CHC Athina Palace Resort and Spa

Lygaria, Heraklion , Lygaria,71500 , Crete Island,Greece

The Hotel “CHC Athina Palace Resort & Spa” is amongst the best that Crete has to offer. You will truly enjoy every day of your holiday in this special place and definitely feel that you would want to spend your holiday with us again.

This property was built in a modern architectural style and is divided in 355 rooms, pastel colored, built terrace, hillside and overlooking the sea. The Hotel has many stairs. For your convenience: main restaurant with indoor and outdoor panoramic view (Mediterranean cuisine buffet varied at will), snack bar, TV corner, shops, meeting rooms. 

Facilities

24-Hour Front Desk
Air Conditioning
Boutiques/Stores
Car Rental
Doctor On Call
Elevators
Express Check-in
Express Check-out
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Jacuzzi
Live entertainment
Massage Services
Outdoor Pool
Parking
Pool
Poolside Snack Bar
Restaurant
Safe Deposit Box
Spa
Buffet Breakfast
Disco
Internet services
Lounge
Breakfast Room
Mini Market
Baby Sitting
Bar
Lobby
Beach bar
Buffet dinner
Snack bar
Organising events
Reception
Beach Towels
Conference Facilities
Direct Dial Telephone
All-Inclusive Meal Plan
Wireless Internet Connection in Public Areas
Children's Play Area
Late check-out available
Sun beds & umbrellas at the pool
Late check out before 18.00
Late check out after 18.00

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Airport

17 KM

Beach

0,3 KM

City center

15 KM

Town center

5 KM

Hospital

10 KM

Port

15 KM

The Hotel “CHC Athina Palace Resort & Spa” is amongst the best that Crete has to offer. You will truly enjoy every day of your holiday in this special place and definitely feel that you would want to spend your holiday with us again.
This property was built in a modern architectural style and is divided in 355 rooms, pastel colored, built terrace, hillside and overlooking the sea. The hotel has many stairs. For your convenience: main restaurant with indoor and outdoor panoramic view (Mediterranean Cuisine buffet varied at will), snack bar, TV corner, shops, meeting rooms.
Location
The resort is 15 km west of Heraklion, 5km from the small village of Agia Pelagia and 100m. from settlement Made, overlooking the sea with a small creek nearby. The airport is 17 km away.

Facilities
    Lobby with panoramic sea view
    Main Theme Restaurant with A/C inside and large terrace
    À la Carte Restaurant
    Greek Tavern
    Disco
    Snack Bar/Self Service at the action pool
    Lobby bar
    2 Pool Bars
    1 Beach Bar
    1 Indoor Heated Pool (till 15th of May & after 15th of October)    
    3 Outdoor Pools
    action swimming pool
    separate children pool with fresh water    
    two relaxation pools by pool bar (only for adults)
    Outdoor Jacuzzi (at the active swimming pool)
    Spa Center 250 m², ONLY FOR ADULTS (on extra charge)
    Elevators: 2
    Mini market – international press (on extra charge)
    Jewelry Shop  (on extra charge)
    Accessories – Clothing Shop (on extra charge)
    Parking Area
    Conference room up to 350 pax
    Internet corner free of charge

Services
    24 hour Reception
    Express check-in/check-out
    Guest Relations Services
    Concierge services
    Car rental in the hotel (on extra charge)
    Shuttle bus service (to the rooms/beach/pool/main building)
    Doctor on call all day (on extra charge)
    Late check-out upon availability (on extra charge)
    Baby sitting on request (on extra charge)
    Laundry Service on extra charge (clothes returnable within 48 hours)
    Free Wi-Fi in all hotel areas including rooms

Leisure & Recreation
    Table tennis
    Animation Program (games and sports, contests, tournaments, shows, cabaret, karaoke and dancing. We provide you with all games and sports equipment)
    Kid’s Club (crafts and sports, tournaments, various workshops, shows)
    Teenagers’ club
    Spa Center 250 m² (on extra charge)
    heated swimming pool (till 15th of May & after 15th of October)    
    2 rooms for  body massage
    1 room for face care
    1 room for manicure-pedicure
    relax room
    Fish Spa (on extra charge) Darts
    Water Polo
    Stretching exercises
    Pebble Beach
    Boat Trip (on extra charge)
    Sun Beds & umbrellas at the pool and the Beach (free of charge)
    Beach towels at the active pool (free of charge)
    Basketball court
    Mini Soccer court
    Mini Volleyball court
    2 Tennis Courts (lighted - on extra charge)
    Fitness room
    Aqua Aerobics
    Billiards (on extra charge)
    Scuba diving (on extra charge)
    Children’s playground near the beach

Guest policies
    Pets not allowed
    All major credit cards

Near the area (on extra charge)
    18-hole golf course (approx. 35 km)
     Water Sports activities

Accommodation:
There are 355 rooms including 22 Promo Double Rooms 25-35 m2, 131 Standard Double rooms with land view 25-30 m2, 161 Standard Double Rooms with sea view 28-35 m2, 20 Family Rooms with 2 bedrooms and sea view 30-40 m2, 15 Family Rooms with 2 bedrooms Maisonnette style 30-40 m2, 2 Junior Suites 25-30 m2, 2 VIP Suites 35-40 m2 and 2 VIP Master Suites 70-90 m2.
All rooms are fully equipped with individually adjustable Air Condition, Mini fridge, Flat satellite T.V., Balcony or Terrace with table and chairs, Bath / Shower, Direct dial phone, Safety Deposit Box, Hairdryer and Free Wi-Fi.

