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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Stayed here with a tour group and found it to be quite reasonable. Rooms were spacious and clean and the view from the rooftop during the day but especially at night was beautiful, you could even see the acropolis. Location was reasonable, it's only a matter of a few minutes walk to the metro.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Hotel is located between 2 metro stops and makes it very easy to get to other parts of the city in no time. Breakfast is nice and the staff is very friendly and helpful. My double room was excellent, with king size bed and a sofa for guests. Totally worthed the value for the service and accomodation.

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Lake Forest, California
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Rooms were a regular size. Nothing special. Central location, not far from Syntagma Square, just 4 metro stops. Descent breakfast served. Rooftop bar and pool which over looks athens, including views of the Acropolis and Parthenon. Front desk was helpful. Seemed like a very busy hotel.

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CANDIA_HOTEL, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Candia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir Thank you for taking time posting your review. We are looking forward to welcoming you to your next trip to Athens Kind Regards Maria Letsou

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 30 June 2014

I have stayed at the Candia six summers since 2007. Each stay was about 12-14 days. The staff of the hotel are exceptional. From the front desk to the maids there is not only a singular professionalism but, even better, personal attention and geniality. This is not at all an impersonal institution. On the contrary, you can begin to discover...

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Devils Lake, North Dakota
Reviewed 29 June 2014

They have a nice roof top area that have awesome views! It was very clean and affordable it is a long distance from downtown but close to a subway. It was in a nice area with a small square within a few blocks that have great food and drinks for a great price! They have great breakfast and dinner. This...

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Yorkshire UK
Reviewed 21 June 2014

The Candia is slightly out of the centre of Athens near Larissa Railway Statiom (3 metro stops from Syntagma Square). It seems very popular with tour groups and is clean, bright and friendly. The desk staff are all very helpful. Despite criticisms elsewhere, the breakfast is very adequate, with hot and cold choices, which the staff refill continuously (including a...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 16 June 2014

The hotel is just 300 metres from Larissa Metro and is by the main road. So even though the area looked a little dodgy the journey to the hotel from the metro station felt safe. There is a mosque right in front of the hotel so plus points for Muslim travelers and its not far from Omonia Metro Station which...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Hotel was clean, ok size double, roof top pool and bar were best features of hotel. On the subway easy to get to but a difficult walk through roughish areas to get to the city centre overall a good experience.

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CANDIA_HOTEL, Owner at BEST WESTERN Candia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ciara M Thank you for posting your review.On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future. I hope that you will...

Liverpool
Reviewed 5 June 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in June due to us visiting Athens for fertility treatment. We were looking for a hotel were we could relax in the evenings and I had emailed the hotel beforehand asking for a quiet room and again at check in.....we were given room 606 which is right underneath the rooftop bar and opposite the...

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CANDIA_HOTEL, Ιδιοκτήτης at BEST WESTERN Candia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Thank you very much for choosing BW Candia Hotel for your recent stay in Athens and of course for taking time to share your valuable feedback with us. We feel sorry if some of our services were not up to your expectations. We wish we knew earlier (during your stay) so we could alter or avoid any inconvenience....

Reviewed 31 May 2014 via mobile

I arrived at 3am from Barcelona and went straight to my room! Half an hour later I could hear screaming and loud knocks on the door. Travelling alone and in a foreign country I was adamant to open the door. However I did and an older lady with only a bed sheet starting screaming in Greek. Totally shocked I slammed...

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CANDIA_HOTEL, Owner at BEST WESTERN Candia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Thank you for taking time posting your review. The incident mentioned was rather unexpected and quite unclear if it was one of our personnel. In any case we are sorry for any incovience caused. We hope to see you again to one of your future trips to Athens and have the opportunity to offer you better service Kind...

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The BEST WESTERN Candia Hotel is conveniently located in the city center, next to two metro stations and the central railway station. Located near both national highways, makes it ideal as a base for short excursions in Southern and Northern Greece by car or bus. Our multilingual staff is at your disposal 24-hours a day and ready to provide you with all the useful information to make your stay in Athens memorable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Candia Hotel

Address: 40 Diligianni Theodorou, Athens 104 38, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range: $60 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Candia Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 146
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Candia Hotel Athens
Hotel Style:
#60 Luxury Hotel in Athens
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