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Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa, Crete
5 out of 5
Plaka, Elounda, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island
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7.26 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (217 reviews)
eccelent

"eccelent"…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2019

Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa, Crete
Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection
5 out of 5
Tsifliki, Elounda, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island
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6.95 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (96 reviews)
Wonderful October break

"Fabulous hotel and absolutely impeccable customer service. Our children loved the kids club, the beach the pool and the buffet!!! Very child friendly but also space to give adults a break with kids club and babysitting which allowed us to visit the adults only pool and spa, and to have some “date ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Oct 2019

Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection
Daios Cove Luxury Resort & Villas
5 out of 5
Vathi, Agios Nikolaos Lasithiou, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island
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2.95 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (180 reviews)

"It has everything - fantastic staff and customer service, a fabulous location, brilliant spa and a range of great dining options as well as it's own private beach."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2019

Daios Cove Luxury Resort & Villas
Elounda Garden Suites
3.5 out of 5
Democracy Ave, Elounda, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island
The price is £64 per night
5.11 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (76 reviews)

"I cannot rate this hotel highly enough. As we were getting married in Elounda I emailed the hotel before our arrival to make sure it was ok for us to invite guests over who were not staying at the hotel and they were more than happy for us to do so. On our arrival we found we had been upgraded to ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Sep 2019

Elounda Garden Suites
Minos Palace hotel & suites – Adults Only
5 out of 5
Ag. Nikolaos, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island
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0.94 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (139 reviews)

"Incredibly beautiful resort serounded by the ocean. Lots of secluded areas with lounge chairs to relax by the water. The staff is beyond amazing - always smiling and laughing with the guests. My husband and I stayed there for our honeymoon, and we couldn't have found a better place to relax after ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2019

Minos Palace hotel & suites – Adults Only
Elounda Bay Palace, a Member of the Leading Hotels of the World
5 out of 5
Elounda, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island
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4.4 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (199 reviews)

"We chose to stay at Elounda to celebrate our mother's 80th birthday. The rooms were wonderful. We had 4 interconnecting rooms with balconies and really good facilities. We chose a half board package which allowed us to take breakfast and dinner on site. The food was good and a reasonable choice was ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan 2020

Elounda Bay Palace, a Member of the Leading Hotels of the World
St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas
5 out of 5
Thessi Nissi, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island
The price is £403 per night
1.03 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (82 reviews)
Lovely spot on the coast

"Beautiful setting! Services, accommodation, hotel facilities were first rate. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Complimentary champagne on arrival was also very nice touch. Room rate included half board, in the form of a voucher at check-in. The buffet dinner and breakfast were only okay, but ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Oct 2019

St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas
Radisson Blu Beach Resort, Milatos Crete
5 out of 5
Resort Milatos, Milatos, Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island
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13.06 mi from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (39 reviews)

"The best rooms im the hotel are suites. Very private. Other rooms ok. Food is brilliant. Very helpfull staff. Didnt experience nothing bad."…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2019

Radisson Blu Beach Resort, Milatos Crete
Elounda Breeze Resort - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Elounda, Agios Nikolaos, Crete
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3.96 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (46 reviews)
Lovely hotel although quite dated.

"Lovely hotel with very nice staff. The beach is a short walk away so this keeps you nice and fit! We had lovely food and the chef was excellent. The animation team did a very good job. The hotel is tired and would benefit from a revamp but otherwise we had a lovely time."…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct 2018

Elounda Breeze Resort - All Inclusive
Elounda Beach Hotel & Villas, a Member of the Leading Hotels of the World
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4.13 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (48 reviews)

"The guest profile has changed for the worse in the last 2 years leading to the hotel becoming quite noisy and less relaxed."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2019

Elounda Beach Hotel & Villas, a Member of the Leading Hotels of the World
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Visiting Agios Nikolaos

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Agios Nikolaos, and visitors give high marks for the beaches. Tourists can also enjoy the city's sightseeing tours and cafes. Top sights around the area include Spinalonga Castle, Star Beach Water Park and Stalis Beach.

