We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Vagia Mare Hotel

Show Prices
#6 of 11 Hotels in Gerani
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Vagia Mare Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

80 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Vagia Mare Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 24: English reviews
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Had a week here in September with my two kids, age 8 and 11. Must say I was a sceptic because it was quiet and a bit out of town, but we fell in love with the place. Excellent food, excellent service, friendly and lovely atmosphere, clean and a peaceful place to be - even with kids. Staff was so...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank AnettFanny
Stockholm
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

I actually stayed at the huge hotel complex Caldera next by but came here to eat when I got sick of the all inclusive. The hotel is very nice, relaxing atmosphere and the people working here are the kindest. Also, the chicken souvlaki they make I love very much. I highly recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank danniee
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Vagia Mare is A Nice quiet place i Gerani. The Staff is very helpfull, smiling and nice. Thea have apartments in different sizes. We hadde a good stat here in a 2 bedrooms apartment. Good beds. The Beach is A smal walk downlight a paht.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Linda G
Halden, Norway
Reviewed 21 September 2014

This Family owned hotell is perfect for a quiet holiday in Crete. Situated in Gerani, a small village a few kilometres from busy Platanias. I stayed her for one week this month and found that this was a perfect spot for a week's relaxation. The hotell is situated in a well maintained garden, consisting of trees, bushes and flowers, where...

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank Anne-Marie K
Sarpsborg, Norway
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Just came back from one week at this hotel. I have never been at a hotel who is so clean outside and inside the room. The service People is always smiling when they work. It was a nice poolarea and a small nice bar with the food you need for lunch. The dinner in the evening we wanted to eat...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank JTK1972
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

It is a beautiful small resort in a tranquil village, ideal for relaxing. The apartments, surrounded by gardens, are clean and comfortable, with daily room service. The owner is very friendly and all the staff is very polite. There is a pool-bar-restaurant, where you can have breakfast (not necessarily included in the price), drink, meal (food is quite expensive). The...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Despina-Kleanthi
Reviewed 6 September 2013

The Hotel is extremely well kept, the gardeners came twice during our 11 day stay. The rooms are cleaned 6 days a week towels changed once a week or so. We stayed in a maisonette with two bathrooms, 2 balconies and a pantry kitchen. The price for the room was appropriate if not rather cheap so we were happy. The...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Htmlterrier
Tampere, Finland
Reviewed 18 September 2012

We stayed at this hotel for a week in September, 2012 and it was the worst service we have ever had. Firstly, you have to pay for everything there:bed sheets and towels are changed once a week, if you want them to be changed more frequently, you have to pay! Moreover, air conditioning is 55 euros per week. There were...

 Report
Helpful?
6Thank dagga_mik
Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 19 August 2012

We stayed at Vagia Mare hotel for a week in August. Our room was on the ground floor with two terraces on each side. This gave us enough privacy from the neighbors (many of them were families with small children). I would not recommend Vagia Mare for children - the playground area is very small and in the back area...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Kreeta S
Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 14 August 2012

After a week on Vagia Mare, the conclusion is that the place is "good enough". With some changes it may instead be "very good": 1. Some more sun beds (there is room for some more!) 2. Get fitted roof (canvas) on all balconies / terraces (missing on almost all) 3. Should be allowed to cool down the bedroom before going...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Huggo2015

56 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (56)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (9)
Viewed
View from Room (8)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (29)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Gerani
1.1 km away
Caretta Beach
Caretta Beach
#5 of 11 in Gerani
126 reviews
0.7 km away
Silver Beach Hotel
Silver Beach Hotel
#3 of 11 in Gerani
147 reviews
0.2 km away
Lito Beach
Lito Beach
#23 of 69 in Platanias
92 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.0 km away
Oscar Suites & Village
Oscar Suites & Village
#3 of 31 in Agia Marina
347 reviews
1.9 km away
Indigo Mare
Indigo Mare
#16 of 69 in Platanias
220 reviews
2.6 km away
Porto Platanias Beach Resort & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Vagia Mare Hotel

Address: Gerani, Crete 731 00, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Gerani
Price Range: $95 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Vagia Mare Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 33
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Vagia Mare Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Gerani
#3 Family Hotel in Gerani
#3 Romantic Hotel in Gerani
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Vagia Mare Hotel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Donegal Town, Ireland

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Vagia Mare Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 111 has a fantastic evening sun!”
 of 5 bubbles Minimumsa, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Better wifi if you sit on balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Nordlening, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the strange extra charges and DO NOT pay them, it's silly that they even try.”
 of 5 bubbles Htmlterrier, 6 Sep 2013 | Read review
“If you are afraid of spiders, ask for a room on the second floor. We had an uninvited visitor in our ground floor room one night. However, some of the second floor rooms don't have roofs on the balconies which makes it very uncomfortable because of the direct sunlight. If I ever went back, I would ask for a second floor room with a roof on the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles KreetaS, 19 Aug 2012 | Read review
4 of 4