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    Country Hotel Velani

    46 Velani | P.O. Box 46, Avdou, Crete 700 05, Greece
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Visited Avdou with almost all my family in October 2016. Country hotel Velani is a gem, especially when you visit outside the peak summer seasons and want to enjoy the wonderful countryside of Crete. It overlooks the very nice village of Avdou, with its extremely...More

    Thank PeripateticJohn
    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    We spent one night here during our recent trip to Crete with the granparents guarding our daughter down on the coast, and what a marvellous experience we had! Everybody here is extremely forthcoming, we could discuss our hiking route with the hosts so they knew...More

    Thank Marcel W
    Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

    Sabine and Her family are the most welcoming hosts. Nothing is too much trouble. They are friendly, warm people who are genuinely interested in your own story and comfort. The hotel is lovely, rustic Cretan charm with a stunning infinity pool and plenty of comfortable...More

    Thank Emma C
    Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

    The velani country club is a great hotel : the service is perfect, the chambers and the view are great! Just be aware the road to up up there is not the easiest one, but it worth it! We enjoy the pool and we were...More

    Thank coslobaitos
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    This is an incredible place with breathtaking views! This is our 3rd trip to Crete, and Velani is definitely a do-over! We will be staying here again during out next trip. The rooms are tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The gardens and pool were carefully...More

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    ioannou007
    2 September 2016|
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    Response from ChrisAtech | Reviewed this property |
    We were never there in summer so I usually exchanged my hiking shorts for jeans. Evenings in April/May and September/October can get a little cool. Also the view from the terrace is so romantic that it's a shame not to dine... More
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    5 July 2015|
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    Response from Sabine R | Property representative |
    October is wonderfull weather for the horse riding. Not to hot but mostly nice sunny days. Rainy days can occur and beach day can occur. In the evenings it cools down.
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    Tiffany C
    31 March 2015|
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    Response from Sabine R | Property representative |
    Hello Tiffany, For more information on the horse riding have a look at HorseRiding.gr. They offer trekking, horse riding holidays, day and 2 hour rides as well as lessons for all levels.
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    "All the rooms have great views."
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    "consider that rooms are spread out and might be 200 meters or so from car."
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    "We stayed in the family room which has two rooms and was perfect for our requirements."
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    "The upper level rooms have a better view over the valley but the lower rooms have more comfortable terraces."
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