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Skinos Apartments

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great find apartment, perfect position in Plakias away from the centre but close enough to walk into if desired. We rented the penthouse which was mainly for the view (30 approx steps from entrance) parking was at the rear of property which was very convenient. The roof terrace was very large with the sun hitting it around 10am until evening...

Thank Redavocet
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We chose to stay at Skinos apartments because of the positive reviews on tripadvisor. We were a bit disappointed and hope that describing our experience might be helpful both to potential guests and to the friendly couple who own Skinos, in helping avoid misunderstandings about what the apartments have to offer. As other reviewers have said, the apartments are in...

1Thank family-bracken
manolis1976, Owner at Skinos Apartments, responded to this review

Dear family Bracken.We don`t like to write much,peoples can read our reviews and they can understud the reason who all the other peoples love our place. And we have a lot of happy quests every summer. The only we can say about your stay in our house is that you are" the one" couple of the season 2016.we always expect...

Isle of Portland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Superb venue, most friendly run apartments, most welcoming towels and sheet changed every two days, always hot water, 30 feet from the sea. 7 minute walk into town which has many many tavernas, did not find a bad one.View from the balcony is fantastic looking over the sea. Sunshine from about 8 in morning til sunset

Thank rickgw
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Unfortunaly we only booked 4 nights. I would have been more than happy to stay there for the remainder of my holiday. Manolis and Filio go out of their way to make your stay one to remember. Very personal and warm welcome.

Thank DutchBiker
Weybridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Absolutely nothing at all not to like about Skinos. I can't say how much I like both the apartments and the hosts. The location is perfect, just outside the village, so nice and quiet, beach a few metres away, lovely sea-views over the Libyan sea looking south, but many excellent tavernas within 5 mins walk. Rooms are so clean; seems...

Thank RJMLynch
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2016

From the minute of our arrival we were made to feel so welcome and immediately started relaxing. This was our first visit to Crete and what a perfect holiday!! Skino's Apartments were fantastic - on the beach with the most amazing view; clean; practical; a very comfortable bed; big table with comfortable chairs and benches on the veranda to sit,...

1Thank TimMichWeston
Adendorf, Germany
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We had a great time at Skinos! Our apartment was very nice and very clean with a wonderful terasse. The location just 5 min walk to the west from Plakias is great: beautiful view over the ocean, the beach just a few steps to reach, very good restaurants and minimarkets are close. Manolis and Filio are very kind and nice,...

2Thank Claudia I
Reviewed 6 October 2015

This was our first visit to Skinos and what a treat. We booked the top floor penthouse and it is truly beautiful. Enormous balcony overlooking the sea. Table, chairs, sun loungers and best of all completely private. The property is family run and Manolis and Filo are great hosts. The property is very clean and there is a small beach...

2Thank Hollands09
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Friendly staff and lovely family, wonderful location, peaceful, clean, good rest, wifi, glass in the shower (not so common in grece!) it's very basic (no tv, no hairdryer) but is not a bad thing to me

1Thank ViolaE
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Skino is a small family owned apartment block just on the west side of Plakias. There are 7 appartments of various sizes. It doesn't have TV, a pool or do food, it does have the best view in Crete, excellent Wi-Fi and a lovely Freindly Greek couple to look after you. the rooms are clean, tidy and safe. when you...

2Thank Andrew M

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  • Kitchenette
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Address: Plakias, Crete 74060, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Rethymnon Prefecture > Plakias
Price Range: $66 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Skinos Apartments 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Top floor (roof) apartment and ground floor apartments look like they have the best views and space to sit outside.”
family-bracken, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms facing sea”
rickgw, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have the same view over the ocean.”
  • Sunset view from patio
  • View from just in front of our ground floor apartment
  • Fresh local produce - view from patio
  • View from our patio
TimMichWeston, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Penthouse is beautiful but all the others have sea views too”
Hollands09, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“all the rooms are different sizes, so just contact Manoli and check it is suitable !”
andrewmG4924QA, 4 Jul 2015 | Read review
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