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Prievidza
Reviewed 28 June 2013

Just back after 12 days at Aquis Arina Sand, had a great time there .The food was delicious and healthy. Everything was perfect. We had lot of fun with animation crew. We danced zumba every day with very friendly , nice and great dancer. :-) she does pilates and water gym.I am sure you will like her.You can play voleybal...

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4Thank sonicka620
Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 26 June 2013

We stayed in September, 2012 at this hotel. It has nice beach and all rooms are viewing the sea. Nice pool and good food. Airport is not so far so you can watch planes taking off all day - for my opinion it is nice. And situation of the airport allows you to get to it quickly. Also Heraklion is...

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1Thank AV333
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Just returned from 10 day stay - staff were all very friendly, efficient and helpful. Staff were constantly visiting people round the pool and beach area offering drinks and snacks during the day. Hotel caters understandably primarily for the european/east european market which is reflected in the catering although there was always a good selection to choose from. If european...

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4Thank Diane R
Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Just back after 8 days at Aquis Arina Sand, had a great time there with family and friends. The food was great, room was clean, everything was perfect. The best animation crew ever. Had lot of fun with them. Especially thanks to the manager of animation crew Dali Djebali for doing a great job and organizing the best B-day party...

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2Thank Martin_Muller
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2013

We had a lovely family holiday here, the waterfront rooms are certainly worth the extra pennies. Taverna brill for lunch, fresh pizza, salads and always a lovely pasta dish. Lovely fluffy cotton towels in rooms daily. Beds very comfy. The beach is brilliant - hotel really is in an amazing location. Hotel does look very tired but it's much better...

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4Thank amy j
Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Just back after 14nights and can't wait till next year to return. This was our second visit to the hotel and really enjoyed it again. We Stayed in the main building this time on the 3rd floor,with a fantastic view of the beach and sea. The hotel is spotless as was the room, "all" the staff work like busy bee,s....

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2Thank Lorna E
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2013

I spent 8 nights at Arina Sands (May/June ’13) with my husband and 20 month old son. During the booking process Arina Sands was presented as 5*, once booked the information then said 4*. THE ROOM Pros- clean, comfortable and very spacious for our son to run around in. Lovely sea view. Cons- the bathroom is basic. The toilet seat...

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3Thank HolidaysAreMyThing
Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2013

My father and I have just returned from a very relaxing holiday. This was the first time we have stayed here but would come back again. The hotel was spotless and the rooms very comfortable, there was plenty of choice in the restaurant/pool bar and the staff were very helpful. My only complaint would be the animation team and lack...

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Just returned from our fourth holiday to Arina Sand. What can I say except it is just not the same under the new management which seems to have affected the whole atmosphere of the place particularly where the staff are concerned and Mr. Manager if you are going to keep making your presence felt it might be an idea to...

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4Thank Hobsonschoice2013
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Reviewed 6 June 2013

We visited last week and had a really lovely, relaxing holiday with our children. We felt safe, the staff were lovely and the hotel was run brilliantly. The children had a fantastic time either in the sea or swimming in the beautiful (huge)! Salt water pool. To not think about cooking food for a week was a luxury for us...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arina Sand Resort - 4* comfortable beach front hotel in Kokkini Chani, ideal for couples and families. The resort is set in beautiful gardens, dotted with palms and colorful flowers overlooking the stunning crystal clear waters of Cretan sea. Consisting of one Main Building with additional wings and bungalows, the resort offers 236 rooms all with sea view and sea front bungalows furnished with modern style and all the necessities for a comfortable and pleasant stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arina Sand Resort

Address: Kokkini Hani, Kokkini Hani, Crete 71500, Greece (Formerly Aquis Arina Sand)
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Kokkini Hani
Price Range: $159 - $387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Arina Sand Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 236
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Also Known As:
Aquis Arina Sand Hotel Kokkini Hani
Hotel Arina Sand
Arina Sand Kokkini Hani
Arina Sand Resort Crete/Kokkini Hani, Greece
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kokkini Hani
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kokkini Hani
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“Rooms 5001-5023 have the best view overlooking the ocean. Walk right out to the beach from there.”
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“definitely worth to have a beach side room”
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“All rooms and bungalows have sea view”
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“Bungalow 4010 away from the noise, but loads of woodlice every morning on the floor!”
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