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Pahia Ammos, Palaiochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
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May 17, 2016
“Relaxing oldschool luxury”
Jun 10, 2015
“Paleochora's Fawlty Towers Hotel”
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

We were looking for a place to stay overnight after exhausting trip in Samaria Gorge and found this pleasant hotel after a short walk. It was May and not high season of course. We came from Hersonissos, which was overloaded with tourists, mostly from Russia...More

2  Thank Mati K
Reviewed 10 June 2015

The Elman, we were told, is the oldest hotel in Paleochora and the 1970s decor and facilities reflect this. Its location is excellent, virtually on the beach, and the rooms are very spacious. The room fittings and fixtures however are aged and the place needs...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2014

Excellent hotel near beach. We have been here maybe 5 times. Spacious rooms suitable for families. Clean. Excellent breakfast. Near beach and the village. Three floors, where good sight towards the beach.

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Reviewed 7 December 2013 via mobile

Staying at the Elman can be quite N experience if you do not know what to expect. This is a cult 1970s hotel located at the best beach in South West Crete. Truth is, there is no one to carry your luggage and the hotel...More

1  Thank Okyalos21
Reviewed 10 October 2013

We stayed in Hotel Elman for 6 days and got very good service. The hotel is situated on the beach, which is very practial as Paleochoras beach is where families stay whilst in town. The rooms are so enormous that you actually can get lost...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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US$105 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Palaiochora
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"If You get apartement with sea view, i envy You."
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"All rooms are good. No lift. Some balconies towards garden and near paths to beach."
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"Go for the big rooms at little extra cost. They are worth it :o)"
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"Very welcoming to children and very safe grounds for them"
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