Aldemar Knossos Royal

Fantastic five star facilities offering an elegant and unforgettable holiday.


Aldemar Knossos Royal

The welcoming realm of King Minos, blessed by the Gods of the sun and the sea, is today as proud as a fortress and as welcoming as an embrace. It is also home to a sumptuous palace that makes an ideal destination for any type of holiday. At the Aldemar Knossos Royal, time moves at a different pace; in elegant and comfortable rooms with incomparable views, in the azure sea and crystal-clear pools, at superb sports facilities and matchless restaurants, the pleasure and relaxation never end. This lovely hotel is located in the area of Anissaras which is approximately two and a half kilometres from Hersonissos. This hotel is a member of Green Globe.

Aldemar Knossos Royal in Crete has been awarded a Trip Advisor ‘Certificate of Excellence’ for 2014 that honours fantastic hospitality and service.


Double bedded rooms sleep 2/3 (with extra bed or sofa), bath/shower, satellite TV, telephone, hairdryer, wifi internet connection (free of charge, up to 200mb per day/per device), fridge, safe box, air conditioning (mid May through to October) and a balcony or terrace with mountain view. Twin bedded rooms sleep 2/3 with sea front view, family rooms sleep 2/4 with inland view, double bedded rooms sleep 2 with sea view and single rooms with inland or sea view are also available at a supplement.

Royal Villas: Junior suites sleep 2/4 with shared pool, one bedroom suites sleep 2/4 with side sea view and maisonettes sleeping 2/4 with side sea view are also available at a supplement.


  • 24 hour reception
  • Air conditioning
  • Fridge in rooms
  • Free use of kindergarten
  • Free use of safe boxes
  • Wifi internet access in common areas and rooms (up to 200mb per day/per device)
  • Two shopping arcades
  • Mini market
  • Hairdresser
  • Conference centre
  • Laundry/dry cleaning
  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • Beach towels (with coupon)
  • Currency exchange
  • Car, motorbike and bicycle hire. Please note some amenitites are payable locally.


Main restaurant serving breakfast, dinner and buffet style theme nights including Italian and Greek. International and local delicatessen on special exclusive corners of the main restaurant. 'Fontana Amorossa' gourmet restaurant with lobster night and taverna 'Artemis' with Greek cuisine. Self service restaurant and pizzeria. Dress code: smart casual. Separate children's restaurant.

For Children

  • Children's pool
  • Highchairs
  • Children's menu
  • Baby sitting (on request, payable locally)
  • Children's Aldy mini club (4-7yrs & 8-12 yrs) with animation and entertainment team as well as Maxi junior club
  • Children's show time
  • Adventure playground/children's house
  • Video shows
  • Baby phones
  • Push chairs
  • Mini disco
  • Baby cot/playpen.

Leisure Activities

  • Two outdoor pools (seawater)
  • Indoor pool
  • Water sports/diving centre (under separate management)
  • Gym
  • Sauna
  • Waterslide
  • Beach
  • Deckchairs and umbrellas (available by the pool and at the beach)
  • Mini golf
  • Billiards
  • Games room
  • Bridge room
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis court
  • Tennis lessons
  • Special athletic tournaments (basketball, mini football, beach volleyball etc).

Please note some leisure activities are payable locally.