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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We went to Malia on 2nd of September for 2 weeks Was amazing we arrived at 3 in the morning because the transfer took forever but the hotel was the best it was right around the corner from the strip. But it's also a family hotel so if you didn't want to go to the strip the hotel would be... More 

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Thank baby2468
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The rooms are compact but pretty well stocked. We did self catering so can't comment on the food. Service was good and special thanks for help in getting my daughter to the medical centre with minutes to spare before our return journey. Amazingly being so close to the strip we were not affected by noise etc. mind you we went... More 

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Thank Alison D
London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Great location, really helpful staff, very clean and spacious. Far enough away from The Strip for peace and close to the old town. The beautiful beach and clear water is a good stroll away, but worth the effort. Definitely recommend a stay here.

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Thank SMJLondon
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Just spent a week at Maria Rousse fantastic accommodation spotless, great location, George, Barbara, and all the family and Staff made our stay most welcome. Ideally situated for the Strip, Old Town, Transport etc, Will definitely go back,

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Thank Eric D
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

First review I've ever done but these have to be the best apartments I have ever stayed in in Greece the most friendly family they made us feel so welcome we stayed in the old block basic but spotless and comfortable everything you need to self cater that was our idea but the food was so nice and reasonable priced... More 

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Thank mitchel100000000
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

Rarely write reviews but had a fantastic week thanks to Maria Rousse. Stayed in the old block, thoughtfully were given a choice of two apartments as they didnt know which would suit us best, we changed the second day with no fuss. Whole accommodation spotless and staff fantastic, took the time to play with our son and chat with us... More 

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Thank Gemma P
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Good location in Malia, easy walk to lots of bars and restauarants, the old town, public transport etc.. The studio apartment we stayed in was lovely and shiny clean, bins emptied towels and bedding changed every 2 days, friendly owners, 2 lovely pools, pool bars and good range of pool bar type food available and plenty of room if you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stayed here from 30 Aug to 13 Sept 2016 in the new blocks that were obviously modern and kept very clean with changes of bed linen and towels every two days. Rooms are for self caterers with small equipped kitchen area, nice modern bathroom with shower no bath. Complex has two pools and bar/dining areas in addition to other indoor... More 

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Chislehurst, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Located about 400 yds from the central church The complex is clean well groomed and offers excellent apartments on mainly 2 levels. We stayed in room 213 overlooking rear pool of which there are 2. 2 bars front open longterm rear daytime for pool service. Staff are a bit special friendly and efficient. Whilst near the strip far enough away... More 

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Thank Terry C
Bromborough, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stayed between 6th - 14th September 2016. We were a husband and wife party. We booked unsociable flight times through choice from Manchester with Olympic and flew with Small Planet for £505 Checking in at 04:00 ish in the morning was like an organised chaos. I wasn't bothered. Room 107 on the side of the building looked over a... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Maria Rousse Studios are in an ideal location, just off Malia Beach Road in a quiet area but close enough to enjoy the resorts nightlife. The beach is a relaxing ten minute stroll and the resort centre is also close enough to walk to with its shops, bars, restaurants and clubs. The airport is approximately a 25 minute taxi ride. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maria Rousse Studios

Address: Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Malia
Price Range: $50 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maria Rousse Studios 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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“We were told you can phone them to choose a room. The have old & new rooms on two levels.”
 of 5 bubbles mrussell2015, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They have 2 builidings who was just built, ask for room here.”
 of 5 bubbles 627vidarj, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room overlooking new pool was very quite”
 of 5 bubbles MarianW4, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Pool view a must”
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