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Hotel Akteon

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Agia Galini is an hour + drive across the island from either Chania, or Heraklion airport.(Its on Crete's south coast). Coaches run regularly from the above cities.I used a hired car, and the harbour area has free car parking below the Akeon. There are a lot of steps leading from the harbour up to the hotel. The Hotel is built...

Thank edwardtate
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I've stayed at the Akteon twice (with a third visit imminent). I love the location - right in the heart of the village and overlooking the harbour, sea, and islands. The room is clean and well-equipped (fridge, kettle, coffee-maker, cups, etc.) and the value is excellent, as it includes a massive breakfast. You're always greeted with friendliness, raki, and cake,...

1Thank stormswept
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Hotel Akteon offers about 9 rooms and an appartment. The familiy who runs the hotel is very nice. Fresh Cretan breakfast served every morning, and also each day some different sweets or omelet. The double rooms are not very big, for some euro more you could prefer to book a 3 person room. The veranda is shared, but there are...

1Thank Margrieta2013
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

A local lady has turned her house into a nice guesthouse. Very nice location, the best view, good prices, small breakfast made by her, and lovely sceenery. However: old place (air condition sometimes working, bathroom shelves almost falling) ropes for drying the guests' towels everywhere in the place blocking the view, etc, makes me put only 4/5.

1Thank Giovanna F
Reviewed 8 August 2015

I arrived at nearly 9pm, tired and hot - a warm greeting, baklava, and some raki awaited me. The room had a balcony with a fantastic view over the harbour, which is an easy and short stroll down a steep hill (not quite so easy on the way back, but not a problem for me). All excellent value - fridge,...

1Thank stormswept
White Rock
Reviewed 14 December 2014

We booked based on the "cheap and cheerful" principle and we weren't disappointed. It was simple yet clean at a very reasonable rate. The sea views from the front terraces are wonderful. Wifi wasn't particularly strong but it was good enough. If you're on a budget and don't care if the decor is modern then this is a very good...

2Thank Goatman1
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2014

As I stood by the harbour looking at the buildings clinging to the steep hill, I noticed Hotel Akteon more than half way up and I thought I had made a terrible mistake. “What a climb” I thought, “that serves me right for choosing a place on price. Oddly the climb did not seem so bad and the more I...

2Thank Hightrav3ller
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 2 October 2014

At the last floor no WIFI, they don't serve breakfast before 09.00 hrs, and yes there was a TV, but it was fixed on the wall in a manner you just couldn't watch TV (I was on business trip). Yes it was clean. . But when you book an accommodation because it has internet in ALL areas and it has...

Thank gitti253
Crete, Greece
Reviewed 19 September 2014

This was my second stay at Hotel Aktaeon. I had a spacious room next to reception. On my previous visit I had a small room on the top tier of the hotel. The rooms are clean and the staff are friendly and helpful. My room had a refrigerator and the facility to make hot drinks but you have to provide...

3Thank Keith H
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Akteon is a small, family run hotel with very friendly and helpful owners. The views from the shared balconies are fantastic, overlooking the pretty harbour. The location is right in the centre of the village on a steep hillside. I spent 12 nights here, could have stayed longer if time had permitted. The room (no.5) in which I stayed was...

2Thank MarcoPoloScotland

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Akteon is located at the southern coast of Crete, in the prefecture of Rethymon, at the port of Agia Galini, just a minute walk from tourist shops, traditional taverns and cafés. Traditional breakfast is served daily. The hotel offers well appointed guestrooms. All rooms share a veranda looking out to the Libyan Sea and the picturesque port. Our apartment (50 m2) is the only with private balcony and kitchenette. Each features private bathroom and is equipped with wireless internet access, LCD TV, refrigerator, air conditioning, coffe maker, kettle and a hairdryer. Guests can start their day with a Cretan breakfast including fresh yogurt with local honey, handmade sweets, fresh eggs, fruits, fresh bread and handmade jam. The distance from hotel Akteon to the beautiful Agia Galini' s sandy beach is less than 300 metres, a 3-minute walk away. Agia Galini's narrow cobbled alleys are snaking from the port into the village and old houses are perched one above another against a steep cliff, offering a magnificent view over the South Cretan Sea (Libyan Sea). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Akteon

Address: Main Street, Agia Galini, Crete 740 56, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Agia Galini
Price Range: ₹ 2,761 - ₹ 5,394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Try room 4 (3 persons), 3 or 2 ( doubles) for the better views”
Margrieta2013, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms, including a family suite appear to have shared balconies which overlook the pretty harbour.”
  • Room no. 5 interior
  • Room no. 5 interior
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MarcoPoloScotland, 15 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The suite on the top floor looked very nice.”
ImogenC408, 8 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Just ask at time of booking, they will do their very best for you.”
crathiegirl_12, 26 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Rooms 8 and 9 are on the flat. The resort is full of steps so these rooms were perfect for 2 of our party who had limited mobility”
Eileen687, 7 Jul 2012 | Read review
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