Hotels in Aghios Nikolaos
Our opinion: A good, simple hotel in an excellent location.The Lato Hotel offers traditional Cretan accommodation within a lovely garden. It is the perfect place to relax but with the cosmopolitan resort of Aghios Nikolaos just a fifteen minute walk away, you can have the best of both worlds. The hotel is situated in the beautiful Mirabello Bay area, a small golden sand beach is only a couple of minutes walk away and there are welcoming tavernas in the immediate vicinity. The Lato Hotel offers a delightful swimming pool encircled by sunbeds and provides the perfect environment to unwind, sunbathe and perhaps sip a tasty cocktail. Rooms are spacious and airy, decorated in a neutral colour palate. This is a simple and friendly hotel ideal for those looking for a relaxing break.
Our opinion: Great value for families and couples the Alantha apartments are a perfect, peaceful base for exploring the coastline around the buzzing resort of Agios Nikolaos.The Alantha apartments make up a compact holiday complex situated in a quiet street within five minutes of the centre of the exciting resort of Agios Nikolaos with all its shops, tavernas, restaurants and throbbing nightlife. A three-minute walk will take you from the apartments to the nearest sandy beach. The entire coastline is dotted with marvelous bays and sleepy villages and so, if you like to get a flavour of the authentic Crete, venturing out to explore is an absolute must. The spacious apartments are fully equipped for everything you could need for a comfortable home-from-home, decorated in light, bright contemporary colours and modern furnishings. In the main hotel building, guests can enjoy the games room with billiards, pool and table-tennis, and outside a lovely pool overlooks the sea and nearby islands. Flanking it are sun beds for a relaxing day poolside. There is a snack bar for refreshments during the day, and breakfast is also available here. A covered roof terrace overlooking the shore is the perfect place to sit once the sun has gone down, sipping a cocktail or glass of wine. This is a small, friendly, family-run establishment which strives to offer good value, comfort and peace of mind to its guests in a clean, comfortable and relaxing environment. Suitable for young couples and families. Please note: This accommodation has a drop off / pick up point at the Coral Hotel, the walk to Alantha is approximately 400m, up a steep narrow street with 77 steps.
Our opinion: Faedra Beach Aparthotel is a clean, comfortable and friendly accommodation that will satisfy all types of travellers.Faedra Beach Aparthotel is located on popular sandy beach Ammoudara (Blue Flag award) and only 3 kms from Agios Nikolaos, which is one of the nicest and most picturesque places in Crete. Faedra Beach Aparthotel is a very welcoming modern complex with friendly staff, good cuisine and a variety of facilities on site.
Our opinion: These lovely studios and apartments are an excellent choice for privacy and relaxation.The Mare Hotel Apartments are situated in the centre of Aghios Nikolaos, overlooking the Mirabello bay in the quieter part of the town next to the Blue Flag awarded Kitroplatia beach. Here you will find crystal clear waters with sea urchins visible on the rocks. Aghios Nikolaos is a very charming resort with many shops and cafes to explore. There are plenty of restaurants to discover with cuisine to suit all tastes. The picturesque yacht marina is the perfect setting for romantic walks and there are stunning views to be had from the apartments, including extraordinary views of the Cretan mountains, the Chaene Gorge and the endless blue sea. The accommodation is comfortable with all of the self catering facilities needed to enjoy home-cooked meals with the fresh air streaming in from your balcony or terrace. The main restaurant of the hotel, Kyma, is located on the ground floor and apart from the delicious flavours of its gastronomical choices offers views to the beach. Mediterranean dishes are prepared by the chefs using locally sourced produce and the purest olive oil to satisfy all taste buds. The Mare Hotel Apartments are perfect for a break of pure relaxation. If you are after tranquil and peaceful surroundings then this is the ideal place for you!
