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Surrey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night as a stop over on our tour of Crete, which was not enough to really appreciate the surrounding areas and beauty of this place. You really are very high up here and the views from Thalori are truly amazing and beautiful. We had driven from Kato Zakros a long drive and this is... More 

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Thalori retreat for 6 nights. Leaving this wonderful place, that was also a stage for some of the best hospitality we've ever had, was very hard. Thalori is one of the best setups to spend a relaxing time. Adjacent to Mt. Kofinas (1231 m) and to Agios Ioannis bay, one can enjoy hiking, horse riding, swimming and... More 

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

We were a party of four, who split two great rooms for 3 nights. We enjoyed Popi and Marcus' hospitality, the simple but great food and the breathtaking views. The beach is also amazing, and so was our short hike to Mt. Kofinas. Highly recommended!

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Heraklion Prefecture, Greece
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Inadequate presence of the staff and costumer care, inadequate room installations, very expensive, in the middle of nowhere (no shops, no mini-markets, no nothing), no decent outdoors activities planned. It doesnt worth the trouble ascenting on the mountain. Definitely not visiting again.

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Thank SCharova
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We were in Thalori for 3 spectacular nights. Popi and all the staff were friendly, accommodating, pleasant and always smiling. The guest house was very clean tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The views magnificent and allowed some much needed downtime. We highly recommend to anyone looking to meet a more authentic Cretan experience.

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Heaven on earth!! Breathtaking view, amazing environment, superb combination of sea&mountain, authentic traditional architecture. As for the hospitality what can we say ....there are no words to describe how welcome and comfortable we felt. Just amazing ...by all means !!

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Paris
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

We spent 3 nights in Thalori and we enjoyed very much our stay. We were staying in the new room in a little 5 units cottages detached from the main "resort". The view from the terrace was just amazing ! Markos and his wife Popi are great host. When we arrived a young girl Katerina welcomed us. Because the village... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

The family started to rebuild a virtually deserted mountain village 15 years ago. 5 years later they were open for business providing employment for the remaining inhabitants. Superbly and tastefully restored with all modern comforts, including individual wi-fi connection in each room. Perfect location to just get away from it all or take advantage of the numerous activities that are... More 

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Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Best place on Crete! Beautiful Traditional houses! Amazing view on the sea and mountains. Delicious homemade Cretan food, fresh fish and Lamb on the fire. The owner Markos is a great host and tourgide. We did a boattrip and had some free hours at a private cove. Amazing!!!! Kids loved the pool and the off-road rides in Markos' jeep. I... More 

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Heraklion, Greece
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Reviewed 12 January 2016

This is the place where someone can meet the soul and one of the most astonishing views of Crete ! Great place, outstanding Cretan hospitality, tremendous food. Popi and Marcos are the owners and the people who run that place. They will provide you really personal service and will guide you to explore some of the most beautiful places of... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Thalori Traditional Village

Address: | Kapetaniana, Kofinas, Heraklion, Crete 70016, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Heraklion
Price Range: $130 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thalori Traditional Village 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Ask for the new rooms - they have better balconies and great view on both mountains and the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles 252maayans, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet. The ones in the brand new cottage might be brighter”
  • Our sunny terrace
  • View from our terrace
  • Our terrace
 of 5 bubbles MicheleParis, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“choose the new rooms (1-5) which have very beautiful vew”
 of 5 bubbles ManosTsesmajoglou, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“confirm you have airconditioning if you want it (not al rooms have it)”
 of 5 bubbles 678alexv, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Al rooms seemed good but only some have air con which you may prefer in high season”
 of 5 bubbles Matthew135, 31 Aug 2014 | Read review
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