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Bohemia, Czech Republic
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The hotel concept is interesting, you should feel like in real village. However upon arrival, at the reception they did not offer the transport of the luggage, the stairs and roands are quite slopy and I broke my leg. Afther the personal tried to do their best, they povide great assistance (especially the twin brothers), they really worked hard for...

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Nice rooms and pool area, close to the beach. We stayed for a week, and there was nothing to complain about. Friendly staff, clean and relaxing. Exercise facilities and children play area. I can highly recommend this hotel.

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Svolvaer, Norway
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We traveled here with Apollo and har pretty high expectations after reading a lot og Good things as well as paying a pretty high price (11000 nok PR.person 1 week). Even though the bar was set high this resort met it and then some more. All ai can say is, go for it. Special thanks to Andreas (same name as...

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Was here for 14 days. The hotel in itself is beautiful, the staff is nice, and it's easy to get around. The cleaning could've been better, the floors never felt or looked clean after the cleaningstaff cleaned it. The food at the poolbar is good, and not expensive. It's twenty meters from the bar to the beach, and there's a...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Santa Helena is a great hotel for a couple's holidays. It is quiet, offers great services, food is very good and different from a day to another. 2 huge pools are here for your convenience and a direct access to the beach with sunbeds will satisfy the others. Rooms are clean, beds are an absolute dream to sleep on, bathroom...

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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I was in Santa Helena the 10 first days of August 2016. Best rooms, fantastic breakfast, too friendly staff and the most nice location near to Chania and in front of a huge nice beach ideal for families as childrens have direct access to the sea with no need to pass by any street with cars, motos etc...

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Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We were 14 days on vacation in July and stayed to Platanias best Santa Helena. Fantastic nice rooms. Good cleaning. Wonderful cheerful and helpful staff.Good food with amazing views from the Restaurant. Very good shower facility to use when traveling home at night. Close to shops and restaurants. We have stayed here 5 times and will definitely return here. Lars...

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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Great area, food, rooms & beds. Excellent pool area. One of the best views for breakfast you'll ever find. Friendly staff. (Few doges hanging around the hotel area as well, but they were nice. 😂👍) Recommended😌

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights after moving from another hotel. The one bedroomed suite we stayed in 710 was ideal looking over the sea with our 2 daughters aged 11 and 14. The room was spotless and modern and cleaned daily. The hotel is conveniently situated so that you able to walk to restaurants, bars and shops...

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Larvik, Norway
Reviewed 11 November 2015

This is a newly refurbished hotel. The apartments are modern and have most of what you need (airconditioned). We had an apartment with one bedroom, living room with kitchenette and bathroom. Ok size for 3 people. Two balconies, one from the bedroom and one from the living room. No big issue, but as it is no dish washer it should...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Santa Helena Village

Address: Platanias, Crete 73100, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Platanias
Price Range: ₹ 8,707 - ₹ 95,842 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Santa Helena Village 4*
Number of rooms: 106
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“The ground floor rooms facing to the street are a bit dark, upper rooms have more light. The room should be facing to the pools.”
 of 5 bubbles Jarca2015, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pay for the spacious 2 bedroom Apartment is on the 2nd floor - it has a great view and plenty of Space for a family (no lifts though!)”
 of 5 bubbles TripFeedbacker, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room closer to the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles UK_in_Sweden, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Get a room next to the reception on the 2nd floor for great views.”
 of 5 bubbles gobystolsvik, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
“We chose a room that was in the shade in the morning/day very nice in a hot day to be able to sit on the balcony in the shade.”
 of 5 bubbles 757mikaelb, 18 Jun 2013 | Read review
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