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Sol By Melia Marina Beach Crete

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Sol By Melia Marina Beach Crete overlooks a beautiful stretch of golden sands in the traditional Cretan village of Kato Gouves. This family-friendly hotel boasts two pool areas with an aqua splash park for the little ones, a relaxing spa and a central location - perfect for a sunny Grecian getaway.

How far is the nearest beach?

This hotel is located on the beach.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is located 15km from Heraklion Airport and 161km from Chania International Airport.


Guests can choose from Double Rooms, Open Plan Family Rooms and Bungalows, each with their own private balcony or terrace. Each room has a bright, cosy décor that adds a relaxing touch to your stay. All rooms are fully equipped with modern amenities including air conditioning, a safety deposit box, fridge, satellite TV, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, telephone and Wi-Fi. Standard Double rooms and Bungalows also have bathtubs to relax in after a day of exploring.

Food & Drink

The main buffet-style restaurant serves a wide variety of Greek, Mediterranean and International cuisine with water, wine, beer and local soft drinks at breakfast, lunch and dinner time. There’s also an a la carte restaurant which All Inclusive guests can visit for free once per stay. Throughout the day snacks are offered at selected times and refreshing drinks are served at the three bars of the resort, with late-night drinks being offered at one bar until 01:00.

Sports & Entertainment

Sol By Melia Marina Beach Crete is a poolside paradise, with two large sparkling pools and a water splash pool with slides for the little ones. The hotel's indoor swimming pool operates during low season. Guests staying in the bungalows can also enjoy use of their exclusive swim-up bar. The hotel also has its own part of the beach with sunbeds and parasols provided for guests free of charge. For those who like to get moving, there's plenty of activities on offer including tennis, archery, beach football, mini golf and a fitness gym. Those looking to relax will enjoy the spa (extra charge) which offers a steam room, sauna, Turkish bath and a number of relaxing beauty treatments. With a kids club for the younger ones, a teen lounge and live evening entertainment there’s something for everyone at this hotel.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning in public areas
  • Archery
  • Babysitting
  • Bar
  • Beach Football
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Breakfast
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Cots (On Request)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Darts
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • High Chairs
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Laundry Service
  • Lifts
  • Lounge
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini Golf
  • Mini Market
  • Pool Bar
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Sports Facilities
  • Steam Bath
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Swimming Pool (Salt Water)
  • Table Tennis
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace
  • Turkish Bath
  • TV Lounge
  • Water Sports
  • Whirlpool
  • Wifi