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Dessole Dolphin Bay

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent ten days at the Dolphin Bay in September. The hotel itself is great, very clean and modern. The food was very good with a great variety and choice and was always plentiful and well cooked and presented. The room we stayed in was fine - it was cleaned/made-up everyday. Plus a bottle of water delivered each day. The... More 

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Hook, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The location was perfect, within easy reach of the small town, where there are shops, bars and restaurants. The resort grounds were kept spotlessly clean as was the communal areas, beach and swimming pools. The food was excellent with plenty of choice even for a fussy eater. I personally didn't get on with the drinks except for the beer, but... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I really enjoyed staying in Doplhin Bay. It's beautiful hotel with many bungalows around. I was staying in one of them and I can't complain. Beautiful complex! 2 swimming pools, nice beach. Food - delicious, big variety, drinks the same. And program everyday - during day you can play football, beach volleyball, boccia, ping-pong,... there are activities in pool etc.... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Just got back from a weeks stay in Dessole Dolphin Bay, the first thing we got was when we got there and went to Reception, was "Oh sorry you English, yes, so sorry we have overbooked the hotel, so can you go and have some lunch, and when you get back, we will order you a cab to take you... More 

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Ivrea, Italy
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I had 2 weeks of holiday here with my 8 years old son between August and September 2016, we had a fabulous time. Staff were very kind and helpful and food was great; I am vegan and despite the restrictions on my diet, I have never left the buffet or the beach snack bar hungry, there was plenty of choice... More 

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1 review
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

My wife,son and myself have just had 10 fantastic days at Dolphin Bay. Firstly I would like to thank all the staff and managment for making our trip so special. Popi at the pool bar was really lovely, spoke perfect English and dished out delishious ice cream everyday. The rooms were spacious, and clean. The food was very good with... More 

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1 Thank Mark J
Milan, Italy
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I spent one week in that hotel and I have to say it is amazing! I was located in a nice bungalow next to tennis court (I play tennis), good variety food and GREAT animazione team! Fnatastic! More than 10 amazing people with good programme with great power, attitiude and really nice entertainment for clients! (also italian speaking animators!). Bacioni... More 

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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We were due to stay here for a family holiday having booked a family room for 4 through lowcostholidays. My son (who's in uni) decided to join us so booked him through a different company. Lowcostholidays went bust and were told that our hotel would not be paid for but flights were ok. Having phoned the hotel from the UK... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

The hotel is nice. Maybe it is not new but there are two pools - one with slides and a big pool with animation! Animation team is great! There are many people from different countries and they do best animation I ever seen. Mateo chief of animation does fantastic job - show All Around The World is professionally performerd by... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We visited Dolphin Bay resort again this year in June 2016. We are happy to report we were NOT at all disappointed . The high standards have been maintained very well . General manager Mr Vasilakis still runs this resort with utmost care and dedication and keeps an eye on all things and all staff to manage and maintain its... More 

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  • Pool
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the beach of Amoudara, just few minutes away from downtown Heraklion, Dessole Dolphin Bay Resort is ideally located offering you easy reach to the centre of Heraklion while enjoying the marvellous, endless sandy beach of Amoudara, surrounded by beautiful gardens and relaxing walking space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dessole Dolphin Bay

Address: N. Stadion, Amoudara, Crete 71005, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Amoudara
Price Range: $98 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dessole Dolphin Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 259
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Also Known As:
Dolphin Bay Holiday Hotel Amoudara
Dessole Dolphin Bay Crete/Amoudara, Greece
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Amoudara
#3 Family Hotel in Amoudara
#3 Luxury Hotel in Amoudara
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“Hotel rooms are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles amjbmowf, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Hotel's rooms are better than bungalows”
 of 5 bubbles MaryMcCon, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get room with balcony facing pool in main building”
 of 5 bubbles ANILMOD, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“As a family of four, we loved the beautiful family bungalows which were set away from the main hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 522James, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you want sea views the rooms are the best. If you want to be on the grounds the bungalows are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Darkvarder, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
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