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Trento, Italy
Reviewed 9 October 2011

What a beautiful place!!! A spacious, clean and well equipped apartment and a beautiful terrasse with a stunning view over the hills and the sea. My boyfriend and I really enjoyed staying at Terramara, which is ideal of you are looking for a calm place to relax, close to nature and not too far from some of the most beautiful...

1Thank Irene_e_andrea
Reviewed 25 September 2011

If you want stunning views, large spotlessly clean rooms, charming hosts and a location in 'real' Crete, then Terramara has to be your Number One choice. Andrew and Margaret have created a spectacular holiday location where you are free to enjoy the best of Crete's coastal scenery or explore the mountains and gorges which are Crete's 'hidden secret'. Andrew and...

1Thank DEBShropshire
Reviewed 8 August 2011

Very nice place, wonderful sight to the Mediterranean sea. Located in the mountain north west of crete not så far from Chania. We recommend this place for those who are looking for rest, calmness and fresh air to spend one or two weeks (Specially couples) there. Very lovely rooms, clean, well furnished, very good service and besides very lovely personal...

1Thank SwedenHalmstad
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2011

We have travelled all over the world and stayed in some amazing locations, and Terramara is right up there with the best. The accommodation is at the west end of Crete set in the foothills of the Lefka Ori Mountains. There is a choice of four different rooms, with us choosing the double as it included some cooking facilities which...

4Thank Yorkshire-Mover
Reviewed 29 July 2011

We went a year ago with our 7 month old twins (hence the delay in writing review!) and it really is such a wonderful place. The views are stunning and the owners were brilliant in helping us out. I would thoroughly recommend it if you want a chilled out holiday

2Thank Reenee1
Reviewed 22 July 2011

Terramara is located overlooking stunning olive groves and mountains with the sea in the distance. This is one of the most picturesque locations and relaxing holidays I have ever had! The room was comfortable, well equipped and had a private terrace overlooking the beautiful view. My wife and I travelled with our 6 month old daughter and everything was on...

2Thank Guywells
Reviewed 18 May 2011

I have just had 2 wonderful weeks. I never seen Crete so green before, it was fantastic with thousands of wild flowers The wiev over the garden, the Olives and Miteranian see, I don´t thing You can find it any where else and at the same time stay i rooms so perfect, all you need is ther. You have to...

2Thank annette_prehn
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2010

We spent a total of 16 nights with Andrew and Margaret during our summer holiday to Crete this year. We thought we knew Crete (the western end) pretty well, since this was our third visit, but we had never stayed in such lovely surroundings. If you like natural, uninterrupted views and spectacular sunsets you must go to Terramara. The rooms...

2Thank Deano90
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2010

we found this place by chance ,.. looking for somewhere to stay . it is in an absolutely idyllic setting and we found ourselves looking for the snags ,,,,, there were none the owners had done there research well in looking for somewhere to build fantastic views from you room and all that you need all built by the owners...

1Thank janesahin
Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2010

The view from our bedroom patio balcony was quiite simply, stunning. Mountains to the left, sea to the right and the most wonderful sunsets. The fields of olive trees below seemed to shimmer and glisten and you could almost sit there all day taking in the view. Andrew and Margaret, who run Terramara, are great fun and wonderful hosts, and...

1Thank whmwhite

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On a hill deep in the Cretan olive groves overlooking the coastal mountains, Terramara is a small, family-run establishment with rooms for up to eight people. Facilities include private pool, patio, sun loungers and bar area.Each spacious en-suite room has a private patio overlooking the sea and mountains. Twin-bedded rooms include fridge, kettle, toaster and desk; double rooms also provide a kitchen and breakfast bar. Rooms with adjoining lockable doors comfortably accommodate families. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Terramara

Address: Terramara | Plakalona, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Kissamos
Price Range: $62 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Terramara Kissamos, Crete
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“We stayed in a twin because we didn't want to cook, and it still came with a fridge, kettle and coffee machine!”
  • We had a fridge and kettle and coffee maker but not the full kitchen
  • En-suites included showers and towels
  • The view from our balcony. We were the last room on the right
  • The view from our balcony
 of 5 bubbles 944amandah, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Definitely worth getting in touch with Margaret and seeing if the double rooms are available -- even if you're a single traveller”
 of 5 bubbles jack-church, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“They are all delightful”
 of 5 bubbles Alpie2015, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
“There are no bad views.”
 of 5 bubbles markmglenn1, 13 Apr 2015 | Read review
“There are only 4 rooms and all have a view of Kissamos Bay. They are all great!”
 of 5 bubbles sbercher, 19 Jul 2012 | Read review
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