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    Poseidon Hotel

    Sof. Venizelou 61, Heraklion, Crete GR-71307, Greece
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    2018-02-04 2018-02-05
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    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (10)
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good29%
    • Average36%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible3%
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    “basic hotel” (3 reviews)
    “min walk” (3 reviews)
    “short stay” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Meeting Rooms
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 24 reviews

    Reviewed 28 July 2017

    We arrived late at Poseidon which is just a ten minute taxi from the airport. The owners of the hotel were absolutely fantastic hosts bending over backwards for us and giving great advice on local eateries/amenities. Although a little out of town, 20 min walk,...More

    Thank Jethro M
    Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed one night at the poseidon hotel in preparation to travel to santorini as it was close to the ferry terminal. The hotel was very clean and the owner extremely helpful. It was a basic room with bathroom and the bed was surprisingly comfortable. It...More

    Thank sjw4375
    Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

    Wouldn't recommend, had the worst nights sleep with rock hard bed, shower was ok very basic, only good thing is the location only 5-10mins walk to the ferry port and the people at reception desk were friendly.

    Thank citytraveller748
    Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

    I went there for one night and spent literally 7 hours in it. It's very very convenient if you need to take the ferry the next morning (that's how I chose this hotel). The place is very short distance from the port (7 min walk)....More

    Thank Anita061185
    Reviewed 22 June 2016

    We booked this hotel as we had a morning ferry connection. Our room had no air-conditioning and we were told that this was because we had booked a "basic" room through Booking.com. We were given a fan which was totally useless. In the end, the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Price range
    • US$35 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Heraklion
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 177
    • Location
    • Greece >
    • Crete >
    • Heraklion Prefecture >
    • Heraklion
    • Also Known As
    • Poseidon Hotel Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (10)
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    "The aircraft taking off make this a noisy location. Be sure to get an air conditioned room and the noise is..."
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    "Room with a/c and balcony overlooking ferry port"
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    "View over port with balcony"
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    "Rooms at front have good views, afternoon sun is hot and good for laundry."
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