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Barbara Studios

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 62*
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location and a reasonable price and great hosts. The room was spacious, but the shower was small. Be advised that the key fob must be used to turn the electricity on to run the AC, thus the room might not cool down on hot days for 30 minutes or more once the fob is inserted.

Thank wildtramper
Saint-Jeannet, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

Panos and Iro did everything possible to make our three days with them special. Iro knew where we could find an early and hardy breakfast. Panos directed us to the best mezes in town. They have tastefully renovated Iro's family home into a home away from home for their guests.

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Forest Row, UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second stay in Rethymnon, and we shall certainly stay at Barbara Studios when we come again. The building is a beautiful old Venetian house close to the harbour in the Old Town. Our room was spacious and airy, with a bathroom and a private balcony - and the owners, Panos and Iro - took great care to...

1Thank TiggerInIndia
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is a charming place full of quirky rooms and spaces to sit and relax. hosts are great and I had a lovely time here. Close to the old town, bus station and beach so perfectly placed for a stay in rethymnon.

1Thank Chez_labeille
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Thank you very much to Iro and Panos for such a friendly, hospitable welcome to Barbara studios! Barbara studios is located right in Rethymno 's old town, a very short walk from the beautiful Venitian harbour. Our room had a mezzanine floor for the bed and a kitchenette/living room as well as a shower room and erandah. There are also...

Thank Elspeth D
Strasbourg, France
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Excellent place! The room was clean and pleasant, and the host Panos very nice! The location is perfect, close to the center and many good restaurant, not far from the port and the beach. I'll come back!

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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Perfect location in the heart of Old Town of Rethymnon..... Very spacious room, completly new, comforable and cozy The staff was always extremly kind. We enjoyed very much our staying Thank you ! Reny & Taxis

Thank Reny T
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This place is amazing! Great location, extra comfortable beds and the most wonderful hosts I encountered during my five weeks in Crete. Would absolutely return and highly recommend! They made me feel so welcome, safe and comfortable. The complimentary raki is amazing too! Clean and quiet this place is something really special.

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Thank Bee1606
England north east
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Panos & Iro made us feel so welcome, Ito even stayed up late to greet us and brought us some cake, she gave us home made cake everyday! Along with fresh orange juice and a small bottle of Raki. Our apartment was lovely, with a small balcony. You are in the centre for everything you need! Thank you both once...

Thank Jayne Flynn
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This place was one of a kind. The hosts are friendly, respectful and knowledgeable. Each floor has inherited the archetecture of a different era from the area (Venetian, Ottoman, Greek). Our room had authentic stone walls and a beautiful unique Ottoman bathroom. We stayed in 5 different places in Crete, and this was easily the best. Highly recommended.

Thank FormigaPetita

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a family house welcoming travelers from all over the world, respecting the meaning of the Greek word philoxenia.Guests can relax in our studios, in some of them, make their own meal, accompanied with raki, orange juice, bearing in mind that everything that they need to visit is less than 5 minutes away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barbara Studios

Address: 14 Dambergi Str, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Rethymnon
Price Range: ₹ 3,187 - ₹ 5,214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Barbara Studios 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Room with beautiful ottoman bathroom recommended”
FormigaPetita, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Comfortable studio, perfect for 2-3 friends or a couple. Solo travelers would feel welcome here, too! Clean rooms, very friendly staff! ”
maggiefaye1, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Just inform them of your needs before you go. They will do their best to help. ”
paulandisobel, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Just speak to Panos and Iro before you head out to explore the places to eat and roam..!!!”
ApurvDoshi, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Top floor has nice, yet small balconies.”
Svart1, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
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