The Calypso Hotel is 500 metres from the long sandy beach in Gouves and two thirds of a mile from Gouves newest attraction, the Cretaquarium, one of the largest aquariums in the Eastern Mediterranean and one of the best in Europe. There is regular bus service covering Gouves and the surrounding area with a bus stop just 400 metres from the hotel. The air-conditioned buses to Heraklion, Hersonissos, Malia and Eastern Crete leave roughly every 15 minutes.
Distance from Airport:
22 miles - Heraklion
All have * balcony/terrace * bathroom/shower * WC * TV * telephone * fridge * hairdryer * air conditioning * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Location and Resort:
Gouves is the ideal choice for a restful holiday on Crete being a smaller and quieter resort, with a pretty old town and a sandy beach. The seafront area has a selection of cafes, bars and restaurants and the town, small boutiques and souvenir shops. The beach offers a water sport centre with all the usual activities and nightlife in the resort is low key and relaxed.
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel has a restaurant, pool bar and bar.
The hotel has a swimming pool and a children's pool.
The hotel will appeal to couples and families looking for comfortable accommodation from which to enjoy a relaxing holiday on this beautiful island.
Couples and Families