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Aldemar Cretan Village

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The four star Cretan Village is just 2km outside the lively and bustling resort of Hersonissos which has a wide variety of nightlife, bars, restaurants and shops and can be visited easily using the daily courtesy bus – if of course you can bear to leave the hotel. The traditional Aldemar Cretan Village promises great fun for all the family. Lying beside Anissaras Beach, this village-style resort provides a huge range of activities along with a water sports centre and private beach.

The Aldemar Cretan Village is perfect for all ages and especially families who will find all the entertainment that they need. For those looking for a special treat and relaxation there is the Thalassotherapy Spa at the neighboring sister hotel the Aldemar Royal Mare which can be reached by courtesy bus.

How far is the nearest beach?
This attractive beach hotel is situated directly at the long sand/ pebble beach in one of the most beautiful areas on Crete.

Distance from Airport
This hotel is located 23km from Heraklion Airport and 171km from Chania Airport

The Aldemar Cretan Village offers 322 bright and spacious rooms, ranging between various double rooms with family rooms or apartments available for guests convenience. All rooms and apartments are within building complexes and offer fabulous views.

Double Garden/Sea View; rooms are spacious offering one bedroom with a separate bathroom. Rooms include all modern essential facilities providing guests with a comfortable night’s sleep.

Family Rooms with Garden/Sea Views; one bedroom, and separate bathroom with bathtub. These rooms are completely open planned and dressed with all modern essential room amenities.

Sea Front Double Rooms; one bedroom, separate bathroom and all modern essentials

Amenities include: Air-conditioning (24h/day mid-June to mid-September, minimum), Double bed/ Twin beds, Sofa-bed, Bathroom with Bathtub, Hair dryer, magnifying Mirror, Satellite television with Music Channels, Direct Dial Telephone, Internet Access (Free WIFI Internet Access 50MB per day / per device, refrigerator, Safe (upon request, at extra charge).

The Family Apartments with Garden/Sea Views; one bedroom, a sitting room, and bathroom with bathtub. These rooms are completely open planned with two twin sofa beds for additional people. Bedrooms are connected to the sitting room via a interconnecting door, making it a more social atmosphere.

On all arrival guests are greeted with a welcome pack that includes an Aldemar Bath Kit with soap, shampoo, shower gel, nail file, shower cap and a sewing kit as well as mineral water and a bottle of wine.

In addition, guests staying in a sea view room will receive on arrival a complimentary mini bar containing wine , 3 soft drinks, 1 litre of orange juice and crisps( these are not refilled) Water , tea and coffee are refilled daily. You will also receive a bouquet of flowers, bath robe, slippers and beach towels.

Food & Drink
Like a small traditional village, Aldemar Cretan Village holds fast to its traditions, and food is a daily feast for guests. Throughout the day, a full range of gastronomic temptations spread out across a huge buffet which caters for all tastes. The main restaurant Veranda is where you can savour Cretan specialities, attend cookery demonstrations and watch our little friends enjoying their every meal in their own lilliputian restaurant – Aldy's. When evening falls, La Pergola Taverna is the place to be, listen to the beat of live music, and order the main course of your choice. Situated right on the edge of the sea, the lavish buffet at Thalassa Restaurant, blends the freshness of the sea, virgin olive oil and aromatic essences, which will be sure to satisfy even the most demanding followers of the Mediterranean cuisine.(once per stay per reservation).

Sports & Entertainment
Swimming Pools- The hotel has a total of 5 pools. 4 Swimming Pools with sea water and 1 with fresh water, 3 Outdoor Children's Pool, 1 Pool with Whirlpool Bath, 1 Water slide (75 metres).

Aldemar Tennis Club
Aldemar Tennis Club is part of Royal Mare and has seven international-standard clay courts, the main court seating 250 spectators. There is also a practice court with training wall.

The club offers a range of facilities, including a lounge area with television, a snacks service, changing rooms, toilets, pro's shop, partially-covered veranda and parking.

Aldemar Tennis Club is open every day between 07:00 – 24:00 from April to October.

Facilities Free of charge; Sandy beach with pebbles, Pool and beach deck chairs, towels & umbrellas, Outdoor showers, changing rooms/WC
4 quartz sand tennis courts,(1 hour per day per reservation) Table-tennis tables, Mini golf, Beach volley, Basketball, Mini Beach Soccer, Aerobics, Water polo, Fitness centre with work out programmes, Large-screen TV & DVD room, Darts, Board Games, Various tournament nights, Traditional Greek Dance Lessons.

All-inclusive water-sports center (weather permitting / reservation required/ free of charge). Available to guests: 5 canoes, 3 pedal boats and 3 windsurfing boards (only for valid certificate holders)

Water-sports centre with diving, canoeing, windsurfing, water skiing, pedal boats, parasailing, catamaran sailing, banana-rides and ringos at extra charge.

The special services, children's facilities and amusement programmes we offer to our little visitors have a double value: they make their own holidays more enjoyable, but also those of their parents-who are able to devote some time exclusively for themselves. At Aldemar Cretan Village, children are the guests of honour. With genuine care and experience, we have made sure that our small traditional village becomes a fascinating, joyful and carefree environment for our little guests.

At the Cretan Village, children can enjoy:
Outdoor playgrounds where children will engage in varied Olympic games and entertainment.
A gigantic water slide feeding into a shallow transparent swimming pools.
Immaculate golf sandy beach with clear salt waters.
Evening entertainment with a kids disco and competitions to be won.
Kids mini club under the guidance of special educators and trained multi-lingual animation teams.
Face Painting activities.

Children's Menu at the 'Aldy' kids restaurant for ages 4 to 12, high-chairs also available.
Baby cots (upon request ) for convenience purposes.
Playpens and intercommunication systems.
Baby-sitting service (upon request at an extra charge), as well as supervision for older children.

Model Thalasso Spa Center “Royal Mare Thalasso” for relaxation, well-being and beauty treatments, at the neighboring hotel, Aldemar Royal Mare.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning in public areas
  • Bar
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • By the Beach
  • Currency Exchange
  • Entertainment
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Pool
  • Laundry Service
  • Pool Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Swimming Pool
  • Telephone
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports
  • Wifi