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The Island Hotel

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has it all. From professionally trained staff to great amenities and entertainment.5 restaurants to chose from, 280 contemporaneous furnished rooms, 5 pools, private beach just across the street. This is an adult only resort and is worth every penny you spend for the vacation.

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my mum to Crete for a holiday as she deserved a treat. We stayed at The Island Hotel in Gouves from 18th Sept - 26th Sept. From the moment we walked in we were blown away. The decor, the staff, the environment,the ambience everything was just brilliant. I couldn't rate the staff anymore they are all helpful and...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to The Island Hotel on Sep 15th 2016 for 1 week, this was our first holiday without the kiddies so wanted somewhere adults only, and for just peace and pure relaxation, you cannot fault this hotel, or the staff especially Aj who organised the no pressure activities. It was utter bliss, the beach and sea were just beautiful...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed end of September 2016 on a half board basis, could not fault the hotel, everywhere was spotless. The location was peaceful apart from incoming planes overhead but they were high enough not to spoil the peace. The beach was across a very quiet road but the shallow gently sloping beach into the warm Cretian sea was lovely, with free...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for two weeks with my partner in October, we were there until the hotel closed on October 18th. Whilst the hotel is lovely and modern, the kitchen buffet restaurant really lets the place down. My feeling about this is mainly due to a fall I had at breakfast. There was food spilt on the floor and I...

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hartlepool
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Hotel is fantastic, different pool areas are great, the room was spotless,the beach is on the doorstep, food is outstanding lots of choice and different themes. The staff were friendly and helpful, Both myself and my wife had a fantastic romantic holiday and would love to return soon.

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Basildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Fantastic place,people,location,service,food,hotel could not ask for more, thankyou. Walked the coast everyday weather was great, little train good, total experience fantastic, would recommend to all, the sea was warm also.

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READING
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We have visited The Island several times, and always loved it. The staff are exceptional and really make it feel like 'coming home'. The food was even better this year, and the infinity pool is an absolute winner. The sea is only across the road and in October is still warm enough for a swim. For a total relax in...

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Our son and his girlfriend visited in July 15 and said a great place for a holiday. We booked last minute and suffered loosing a day with the Greek air traffic strike, but when we arrived knowing the weather forecast looked good if the Island Htl was as we had been told we were going to enjoy.. Excellent Buffet style...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

4 star hotel on a level of a 5 star hotel. Adults only hotel for couples or single, extraordinary design and a perfect program for the target group. The restaurant has places small but even big groups. Different swimming areas and only 1 minute away from the beach. If you want to discover the Greek lifestyle you will find only...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about The Island Hotel

Address: Vlihadas Street | Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece (Formerly Pantheon Palace Beach Hotel)
Region: Greece > Crete > Heraklion Prefecture > Gouves
Price Range: $161 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Island Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 298
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Also Known As:
Pantheon Palace Beach Gouves
Hotel Pantheon Palace Beach
The Island Hotel Gouves, Crete, Greece
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Gouves
#2 Luxury Hotel in Gouves
#2 Romantic Hotel in Gouves
#2 Spa Hotel in Gouves
#3 Family Hotel in Gouves
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“all of them are great, just a little walk from the front desk.”
 of 5 bubbles rodicac395, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a sea view room with a massive balcony.”
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“Sea view rooms best”
 of 5 bubbles joyw878, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There is a wide variety of rooms available. With many stairs around if you have any mobility issues ask to be near the main building”
 of 5 bubbles ALIF23, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a room towards the rear of the Hotel, not a problem!! great relaxing pool area”
 of 5 bubbles duzzer66, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
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