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    Hotel Sunshine Matala

    Main Street, Matala, Crete 702 00, Greece
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    Room & Suite (39)
    Dining (5)
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good49%
    • Average3%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible0%
    18 Jun 2016
    “Matala revisited”
    18 Sep 2015
    “Hotel Sunshine Matala - fantastic ”
    Free Wifi
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    Pets Allowed
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    Matala Valley Village Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 6 reviews

    Reviewed 18 June 2016

    It had been around 18 years since we visited Matala, we previously visited 10 years in a row staying in this accommodation. We were met and received with great warmth and friendliness by Antonia who remembered us well. The apartment we had was tastefully decorated...More

    2  Thank Robert L
    Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

    Wow that's all I can say. Beautifully clean hotel. Spotless throughout and room was brilliant. Very high standard throughout. Well appointed kitchenette with everything you need for a short or longer break. Staff are so friendly too. Shame we could only stay for one night...More

    1  Thank callan25
    Reviewed 13 September 2011

    We stayed at Hotel Iliaki for 1 night in late August. We arrived in Matala with out any reservations and just looked around. Antonia the owner was wonderful. She set us up with 2 rooms with a private common hallway for a great price. The...More

    2  Thank CuriousSky
    Reviewed 5 October 2010

    I have stayed at the pension Iliaki at matala on September 18th 2010 , for a total of 3 nights.The only reason i have decided to write a few words about it is to help your readers spend a better time at Matala than i...More

    5  Thank Zina_10
    Response from iliaki, Owner at Hotel Sunshine MatalaResponded 22 August 2012

    Our rooms are well renovated as we do it every year! There are many different types of accommodations just to fit on the needs of our customers such as apartments, studios e.t.c. We had never room mattresses from 80's as you describe and we change...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2010

    I last visited Matala, Crete 18 years ago, and took my girlfriend there to see what I always raved about. Matala, about an hour from Iraklion on the south shore (the far less developed and in my opinion, better shore) is a still little discovered...More

    1  Thank RebelTimeTraveler
    Hotel Alonia
    7 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Kalamaki
    Fragiskos Hotel
    320 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Matala
    Hotel Nikos
    75 reviews
    #4 of 17 hotels in Matala
    Matala Valley Village Hotel
    134 reviews
    #6 of 17 hotels in Matala
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$47 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Crete >
    • Heraklion Prefecture >
    • Matala
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    Traveller (4)
    Room & Suite (39)
    Dining (5)
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    Bathroom (8)
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    134 reviews
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