The Cretan Village Aparthotel is in the quiet Amoudara area of Aghios Nikolaos, three miles from the centre of town (this is not the Ammoudara resort close to Heraklion). The aparthotel occupies a hillside location and enjoys great views to the seashore of the beautiful Mirabello Gulf. The beach is within 50 metres.
Built in traditional local village style the aparthotel first opened in 1977 and was renovated in 2007. This friendly property has been designed to provide accommodation for families with well equipped kitchens, large balconies with sea views and plenty of space for children to play. The Cretan Village has a total of 37 villa style apartments (24 one-bedroom and 13 two-bedroom) as well as a restaurant with buffet and a la carte menus, a cafe-bar and a shared swimming-pool.
Distance from Airport:
47 miles - Heraklion
All have - bathroom/shower - WC - living room - kitchen - balcony/terrace - air conditioning and safe with extra charge locally - (certain amenities may be payable locally)
*Official rating 3 star*
Location and Resort:
The Cretan Village Aparthotel is just 50 metres from the closest beach, boasting golden sands and clear blue waters, making it ideal for snorkeling and scuba diving. Head down to the centre of the town and marvel at the pretty harbour with its many tavernas and restaurants, where you can sample the local cuisine or Asian, Mediterranean and Continental dishes during your stay at the Aparthotel Cretan Village. Crete's picturesque town of Agios Nikolaos offers a bustling nightlife with a vibrant atmosphere. There are plenty of things to see on your holidays to Crete, including the Archaeological museum with findings from the Minoan and Pre-Minoan period.
If you're after something fun to do with the kids on your Aghios Nikolaos holiday, visit the largest water park on the island, Watercity Water Park where you'll find plenty of thrilling rides and chutes to keep the kids occupied all day. If you're into shopping, head to Heraklion for a bit of retail therapy, or why not visit the beautiful Minoan Palace of Knossos for a historical experience on your holidays. Aghios Nikolaos is the ideal base to explore the fascinating island of Crete, so book now.
Eating and Drinking:
The aparthotel's restaurant has both buffet and a la carte options and there is also an informal cafe-bar.
The aparthotel operates an all inclusive option which includes buffet style continental breakfast from 8am to 10am, lunch buffet style from midday until 2pm, coffee time between 5.30pm and 6.30pm and a dinner buffet between 7.30pm and 9.30pm. Soft drinks, local white, rose, red wine and beers are available from 11am to 10pm and you can enjoy ouzo, raki and brandy from 6.30pm to 10pm.
The property has a shared swimming pool.
A holiday at the Cretan Village is the right choice for families looking for cheap holidays to Crete with comfortable and flexible accommodation, close to the beach with the centre of the town within easy reach.