  • There are 316 hotels and other accommodation options in Agios Nikolaos
  • The closest major airport is in Sitia (JSH), 21.5 mi (34.7 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), 32.3 mi (52 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Agios Nikolaos

The city is notable for landmarks like Spinalonga Castle, Lato and Elounda Windmills. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Lake Voulismeni, Voulisma Beach and Istro Beach. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Port of Agios Nikolaos and Panagia Kera Church.

Popular places to see outside the city include Star Beach Water Park, 19.6 mi/31.5 km from the city centre, and Stalis Beach, which is 17.6 mi/28.2 km away.

Dressing for Agios Nikolaos

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 18°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 9°C
  • From April to June, the average is 28°C during the day and 11°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 29°C during the day and 19°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 25°C as the daytime average and 10°C as the night-time average
  • Average annual rainfall for Agios Nikolaos is 21 millimetres
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 28°C, while February and March are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 9°C

Frequently asked questions

If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Agios Nikolaos, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get top deals in Agios Nikolaos.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Agios Nikolaos?
Based on reviews, Selena Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best hotel for a family holiday in Agios Nikolaos?
Mantraki Hotel Apartments is a top 3-star apartment on Expedia for families, and features laundry facilities and free WiFi. Other choices for your stay with the children include Radisson Blu Beach Resort, Milatos Crete and Daios Cove Luxury Resort & Villas. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Sissi Mini Golf.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday to Agios Nikolaos?
Elounda Akti Olous - Adults only is a favourite hotel for couples, and features private balconies and 2 bars. Other good choices for your romantic getaway include Castello Village Resort - Adults Only and Elounda Gulf Villas.
What's the best all-inclusive hotel in Agios Nikolaos?
Grecotel Meli Palace - All Inclusive is a 4-star all-inclusive property featuring a private beach and 2 restaurants, and a favourite with Expedia travellers. Other good options for your stay include Coral Hotel - Adults Only - All Inclusive and Elounda Breeze Resort - All Inclusive.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Agios Nikolaos?
Dialinas Apartments is a top apartment for people travelling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and in-room kitchenettes for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Elounda Garden Suites and Elounda Gulf Villas.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Agios Nikolaos?
Elounda Beach Hotel & Villas, a Member of the Leading Hotels of the World is a 5-star hotel with a private beach and 5 restaurants, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Porto Elounda Golf & Spa Resort and Angela Suites Boutique Hotel are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's the best boutique-style accommodation in Agios Nikolaos?
St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas is a favourite 5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a private beach and 5 restaurants. Elounda Gulf Villas and Castello Boutique Resort & Spa - Adults only are other boutique-style choices.
What is the best spa hotel in Agios Nikolaos?
Minos Palace hotel & suites – Adults Only is a top beachfront spa hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a beach bar, a fitness centre and tennis courts. Enjoy a facial, body treatment or massage at Ananea Wellness. Other popular spa hotels in Agios Nikolaos include Castello Boutique Resort & Spa - Adults only and Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection.
What's it like staying in Agios Nikolaos?
Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Agios Nikolaos, and visitors give high marks for the beaches. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s sightseeing tours and cafes. Top sights around the area include Star Beach Water Park and Stalis Beach. In Agios Nikolaos, there are 587 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What is there to see in Agios Nikolaos?
Landmarks like Lato, Panagia Kera Church and Elounda Windmills might be worth a visit. The natural setting is picturesque, namely the beaches, and places to see include: Lake Voulismeni, Voulisma Beach and Istro Beach. Additionally, you’ll find Star Beach Water Park and Stalis Beach in the area.
What's the seasonal weather like in Agios Nikolaos?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 24°C, while the coldest months are February and March, with an average of 13°C. Average annual rainfall for Agios Nikolaos is 497 mm.

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