Friendly reception. Breakfast room is nothing to write home about but the breakfast is - creamy yogurt with cherries or honey, fresh bread, cheese, cake, coffee, fresh orange juice. Don't stay here if you can't handle walking up lts of stairs, no lifts. Room was not big, but sufficient, with charcter. The view is a bit cut of from roofs in front, but we could see the water and building in main harbour area. Bathrrom and shower cubicle very small. Reception closes at 9:30pm.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Our Hotel, an imposing, tall, 600 year old building, has gathered a rich history over the passing of the centuries. During the days of Turkish Rule, the building housed members of high ranking Turkish military who made many changes to the buildings architecture - even built a Hamam.In the garden and next to that, a room to secure their slaves (where you can still see the metallic rings nailed to the walls). In the beginning of the 19th Century, the building was used as a French embassy and later was inhabited by the great Greek political figure, Eleftherios Venizelos, who also used it as his political offices until his move to Athens, when he took power as Prime Minister of Greece. The Hotel has 10 beautiful rooms - the 2 of which are maisonettes - fully restored and traditionally decorated to provide our guests with an especially warm and welcome feeling. All rooms have modern conveniences (WC, telephone, TV, mini-bar, air-conditioning and Central Heating in winter) ensuring our guests have a comfortable and enjoyable stay. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Porto Del Colombo Hotel Crete/Chania