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Paris, France
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39 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

As Creta is one of the most beautiful pearl of Greece, this hotel is the place you must avoid absolutely According to European standards, it would not even get one star It's a typical post Soviet hotel never maintained, nor cleaned and particularly unsafe for child If you want to use the mini club, better your child will speak German... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

We have just returned after a week of vacation with two grandchildren, 11 and 7 years. A few days before arriving, I read a few negative reviews and was very upset. But, to my great delight, hotel met all my expectations. The hotel located 100 kilometers from the airport and the bus journey takes about two and a half hours.... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I am only reviewing the hotel restaurants, bars, pools and beach, excluding rooms, since we stayed in the Sunshine Crete Village (which is a separate hotel) but could use all the amenities of Club Calimera. Overall the hotel was OK, nice greenery, lots of space. However, you can tell that the hotel is pretty old and could use some overhaul.... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Visited this lovely hotel for a 10 night stay Had a gorgeous sea and pool view very nice room with hairdryer but no kettle unfortunately Food okay but Greek so not to much choice for kids plenty of fresh salad and meat though Bar but crowded sometimes pool area lovely and staff very friendly and helpful Good disability access Beach... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

-Good place with amazing sea and very strong wind sometimes. Be careful with open balcony in your room because wind may crash down a TV. -So many activities for children in this hotel was cool -Food is not unbelievable but ok - It's good hotel for families with small children and teens, old couples

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Prague, Czech Republic
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016

First time visit of my family (me+wife and 2 daughters 10 and 7) in this hotel. We enjoyed the stay and would definitely consider coming back. Pluses: - just on the beach, good place for swimming and snorkeling - nice family room (split bedroom for parents and "living room" with beds for kids) - tasty meals, fresh vegetables - friendly... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

First time visit lovely hotel and staff great location peacefull and quiet good food.. shame about certain things but won't go into that😠😠.be carefully if you are British when booking this hotel you might find you are the only British staying here like we were ?

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

this was our second stay here, and it was just as good as it was on our first visit 2 years ago. i have read the negative reviews about this hotel and i wonder what people expect of a hotel. this place is fabulous... the gardens are full of beautiful flowers that are always well looked after, the pools are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Myself and a girlfriend decided to book ourselves into Kalamera for 5 nights and what a mistake it was. The hotel needs a really good re furb - the professional pics on their site are probably from 15 years ago. All amenities are so old fashioned and basic. We couldn't even get an iron sent up to the room -... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 March 2015

In early summer 2014 we have spent one week in this hotel, which we have chosen as being appropriate for family holidays. Unfortunately the first impression was really bad, since we were given accomodation in Crete Village and not Club Calimera, for which we have payed! After argueing for two days with the personnel and requesting our rights, we were... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Sunshine Kreta Club Calimera

Address: Agios Ioannis, Koutsounari, Ierapetra, Crete 72200, Greece (Formerly Sunshine Crete Village)
Region: Greece > Crete > Lasithi Prefecture > Ierapetra > Koutsounari
Price Range: £66 - £144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sunshine Kreta Club Calimera 4*
Number of rooms: 329
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Also Known As:
Sunshine Vacation Club Crete Hotel Ierapetra
Sunshine Vacation Hotel Crete
Sunshine Kreta Club Calimera Crete/Koutsounari
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“Third floor view of sea”
 of 5 bubbles yelenav88, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“whatever room you get will be perfect”
 of 5 bubbles johnsZ7662NM, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Just dont bother going to this hotel. unless youy want to feel youre in 1980's”
 of 5 bubbles STEPHANIECONSTANTIN1, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Rooms in the main building that were not close to the stairs or reception are good and quiet enough.”
 of 5 bubbles 616danac, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The garden view rooms mean a view of the car park. We arrived and had to change room to a sea view. Our family room was ground floor which was excellent, far enough from pool not to worry but having space for our son to run around was a bonus.”
 of 5 bubbles AngelineD, 1 Oct 2014 | Read review
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