for private. It is ideally situated. No more than 5 minutes to the nearest bars, restaurants, and shops. The staff are...More

Thank Maxi M
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$ 24 - US$ 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$ 24 - US$ 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"female dorm with balcony"
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"The outdoor roof bunks are a must, specially in the hot summer months."
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"Consider staying on the roof!"
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"For sure if you are a bit spartan you have to choose the terrasse beds!"
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