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Sofia Hotel

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  • Excellent24%
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  • Average15%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

I don't know if I've ever been a guest at a more accommodating hotel. We arrived late after flying into Heraklion. The hotel is easily accessed, has clean rooms and a huge complementary breakfast. The staff went out of their way to accommodate my need...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

We arrived in the early hours of the morning on a flight from Gatwick just for one night en route to Rethymno hoping that there would be no checking in complications at that time. The staff were efficient and welcoming and the hotel was well...More

Thank Effie480
Reviewed 27 June 2016

It's always good to revisit and update so here's the latest on my favourite hotel in Heraklion. We stayed there recently while travelling across the island and I'm delighted to tell you that it's as good as ever and better in some respects! There are...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this lovely family run hotel for a week while on holiday in Crete, it was very well situated for visiting attractions and for the airport, although the planes didn't disturb us at all! The staff were all very polite and helpful and...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

We are so grateful to Sofia Hotel as we missed our flight home due to a medical issue and arrived at 4am without a reservation. The guy in reception was so helpful and we were given a room and although the hotel was full the...More

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Pool
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Concierge
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$69 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#12 Family Hotel in Heraklion
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$69 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Heraklion
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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13 May 2018|
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Response from luluandharry | Reviewed this property |
Hi no free shuttle service from this hotel but it’s so easy to go down the road and get the airport bus it’s very cheap or you can walk from the hotel. Will take you about 20 minutes.
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Claire S
11 February 2018|
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Great thanks .
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sabah s
16 September 2016|
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Response from MichaelJC747 | Reviewed this property |
The ancient site of Knossos is well worth a visit and can be accessed from the main bus station by local bus, there are also museums, galleries and old churches that are worth a visit. The town centre of Heraklion is packed... More
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"rooms facing away from the airport"
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"Room 220 is large has a balcony (good for drying clothes) and faces in the opposite direction to the airport."
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"All rooms are pretty well sound-proofed, despite what some here may say, unless of course they have a..."
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"Rooms to the South, as the airplanes pass North"
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