Our opinion: Well located in the centre of Agios Nikolaos.The Coral Hotel is situated on the coastline of Aghios Nikolaos, next door to its sister hotel the Hermes, and is overlooking the endless blue of Mirabello Bay, only 5 minutes from the centre of town. The hotel benefits from great views of the Gulf of Mirabello and is in a prime location next to the harbour. The Coral Hotel consists of 150 double rooms and 15 single rooms, most of them with a sea view of the Mirabello gulf. All rooms are equipped with, double or twin beds, satellite TV, music channels, direct-dial telephone, mini fridge, individual air conditioning units, writing desk, bathroom with bath, hair-dryer, bathroom amenities and furnished balcony. Outside, there is an extraordinary rooftop salt-water swimming pool and a sun terrace with an astonishing sea view. There is a snack bar located next to the pool, serving a wide variety of refreshments throughout the day. The main restaurant, situated on the first floor, serves breakfast and dinner buffet style. Guests can sample a high standard of food whilst enjoying the astonishing views of the sea and beach. Guests can take advantage of the hotel's all-inclusive package that provides all meals, snacks and drinks both alcoholic and non alcoholic available at a supplement. The Coral Hotel also boasts a packed entertainment programme ensuring that there is never a dull moment for groups of friends and couples alike. Please note that this accommodation is for adults only.
Our opinion: A well established hotel with a friendly atmosphere. The ideal choice for an exciting holiday.Overlooking the Gulf of Mirabello and across the street from a small pebbly beach lies the well established Hermes Hotel (formerly Iberostar Hermes Hotel). The bustling harbour area lined with cafes and restaurants, a popular meeting place for locals and tourists alike is situated within a ten minute walk of the hotel. There are also many bars and discos in the vicinity. This newly renovated, delightful and friendly hotel with its welcoming atmosphere makes it the ideal base for an amazing holiday.
Our opinion: Situated within peaceful surroundings with amazing sea views.The Miramare Hotel Villas are built on an exceptional spot, just above the Blue Flag awarded beach of Almyros with excellent views of Almyros bay. The villas are elegantly furnished with all modern luxuries, including a whirlpool bath and a fully equipped kitchen. Guests staying at these villas may use some of the facilities at the Miramare Hotel. The cosmopolitan town of Aghios Nikolaos is within walking distance from the complex, only one hour away from Heraklion International Airport and a short drive from all major attractions of Eastern Crete. You are guaranteed a pleasant stay at these enchanting villas.
Our opinion: Excellent location, fantastic views, fantastic villas with an excellent decor. Close to Agios Nikolaos and its facilities.This stunning complex of 9 luxurious villas hangs over the hillside overlooking Mirabello Gulf, between Elounda and Agios Nikolaos. Each villa has its own style of interior decor and furnishing but the extremely high standard of accommodation is universal to all. Please note that the Pleiades Villas consist of 3 two bedroom villas, 2 two bedroom superior villas & 4 three bedroom villas. Clients will be allocated on arrival into one of the villas listed below. (Alcyone 2 Bedroom Villa, Merope 2 Bedroom Villa, Celaeno 2 Bedroom Villa, Pleione 2 Bedroom Villa, Electra 2 Bedroom Villa, Asterope 3 Bedroom Villa, Atlas 3 Bedroom Villa, Maia 3 Bedroom Villa & Taygeta 3 Bedroom Villa). Car hire is recommended due to villas location.
Our opinion: Excellent standard of accommodation with friendly staff.The Daios Cove Luxury Resort & Villas is a new luxury resort nested on a hillside overlooking its private tranquil bay on the North-East part of Crete, just 10 minutes away from the cosmopolitan town of Aghios Nikolaos and 20 minutes from the village of Elounda. Located right on the waterfront with a private sandy beach, masterfully blending the surrounding landscape together with its unique private bay and direct access to the crystalline waters, the resort represents the perfect integration between architecture and design with the surrounding environment. It evokes the intimate charm of the traditional villages found throughout the Greek isles, expresses in an elegant, contemporary aesthetic. The 300 rooms, suites and villas designed by the prestigious bureau 3SK Stylianidis, including Deluxe Ocean View Rooms (min. 42sqm) and Red Level Suites & Villas boast spectacular views of the cove and turquoise seas waters while most featuring private seawater swimming pools.
Our opinion: The St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas is a member of the 'Small Luxury Hotels of the World' and offers an atmosphere of complete luxury and tranquility.St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas is a member of the 'Small Luxury Hotels of the World' and is one of the most sought after hotels on the island of Crete. Fully renovated, it is magnificently set in a two storey bungalow style building, overlooking the Gulf of Mirabello. The hotel's picturesque gardens lead down to its own private beach where all beach facilities are provided. There are a few shops and restaurants within a five minute walk and the centre of Aghios Nikolaos is a 25 minute walk away.