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Superior Room, Pool View
215 square feet
1 Queen Bed 2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Room, Pool View (Pure Wellness)
215 square feet
1 Queen Bed 2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Room, City View (Pure Wellness)
Room with view
215 square feet
1 Queen Bed 2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive Room, Pool View (Pure Wellness)
322 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Triple Room, Pool View
248 square feet
1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed 3 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Superior Single Room
Room with view
194 square feet
1 Single Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Executive Room, Pool View
300 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Family Room, 2 Bedrooms, Connecting Rooms, City View
Room with view
452 square feet
5 Single Beds 1 Queen Bed and 3 Single Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Executive Room, City View
Room with view
300 square feet
1 Queen Bed 2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Superior Triple Room, City View
Room with view
215 square feet
1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed 3 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Superior Room, City View
Room with view
215 square feet
1 Queen Bed 2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Jetted Tub
Room with view
431 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
5-star, family-friendly hotel near Heraklion Archaeological Museum

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
24-hour business centre

Location

This family-friendly Heraklion hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of Manos Hatzidakis Theatre and Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Heraklion Port and Natural History Museum of Crete are also within 1 mile (2 km).

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 on-site.

Room amenities

All 127 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and Select Comfort beds. LCD TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also find comforts such as Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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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 a coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a nearby snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the 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 centre and a limo/town car service. Event facilities measuring 7535 square feet (700 square metres) include conference centres. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a terrace and tour or ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self-parking and valet parking are available on-site.

Galaxy Hotel Iraklio has designated areas for smoking.

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Greek
  • Russian

Parking

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

Room Amenities

Galaxy Hotel Iraklio offers 127 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 26-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a bath and shower, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Minibar
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Pillow menu
  • Private bathroom
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Espresso maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Balcony or patio
  • Satellite TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • DVD player
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • In-room massage available
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Down comforter

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 specialises in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

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

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

Late-night fare is available from room service (during limited hours).

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.

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

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Thai massage
  • Massages

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

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Registry Number - 1039K015A0002000

No pets or service animals allowed

24-hour check-in

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Tourism fee: EUR 4.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the 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 Names

  • Galaxy Hotel Iraklio Heraklion
  • Galaxy Hotel Iraklio
  • Galaxy Iraklio Heraklion
  • Galaxy Iraklio
  • Galaxy Hotel Iraklio Crete/Heraklion
  • Galaxy Hotel 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 the 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. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms.

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 or service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

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