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Akti Olous Hotel

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Akti Olous is recently renovated, a family-run hotel ideal for those of all ages, looking for comfortable accommodation in a cosy environment. The hotel is located directly on the thick sandy beach in the bay of Elounda, only 300 m from the village of Elounda, its small harbour and shopping area. The location of the hotel provides a relaxed holiday, with stunning panoramic view from the roof top pool.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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77Somewhat walkable
Grade: 77 out of 100
17Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
6Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
100Room tips
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The room was beautiful, the hotel was spotlessly clean. Lovely location, away from the village but not too far to walk in every morning for a stroll. Fabulous tavernas nearby. A small private beach over the road, but close to the main beach in the village of Elounda. Lots of
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We (two couples) enjoyed a fantastic week in Elounda, (in itself a delightful port) at the Atki Oulos. A family owned hotel with a tiny private beach across a very quiet road. No disco. Rooftop pool. The rooms are small but fully functioning, modern and spotlessly clean. Any
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The Akti Olous is an excellent hotel in a lovely location. It’s clean and modern although rooms are not large they are adequate. The pool area is good as is the very small beach area. We had breakfast that had everything you could wish for in a lovely sett8ng. The staff are
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We spent there five days in the last week of October. Our room was of decent size, not small but also not big. Since we were away during most of the day, it really did not matter. The room was clean and the ladies cleaning the room were extremelly kind. The hotel is located some
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We recently stayed here for a week, as has been said before the rooms are small but are clean & have everything you require, the views from most of the balconies are awful, so small & we looked onto the side of another building. The breakfasts are plentiful but are not stocked
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The Double Room With Balcony and Side Seaview at the Akti Olous Hotel
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Elounda View
The view from the Balcony of room 117
Akti Olous, view from north-facing room
Dear Guest, Thank you for your message. We kindly inform you that there are lifts to all our rooms and swimming pool area as well. To reach the pool there are 4 steps. Also city center is just 700 meters distance from our hotel. Kind Regards
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Its a couple of hours bus ride from the airport so a bit of a trek. Unsure how much as we had transfer included with holiday
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Does this hotel have a lift.
Yes it has 3 lifts, 1 in the main building,1 in the annex to all floors and 1 glass lift on the outside of the hotel up to the Sky Bar.
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There is a page called we live Eloúnda on face book ! People who go year upon year ! I have never been this time of year , but looking on this page it is still warm with some over cast days ! And cardigan at night ! I thing there is s laundering service behind the hotel across from the super market! Ask popi who is at breakfast and in the sky later , after breakfast! You can ask anyone there where thinks are everyone in the the village are really helpful! Enjoy x
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Best room on garden side
"Corner room has a good view of the sea."
"I did request a sea view but it was very limited, rooms have the best view on the front or left hand side of the hotel."
"request sea view but it will cost you"
"Main building, sea views...…...annexe rooms are slightly larger but poor or non-existent views."
"Room 342 side sea view sunny evenings on balcony"
US$61 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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