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The Island Hotel

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#2 of 39 Hotels in Gouves
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed at this gorgeous hotel for a week and everything about this place was amazing! The staff, food, cleanliness and the hotel itself was to die for! I highly recommend this hotel!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel with lovely food. Area outside isn't typically Greek, more the neon signs cheap bars kind of place. Hotel seems to have a few repeat guests. Ideal for a relaxing weeks though. Bus stop 10 mins walk away to get into Heraklion to see the harbour which is pretty.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Been back a few times and each year has been better than the last. The hotel is always looking to improve, be that in their food or their service to the holiday maker. Pros The rooms are all well furnished, the beds are to die for! The cleaning staff do a brilliant job and are in every day The restaurants...

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Sligo, Ireland
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Stayed here for a week in September 2016, world class hotel. We booked a Duplex with a shared pool, which was lovely..loads of space. Very clean hot, most of the staff were amazing. The food is the only let down for me, it was just a little bland and uninspiring. However there is no shortage of it. I loved how...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This hotel has it all. From professionally trained staff to great amenities and entertainment.5 restaurants to chose from, 280 contemporaneous furnished rooms, 5 pools, private beach just across the street. This is an adult only resort and is worth every penny you spend for the vacation.

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I took my mum to Crete for a holiday as she deserved a treat. We stayed at The Island Hotel in Gouves from 18th Sept - 26th Sept. From the moment we walked in we were blown away. The decor, the staff, the environment,the ambience everything was just brilliant. I couldn't rate the staff anymore they are all helpful and...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We came to The Island Hotel on Sep 15th 2016 for 1 week, this was our first holiday without the kiddies so wanted somewhere adults only, and for just peace and pure relaxation, you cannot fault this hotel, or the staff especially Aj who organised the no pressure activities. It was utter bliss, the beach and sea were just beautiful...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Stayed end of September 2016 on a half board basis, could not fault the hotel, everywhere was spotless. The location was peaceful apart from incoming planes overhead but they were high enough not to spoil the peace. The beach was across a very quiet road but the shallow gently sloping beach into the warm Cretian sea was lovely, with free...

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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for two weeks with my partner in October, we were there until the hotel closed on October 18th. Whilst the hotel is lovely and modern, the kitchen buffet restaurant really lets the place down. My feeling about this is mainly due to a fall I had at breakfast. There was food spilt on the floor and I...

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hartlepool
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Hotel is fantastic, different pool areas are great, the room was spotless,the beach is on the doorstep, food is outstanding lots of choice and different themes. The staff were friendly and helpful, Both myself and my wife had a fantastic romantic holiday and would love to return soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about The Island Hotel

Address: Vlihadas Street | Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece (Formerly Pantheon Palace Beach Hotel)
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Gouves
Price Range: $144 - $338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Island Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 298
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Also Known As:
Pantheon Palace Beach Gouves
Hotel Pantheon Palace Beach
The Island Hotel Gouves, Crete
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Gouves
#2 Romantic Hotel in Gouves
#2 Luxury Hotel in Gouves
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Gouves
#3 Family Hotel in Gouves
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