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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Lia Sofia is fantastic rooms were spotless towels and bedding changed regularly cleaned every other day. Giorgos family and staff are all lovely. Perfect.100yards from the beach, pubs and resteraunts.2nd time we have been. Will be there again next year.pat & Ian sheffield

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Tonypandy, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in room 101 on the ground floor. Room had twin beds,wardrobes, dressing table,hair dryer and basic kitchen facilities. Room was clean and had plenty of space for us. Front and rear terraces. Whilst there is no bar or pool on site the beach is 1 minute walk. Close to plenty of bars and restaurants. We will definitely return.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in early September and didn't want to leave. We were given apartment number 2. The room was spotless upon arrival and cleaned almost everyday. Fresh towels were provided every couple of days. Excellent location off of a side road in the middle of the Stalis strip. Roughly 200 footsteps or a couple of minutes and you are on the... More 

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manchester
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Just got back from a nice holiday staying at Lia Sofia apartments in Stalis, Crete. Very clean apartments and great location, Giorgos and his family are really nice people and look after you well. Highly recommended

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Turku, Finland
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

We stayed 1 week in Lia Sofia and we absolutely enjoyed our stay there.Giorgos made us feel at home from the moment we arrived. The hotel is very close to the beach and the main strip, yet the area is oh so peaceful and quiet! The room we stayed in (a studio) was very nice!!! Why would i recommend this... More 

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Failsworth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here for the last 3 years and already booked to go back next year. Perfect location 5 min walk from beach, shops, bars and restauraunts, but its so quiet at night. Rooms are spotless and cleaned every other day with fresh towels and bedding. The owners are lovely and George is very helpful, if you want any... More 

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yorkshire
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We have just arrived home today from a week at Lia Sofia and where to start, the owner Giorgious (sorry about the spelling) and his family are lovely friendly people we felt welcome the moment we walked down the path to the apartments. We had a one bedroom apartment with sea view and the views were amazing the sea view... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Another warm welcome from Giorgos and family, cannot speak highly enough of these apartments and location had a sea view room it was great, everything is 1st class. Close to beach, bars restaurants yet so quiet and peaceful. Giorgos arranges trasfers, sightseeing trips and along with Kostas took us to to the village one night for traditional meal and dancing...... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

We stayed for just over 3 weeks early in the season and it was great - very quiet and close to bars and restaurants. The apartment was very clean and Georgios (sorry, not sure of the spelling!) and his family made sure we had everything we needed. The balcony was massive and the place was cleaned regularly along with lots... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

Attentive, friendly service from Giorgos his family and staff from arrival to departure. The apartments are centrally located but quiet, very clean and serviced throughout our stay.Great beach bars and tavernas nearby.A real Greek experience.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lia-Sofia apartments are located in in a quiet place in Stalida's heart, just 80 meters from the beach, with a view to the wonderful sea. The facility is consisted of: 10 appartments which can host 3 - 4 persons and 5 studios which can host 2 persons. All of them they have a balcony and the front ones they have a view to the sea while the back ones a view to the mountains.There are also a parking place and wonderful gardens with palm trees. Other facilities that are nearby Lia-Sofia, are restaurants, bars, medical center, bank ATMs, bus station and many more, just 2 minutes by foot. Our apartments and studios offer safe box, air-conditioning system, electric cooker and a fridge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lia Sofia

Address: Oulaf Palme, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Stalis
Price Range: ₹ 1,890 - ₹ 4,944 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lia Sofia 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“All good. Some upstairs have sea view”
 of 5 bubbles ash2nian, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms on the upper floors have better views with some glimpsing the sea and mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles JCCope, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs have the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles chery54, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Higher rooms have sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles 121julien, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Nice big rooms on the top floors with big balconies”
 of 5 bubbles gabriellar232, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
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