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Villa -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Rethymnon, Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete

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leonemoff
Batemans Bay, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
343 reviews
75 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
“Wonderful place to share with friends and family”
Reviewed 6 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We spent a wonderful 8 days in this villa. Our welcome pack was great, the location was panoramic and the resident cat a delight. 3 floors, loads of room, we cooked in and ate out.mall was fantastic.

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Liked best: The pool and the amount of communal space.
Liked least: Windy roads.
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Large groups
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Romain B
1 review
“Perfect location in the middle of the olive trees with a panorama view on the sea, pool, local cook at home.. What Else?”
Reviewed 29 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Really nice stay at the ARCHOS villa, 3 floors / independent appartments, pool, amazing view on the sea (10 min driving) and a really nice and friendly owner looking at giving you the best service possible ! Booked the cook at home for 4 dinners and had great Greek home made (in our kitchen) food also using the outside grill and the really nice pizza oven ! Food was excellent (thanks Maria !), the cook doing the shopping on pre-approved menus... Peace of mind for holidays is priceless !
Thanks again to Giannis, Maria & Manos for this nice stay ;-)

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 12 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013

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Liked best: Cleanliness, pool area, great BBQ area. Perfect for a family with kids!!
Liked least: I can't think of anything..
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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wanderlus...
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Level 4 Contributor
19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great stay !”
Reviewed 24 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

Stayed with family and friends in early June for a week.
The Pluses:
1. Great, Comfortable , Clean Villa with fabulous views.
2. Fantastic host.....stayed up late late at night to welcome us over chilled glasses of Raki ! Unlimited supplies of Olive Oiland the local brew throughout!
3. Great pool with lots and lots of toys for kids..
4. Superbly equipped kitchen
5.Expansive Orchards!
The Minuses:
. The distance from Platanes/Rethymno...a Car is a must...but then, this is the scenario in almost all the rental Villas in Crete...

Overall, a memorable stay and a good base to explore Crete...would definitely go back again!

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Liked best: The Pool and the surroundings
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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PranGlobe
New Delhi, India
Level 3 Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Superb Villa - Had a great stay”
Reviewed 28 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013

We(group of 9 people including 4 kids) stayed in the villa for a week and had a great time.
All the facilities were up to the mark as mentioned in the website.
The host/owner of the villa is a very polite and friendly person.
The swimming pool has got lots of great inflatable toys for kids
To stay in the villa a car is recommended.

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Liked best: Cool peaceful place
Liked least: Directions to property.More signage required on the road to property from Platenus
Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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