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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“dinner buffet”(6 reviews)
“sea view”(11 reviews)
“swimming pool”(9 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsdinner buffetsea viewswimming poolbeautiful roomjunior suitean excellent restaurantwatch the sunrisethe ground floorhotel is greatquiet locationhigh seasonbeautiful scenerynice poolwelcome drinkmins walk awaylarge terracethree nights
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This hotel is clean, basic and our hub to visit other beaches. The location was perfect to visit Balos Beach, Elafonisi Beach and Seitan Linania Beach. We never used the beach at the hotel but my husband swam in the pool in the evenings and...More

1  Thank Alexis L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Getting to this beach will take you forever, your car will suffer the worst possible roads in the way and once parked you’ll have to walk for over half an hour... but it’s TOTALLY worth it. Crystal clear waters, several different areas to chill or...More

1  Thank Camper104147
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the visit especially if you like swimming. The ferry was oldish but very clean and served good food & snacks. Bring plenty of water when disembarking on to the beach. Be sure to get back on the ferry on time.

Thank ObiOneKnobie
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We didn’t really get to experience up-close this lovely beach. We drove a rental to the car park, only to find that the last 10-15 km are not paved and therefore it takes more than 30 mins to drive on this last leg of the...More

Thank luciiacob
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Stayed in a Suite at Balos Beach Hotel for 11 nights with our two teenagers. We all loved it. A very quiet location away from other hotels / resorts and perfect if you are looking for peace and quiet and a base to explore Western...More

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About
Hotel class
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
53
Price range
US$51 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balos Beach Hotel Kaliviani
Location
Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Kissamos > Kaliviani
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Traveller (533)
Room & Suite (262)
Pool & Beach (97)
Dining (70)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Valeria T
5 June 2018|
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Response from anaZaventem | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can swim at this beach. The hotel has some sunbeds on the beach. But the blue lagoon is some kilometers away from the hotel and you need wheels to get there. Another nice beach some kilometers away is falassarna.
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Hedi R
8 February 2018|
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Response from Sarah C | Reviewed this property |
There was no animation in October last year.
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melaum
6 January 2018|
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Response from Marc H | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what the difference is. We had a very large and comfortable room with a terrace and sea view
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"Rooms on 2nd or 3rd floor have a better seaview."
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"Great for a family of 5. We were all able to stay together since we had young kids and did not want to split..."
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"We suggest to add small lights in the bed for reading, and towel holders"
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"Don't get an upper floor room if you have a lot of luggage"
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