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Kanakis Apartments

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#2 of 61 apartments in Rethymnon
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KANAKIS Apts are ideally situated by the sea, conveniently located by the main road with easy access to both Rethymnon and Chania, and places between. The family-run enterprise offers a warm and heartily atmosphere of real Cretan hospitality. The site has a swimming pool with separate children's pool surrounded by sunbeds and umbrellas. You can enjoy a swim at the pool or take a long walk on the beach. Sit at the snack bar or by the balcony and enjoy your coffee or drink whilst watching the amazing sunset over the Cretan sea.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar / lounge
Beach
Canoeing
Books, DVDs, music for children
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Secured parking
Wifi
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Fence around pool
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Snack bar
Wine / champagne
Snorkelling
Board games / puzzles
Kids pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Soundproof rooms
Air conditioning
Private beach
Housekeeping
Safe
Kitchenette
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Telephone
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Refrigerator
Kitchenware
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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HOTEL CLASS
2.0 of 5 stars
HOTEL STYLE
Family
Romantic
Languages Spoken
English, French, Greek
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Garlae G wrote a review Jul 2023
3 contributions3 helpful votes
The hôtel is located on a very noisy road. You heard trucks all the night. The room are small and old. It's not a good hôtel. Good sea view but you have the sale view in all off other hôtel. Dont book
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Date of stay: June 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Elisa wrote a review Oct 2022
Beijing, China46 contributions10 helpful votes
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A perfect family vacation. Not only the apartment was perfect but also the location. Beautiful view and high quality taverns in walking distance. We rented a car to to drive around and shop for groceries- we had the family apartment. The hotel owned beach was perfect for little kids (ours 5 and 3) and the owners and employees were very friendly and welcoming! It was by far the most relaxing vacation I’ve had since having kids, thanks to the kanakas team( kids pool next to the grown up pool). We just booked our stay for August 2023!!! Looking forward to it!!
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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VTSalsaTech wrote a review Jul 2022
20 contributions6 helpful votes
Fantastic stay with the most amazing hosts. The level of service is really outstanding! I really recommend this hotel if you are looking for a peaceful place with a great (and super clean) beach. The rooms are very clean as well and the breakfast is very generous with tons of healthy options as well. We came with two young kids and they really made an effort to comfortable as well. This is a clear 5/5 star hotel!
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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899ingo wrote a review Oct 2020
1 contribution2 helpful votes
First of all i want to thank Katharina, Maria and Matt, we spend some very relaxing and wonderfull days at kanakis Apartments. Maria, Matt and Katharina make us feel at home. We take a greek breakfest which i would recomend to all, and the best Thing is that Katharina Cooks every day a typical greek dinner which is really fanastic. We do not have to go out to find excellent good greek cooking.Also kanakis Apartments has a very clean and nice pool and a private beach where we have relaxed many times. If you want to make any excursion Matt and Maria have very good tipps...including Restaurants in Chania or Rethymnon or beaches or monastires. They offer very good food with here own olive oil which we also bought in the oil factory of Marias brother. All in all we have to say that we can warmly recomend this Apartments, don`t miss the White wine, the cafe fredo, and the gin Tonic from Matt. :) best regards to all persons from kanakis app. who made our Family holliday such a wonderfull stay we have a Family room at the first floor which was very clean and comfortable, the only Thing was the street at night which could be in some cases (Trucks or busses) a little bit noisy. I think we will recomend a room which has beach side , there you have a fantastic view at the see and the beach. But all rooms are big and comfortable.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Katarzyna K wrote a review Sept 2020
2 contributions3 helpful votes
The hosts are very nice, helpful people. When my husband fell very ill and we couldn't come they showed their understanding and agreed to change the dates of our stay, although they didn't have to. I am very grateful for this and look forward to visit them on a new date. Apart from that they speak very good English and the correspondence was very professional.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Julie wrote a review Jul 2020
Berlin, Germany5 contributions2 helpful votes
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We had a wonderful 2 weeks holidays at kanakis apartments. We were there to celebrate the wedding of my sister in law in creta. The location of the hotel is really good direct at the sea with small private beach and swimming pool. It is 15 min from the city of rerhymno, really cute with plenty of restaurants. There is also a good taverna next to the hotel and it is also possible to have breakfast, lunch and dinner. The hotel, the pool and the rooms are really clean. The pool is really fantastic and warm. Our room was cleaned everyday even thought we were always sleeping late. We had a room with sea view and enjoyed it really much. Kiki at the reception was also cooking for us all the time. The food was delicious and she was super flexible with us and especially our 2 boys (4,6). She organised and cooked a dinner for my 40th birthday for 17 guests and it was delicious! We were so happy with our stay that we will come back in 2 weeks as our holidays in mallorca were cancelled. See you soon and thank you! Julie, Christian, Joshua, Charles
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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balfes269713 wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution2 helpful votes
I spent a week at Kanakis Apartments with my wife and two kids (14 and 15) in autumn 2019. We enjoyed the stay very much, especially the friendly atmosphere of the family run hotel. Location is good with a small beach and nice pool - although we didn't use it at this time of year. The place is very clean and simple but comfortable.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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yael k wrote a review Oct 2019
5 contributions15 helpful votes
A small apartment hotel run by a lovely family. A hearty and helpful attitude, a luxurious breakfast with treats made by the family mother. I also recommend the delicious home-cooked dinner. The courtyard is lovely with nice and well-kept corners for sitting by the sea and a small private beach. Located on the main road which is on the back front and not at all noticeable, the apartments are well insulated by noise. The rooms are very simple, good cleanliness, unfortunately we did not have a double bed room which was a disadvantage for us. The shower is small and it is desirable to shorten the shower curtain too long.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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anouck2307 wrote a review Oct 2019
Brussels, Belgium21 contributions31 helpful votes
This family hotel has everything you need for a wonderful stay: superb views, swimming pool (large and small for children), beach, deckchairs, terraces... The staff is very friendly and efficient. He does everything he can to make your stay unforgettable. Mama Katharina's dishes are delicious. In short, this is the third time we have returned and we hope to return again very soon. Thank you and congratulations Maria, Matt and Mama Katharina.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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bgause954837 wrote a review Sept 2019
1 contribution2 helpful votes
A family make your holiday to feel like in a paradise, everything is perfect, service, breakfast, pool, little own beach, view to the sea, you can reach a lot of points and will get maps, recommmends and so on.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: with view in directly to pool and sea
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£49 - £77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
GreeceCreteRethymnon PrefectureRethymnon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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Frequently Asked Questions about Kanakis Apartments
Which popular attractions are close to Kanakis Apartments?
Nearby attractions include Mari Beach Parties (3.3 miles), Episkopi Beach (1.5 miles), and Piges Argiroupolis (4.9 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Kanakis Apartments?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Kanakis Apartments?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Kanakis Apartments?
Guests can enjoy a lounge, breakfast, and a snack bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Kanakis Apartments?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Kanakis Apartments?
Conveniently located restaurants include Giannikos Traditional Taverna, Tavern Androulidakis, and Kali Kardia Taverna.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Kanakis Apartments?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are pets allowed at Kanakis Apartments?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Kanakis Apartments?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, and Greek.
Are there any historical sites close to Kanakis Apartments?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Monastery of Prophet Elias (4.8 miles).
Is Kanakis Apartments accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.