Minos Beach Hotel
Basking in a stunning waterfront location the distinctive and newly refurbished Cretan style Minos Beach Hotel is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Set in lovely gardens on a picturesque coastline, the Minos Beach Hotel provides a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere with the waterfront bungalows offering the privilege of being closer to the sea. The hotel offers many facilities and during your stay- a visit to 'La Boullabaisse' restaurant with its seafood specialities is a must. A fifteen minute walk will bring you to the centre of Aghios Nikolaos, however there are a few shops and tavernas within close proximity of this excellent hotel.
Leisure facilities include swimming pool, tennis court, table tennis, pool table, games room and gym. There is also a Padi Scuba Diving Center with fully qualified instructors offering a choice of scuba diving and watersports at the beach.
Dining options include the main restaurant Bachhus serving buffet breakfast and dinner. The Ambrosia Restaurant serves dinner in a romantic atmosphere, guests staying in a Superior Seafront Bungalow or Superior Waterfront Bungalow can eat at this restaurant. There is also the La Bouillabaisse, a gourmet fish restaurant situated on the waterfront with A La Carte service, guests can receive a credit towards meals at this restaurant, and guests staying in an Executive Villa can eat at this restaurant at no extra charge. Finally there is the Terpsis Cretan restaurant set in gardens with a floating terrace on the Mirabello Gulf, serving a la carte lunch. BBQ and international food nights are also organised. For refreshing drinks and cocktails there is the Dionysos Cocktail bar in the evening, Ibiscus pool bar and Pure lounge bar on the beach.The Minos Beach Art Hotel offers 129 rooms and bungalows that can accommodate up to 3 adults and categories available are Sea View Room, Junior Suite, Superior Bungalow Seafront, Superior Bungalow Waterfront, and Superior Bungalow Seafront with Private Pool. All bungalows and rooms are designed with Feng Shui principles and enjoy the same facilities including individual air-conditioning and heating, direct-dial telephone, Satellite TV, mini-bar, hairdryer, private bathroom, safe and balcony or terrace. Superior Bungalows have a Jacuzzi bath.
The lively town of Aghios Nikolaos is just 800m away with a wide array of shops, restaurants, traditional tavernas and "ouzerias". Heraklion International Airport is approx 65km from the hotel.