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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The breakfast buffets were great but lunch and dinner should be avoided here as it is expensive and not nearly worth the cost. (Two of our dinners were terrible.) There are much better options on the short walk into town. We stayed here because my husband was attending a conference at this location.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all: If you like to take different vacations every year, do not go to Creta Maris, because once you go there, you will never want to visit any other place. We booked an all inclusive package, for 4 nights. The room we (a couple + 1.5 y/o baby) booked was the "Deluxe Bungalow with sea view". The room...

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Creta_Maris, Marketing & PR Manager at Creta Maris Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review and your wonderful comments! We are delighted to read that we exceeded your expectations during your stay at Creta Maris Beach Resort. Moreover, we would like to thank you for the kind words written. We are looking forward to accommodate you again next year and offer another memorable holidays’ experience! Best...

Herzlia, Israel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Creta Maris is a wonderful Hotel which suited perfecly our needs - adults and 2 kids.There are several swimming pools and a small water park - very calm and quite. Everything is very clean and the hospitality is just perfect! The tourist service recommended us a trip which was beautiful and suited our will perfectly. The cultural performance in the...

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Creta_Maris, Marketing & PR Manager at Creta Maris Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and the kind words written! We are glad that we met your expectations during your stay at Creta Maris Beach Resort. We looking forward to accommodate you again in the future and offer another memorable holidays’ experience! Best Regards, Faye Papaioannou Marketing & PR Manager Creta Maris Beach Resort, Hersonissos, Crete

Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to return to Creta Maris after our first visit which impressed us a lot 4 years ago. It was at the end of August, in charming summer period. The hotel was fully booked by nice and lovely people. I think that Creta Maris is chosen by the persons who really enjoy quality expressed in simple way and cozy...

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Creta_Maris, Marketing & PR Manager at Creta Maris Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback! We are more than happy that you fully enjoyed your holidays in Creta Maris Beach Resort for one more time. We would also like to thank you for your detailed review and all the comments written, as we consider them an important part of our constructive communication. We are looking...

Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

As I sit here writing this review I am wishing I was back at Creta Maris Beach Resort. My family and I including 2 teenage daughters 14 & 16 went to Creta Maris in August 2016. Our flight was delayed and we did not arrive until close to midnight but even so upon arrival we were greeted and our cases...

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Creta_Maris, Marketing & PR Manager at Creta Maris Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are delighted to read that we exceeded your expectations during your stay at Creta Maris Beach Resort. Moreover, we would like to thank you for your comments and the kind words written. We are looking forward to accommodate you again in October and offer another memorable holidays’ experience! Best...

Heraklion, Greece
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best hotels in Chersonisos , and highly recoment for all the island , tradition everywhere, staff dressed traditional ,traditional food choices , very nice viriaty of it , friendly and relaxing all way ,

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Creta_Maris, Marketing & PR Manager at Creta Maris Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share the holidays’ experience you had at Creta Maris Beach Resort with us and the TripAdvisor’s travelers. We are delighted that you enjoyed our Cretan hospitality and are looking forward to accommodate you again in the near future and offer another memorable stay! Best Regards, Faye Papaioannou Marketing &...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to creta maris in september and we had a fantastic and relaxing holiday. We stayed in a bungalow, in the beautiful village. The hotel is perfect if you want that typical greek vibe. The food is very delicious and there's a lot of variety.. We enjoyed that we could go to 4 a la carte restaurants ! We...

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Creta_Maris, Marketing & PR Manager at Creta Maris Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your positive feedback! We are glad that we met your expectations during your stay at Creta Maris Beach Resort. We would also like to thank you for your comments as we consider them an important part of our constructive communication! Please allow us to explain that as it concerns the water, Creta Maris...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me & my partner came here for 18nights & really enjoyed it (we previously came September 2014) irini at the terra building bar & demitris the pool attendant were great we used to have a great laugh with them throughout the whole day. The only complaints would be they seemed to be under staffed in the bars at times the...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for the time you dedicated to share the holidays’ experience you and your partner had at Creta Maris Beach Resort with us and the Tripadvisor’s travelers. We would also like to thank you for your comments and assure you that we will take them into our consideration in order to ameliorate even more our...

Ramat Gan, Israel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a sunbathing holiday accompanied by rich cuisine, drinks, fantastic amenities and alcohol then this is the place for you. We didn't left the hotel for the entire vacation :) and it was pretty much worth it. The hotel is very luxurious located in Hersonissos. We stayed there for 4 days in a bungalow room which was very...

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Creta_Maris, Marketing & PR Manager at Creta Maris Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share the holidays' experience you had at Creta Maris Beach Resort with us and the TripAdvisor’s travelers. We are delighted that we met your expectations during your stay with us! Hope to have the chance to welcome you again in the near future and offer another memorable holidays' experience! Best Regards,...

Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 1 November 2016

TLDR; If you want to have an amazing, luxurious vacation, don't hesitate and go Creta Maris My wife and I arrived this amazing hotel this September for the fifth time and with each time we are more and more amazed. This gigantic hotel is impressively taken after, every location no matter how central or remote fis well thought, from spices...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for the time you dedicated to write this lovely review, regarding Creta Maris Beach Resort. We are more than happy that you fully enjoyed your holidays with us, while we would also like to thank you for mentioning all these wonderful facts about our resort. We are looking forward to accommodate you again in...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Creta Maris Beach Resort in Crete, just 24 km from the Heraklion International Airport is close to Hersonissos, a long sweeping bay of sandy beach and crystal clear water. Creta Maris, a small village with quaint twisting paths, small piazzas filled with the scents and colors of a wide variety of trees and flowers, is a unique combination of Aegean Architecture, Cretan hospitality, green oriented environment, and high quality All Inclusive services. At Creta Maris, the choices for fun, entertainment, sport activities, but also relaxation, exercising and beauty are endless. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Creta Maris Beach Resort

Address: Port of Hersonissos | Hersonissos, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Hersonissos
Price Range: £115 - £304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Creta Maris Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 680
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Also Known As:
Creta Maris Convention And Golf Resort
Creta Maris Convention & Golf Hotel Chersonisos
Creta Maris Convention Hotel
Creta Maris Hotel
Creta Maris Convention Hersonissos
Hotel Creta Maris
Creta Maris Beach Resort Crete, Greece
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Hersonissos
#1 Spa Hotel in Hersonissos
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hersonissos
#2 Business Hotel in Hersonissos
#6 Family Hotel in Hersonissos
#6 Romantic Hotel in Hersonissos
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“Because of the high density of swimming pools, no matter where your room is located you should have a swimming pool nearby.”
 of 5 bubbles tomaor, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Check the view from your room.”
 of 5 bubbles orlyma2016, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bungalow 816 great, close pool. Rooms by sea/beach fab. 816 close to road, hear traffic but not too bad location outweighed inconvenience”
 of 5 bubbles misslindaknox, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a room in the bungalow area with direct sea view. Highly recommendable”
 of 5 bubbles Oliver_1402, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend the bongalos with see view. the mail building is also very good”
 of 5 bubbles 210919672015, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
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