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Mijas
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This year was the second in succession that my wife and I have stayed here. Just as good as the first. Rooms are clean and tidy and the breakfast good for the price. George and his staff always make you welcome and are a mine of information from the weather forecast to boat trips and bus timetables. Recommended.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We nearly couldn't get to Sfakia because of the Greek air traffic control strike, but in the end the strike was cancelled and we were so glad we could stay in this gorgeous small village. The hotel exceeded expectations as all the rooms have now been very well renovated, although the showers have no screens or curtains so the floor...

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Canada
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This hotel is an absolute gem. We arrived in Sfakia by ferry from Loutro and walked to the end of the harbour to find this quiet and clean hotel. Our room was huge and we had a beautiful balcony overlooking the ocean. All for a very budget friendly price. We decided to try the restaurant for dinner and experienced one...

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Zúrich, Suiza
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Located at the end of the small charming harbor of Sfakia (accessible by car with parking in the back), the Xenia hotel is a very quiet family-run type of estate. Our room had an awesome sea view from its balcony. It was simple but very comfortable and cosy, including a large (renewed) bathroom - absolutely clean and tidy after every...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The family have been to Chora Sfakia for the last 8 years, and have always stayed at Xenia Hotel. The most expensive hotel in Sfakia, but definitely also the best. (Expensive as in: €60 / night for 3 people). Breakfeast is included in the price which is very much appreciated. We don't tend to book in advance, which means there's...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We first stayed at the Xenia in 1974 when it was the only hotel in Sfakia. It was then run by the Greek National Tourist Organisation and we very much enjoyed our stay. 40 years on, we returned to Sfakia and found the Xenia to be bigger and better than ever. It is now owned by the charming Mr Georgios...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I will try to return to Xenia Hotel (room 306) some day. It has (probably) the best view (for me), but let'w be honest, all the sea-view rooms are fantastic. But even if you don't get such a room, because of its location, we can always hear the sound of the sea caressing your ears. The owner of the hotel...

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devon
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Very good value, very good location just by sea, helpful owner. Very comfortable, wish we'd stayed longer than our 1 night! We left behind a purse and he sent it back to us free of charge. Many thanks, above and beyond the call of duty!

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Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The Xenia hotel is in small village of Sfakia. Its right on the shore front with a beach literally a stones through behind you. The rooms are all well appointed. The one we had, face the sea and had balconies. The breakfasts were good. George and the rest of the staff are all very accommodating (especially if you have just...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

This hotel has all you need for an easy and very relaxing stay in Hora Sfakion. We had a huge 2-room area on the top floor with a balcony and beds for 4. Clean bedding and towels were given every other day and the room was cleaned daily. The room had a fridge, hairdryer, safe and tv and the hotel...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Xenia Hotel

Address: Sfakia, Crete 73011, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Chania Prefecture > Sfakia
Price Range: $86 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Top floor rooms 303-306 are all south facing over the sea and slightly bigger than lower floors”
 of 5 bubbles cherry_bobby, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 209 was huge and had a great balcony”
  • Balcony
  • Balcony
  • Could sleep 4 or 5
  • Showering got the floor pretty wet
  • Room 209
  • Another beach next door
  • Up the mountain
  • Magical at night
 of 5 bubbles V581ZSdonb, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Sea view room (if possible) is a must.”
 of 5 bubbles George_Lyts, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Top floor is best”
 of 5 bubbles Fussydoll, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“We got a big room on the top floor, at the southeast corner of the building. The manager said it was his best room and I don't doubt it. I think the room number was 303.”
  • View to south over Libyan Sea
  • View to east over Sfakia
  • Our room (No. 303)
 of 5 bubbles G2557MYchrish, 3 Jul 2015 | Read review
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