Get an overview of this hotel5-star family-friendly hotel near Heraklion Archaeological Museum

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool

Location

This family-friendly Heraklion hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of Manos Hatzidakis Theatre and Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Natural History Museum of Crete is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) away.

Hotel Features

2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and 2 bars/lounges are available at this hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour health club, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 127 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and Select Comfort beds. Guests can enjoy jetted tubs, and other standard amenities include balconies or patios, 24-hour room service, and LCD TVs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Galaxy Hotel Iraklio provides a 24-hour health club, a spa tub, and a steam room. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 2 bars/lounges. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 7535 square feet (700 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2015.

Galaxy Hotel Iraklio has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 127 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Computer station 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 9 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Terrace 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 7535 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 700 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Year Built 1979 
  • Garden 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free long-term parking, Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Hydromassage showerhead 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Per Se Lounge - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Vetri Restaurant - This poolside restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Per Se Bar - Overlooking the pool and garden, this lobby lounge specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour health club and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 4 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No pets or service animals allowed

Hotel Registry Number - 1039K015A0002000

No rollaway/extra beds available

24-hour check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 25 per vehicle (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Galaxy Hotel Iraklio
  • Galaxy Hotel Iraklio Heraklion
  • Galaxy Iraklio
  • Galaxy Iraklio Heraklion
  • Galaxy Iraklio Hotel
  • Iraklio
  • Iraklio Galaxy Hotel
  • Iraklio Hotel
  • Galaxy Hotel Heraklion
  • Galaxy Hotel Iraklio Crete/Heraklion

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.


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