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Sofia Hotel

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Overview
57 Stadiou Str, Heraklion, Crete 71601 Greece See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsclose to the airportheraklion airportswimming poollate flightwalk takesbefore midnightone nightair conhire carbreakfast was buffet stylenice poolsized roomlarge showerbus stopshort stayclean hotelminutes from the airport
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Rather small rooms with simple decoration and somewhat dated. Only a small minibar is offered in room, you will find that no teapot,coffee maker or water heater is available. The bathroom however is a positive, because the shower cabin can be completely shut; it will...More

Thank 603raulr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First stayed back in 2007 as a base to explore Heraklion for a few days - Returned for one night in August 2018 and the hotel feels equally welcoming for an airport sleepover. Room's are fine, breakfast good and enjoyed the pool for a morning...More

Thank Mike_T_Blademan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here as last year,good stay,but although the hotel,staff,swimming pool,food,was very good,the service at dinner was poor,only one person serving,taking orders,getting drink etc.last year all our meals were here.this time got fed up,and went elsewhere.Again this is not a typical holiday destination,and only 9 deckchairs(no...More

Thank cas j
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The air con did not work and the room fridge was inaccessible. I was unable to use the fridge as it was blocked by the bed.The hotel was also in a very noisey location. The staff were pleasant and helpful.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Again, we used the charming Hotel Sofia to begin and end (sadly) our three weeks in Crete this July. Cannot praise this family run hotel enough, as it has all you need for a relaxing stay. Warm, helpful staff, comfortable, clean rooms which are amazingly...More

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In 2009 we renovated our rooms, in order to offer you a really pleasant and comfortable accommodation. Our purpose is to please every visitor, whether he is on a business trip or on vacation. ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
69
Price range
US$ 53 - US$ 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sofia Hotel Heraklion, Crete
Location
Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Heraklion
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Traveller (68)
Room & Suite (98)
Dining (26)
Pool & Beach (21)
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_macneiljean
13 May 2018|
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Response from luluandharry | Reviewed this property |
Hi no free shuttle service from this hotel but it’s so easy to go down the road and get the airport bus it’s very cheap or you can walk from the hotel. Will take you about 20 minutes.
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Claire S
12 February 2018|
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Response from Claire S |
Great thanks .
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sabah s
16 September 2016|
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Response from MichaelJC747 | Reviewed this property |
The ancient site of Knossos is well worth a visit and can be accessed from the main bus station by local bus, there are also museums, galleries and old churches that are worth a visit. The town centre of Heraklion is packed... More
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Room Tips
"Doesn´t matter much, any room will do for a short stay."
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"Front facing rooms face the busy street (it is close to Iraklion city remember). Rear rooms look toward the..."
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"rooms facing away from the airport"
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"Room 220 is large has a balcony (good for drying clothes) and faces in the opposite direction to the airport."
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