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The Nicolas of Georgioupolis

.Georgioupolis
Crete Island, Greece
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Minimum stay is 7 days Breakfast is included in the rates No last minute - which means bookings 14 days at least before your arrival Located in the heart of Georgioupolis, 300 m from the sandy beach and 100m from the village square, conveniently placed for local amenities. It consists in the first building of 18 rooms (single, double and triple bedded), a lounge with bar/ satellite TV and a terrace full of flowers appropriate for your breakfast in the morning or a cocktail in the evening. The well maintained rooms provide a bathroom with shower, balcony, an air-conditioning system and a safety box. (Both at extra charge........, baby cot also at extra charge) Maria and her family await you at Nicolas. Their effort is to guarantee you a wonderfully relaxing holiday under the Cretan sun, including a family atmosphere and a friendly service. Plus Points: - Bed and breakfast (delicious and home made- continental/ traditional/ healthy) - In a central location - Cleaning: 6 x a week - Extra bed or child's cot (if required) - Fax service at the reception - English and German is spoken - Airport transfer can be arranged by taxi. Next airport Chania: The village of Georgioupolis with its particularly beautiful setting between sea and mountain is situated between the towns of Rethymno, a 30 minute journey by car and Chania which is a 45 minute drive away. This charming village with its long stretch of sandy beach and river running into the sea was until recent times a sleepy little fishing village in an out of the way place. Over the past 20 years it has slowly grown into a very popular little holiday resort, with a wide range of tavernas, shops, cafes, boutiques and other tourist amenities. The beautiful countryside surrounding the village is ideal for those keen on walking, while the splendid sandy shore and relaxed sea side atmosphere make it ideal for beach lovers. There is an excellent bus service in all directions and thus it is possible to go quite far a field, for example to Heraklion (90min journey) or the south coast perhaps to visit Phaistos or Matala. An outing to Frangokastello is also worthwhile. Closer to home there are interesting visits to be made to the old quarters of Chania and Rethymno. Lake Kournas, famed as the only fresh water lake on Crete and haven for wild life, is within walking distance from Georgioupolis. Some distance outside the village, a long row of hotels sits alongside the sweeping almost 10 km long pale fine sandy beach and crystal clear waters. However, a part of timeless old Georgioupolis remains very much in place. As in years gone by, the eucalyptus tree lined square remains the perfect place to sit and watch the villagers meet each other in the Kafenions to exchange the news of the day over a coffee or ouzo, and more: Crete by horse, here in Georgioupolis, exciting beach rides, beautiful mini-safaris and relaxing day trips. Green hills, goat-tracks, olive groves, herbs and wild flowers, the unique Lake of Kournas, Argiroupoli’s waterfalls, many small friendly villages and a superb beach combine to make this the holiday experience of a lifetime! After you have done you official booking we will send you your contract = Invoice with the balance of the total amount. Please sign this contract and send it either by signed email or fax back to us. The payment of the balance of the total amount is valid after your arrival In EURO CASH. ARRIVAL TIMES in the accommodation are according the rules of tourism: arrival in the unit from 4.00 PM, departure until 12.00 AM. If this makes sometimes problems with your personal arrival time on Crete, we advice, to book according this times 1 or 2 days more!!! Cancellation fees from the moment of your booking are as follows: CHANGE of dates: 50 EURO CANCELLATION is only valid with our confirmation! More than 90 days before arrival 30 % 89 – 30 days 70 % 29 – 14 days 85 % 13 – 0 days 90 % Of the total amount. CHANGE of CONTENTS of BOOKINGS: 50 EURO With your booking you agree to these conditions!