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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is an awesome boutique property brimming over with character and charm which is matched by owners Maria and her husband. It's one of the stand-out properties of Old Hersonissos and offers a quiet retreat. It has been thoughtfully designed and our suite was spacious with a small kitchen and a balcony. It was also spotless. The pool and bar... More 

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

What can I say about this place apart from its amazing I fell in love with the pictures on the internet but this place is breathtaking in real life ..We had room 101 which is a suite and it was immaculate.. The bed was king size and super comfy . There is air con but Maria sorted a fan for... More 

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1 Thank Wheato36
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

What a amazing place Maria and her family done everything to ensure we had a fantastic stay.Would say this is a boutique style property suited to couples who prefer quiet days by the pool or car for sightseeing. Maria husband Michael created some delicious food would highly recommend you try it .Would definitely recommend anyone to try this property.Will be... More 

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Munich, Germany
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We loved this place. Maria, the host is very friendly and tried to organize everything to feel us like in heaven. The hotel is furnitured with so much love and it is a very quiet place. It is not possible to walk to the sea, but if you have a car you reach the beach in 10 minutes. We can... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Stumbled across this place on teletext and got a right bargain. By far and away the best accommodation we've ever had anywhere in Greece. The rooms were traditionally decorated in the Cretan style (so we were informed by Maria) and were scrupulously clean. One thing to mention would be that they do charge extra for air con (we booked through... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This hotel is fantastic very quirky lovely rooms which are meticulously cleaned on a daily basis. We stayed on a B&B basis and the breakfast did not disappoint. Maria the host served up an array of Greek delights from Greek Yoghurt with honey, Greek Sausage and Eggs, Cheese Parcels to name but a few. This was an excellent way of... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

we stayed here for 2 weeks in room 102(grand suite).the rooms are fantastic and done to a very high standard.they are not your normal greek rooms set on 1 level as here you have an upstairs and downstairs,so its more like a house than an apartment.the oak styled bed,floorboards,stairs and furniture are superb,and pictures,ornaments,etc have been wisely selected to match... More 

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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended for a relaxing, quiet break. Our welcome throughout was 1st class, Maria and Michael, as well as their children, were great hosts. We had suite 104 - mezzanine bedroom. It was beautiful, immaculate, spacious and the bed was superbly comfortable. As the area is so quiet we had no disturbances at night and woke to a vast array... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

My husband and I stayed only 4 nights and we were so sorry to leave this absolute gem . Every aspect of our stay was perfect : The second flour suite with a view , the cleanliness, the service , the homemade food and, last but not least, the warm and caring welcoming by Maria, Michalis and their family 2... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this beautifully run family hotel for 10 nights at the end of May. If you like intimate and friendly this is your place. There are tons of huge resorts all along the ocean front but this gem is tucked up in the hills of the old town and is so much better for it. Service is top... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Balsamico Traditional Suites is situated in the Traditional and picturesque village of Old Hersonissos, 25 km from the Heraklion airport. The sea and the city of Hersonissos is 3 KM away. Facilities 8 Traditional Stone made Studios and Maisonettes with wooden floor, air-conditioning, balcony or terrace, Wi-Fi Internet access and Private Parking. Hotel Offers At arrival Welcome Drink free of charge. Accommodation 4 STUDIOS, 3 MAISONETTES and 1 SUITE. Our luxury rooms are spacious, comfortable and traditionally furnished with private balcony or terrace. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Balsamico Traditional Suites

Address: Old Hersonissos, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Hersonissos
Price Range: $82 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Balsamico Traditional Suites 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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