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Largest supermarket?

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Largest supermarket?


About to holiday a few km from Kolymbari - self catering. Can anyone advise me on the largest supermarket where I can buy my two weeks of food / items etc in one go.

I don't mind a drive to get to a large supermarket.

Thanks :-)

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1. Re: Largest supermarket?


There are 2 supermarkets in Kolymbari.One is right on the main junction(INKA)in the town and is good for fresh meat and the other is about 1//4 mile towards Tavronitis on the left(Carrefour)which is a little bigger but they are nothing like the ones in the UK as such but then if you have a car you can always top up supplies when out and about if need be.

Enjoy your holiday as I think that it is a great part of Crete


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Thank you for your reply - very helpful.

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3. Re: Largest supermarket?

As a rule the closer you are to Chania the larger the supermarkets are. As you head out west from the city, there are 4 Big supermarkets as you get to Kato Daratso, the AB supermarket & Marinopolous(Carrefour) are next to each other, 1 kilometre further west you will find a really big INKA supermarket, and if you turn right, down past the go-cart, mini-golf and the bowling alley there is a LIDL, not as big as INKA but definitely cheaper.

These may be further than you want to go from Kolymbari, but it is the area with which I am most familiar.

Do try and buy fresh fruit and veg locally, shopping in local stores is part of the holiday.

Have a good time.

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4. Re: Largest supermarket?

There is also a Lidl much nearer, on the right between Gerani and Platanias. Also a pretty big supermarket in the centre of Maleme, don't know how it compares with the ones in Kolymbari.

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