Guests in Junior Suites, VIP Suites and VIP Master Suites will have additional bathrobes & slippers, Flat screen TV, coffee & tea making facilities, CD/DVD Player, daily beach towels, unlimited use of the a la carte restaurant, daily refill of the Mini Bar with water and soft drinks and luxurious bath amenities and VIP treatment.

Food and Beverages:
DINNER  IN MAIN THEME RESTAURANT
DRESS CODE: Casual *
*Wet clothing or uncovered swimwear NOT allowed. Closed shoes are required.
Dress code applies to school age minors as well.
DINNER IN A LA CARTE RESTAURANT
DRESS CODE: Casual elegance**
**Long pants, collared shirts and closed shoes required
Dress code applies to school age minors as well.

Main Theme Restaurant with large veranda overlooking the sea for breakfast and dinner, buffet with Mediterranean Cuisine and show cooking, high chairs for children.
Drinks will be served on the table (bottled wine, bottled water, beer & soft drinks)
•    Early breakfast from 05:00 to 07:30 (Continental)
•    Breakfast from 7:30 to 10:00 (American buffet)
•    Dinner from 19:00 to 21:30 (Rich buffet)
•    Cretan Breakfast: (08:00 – 10:00) Reservation required
•    Sunday Brunch (08.00-10.00) with sparkling wine and salmon hors d’oeuvres

Greek Taverna – Table d’ Hôte Restaurant (19:00-22:00), where all our Guests with minimum stay 7 days, can enjoy dinner for free once per stay (Reservation is required 2 days at a minimum in advance). On Thursday closed.
-    Children under 4 years old are not allowed in the À la Carte Restaurants
-    In À la carte Restaurant Table service for food and beverages

Pool Bar
•    For long sleepers from 10:00 to 11:00 (Continental)
•    Snacks from 11:00 to 17:30

Snack Bar/Self Service
Lunch from 12:00 to 14:30 with grill (fish, meat, vegetables), pasta, hot starters, Pizza, traditional gyros, fried potatoes, sandwiches/toast, mixed salads, fresh salads and desserts.
-    Buffet style, show cooking.
-    Self Service for food and drinks: House wine, water, beer and soft drinks.
Snacks from 11:00 to 17:30 A wide range of snacks, pizza, sandwiches/toast, popcorn, desserts and ice
cream, is served at the Action Pool Snack Bar, Relax Pool Bar and Beach Bar.
Coffee-tea time from 15:00 to 17:00 at the Action Pool Snack Bar, Relax Pool Bar and Beach Bar

À la carte Restaurant from 19.00 to 22.00: All our Guests with minimum stay 7 days can enjoy dinner for free once per week (Reservation is required 2 days at a minimum in advance).

Special events such as Lobster Night, Day catch fresh fish on extra charge
Special events free of charge such as Traditional Greek Folklore Night with traditional SYRTAKI dancing at the Action Pool Area. Every Thursday.


Bars – Local Drinks:
•    Lobby Bar from 17:30 to 01:00 (from 23.00 to 01.00 Pay Bar)
•    Pool Bar at the active pool’s area 10:00 to 23:00
•    Pool Bar at the relax pool’s area 10:00 to 18:00 (adults only)
•    Beach Bar 10:00 to 18:00
•    Disco: Open weekdays and Saturdays 23:00 – 02:00
    In All Inclusive formula bars we serve (from 10:00 till 23:00) a choice of  local spirits, seasonal cocktails, alcoholic drinks, long drinks, water, beers, local wine (red & white), filter coffee,  cacao, tea, soft drinks, fruit juices.

Drinks on extra charge
    Premium drinks such as red and black label whiskies, malt or bourbon whiskies, champagne.
    Fresh juices are on extra charge.
    Special-blends coffee

Wellness
Spa services (on extra charge) such as Massage, Sauna,  Steam bath, face treatment, manicure – pedicure, heated indoor pool – only for adults (till 15th of May and after 15th of October)
Mini Club for children and Teens
A team of professionals and our infrastructure suitable for children from 4 to 12 years and teenagers from 13 to 16 years: crafts and sports, tournaments, various workshops, shows, playground, swimming pool.

Beach
A small beach with sand and pebbles below (approx. 300 meters distance through a small access road inside the resort or by free shuttle service) with umbrellas and sun-beds free of charge, shower and bar.

Advantages of our property
• A relaxing resort in a unique setting with a magnificent sea view
• Pastel colored terrace with very inviting architecture
• Several swimming pools suitable for all moods
• Rooms are spacious and suitable for families up to 5 people
• Only 20 minutes’ drive from Heraklion, ideal for strolling around the capital and shopping
• Ideal base for exploring the island