CHC Athina Palace Crete (Greece )

  • Malevizi, Crete
CHC Athina Palace Crete (Greece )
CHC Athina Palace Crete (Greece )
CHC Athina Palace Crete (Greece )
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The 5-star CHC Athina Palace Resort & Spa is amongst the best that Crete has to offer. The Hotel has got Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and many more awards. Set on a hillside in Crete and overlooking the sea, the Hotel is Built in a modern architectural style. The hotel has a private beach with sun loungers, three swimming pools and a hot tub. The Hotel has various restaurants and bars. The main restaurant offers indoor and outdoor dining with panoramic views. Hotel is short drive from village of Agia Pelagia and Heraklion. The property is ideal base for exploring the resort. You will truly enjoy every second of your holiday in this special place and definitely feel that you would want to spend your holiday again at this place.

Athina Palace Resort offers a variety of choices concerning your dining or drinks options. Your stay at the Athina Palace comes on an all-inclusive basis, meaning all of your meals and drinks are included, as well as snacks and extras. Consisting of a choice of buffet-style dining and a la carte options, guests can also enjoy tea, coffee and snacks during the day. Guests can pay additional fees for a candlelit lobster dinner, or a fresh seafood dinner when reserved two days prior. Indoor or outdoor, early or late you can try local tastes and international specialties in the different venues. From the delicious buffets to superb a la carte menus you’re in for an international culinary journey of discovery.

The hotel has a la carte Restaurant & Greek Taverna. Hotel also has a Main Theme Restaurant with large veranda overlooking the sea  with Mediterranean Cuisine, show cooking, and Fourteen different theme nights. Casual dress code is to be followed at all restaurants. The Hotel Also has Lobby Bar, Pool Bar, Relax Pool Bar for Adults Only, Beach Bar and Disco. In All Inclusive  guests are served  a choice of  local spirits, seasonal cocktails, alcoholic drinks, long drinks, water, beers, local wine, filter coffee/instant coffee, espresso, cappuccino, ice coffee, hot chocolate, tea, soft drinks, fruit juices. Premium drinks, Fresh juices and Special-blends coffee are available at extra charge. 

Other facilities include illuminated tennis courts, a basketball court, fitness centre, table tennis and billiards. Outdoor Jacuzzi and Spa Center ONLY FOR ADULTS. The younger guests can enjoy their own pool and playground. Hotel provides Free Wi-Fi, Shuttle bus service to the rooms/beach/pool/main building and also Baby sitting on request (on extra charge).

Rooms include air conditioning and central heating. Guests can enjoy the sea view from a balcony or terrace. Guests are sure to get a good night's sleep in the double bed. Guests can also book separate bedrooms. Children's beds can be requested for younger guests. A safe and a minibar are also available. A refrigerator, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station are standard features. A direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels, a radio, a DVD player and WiFi (no extra charge) are provided as well. Slippers are included. A hairdryer and bathrobes are available in the bathrooms, which are equipped with a shower and a bathtub. Family rooms are available for parents with children.

This comfortable beach hotel lies in northeast of the island of Crete and offers an ideal starting point for those wishing to undertake interesting excursions out into the surrounding area. Quietly situated on a pleasant hillside, the hotel enjoys fabulous panoramic views out over the bay and lies within 300 m to 600 m from the nearest small bay (according to guests' room location), which may be reached by descending a flight of steps. Links to the public transport network in the form of a bus stop are to be found directly in front of the hotel and provides easy and convenient access to the centre of Agia Pelagia Kythira, which lies some 4.5 km away. There are many shopping venues as well as countless restaurants, diverse bars, pubs, cafés and many more nightlife venues to be found in the vicinity (within 5 km of the hotel). Iráklion is roughly 15 km away whilst it is approximately 17 km to Iráklion airport.

Facilities icon Facilities

  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Bath Tub
  • Hairdryer
  • Direct Dial Tel
  • Satcabletv
  • Radio
  • Internet
  • Minibar
  • Fridge
  • Aircon
  • Central Heating
  • Safe
  • Lounge
  • Balcony
  • Tv
  • Double Bed
  • Aircon Indiv
  • Tea Coffee

Sports icon Sports

  • Pool Indoor
  • Pooloutdoor
  • Poolfreshwater
  • Poolchildrens
  • Pool Bar
  • Sunloungers
  • Parasols
  • Wateraerobics
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Steambath
  • Massage
  • Scuba
  • Canoe
  • Table Tennis
  • Aerobics
  • Gym
  • Basketball
  • Billiards
  • Boccia
  • Entertainment
  • Tennis
  • Number Of Pools
  • Pool Heated
  • Darts

Meals icon Meals

  • Full Board
  • Breakfast Buffet
  • Lunch Buffet
  • Dinner Buffet
  • All Inclusive


The resort has a lift and features 379 rooms. The 24-hour reception desk makes arrival and departure effortless. Services and facilities include a laundry service, a hairdresser, a conference room and a business centre. Wireless internet access (no extra charge) allows guests to stay connected while on holiday. A number of shops, including a supermarket, are great for shopping or just browsing. There is also a playground for younger guests. Guests arriving by car can park their vehicles in the car park. Services include a hotel shuttle bus.


Guests can strike that perfect balance between exercise and relaxation in one of the 3 indoor and outdoor pools. The freshwater pool area, which is in part heated, also has a children's pool. Refreshing drinks at the pool bar and a relaxing soak in the hot tub offer the perfect way to unwind. Sun loungers and parasols the sun terrace complete the holiday. A variety of activities such as bocce, volleyball and basketball or, for a fee, tennis, are offered at the resort. The resort offers various water sports, including aquafit, or for additional fees, canoeing and diving. The resort offers numerous indoor sports, including a gym, table tennis, darts and aerobics or, for a fee, billiards. The resort offers a range of facilities in the wellness area. Options include a spa and, for an additional fee, a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon and massage treatments. Leisure facilities include an entertainment programme, a kids' club and a dance club.


Various dining options are available, including a dining room and a bar. Delicious specialities await guests in 2 non-smoking, air-conditioned restaurants. Catering options include full board and all-inclusive. All-inclusive holidaymakers enjoy special extras like snacks, in addition to a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. A delicious and varied buffet awaits guests at breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Transfers & baggage

  • Add baggage from £50 per bag return
  • Return shuttle transfers from £16 per person
  • Return private transfers from £35 per person