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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 16 May 2014

We have just returned from one week at Paradise Island Villas & we already cannot wait to go back!! It could not have been more relaxing, beautiful... actually stunning! Quiet, Peaceful, lively, the area offers a great mix! Eleni, Pol, Mike, Niko all looked after us to the highest standard and from the moment we arrived we felt like family.... More 

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IslandGuestService, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Paradise Island Villas, responded to this review

Dear 78Faye78, We would like to thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay in Paradise Island Villas. We truly welcome and value all comments of our guests. We are very pleased to hear your positive comments and kind words regarding our Boutique Villa Hotel’s service, accommodation, food, facilities as well as the friendliness and... More 

Curzay-sur-Vonne, France
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100 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

Paradise Island Villas made me feel like I live in the countryside, but much more amazing with wonderful view, fresh air and peace. I chose this hotel for my wedding anniversary, we want quiet and romantic place, because we wouldn't go anywhere out of the hotel. Our room had simple design with warm paint and natural view. The landscape and... More 

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IslandGuestService, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Paradise Island Villas, responded to this review

Dear ggodoa, We would like to thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay in Paradise Island Villas. We truly welcome and value all comments of our guests. We are very pleased to hear your positive comments and kind words regarding our Boutique Villa Hotel. We do try to offer a different accommodation and hospitality... More 

London,
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2014

My husband and I booked a last minute break for a week at Paradise Island Villas last October (apologies for the delay in writing this review). We thoroughly enjoyed our stay there and found the villas to be a perfect place to relax - the reviews we had read and the recommendation from Mr and Mrs Smith had set the... More 

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IslandGuestService, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Paradise Island Villas, responded to this review

Dear travelling_addict_8, We would like to thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay in Paradise Island Villas. We truly welcome and value all comments of our guests. We are very pleased to hear your positive comments and kind words regarding our Boutique Villa Hotel’s service, accommodation, food, facilities as well as the friendliness and... More 

West Orange, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2013

We indulged our teenaged daughter in her dream trip this past summer, by taking her on a mythology themed tour of Greece over a very busy 9 days in late July 2013. We chose to relax a bit at the end, while we casually enjoyed Crete. The Paradise Island Villas were almost completely perfect for us! In fact, the only... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 2 November 2013

We have recently returned from Paradise Villas following a relaxing 7 day stay. Eleni and Pol are quite fantastic and from the moment they meet and greet you from the taxi on arrival they always are available and happy to answer questions, arrange days out, arrange rental cars for us. The accommodation - we were staying in Aphrodite, was very... More 

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Warlingham, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2013

Having read all of the reviews before we arrived at Paradise Island Villas it was everything I expected and more. From our arrival to the time we left we felt we were treated to a 5 star service, everything was perfect, the food is amazing, we ate there every night and almost every lunch. I left feeling totally relaxed and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2013

This place has so many nice reviews that writing another one ends up being the only difficult thing about this hotel. Apart from that, live is really made very easy here by your paradise hosts, most notably by Eleni and Pol, who really seem to manage to make everyone feel welcome and cozy here, so I'll start here with the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2013

I have just returned from a week in paradise with my wife and 15 month old son .. I Cannot rate paradise island villas highly enough .. , every single detail is covered , truly 5 star service and accommodation.. we have never felt more welcome at any hotel (or any other establishment for that matter!) ever before. Eleni and... More 

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Hod Hasharon
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2013

After we enjoyed the place SO much in our previous vacation in 2012, we came back again in 2013. We initially thought about trying new places (i.e. not necessarily go to Crete) but the great memories from our amazing vacation in 2012 just made it clear that if we want a super vacation again, we just have to come back... More 

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UK
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15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 October 2013

We have just returned from 10 days at Paradise Island Villas and were extremely pleased that we went to "Paradise". From the moment you arrive everything is taken care of and the team run by Eleni and Paul are excellent. We were upgraded to Villa Poseidon which was lovely – the room was really well appointed - day bed, sofa's,... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Paradise Island Villas is a unique family run Boutique Villa Hotel, a complex of just 12 stylish luxury villas. Discreetly tucked away in the coastal town of Anissaras, Paradise Island Villas lies just 2km from the cosmopolitan town of Hersonissos and 23km from Heraklion's airport, yet it could be a world away. Within the lush landscaped grounds, the purity and silence of the air creates a fitting ambience for a collection of 12 individually designed elegant villas, each with its own private grounds and heated pools with jets. Paradise Island Villas is an island experience to savour; combining elegant and luxury villas with the charm of a 5 star boutique hotel, this hillside location looks out to superb sea and mountain views. Each villa is the epitome of comfort with chic, ethnic furnishings and luxurious amenities such as well as private pools, Jacuzzis and gardens. With its elegant country chic aesthetic, its distinctive Mediterranean architecture, versatile services, and respect for natural material, Paradise Island Villas unfolds as an unparalleled holiday experience to its guests. Featuring individually designed villas with private pools and garden, a lounge poolside bar, bistro/restaurant, two main outdoor pools, a fitness room, a tennis court, we excel at offering the complete island indulgence package. Our dedication to high hospitality standards has created a warm and chic environment, making Paradise Island Villas the perfect destination for relaxation and rejuvenation for couples, groups and families! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paradise Island Villas

Address: Prodromos S.A, Anissaras, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Hersonissos > Anissaras
Price Range: $343 - $665 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Paradise Island Villas 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Paradise Island Villas Hotel Chersonisos
Paradise Island Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Anissaras
#1 Family Hotel in Anissaras
#3 Luxury Hotel in Anissaras
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“All rooms pretty much the same as they are little concrete villas, you only need one big enough to cater your numbers”
 of 5 bubbles 573jamier, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Villa Demeter was two bedrooms with a spiral staircase.It was private with views of the sea and mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles 577dawnf, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms will be good, just depends how many people are travelling.”
 of 5 bubbles KJL14, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We've stayed in Hera and Poseidon - both gorgeous!”
 of 5 bubbles JOVR, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Artemis has a step, and narrow winding staircase, so avoid this if it could pose a problem (bathroom is downstairs)”
 of 5 bubbles kmcs2015, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
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