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    Despo

    Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
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    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    USD 52*
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good35%
    • Average21%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Poolside Bar
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Babysitting
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 529 reviews

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    This was my first all inclusive holiday with my partner and our friends. We arrived late on a Monday evening, unsure what to expect- this was no problem! Although inclusive drinks had finished, we were able to enjoy a drink together before heading to our...More

    6  Thank Alexandra O
    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    Just home from week at Despo so here are the good and bad points.Hotel is very basic but is very clean outside areas are well maintained lovely garden and pool area.Staff are really helpful and rooms kept clean.BUT food and drinks really let it down.Very...More

    3  Thank eastcowes
    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    Just love the staff at this hotel .They are all so helpful and friendly and bend over backwards to make your stay a good one. The food is greek and Mikey the chef will cook for you if you ask him some of your favourite...More

    1  Thank cook4you
    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    We spent 2 weeks here. Had a superior room which was very clean and well looked after during our stay. The staff were all chatty and pleasant. The food was basic with not a lot of choice but was always nice and the same can...More

    2  Thank Carol T
    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    Just returned from one weeks holiday ,The hotel was very clean and a comfortable room .Maria welcomed us on arrival,rest of staff we had dealings with were polite and helpful.For us the food choices were strange and choices limited but we managed to find food...More

    2  Thank Dianna M
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 42 - USD 90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #14 Family Hotel in Kato Gouves
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 73
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    • Location
    • Greece >
    • Crete >
    • Heraklion Prefecture >
    • Gouves >
    • Kato Gouves
    • Also Known As
    • Despo Hotel Gouves ,
    • Despo Hotel Crete ,
    • Hotel Despo ,
    • Despo Kato Gouves, Crete, Greece
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    Room & Suite (118)
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    Dining (44)
    Hotel & Grounds (260)
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    alfiepops611
    31 August 2017|
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    Response from cook4you | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there are shops near by and the weather for may June usually nice but can be cool in the evenings
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    nicole h
    9 August 2017|
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    Response from Rileygreen08 |
    You can wear shorts
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    "we ended up with a room over looking sea and pool"
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    "First floor rooms offer some gorgeous views!"
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    "If you find yourself in the dungeons then complain,it is not the receptionists fault,but seems to hotel issue."
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    "We had the Superior rooms"
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