An ideal choice for relaxing vacations 15 meters from the beach. Alianthos Beach Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with furnished balcony. Features include a large pool, and a Mediterranean restaurant. The spacious guest rooms have views of Plakias bay, or the surrounding hills. Each has free Wi-Fi, satellite flat-screen TV and a modern bathroom with tub or jet shower and hairdryer. Slippers and tea-and-coffee amenities are complimentary. The all-day restaurant serves a rich buffet breakfast, lunch, and dinner, inspired by traditional Cretan, Mediterranean and international cuisine. Drinks are available by the poolside. The front desk can arrange for car rental and horse riding. Free private parking is available. Staff will be happy to assist with useful tourist information. Hotel Rooms: 18
Modern hotel located in the resort of Kato Gouves in the Heraklion region. Marie Κelly Apartments features an outdoor pool surrounded by sun loungers. Each with a kitchenette with fridge, kettle and toaster, the bright studios and apartments open onto balconies with views of the pool and garden. Air conditioning and laundry service are available upon request and at a charge. The pool bar is open all day and serves drinks, as well as snacks. Leisure facilities at the Marie Kelly include pool tables, satellite TV and internet facilities. Gouves’ commercial centre is a 10-minute walk. Heraklion, with its long sandy Blue Flag beach, cafes, taverns and restaurants, is 20 km away. Free private parking is possible on site. Hotel Rooms: 30
This boutique hotel is especially designed to provide guests with a relaxing minimal environment that exudes elegance and style and makes it stand out from other hotels in Crete. The Elounda Palm Hotel in Elounda, Crete is comprised of 64 hotel rooms, contemporary suites with a shared pool, bungalows and one private pool villa, all of which are simply, yet lavishly decorated and furnished. The meticulous management of the hotel offers a wide variety of excellent facilities and hotel services that cater to the comfort and ease of its guests.
Nireides faces Elafonissi Island, a naturalistic reserve recently declared protected area by the European Union. It offers accommodation in elegant villas among outdoor pools which overlook the Mediterranean Sea. Villas are divided into 2 levels, including a lounge with fireplace and satellite TV, and a dining area featuring a fully equipped kitchen. Each villa has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and panoramic balconies.
Located on the slopes of hills, next to the exotic Elafonisi beach, the stone-built Occassus Citadel features a pool with panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea. Guests enjoy lavish terraces and well-maintained gardens. A restaurant, a bar and a mini-market are open throughout the day.
Bali Star is built amphitheatrically on a small peninsula in Bali, enjoying a view of the port. It offers a large garden with free deck chairs and playground, a pool and a beach bar. The hotel’s rooms are tasteful and fitted with all modern comforts. They have a balcony or veranda with view of the garden or the sea, TV, air conditioning, refrigerator, hairdryer and safety deposit box. Hotel services include around-the-clock reception, banking service, free parking and travel services. The hotel’s restaurant serves breakfast and dinner prepared with famous Cretan products. The menu is complemented by a full range of drinks and quality wines produced in the area. The hotel is 47km away from Iraklion, where the nearest airport and port are situated, and 32km from Rethymno. Hotel Rooms: 62
Back-dropped by the Cretan mountains, this modern hotel complex offers a fantastic view to Bali bay. Guests enjoy air-conditioned rooms with private balcony, 2 adult swimming pools and a variety of dining options. The renovated hotel rooms are fully equipped with private bath or shower, satellite TV with music channel and mini-fridge. Each offers a lovely view of the bay of Bali or Mount Kedros. The Bali Beach’s pool complex includes 2 pools for adults, a children’s pool and a baby pool. It is surrounded by a large sunbathing terrace with beds and umbrellas. Refreshing cocktails are served at the two pool-side bars. The Bali Beach & Village’s buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner,including Cretan, as well as International dishes. Refreshing juices and light snacks are available at the beach bar Meltemi. The Hotel Bali Beach & Village is 25 km east of Rethymnon and 45 km west of Heraklion. The village centre which features traditional taverns, restaurants, and various shops is just 250 metres from the hotel. Hotel Rooms: 63
Overlooking the beautiful Lake Voulismeni, Du Lac Hotel provides great-value accommodation with free wireless internet and a relaxed and friendly base in the heart of Agios Nikolaos. Du Lac is an excellent choice for budget-conscious travellers looking for comfortable accommodation in Agios Nikolaos. Choose from a selection of rooms and studios, some offering lake views from their private balcony. Enjoy modern amenities such as air conditioning and free wireless internet access.
Just 60 metres away from the Blue Flag Ammoudi beach, the value for money Hotel Victoria offers easy access to water sports and taverns. Free Wi-Fi is available in public hotel areas and rooms. The en suite rooms at Hotel Victoria are comfortably furnished and include a TV, a small fridge and air conditioning. Some have balcony with views of Agios Nikolaos Bay.
Situated on Kitroplateia Beach Palazzo Apartments are a few minutes’ walk from Agios Nikolaos’ town centre. These self-catered, air-conditioned apartments offer panoramic views of the Mirabello Gulf and Sitia Mountains. Fully equipped kitchenettes feature 2 hobs, microwave oven and fridge. There is a dining area and living room with satellite TV and radio. Free internet access is available in all rooms.