The gardens and pool are lovely, apartments are ok although basic, the owner and other staff are very friendly and the owner seemed to visit the hotel on most days to check on things
No staff on site other than the bar staff during the day
When you stay at Parthenis Hotel & Suites in Malia, you'll be near the beach, a 2-minute drive from Stalis Beach and 7 minutes from Star Beach Water Park. Featured amenities include a computer station, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.