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Minos Hotel

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#21 of 169 Hotels in Rethymnon
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We stayed in October and had booked a superior room but were upgraded to a de luxe room overlooking main pool and with a sea view.The reception area was quite impressive and check in was friendly and quick.The room had a huge double bed ,good sized tv with a dvd and blu ray players ,wi fi was good.It was cleaned...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear drg1945, We are all very happy knowing that you and your had a wonderful stay with us. We would like to thank you for having chosen our hotel and mentioning our friendly staff, good culinary and the cleanliness of our hotel. Hopefully your travels will bring you back to Rethymnon and we hope you will choose to stay with...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

In September we went to the Minos for the fifth consecutive year. Previously we had been to Crete in June. September still had hot weather. We have reviewed this holiday four times previously and have always been very congratulatory. Yet again, we were not disappointed. This is the most welcoming, user-friendly hotel we have ever used. Furthermore, the people in...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear NeilW382, Thank you very much for sharing your impressions of our hotel online. We appreciate your loyalty and your trust in our hotel and our staff. Guest satisfaction is always our highest aim and we do whatever we can to achieve this at all times. We sincerely await the opportunity to welcome you once again! Sunny Regards, Your Hotel...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

really good hotel and although previous reviewers have mentioned the location and how it is situated on a busy road this in no way detracts from the hotel , we thoroughly enjoyed our 2 week stay there, the staff are extremely friendly and helpful, the rooms and indeed the whole hotel was spotless , the food both at breakfast and...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alex F, Thank you for taking the time to comment and share your experience. It is a delight to know that you were especially satisfied with the clean room, the delicious culinary as we always do our utmost to accommodate our guest’s needs. We also, thank you for praising our location and the beautiful view which promote relaxation. Minos...

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We had a deluxe room which although on the small side was very adequate for our needs; it was cleaned to a high standard on a daily basis. We especially enjoyed the breakfasts which offered a great variety of hot and cold food-omelettes cooked to order by the entertaining chef. These could be enjoyed by the poolside or indoors. Some...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear argybargy213, What a pleasure to respond to comments such as yours. We are pleased to have been able to answer all your expectations and you have passed such a fun time with us. A big thank you for your excellent rating and we hope to see you soon. Hearty regards Your Hotel Minos Team

Castleford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Just returned from at week at the Minos , excellent hotel so much choice in the restaurant the food was lovely cannot fault it at all. Very clean and well presented. Towels and bed linen changed frequently. Its biggest asset is their staff, really out to please and always with a smile. Nice welcome package of wine and fruit in...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear richanddot, Thank you for honest feedback of your holiday at Minos Hotel. We are happy to know that you had a good holiday and enjoyed cleanliness, the impeccable service provided by our friendly staff, and the varied choice of food. Thank you and look forward to seeing you soon. Sunny Regards from Crete, Your Hotel Minos Team

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 12 days and really enjoyed it. Our room was rather small, but had all the necessary accommodations. We could see the sea over a few rooftops but mainly looked out over the pool and a terrace. The pool is rather shallow, but perfect to cool off in. A lot of sunbeds around it. Breakfast and dinner...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear WillemvZ, Thank you for writing a review following your recent stay at Hotel Minos. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your holiday and that we met all your expectations and wishes. We thank you for being our guest and we are looking forward to welcoming you back very soon again. Kind regards Your Hotel Minos Team

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Just returned from an 11 night holiday, super hotel, staff are all very nice and friendly. Pity the bathrooms are not a little bigger. Rooms cleaned and towels changed every day. Would holiday here again, no problem. Only a few minutes walk to the beach, if you go left to the beds opposite the Poseidon Bar (they are bright green)...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gladi54, Thank you for sharing your Minos Hotel experience with fellow TripAdvisor readers. Your description will for sure help the readers to get an idea of what to expect. It is a great pleasure for us to read that you had an excellent holiday in our hotel. We are very happy that you could enjoy our great food, location,...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Just returned from a week at the Minos hotel. Very pleased with our accommodation friendly staff. Clean, comfortable, food was good buffet style. Freshly cooked eggs and bacon at breakfast. In our room we had free fridge, and tea making . Internet was also free. To our surprise there was no sunbed reserving at this hotel. You vould get a...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 455sue455, We would like to thank you for your positive review and your kind words. We are truly delighted to read that you enjoyed our big swimming pool, delicious cuisine and our location. Minos Hotel is only a short stroll from the sandy beach and local sights. Our team is happy that you had a lovely stay here in...

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for 10 days. Very friendly staff, rooms are cleaned everyday, 2 swimming pools. It's close to the beach and about 15 minutes walk from the old harbour. It's close to a busy road but the rooms are very well isolated, there's also music during the day that made us forget about the road. The air cond does...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Happy Guest, Thank you for your feedback and that you have taken the time to describe your impressions. We also would like to thank you for having chosen our hotel and mentioning our friendly staff and the cleanliness of our hotel. Your praises regarding our culinary and service will be shared with the entire team. Your words are really...

Chorley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was our second visit to Hotel Minos, the first was 5 years ago and the public areas have been refurbished and updated. This hotel exudes old fashioned values in the best sense of the word. The staff are all without exception nice people and very efficient. The cleaning staff are always beavering away and the hotel public areas positively...

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MINOS H, Manager at Minos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Twojays_10, Thank you for your feedback and that you have taken the time to describe your impressions. It was a real pleasure having you as our regular guests. Thanks for your trust and loyalty! We are delighted to hear that you also were fully satisfied with our culinary offer. We were also delighted to read that you enjoyed our...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Minos Hotel is a 4 star luxurious complex superbly located, 2 minutes away from the beautiful awarded with blue flag sandy beach of Rethymnon and a short walk from the attractions and the historic centre. The friendly and professional staff reflecting the traditional Cretan hospitality will make you want to return. During the 35 years of its operation, Minos Hotel has succeeded in gaining the guests' trust and a good reputation in the European market. The great number of repeaters guests shows the high standard service and the warm, friendly and family atmosphere the hotel has. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Minos Hotel

Address: 5 Machiton Scholis Chorofilakis, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Rethymnon
Price Range: £42 - £82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Minos Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 175
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Also Known As:
Minos Hotel Rethymnon
Minos Hotel Crete/Rethymnon
Hotel Style:
#14 Luxury Hotel in Rethymnon
#27 Family Hotel in Rethymnon
#40 Romantic Hotel in Rethymnon
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“Rooms overlooking the main pool offer the best views”
 of 5 bubbles drg1945, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Overlooking the pool”
 of 5 bubbles NeilW382, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“High up and over the pool”
 of 5 bubbles argybargy213, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pool view,”
 of 5 bubbles 455sue455, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Have a higher floor so the sea is visible and ask for pool view so it avoids a fan noise at the rear of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Twojays_10, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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