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Sylvia Hotel

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Sylvia Hotel offers the best of both worlds, combining the tranquillity of the traditional village of Koutouloufari with the liveliness of Hersonissos resort. Painted in soothing ice-cream colours, this complex of 50 apartments is nestled within natural surroundings of verdant gardens, flower beds and twisting olive trees, and is only a short stroll away from the beach, making it the ideal spot to enjoy some time out in the Greek sunshine.

How far is the nearest beach?

This hotel is about 900m from the beach.

Distance from Airport

Heraklion Airport is approximately 26km away and Chania International Airport is approximately 173km away.


Apartments are spacious and comfortable, each offering a separate bedroom with either a double or twin beds and a living area with sofa beds. Standard facilities include air conditioning (extra charge), Wi-Fi, a TV, safety deposit (extra charge), a kitchenette with a mini fridge, kettle, cutlery and crockery, a dining table and chairs, a hairdryer and a balcony or terrace with either a garden, sea or mountain view. Baby cots are available on request.

Food & Drink

There is a Pool Snack Bar which offers a continental breakfast as well as an a la carte Greek and international menu. A variety of refreshments are also on offer, including soft drinks, local and international drinks and cocktails. Once a fortnight guests can enjoy a Greek BBQ night by the pool, complete with live music and dancing for an evening to remember! There are also a number of bars, restaurants and clubs in the area for those who fancy exploring the surroundings.

Sports & Entertainment

The hotel features an outdoor swimming pool and a children’s pool, so the whole family can enjoy a refreshing dip to cool down from the sunshine. There are a number of beaches to explore in the area, the closest of which is just a 10 minute walk downhill. Watersports are available locally, as well as various entertainment facilities such as theme parks, golf courses and the beautiful winding streets lined with traditional shops and cafés for a true taste of the Cretan lifestyle.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast
  • Cots (On Request)
  • Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Kids Pool
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Living/ Dining Room
  • Pool Bar
  • Reception
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wifi