Situated near by the sandy beach, the 4-star The Island Hotel offers a stunning view over the Aegean Sea and the Cretan Sea. An example of traditional architecture, this hotel was opened in 1990 and was fully restored in 2009.
The hotel boasts beachfront location not far from a palace and a museum as well as gardens and palm trees. The property is set a 30-minute stroll from Gouves center.
Archaeological Museum is 40 km from the hotel and The Palace of Knossos is 15 km away.
Guests can reach The Island Hotel by car from Nikos Kazantzakis airport in 20 minutes.
The sophisticated hotel provides guests with 298 rooms including standard maisonette, economy room and executive double room that offer an in-room safe, satellite television, a patio, a sofa and direct dial phone. Some rooms overlook the sea. The luxury rooms feature bathrooms with a hairdryer, a Jacuzzi and towels.
Eat & Drink
In the morning a complimentary buffet breakfast is served. The lobby restaurant serves dishes of Mediterranean cuisine. Guests can relax in the café bar serving refreshing drinks. A variety of dishes are served in Medusa Restaurant and Medusa, which are 5 minutes’ walk away.
The hotel offers a free car park, currency exchange and an elevator and such services as 24-hour reception, medical service and wedding services.
Leisure options include a sun terrace, an outdoor swimming pool and a library. Lawn tennis, basketball and volleyball along with fitness classes and a gym ensure guests' active pastime.
High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.
Private parking is possible on site for free.