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    Cactus Royal Resort

    Stalis, Crete 70007, Greece
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    23/07/2017 24/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
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          US$503
          US$281
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          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good26%
          • Average9%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “smaller pool” (4 reviews)
          “nice spa” (2 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Pets Allowed
          Spa
          Wheelchair access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 53 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          We spent time in this hotel just right after it was newly opened. My memories are of the highest standard: +the room was very clean, +the dishes delicious and the variety of food was on a good level. There were thematic dinners, we also enjoyed...More

          Thank pawelek8812
          Reviewed 20 December 2016

          Let me start with the location: Stalis looks like the 'Pattaya' of Crete, many cheap shops, car rental companies - but nothing beautiful there. It's just a very cheap holiday location without any style. The hotel itself is very basic, especially the rooms. Cheap furniture,...More

          3  Thank HONkiev
          Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

          situated olny for 25 minutes from Heraklion international airport , Is the best hotel in Stalis. Very good spa, good food , cleam rooms. The staff is wery amable. I hope we come back soon. The wheather is nice in october

          1  Thank Kiss S
          Reviewed 15 October 2016

          Spent a week here in June. Could never get a sun bed by the pool as the towels were there at 7am. The restaurant (buffet) was difficult to negotiate as there was no system to how the food was laid out, people seemed to wander...More

          2  Thank originalneil
          Response from CactusHotels, Kanetou Chrysa - Guestrelations at Cactus Royal ResortResponded 23 October 2016

          Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to evaluate our hotel. We regret that you didn´t like anything at the Cactus Royal, although almost 99% of our guests are very satisfied with the offered food quality the service and most of all the friendliness...More

          Reviewed 17 September 2016

          Fantastic 2 weeks yet again. Thank you Chrysa ! Upgrade to a beautiful suite and welcomed back like old friends. Reception staff professional and check in fast. Suite had everything we could possibly want including welcome gifts. Maitre is a lovely gentleman, keeps everyone happy...More

          4  Thank FREEFAN
          Response from CactusHotels, Kanetou Chrysa - Guestrelations at Cactus Royal ResortResponded 19 September 2016

          Dear guests, thank you for taking the time to evaluate our hotel. We are always pleased to welcome you two wonderful people at our hotel. Everyone here loves you and think of you as a member of our family, so we are doing all our...More

          Cactus Beach Hotel & Bungalows
          494 reviews
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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$168 - US$407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Luxury Hotel in Stalis
          • #4 Spa Hotel in Stalis
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Stalis
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 177
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          • Location
          • Greece >
          • Crete >
          • Heraklion Prefecture >
          • Stalis
          • Also Known As
          • Cactus Royal Resort Stalis, Crete
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          Traveller (276)
          Dining (140)
          Pool & Beach (82)
          Room & Suite (66)
          Hotel & Grounds (330)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          We want to catch a bus from Heraklion airport to the hotel. We've looked at the timetables, but can anyone tell us what the number of the stop nearest to the hotel is please.
          26 September 2016|
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          Response from Clarky1012 | Reviewed this property |
          No 29 is the closest bus stop to the cactus Royal. It is about a 10 minute walk away from the hotel.
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          227anita
          Hi is it possible to upgrade on the drinks package for all inclusive
          5 June 2016|
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          Response from tigger2400 | Reviewed this property |
          Dont know about an upgrade. The wine is only ok! Self service from a dispenser at lunchtime. Waitress service at dinner. You have to catch their eye and ask for a glass. they have red ,rose and white. The pool bar whilst... More
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          Jackcar31
          We are going here next week has the financial problem affected the service etc
          1 August 2015|
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          Response from Warg60 | Reviewed this property |
          We were there in May and everything was fine, I don't think you are likely to have any issues. Great place BTW, tell the restaurant manager Steve and Terri say Hi and we'll be back for more of his wine recommendation next... More
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          "Ask for a higher floor."
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          "Most of the rooms look great, the rooms at the back are naturally quieter."
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          "don't go for one of hte lower ground floor rooms"
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          "We were in room 233 from which you could see the pool and the sea. Very nice room"
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