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Bergen
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a week and its just relaxing, friendly and helpful owners. Close to the beach with a decent beach restaurant/bar. Close to bus to the city and arrangement from hotel on the return from hotel to tje airport again.

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7 reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

I have stayed at hotel babis 3 times now and it never dissapoints. The location is brilliant just 2 minutes from a lovely beach. The rooms are basic bit very nice and clean with air con, brilliant views, fridge and a tv with a good choice of channels. Its also close to shops and bus stop which will take you... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

We came 4 a few days, and had a great time. Super nice people, very generous and friendly. The accommodation was lovely, and they allowed our visitors to join us in the pool with no problem. 2 minutes from the beach, has wifi. Lovely balcony with view to the pool and beach. The pool is open 24 hours. They also... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

Well what can I say when we I first arrived my impressions were a tad guarded but that all changed very very quickly. This place guys has one of the best locations in Crete!! A fantastic location just 2 mins from a wonderful Cretan beach with amazing views as far as the eye can sea.....BEAUTIFUL! The Babis is a well... More 

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Thank venicefish
emmanouhl_p, Owner at Hotel Babis, responded to this review

Dear Venicefish it was a real pleasure to meet you. Thank you for spending some time to write this review for my hotel. Looking forward to being your host once more in the future. More 

Belgrade, Serbia
1 review
Reviewed 14 August 2014

If you are looking for quite place to rest a while but would also like to explore the island Babis is the best location you can find in Rethimno area. Manolis, great man and householder will guide you through your holiday and help you with all information you might need...and if you are for the first time on Crete, this... More 

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Thank Nevena K
emmanouhl_p, Owner at Hotel Babis, responded to this review

Dear Nevena, it was a real pleasure to meet you and have you and your family as my guests for a short period this summer. I sure hope to meet again in the future. Best wishes. More 

Belgrade, Serbia
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014

To be clear, Babis is a budget hotel and it is absolutely worth for money we paid. The owner, Mr. Manolis is very nice and helpfull man. We had sea view room, first floor, with nice terrace. Well, it would be better solution to have some privacy at the terrace, but it wasn't so big problem. Room: not big, but... More 

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emmanouhl_p, Owner at Hotel Babis, responded to this review

Thank you for spending some time to write a few words about Hotel Babis. I hope to see you again some time in the future. Manolis More 

Medford, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2013

Clean rooms with comfortable beds. Very friendly service. No pool but the beach is close without having to cross busy streets. There are several taverns near by for lunch and dinner. Breakfast is a steal if you book it together with you room , otherwise you need to order it the day before. Public transportation into town is right next... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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1 review
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Friendly people! Greek hospitality!Comfortable hotel,light clean rooms, snow-light bed-clothes and towels! I lived in the room with seaview, it was so nice to have a breath of fresh sea air! So close to sea. There are beautiful and unusual flowers around.The great place to forget about everyday worries and problems.I recommend this perfect hotel to everyone.

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Bodo, Norway
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2012

Familyrun hotel With great hospitality. The manager was very friendly and helpful With advices for the trip. Clean rooms without the cheap glam stuff. Beach nearby. Mr. babis jr: You dont need a pool. Your service and the Rooms are god enough. Nice, clean and decent, and very good for the money!

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Thank Olaf J
Athens
1 review
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Great hospitality...easy to find,near the city,i recomment it for your holidays. I hope see you again soon Babis Greetings to you all,we allready miss you.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 100 metres from Skaleta Beach and a 10-minute drive from the medieval city of Rethymno, Babis Hotel features air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi. The hotel offers breakfast and a bar.Each room at the Hotel Babis is equipped with a TV and radio. A fridge is standard. All units feature a balcony with garden views.Breakfast with local products is served daily in the dining room. The hotel bar serves drinks and coffee throughout the day.The area of Skaleta has shops and water sports facilities. Boats to the nearby sea caves depart just a 5-minute walk from the Hotel Babis. The famous Arkadi Monastery is at 9 km. Free private parking is possible on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Babis

Address: Skaleta | PB-5167, Skaleta, Crete 741 00, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Skaleta
Price Range: £23 - £38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Babis 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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Hotel Babis Crete/Rethymnon Prefecture
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Skaleta
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