Book your room at Aquis Arina Sand Hotel
Beachfront hotel with calming spa services
Within easy reach of Watercity Waterpark and Cretaquarium, this Gouves hotel is located by the sea and set on the beach. Area attractions also include Palace of Knossos and Heraklion Archaeological Museum.
At Aquis Arina Sand Hotel, relax by an outdoor pool or hit the beach where you can enjoy volleyball.
Guestrooms have complimentary wireless Internet access, sofa beds, and refrigerators; rooms also include air conditioning and DVD players.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
This hotel is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Food and beverages
- All buffet meals, snacks, and local beverages included
- Surcharges for:
- premium or imported non-alcoholic beverages
- premium or imported alcoholic beverages
- bottled wine
- bottled liquor
- Supervised activities for children between 3 and 12 years old
- Onsite entertainment and activities
At your hotel
Aquis Arina Sand Hotel is an all-inclusive hotel. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.
Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with umbrellas. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Aquis Arina Sand Hotel like a complimentary children's club, an outdoor pool, and a children's pool.
A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a beach bar and a poolside bar. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This all-inclusive hotel also offers outdoor tennis courts, a fitness center, and a garden. Onsite self parking is complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in 2011.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Children's club (free)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Arcade/game room
- Total number of rooms - 236
- Number of floors - 5
- Free breakfast
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Fitness facilities
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Free Wi-Fi
- Poolside bar
- Beach bar
- Luggage storage
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach sun loungers
- Pool sun loungers
- Beach towels
- Free self parking
- Conference space size (meters) - 1850
- Number of meeting rooms - 3
- Tennis on site
- Year Built 1979
- Conference space size (feet) - 19906
- Outdoor tennis courts 2
- Shopping on site
- Number of buildings/towers - 4
- Children's pool
- Outdoor pool
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Free self parking
In your room
- DVD player
- Furnished balcony or patio
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Bathtub only
- In-room safe
- Sofa bed
- Free Wi-Fi
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- LCD TV
- Sofa bed size
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Eat and drink
A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.
Ariadne - This buffet restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.
White Sand - This beachfront bar serves light fare only.
An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts and a fitness center.
Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Playground on site
- Segway rental/tour nearby
- Ziplining nearby
- Beach volleyball on site
The fine print for Aquis Arina Sand Hotel
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Please note that casual but smart dress is required in all indoor public areas of the hotel after 6 PM. Please refrain from wearing shorts and slippers in the dining room. For men, only long trousers are required during dinner.
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.
Hotel Registry Number - 1039K014A0019200
Caters to women only
Caters to men only
No pets or service animals allowed
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 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.