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Alexander Beach Hotel and Village

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This bright and elegant hotel is nestled among gorgeous gardens overlooking the bay of Malia and the Aegean Sea. The hotel is a village style complex with traditional Cretan architecture. The buildings extend into a lush, subtropical garden which leads directly onto a sandy beach with vivid blue waters. The lively resorts of Malia and Stalis are also within walking distance and there are plenty of shops, bars, restaurants and entertainment venues to enjoy.

How far is the nearest beach?

This hotel is located along the beachfront.

Distance from Airport

This hotel is located approximately 31km from Heraklion Airport and 179km from Chania Airport.


A choice of Comfort Rooms, Single Rooms, Open Plan Family Rooms, Superior Family Rooms, Junior Suites, Luxury Premium Rooms, Premium Suites and Villas are available at the hotel, all with a stylish and elegant interior. Standard in-room facilities include air conditioning, satellite TV, FREE Wi-Fi, a safety deposit, telephone, fridge and a balcony or terrace.

Food & Drink

A rich American breakfast buffet with eggs, bacon, waffles and crepes is available in the main restaurant, along with a buffet spread at dinner with hot and cold dishes. For light lunches and a la carte dinners (extra charge), you can stop by Taverna Kriti by the pool, or you can sample traditional Greek meze at the Ouzerie. A variety of refreshing drinks are available at Alexander Lounge Café & Bar, the Pool Bar and the Beach Bar.

Sports & Entertainment

You'll find six freshwater swimming pools including a children's section and a baby pool, as well as a Jacuzzi and a large sun terrace where you can relax and admire the sea views. A selection of activities are also offered on-site, such as darts, table tennis, football, tennis courts, aerobics, yoga, Pilates, billiards (extra charge) and basketball. The beach is only a short hop away for those who prefer to unwind by the sea, and there are plenty of watersports to try (extra charges apply). For younger guests, there is a Mini Club which provides fun activities, discos, games and lessons for the little ones. There is also a clubhouse playground and a pool with mini waterslides. If you're looking for something a little more relaxing, then the hotel spa with its indoor pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam bath and selection of massages and treatments (extra charge) might just do the trick.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Basketball
  • Beach Bar
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Darts
  • Entertainment
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Sport Facilities
  • Steam Bath
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Tennis
  • Telephone
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Water Sports
  • Wifi