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Despina Apartments

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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Poolside Bar
Kitchenette
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 10 days and could not fault the place at all. Perfect location and only 20 minutes from the airport and in the heart of Gouves so lots of bars and restaurants to visit. All of the staff here are not only...More

1  Thank Lou C
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

It's difficult to say anything bad about our stay. But it's quite easy to list off a number of fantastic things about the place. We have stayed for 9 days. And everyday has been wonderful. The room is cleaned everyday. The fridge does not go...More

2  Thank John P
Reviewed 3 June 2017

What a great hotel with bar....we visited during the day with a view to finding somewhere to stay next year. Without a moments hesitation, we were shown around the grounds and a hotel room, unannounced...but so friendly. Hard for us to rate this hotel as...More

1  Thank TraceyHankin
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The room was simple, traditional interior but had everything we needed, a small kitchenette, a clean bathroom, we had 2 bedrooms as I emailed ahead a requested a double bed so they upgraded us to the family room. The air-con was a small extra fee...More

1  Thank Natalie O
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I just loved the Despina Apartments. We stayed in Kato Gouves in July 2015 and & fell in love with the little place so decided to try different accommodation & we weren't disappointed. Small family run apartments, in a brilliant location. Quiet, chilled out &...More

3  Thank Jojo0302
Response from CheckinTravelTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Despina ApartmentsResponded 21 September 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words...We are very pleased you have enjoyed your holidays with us. We hope to see you again soon ! best regards

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About
Description
Despoina apartments is a family run hotel at Gouves, on Europe's southern island of Crete. The resort is just 15 kilometres from "Nikos Kazantzakis" airport and 20 kilometres from the historical centre of More Heraclion. The hotel is situated 100m from the beach and near to lots of restaurants and bars. There are lots of places and archaeological sites around Despoina apartments. 20km to the east is the famous KNOSSOS palace and 7 km to the west is Hersonissos resort, known for its night life. Not far away about 3km is Creta Auarium one of the largest and most modern aquariums in Europe. The combination of the unique location, the relaxing atmosphere and our friendly and personalized service, have established our hotel as one of the most enjoyable holiday choices of Gouves. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$23 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Despina Apartments Gouves
,
Despina Apartments Crete/Kato Gouves
Location
Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Gouves > Kato Gouves
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$23 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Despina Apartments Gouves
,
Despina Apartments Crete/Kato Gouves
Location
Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Gouves > Kato Gouves
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LFCRIB
3 November 2018|
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Response from NorthEast1 | Reviewed this property |
I would say it’s 2 star, it’s not luxurious by anyone’s standards but it’s spotlessly clean & excellent value for money
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LFCRIB
18 October 2018|
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Response from NorthEast1 | Reviewed this property |
I’m sure we paid €6 per night back in June
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KateAlm
16 March 2018|
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Response from Kondimar-Despina | Property representative |
Hello, this is Despina in Gouves-Crete. Not Mykonos. Have fun anyway... kind regards Aris
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"we asked for a double bed (rather than 2 singles) and got the family room, so lots of space - it was quiet..."
95natalieo
21 May 2017
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"we had room 13 over the Bar when you get back from the beach in the afternoon you get the Sun on the..."
Scottie247
23 Aug 2016
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"All the rooms are good but our favorite room above the main entrance .."
50glad
14 Aug 2016
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"All the rooms have balconies, but if you want more privacy, ask for a room on the second floor."
ingridjoh
15 Jul 2016
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