The Petra Mare Hotel is situated on the south east coastline of Crete, next to the small town of Ierapetra. Ierapetra is approximately 20 miles from Agios Nikolaos and has a selection of shops, bars and restaurants as well as a Venetian castle and a Turkish mosque. The centre of Ierapetra is a fifteen minute walk from the Petra Mare Hotel.
The hotel itself has 227 guestrooms spread across five floors. All rooms are air conditioned and have a balcony, most have a sea view. In addition to comfortable spacious rooms the Petra Mare Hotel Crete its own water park which has a large pool, a lazy river, water falls and slides suitable for both adults and children.
The hotel also has a gym, sauna and Jacuzzi and there is a hair and beauty salon. You can find holiday essentials in the hotel mini market and there is a gold shop where you can purchase a special reminder of your holiday. Breakfast and dinner can be enjoyed buffet style in the restaurant and there are also two taverns and two bars for your convenience.
To entertain younger visitors there is a playground and you can play table tennis and billiards onsite. Just a short distance from the hotel there are tennis courts and for cooler days there is an indoor pool. Entertainment is varied with a different programme of events daily including games, competitions, shows and dancing.
On the nearby sandy beach you can find sun umbrellas, lazy chairs and water sports including canoes, windsurfing and pedaloes. There is also a diving centre for those in search of a little adventure.
Distance from Airport:
65 miles - Heraklion
All have - bathroom/shower - WC - balcony/terrace - air conditioning -telephone -TV - radio - hairdryer - safe - fridge - (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel has a restaurant, two taverns and two bars.
(TIME FOR ALL INCLUSIVE 08:00-24:00)
• Breakfast: buffet in Main Restaurant (07:30-10:00)
• Lunch : Buffet in Main Restaurant (12:30-14:30)
• Dinner: Buffet in Main Restaurant (19:00-21:30)
( during lunch & dinner is served ice cream)
During the meals (lunch-dinner)in the restaurant: locally wine, locally soft drinks, juice (not fresh) locally draught beer, mineral water(not bottles).
MAIN BAR (18:00-02:00)
Ouzo , raki, local brandy, local draught beer, filtered coffee, tea, local soft drinks, local wine, local spirits not branded (whiskey, vodka, rum, gin, tequila) All branded drinks,bottled beverages (alcoholic or not),fresh juices and cocktails are with extra charge. After 24:00 all drinks are with extra charge.
SNACK BAR (10:00-24:00)
Ouzo, raki, local brandy, local draught beer, filtered coffee, tea, local soft drinks, local wine, local spirits not branded(whiskey, vodka, rum, gin, tequila).
Hot snacks 10.00-18.00 and cold snacks 10.00-24.00.
Local ice cream from 12.00-13.00 and 16.00-17.00
All branded drinks, bottled beverages (alcoholic or not), fresh juices and cocktails are with extra charge.
• Table tennis
• Water polo
• Beach volley ball
Free use of sun beds and umbrellas
The hotel has a water park with a swimming pool, slides, water falls and a lazy river. There is an indoor pool for the cooler months and plenty of terrace space where you can lay back and relax in the summer. The sea is just a few steps away if you fancy trying your hand at water sports.
This hotel will appeal to couples and families looking for spacious, comfortable accommodation with plenty of facilities and the beach on your doorstep. There is a friendly atmosphere at the Petra Mare Crete which attracts plenty of repeat visitors.
Couples and Families