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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Chania Town, Chania Prefecture, Crete

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Fran P
Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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“Fabulous”
Reviewed 12 November 2013 for a stay in October 2013

As everyone else has said before - this place is a gem. Spotlessley clean and looks just like the website pictures. Giannis spoke excellent English and was very helpful - even meeting us at the public car park and helping to carry our bags to the house through the charming narrow streets. This was a family holiday at October half term for someone's big birthday and we had a great time. Kores is the perfect base to return to after a long day of sightseeing and if you are tired, the harbour and excellent restaurants are only a few steps away. We agree that Tamam is one of the best - but try Portes too! Also, don't forget to visit Maria's shop at the bottom of the house steps (slightly more unusual things than most gift shops). Another lovely person speaking good English. We will definitely return.

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Visit was for: Leisure
Travelling group: Family
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Edinburgh
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10 reviews
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“Just perfect!”
Reviewed 10 November 2013 for a stay in October 2013

This wonderful property (we stayed in Ekaterini), is just as perfect as it looks in all the photographs; beautifully furnished and presented, and in quite the most perfect location in Chania old town, near to the harbour and convenient for wandering around all the charming lanes with their restaurants, coffee shops, and craft and clothes shops. The terraces, both on the ground floor and the roof are just magical, and we had the added bonus of finding two sweet little kittens under one of the garden bushes. Giannis was very welcoming and helpful, and we would love to come back and stay again in this delightful property.
Catherine and Sam

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Travelling group: Couples
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GerryNude...
Hinckley
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39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“An absolute pleasure”
Reviewed 26 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013

I have rarely considered making an offer to buy any property I have ever stayed but if this ever comes on the market..................................let me know!
Have little to add to previous reviews highlighting the location and the aesthetics other than they are accurate. Stayed here with my wife, father and teenage daughter who all adored the living space that has been created by Gianni. We stayed toward the end of October when the "season" was coming to an end. This meant no difficulty in dining in any of the very good restaurants within a very short distance. Temperatures were still very pleasurable (mid 20s) allowing us to breakfast outside on the terrace every morning. We hired a car to see more of the island and whilst there is no allocated parking with this villa there are 2 car parks within 5 minutes walk. A lack of large fluffy towels would not prevent me from recommending this accommodation.

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Visit was for: Leisure
Travelling group: Family
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PurpleAng...
London, England
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26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Marvellous accommodation, marvellous holiday”
Reviewed 16 September 2013 for a stay in October 2012

Hard to imagine this being bettered. Beautiful well equipped, spacious apartment, full of character. There is a delightful shady breakfast spot outside, comfortable kitchen/dining/sitting room and for the evenings (or sunbathing afternoons), a roof terrace with views over the old town to the harbour. Very centrally located with lots of shops/restaurants nearby - yet quiet.

P.S. This is a retrospective review - we stayed in Ekaterini in Aug/Sept 2012 for 13 nights.

Visit was for: Leisure
Travelling group: Couples
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Samantha...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“The Perfect Home in a Perfect Town”
Reviewed 24 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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We spent 4 days in Kores Boutique House and it really could not have been bettered. It has been beautifully and sympathetically developed to offer a wonderful family space in a typically traditional area which is not too touristy.

Giannis and his lovely wife and daughter were more than helpful and their assistance from initial booking through to seeing us off with gifts for our children was exemplary!

The rooms as spacious and modern with air conditioning throughout and the two outdoor terraces are just perfect for sitting and watching the locals go about their day and tourist come and go.

All of the Tavernas within a 2 minute walk from the house offer great food and service and the walk to the bustling and lively harbour with it's restaurants and bars is just as close and comes alive at night with lights and music.

We had a wonderful stay before heading up to the mountains and will definitely be back as we have promised our gorgeous Kores House neighbour Maria!!!

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NJswampdr...
New Jersey
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Home in Chania”
Reviewed 9 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

Giannis has done a great job turning this old Venetian home into 2 charming apartments. We stayed in Aspasia for 3 days. We wish we could have stayed here for our entire stay in Chania. The building is on the old city wall, w/ an entrance also on one of the pedestrian lanes. There are 2 separate, large outdoor spaces to enjoy. The rooftop terrace has a great view of the neighborhood. Everything in the apartment has been modernized while maintaining the old Venetian charm. There are 2 bedrooms, one w/ 2 single beds, one w/ a double bed. There are 3 indoor levels, w/ the bathroom on level 2. Master BR is on the 3rd level. Due to the historic nature of the building, there are steps and stairs to navigate throughout. It should not be a problem for most, but elderly travelers or those w/ issues climbing stairs may have difficulty. However, any lodging in the old part of town will have likely have the same issue. These are really old buildings. Giannis also left us w/ coffee and a complimentary bottle of wine. He was quick to respond w/ any queries and met us to help us w/ our luggage. We really enjoyed staying here and would love to return.

If you stay here, be sure to say hello to the shop owner across the way. Maria is very nice and has some nice jewelry and unique gifts. She is a font of information and gave us great suggestions on restaurants like Tamam. She fixed my wife's ring free of charge. I was impressed w/ the Cretan hospitality throughout Chania.

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Reviewed 3 April 2013 for a stay in March 2013

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