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Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2013

When I first arrived I was very displeased as the hotel is by a main road and not by the beach, but on the second day my mind quickly changed. It is a very small hotel but this makes it all the better, my friend and I made friends with all the staff as they were all lovely and very...

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5Thank Leanne P
Walsall, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Just come back from 2 week holiday to the Despo Hotel and i have to say it was a great holiday and the hotel was brilliant. Was there last October and the staff remembered us and made us very welcome. will be going back again

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5Thank Kath C
Stockport, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2013

This was our first experience of an "all inclusive" holiday. We booked on the internet with Sunmaster, and as such were not represented at the hotel by a holiday rep (Thomas Cook). With this in mind I predicted that we would be allocated one of the dreaded "Dungeon Rooms" - rooms in the 100 series are below ground. Sure enough...

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3Thank 673MarkH
Gainsborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2013

We had a great holiday at Despo, the staff were very kind and couldn't do enough for you. We had room 401 which stayed in the shade which was very good as it was baking hot outside. This is the first time we have done "all inclusive" and we thought the food was excellent, there was always plenty of choice...

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4Thank susan p
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2013

I read other reviews and was dredding going on this holiday and thank the lord we went. This is one of the best holidays we have ever had and we have stayed in some nice places. Yes it is 3* and thats what you get but the staff make it a 5* they are all hard working and friendly even...

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2Thank Jayne E
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2013

What excellent value! What more could we ask for? Everywhere was clean. Staff were absolutely brilliant, couldn't do more for you. The food in the restaurant was amazing, everything tasted lovely. Don't be put off by the cats, if you take no notice of them, they take no notice of you! Rooms are small, but then again I don't go...

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6Thank kimjson6
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2013

Please don't be put off this lovely family run hotel because of a few petty comments from grumpy guests. We have just returned after a wonderful 2 weeks. I have to say after reading the reviews I was very worried but this was unfounded. The staff are of the highest quality and very hard working not having a single day...

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5Thank Jillandoli
Frome, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 June 2013

If having a double bed ,wardrobes ,t.v, balcony with furniture bath, shower, towels and hairdryer basic then yes thats what the rooms are. But the rooms are spotlessley cleaned beds changed midweek (who does it more often at home) towels changed 3 times. The food is fantastic - continental breakfast every day with sometimes a choice of scrambled/boiled eggs (if...

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2Thank gilljv
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2013

My partner and I have just returned from a 7 night stay at this hotel and considering what we paid (just over £300 each.......thankyou jet2) I found it to be excellent value for money.As previous reviews state the rooms are basic but that was to be expected for this type of rating in greece. The rooms however are spotlessly clean...

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9Thank JasonGoddard
Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2013

To start this review I would like to say that the food and staff were outstanding, the rooms are basic they are cleaned and very well maintained. On the other hand what i didn't like about this hotel was the cats, my husband and I love cats but they are a pest while you are eating and it is really...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Despo Hotel

Address: Gouves Pediados, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Gouves
Price Range: $53 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Despo Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Despo Hotel Gouves, Crete
Despo Hotel Crete
Hotel Despo
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#13 Family Hotel in Gouves
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“Ask for the rooms looking over the pool as you can watch the sunrise and sunset.”
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“Sea View or Mountain View Supreme room”
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