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

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 fitness center, a poolside bar, and a coffee shop/café are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 127 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi 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 spa tub, a steam room, and a 24-hour fitness center. 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 the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed 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 on request) 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 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Computer station 
  • 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 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • 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 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 1979 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 700 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Garden 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Hydromassage showerhead 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Minibar 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • 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 steam room and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

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

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. 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.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • 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

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
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 1500, 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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