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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2013

I have not been to this hotel but I almost made the mistake of booking it. According to the map on tripadvisor or any other site, it is stated to be in Chania Town but it's not, it's in Kolymbari. It looks really nice and I really wanted to book 2 nights here but I'm sad it's so far. Check...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2012

We had a five days holiday in this real beach hotel. The beach is bebble and the water crystal clear. Our beach front junior Suite was a really luxurious room with huge space and a balcony with fantastic ocean view. The restaurant was quite small but the food variety and quality are more than enough to satisfy any apetite. The...

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2Thank Jane L
Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 26 October 2012

The hotel is located by the sea. It has its own beach, but in most rocky. Near the beach there is a bar with a swimming pool, which is distributed along the entire hotel. It is a beautiful sight. Meals are good and there is so much choice. At the beach bar makes good drinks service. Next to the hotel...

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1Thank poltramp
Ayr
Reviewed 24 October 2012

We initially booked the Cavo Spada Hotel - a sister hotel, but was told at the last minute that it was closing early. So was moved to this hotel. This is such a lovely hotel, it's a pity the village is so quiet, but it makes it ideal if your there for a romantic couples holiday. This is not a...

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2Thank Ronnie M
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 16 October 2012

Location is terrible (in a rundown alley and 45 minute bus ride away from anything relevant). However, the 3 local restaurants have great food. The beach is easily the worst in Crete. Large stones make up the beach and it's brutally painful to get to the water. The Hotel is very dirty and hasn't been cleaned (other than the sheets)...

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Reviewed 15 October 2012

We had fantastic one week holiday on Grand Bay Beach Resort hotel, starting from 30th of August. Check-in and -out was really fast and nice. We had junior suite and did enjoy so much about that. Pool and chance to swim also on the ocean was very nice, they are very close and there were not too many people so...

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1Thank Sabrina L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2012

My family and I had a great time at the Grand Bay Beach Resort, the hotel is quite small and located in a quiet area perfect for relaxing and families. The Staff were all very helpful and friendly and the food was great, lots to chose from. We had intensionally booked two standard rooms for my husband and I and...

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2Thank jraagas
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 5 October 2012

On arrival to the hotel it was very early in the nmorning and very tired. Once at check in the gentleman was very nice and check in was very quick and efficient. We had a swim up room and was very easy to find even in the dark. The view from this room is amazing and location is really good...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2012

this hotel has a fantastic location, right on the beach. We booked a double sea view room, that was a few steps away from the beach and had uninterrupted sea views. You can pay a lot more for a sea facing view with shared private access, with 5 other rooms, to an infinity pool. our room was in the same...

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Castile and Leon, Spain
Reviewed 30 September 2012

The hotel is very well kept, clean and in a quiet town, by the sea; the area is nice, and you can feel "real Crete", not only touristic resorts. All the rooms have garden or sea view. Our room was quite big, with a balcony, comfy bed, bath amenities, etc.The staff, kind and efficient. The main pool (infinity pool) is...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Like an island within an island, this is GRAND BAY BEACH RESORT. Understated design, attention to detail, instinctive hospitality, tasteful food and a personalised approach are only a few of the ingredients which make our small "island" a very special getaway, ideal for those who seek tranquillity and calmness, excellent cuisine, and upgraded spaces and services.GRAND BAY BEACH RESORT is located directly on the 3 km long beach of the scenic fishing village of Kolymbari, amongst scenery of unparalleled beauty, and near settlements that retain their traditional Cretan character, just 23 km west of the most picturesque town of Crete, Chania and about 35km away from its international airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bay Beach Resort

Address: Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 73006, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Platanias > Kolymbari
Price Range: $128 - $334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Bay Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Grand Bay Beach Hotel Chania Town
Grand Bay Beach Resort Crete/Kolymbari
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kolymbari
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kolymbari
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kolymbari
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