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The Island Hotel

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Overview
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Vlihadas Street, Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete 700 14 Greece See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Adult pool
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
298
Price range
US$111 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Pantheon Palace Beach Hotel
Also Known As
Pantheon Palace Beach Gouves
,
Hotel Pantheon Palace Beach
Location
Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Gouves > Kato Gouves
Location
Full view
52Somewhat walkable
Grade: 52 out of 100
27Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
9Attractionswithin 0,5 km
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Traveller (1 827)
Pool & Beach (362)
Room & Suite (307)
Dining (115)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Reviews (2 244)
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All reviews tholos bar thomson reps sea view across the road main pool free safe veranda bar shared pool breakfast and dinner open plan lovely hotel relaxing holiday relaxing pool free bottle buffet style bottle of water low key
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Reviewed yesterday

first visit to this island, beautiful hotel staff very friendly and helpful, . We went half board buffet style meals on the whole very good but sometimes the food could have been hotter especially the bacon in the morning. If you send out laundry very...More

Thank Chrissie H
Reviewed yesterday

Arrived early October for two weeks, first impressions, very clean and well run Hotel. Check in was quick, paying our ROOM tax upfront. Our room was a cool room with Sea view, well presented and spacious, I think it is a refurbished older room, this...More

Thank davewelly
Response from The_GDM_Island_Hotel, Public Relations Manager at The Island HotelResponded today

Dear Davewelly, Thank you for your positive and thorough review. Your kind words gives us great pleasure, especially the part about our friendly and professional staff, our spacious rooms, the entertainment program, the hotel grounds and our great sea front location. Please rest assured that...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We’ve stayed here already two holidays and can’t imagine we will not be coming back for at least two more in this lifetime! Stylish, peaceful and very relaxing atmosphere. Staff is so incredibly sweet and nice. Food is absolutely incredible! As vegetarians/vegans it’s sometimes not...More

1  Thank Amarylis J
Response from The_GDM_Island_Hotel, Public Relations Manager at The Island HotelResponded today

Dear Amarylis J, Thank you so much for writing this praising review and for returning to The Island hotel once again! Our hotel is indeed a peaceful and relaxing place and our goal is to enhance that experience even more with our services and amenities....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

2nd visit this year to the most wonderful hotel ever. As soon as we got off the coach we felt we were (cliche) back home. The reception staff are remarkable. Each and every one is like the friend next door. Nothing is too much trouble....More

Thank Sue T
Response from The_GDM_Island_Hotel, Public Relations Manager at The Island HotelResponded today

Dearest Sue T, What a fantastic review! Reviews like yours, showing us how much you enjoyed your stay, are the best reward we can receive, and they give us the motivation to continue to strive to provide services of unparalleled quality to our valued guests....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Oh Boy did we need our holiday .....after a 1 day delay and the most horrendous journey experience (courtesy of Norwegian....just the worst ever) ! The welcome to this awesome hotel was emotional and full of kindness. It is a place that makes us feel...More

3  Thank lizziegoddess
Response from The_GDM_Island_Hotel, General Manager at The Island HotelResponded today

Dearest lizziegoddess, Thank you so much for this amazing review! It warms our hearts to know that we managed to make you feel “on top of the world” during your stay here and that you had the relaxing and rejuvenating holidays you need for! Thank...More

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boothsusan1
12 September 2018|
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Response from Mick C | Reviewed this property |
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LESLEY N
8 September 2018|
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Response from The_GDM_Island_Hotel | Property representative |
Kalispera Lesley N, Thank you for your interest in The Island Hotel. We don't provide irons and boards in the rooms, but upon your request we do bring these to the guests room and collect them again when you are... More
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hadenuff2016
4 September 2018|
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Response from Sara V | Reviewed this property |
No charge for the safe or beach towels. The pools are deep, only one has steps down and a small shallow area. Tea and coffee is brought to you at breakfast. My room was immaculate, the bathroom had a bath with shower over... More
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Room Tips
"Rooms in main building. We had room 134 (first floor) which was very quiet, with sea view."
678suet
6 days ago
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"Sea view.......every-time !"
lizziegoddess
6 days ago
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"Sea and pool view if you can afford it"
sarahrS4044EM
1 week ago
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"you may take the wrong turning if you have a room not in the main building. After 7 days I still got lost"
334marieg
2 weeks ago
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