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Akasha Beach Hotel and Spa

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Situated along the northern coast of Crete, the five-star Akasha Beach Hotel & Spa offers a prime beachfront location with the convenience of being close to Heraklion – the island’s capital. With a gorgeous outdoor pool area, elegant rooms and an on-site spa and beauty centre, this hotel has everything you could possibly need for a peaceful Greek escape.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is located along the beachfront.

Distance from Airport

Heraklion Airport is approximately 28km away.


The hotel offers a selection of elegant rooms and suites with comfortable amenities for a laidback stay. You can opt for an Urban Chic Room (also with options of an outdoor Jacuzzi or plunge pool), Dazzling Blue Room (plus options with outdoor Jacuzzi or plunge pool) or an Azure Suite (also comes with option of outdoor Jacuzzi or plunge pool). General facilities include air conditioning, Wi-Fi, satellite TV, a safety deposit, hairdryer, magnifying mirror, pillow menu, luxury bathroom amenities, a bathrobe and slippers, and a minibar (extra charge).

Food & Drink

The main restaurant serves a fusion of Greek and international cuisine in a relaxed buffet format to keep your taste buds satisfied from breakfast to dinner. You can also stop by the Beach House for local specialties and comfort foods in a waterfront location, or the Pool Bar Lounge for light bites such as tapas, tostadas and burgers, along with exotic cocktails and live music as the sun sets. The Lobby Bar Lounge offers a casual and cosy atmosphere, perfect for enjoying everything from light lunches and cups of tea to tempting cocktails in the evening.

Sports & Entertainment

There is a refreshing outdoor pool area where you can enjoy a cooling dip or relax on one of the comfortable sun loungers to catch some rays. The beach is also right on your doorstep if you prefer to unwind by the seafront or try your hand at some of the local watersports (extra charge). There is a fitness centre on-site at the hotel for blowing off steam, but for the ultimate dose of relaxation the hotel spa has got you covered with its exclusively designed luxury suites and a selection of beauty and spa treatments to put your mind and body at ease (extra charges may apply).


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Beach Bar
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Laundry Service
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Spa
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Water Sports
  • Wifi