AVAILABLE MAY TO OCTOBER - The Vasia Palace is in the quiet fishing village of Sissi, still relatively untouched by tourism, with narrow streets and small shops. With an onsite spa offering comfortable relaxing surroundings and a full range of treatments, the hotel is perfect for total rest and relaxation. The beach is a mix of sand and shingle and there is a selection of restaurants, bars and tavernas in the village. For those seeking livelier nights, Malia is 5 miles away.
Distance from Airport:
All have * balcony/terrace * bathroom/shower * WC * TV * air conditioning * safe * hairdryer * minibar * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Location and Resort:
The hotel is part of a large complex with over 200 suites and rooms. The hotel is light, fresh and airy and has a relaxing environment. There is a shuttle service to the beach 3 times daily and the opportunity to try diving or horseriding nearby. Rooms and suites have beautiful views of the Kritikon Pelagos, the Zeus island and the sunset, or overlook the mountains, the swimming pools and the gardens.
Eating and Drinking:
There is a lobby bar, a pool bar and a waterfront bar serving fine wines, cocktails, champagne and cigars. The hotel also offers a range of dining options including an Italian, a main buffet style restaurant and a lovely seafood restaurant. The poolside bar also serves casual meals and light snacks. The hotels All Inclusive programme includes breakfast from 7.30am to 10.30am, lunch from 1pm to 2.30pm and dinner between 7pm and 9pm buffet style in main restaurant. The hotel also has 2 a la carte restaurants which all-inclusive guests can use once each per week (subject to reservation). The hotel also hosts regular BBQ evenings. Locally produced alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks as well as some international eg soft drinks, juices, filter coffee, tea, beer, wine (white and rose), ouzo, raki, brandy, liqueurs, vodka, rum, gin, Malibu, whiskey, etc are served at the pool bar and at the main bar from 10:00am to 11pm. Snacks such as chips, burgers, toasts, hamburgers, hot dogs and pizza are available at the pool bar between 11am and 6pm as well as coffee time with cakes from 4pm until 5pm.
The hotel has 2 outdoor sweet water swimming pools, a children`s pool and one indoor pool.
This hotel in Crete will appeal to families and couples looking for high standards of accommodation and service, varied facilities for all age groups and an inviting spa for the ultimate in pampering.
Couples and Families