Top hotels in Malia
High Beach Hotel is a 4 star All Inclusive hotel, situated directly on the public sandy beach “Klotzani” of Malia, awarded with the Blue Flag.Klotzani beach is one of the most famous beaches of Crete, thanks to its golden fine sand, the easy access to the sea and the fantastic view of the chapel on Afentis Christos islet. The quick and easy swim to the nearby islet is an additional reason why our hotel’s location is considered the best in Malia and one of the best in Crete.These elements and thanks to a wide variety of rooms and suites as well as high level of services, quality All Inclusive facilities and a homely feeling, make High Beach Resort the ideal spot for those who just want to relax by the beach, for families who require comfortable separate rooms and a smooth beach for their children, for couples that seek a romantic getaway in a cozy suite and for travelers who prefer a central location to discover the sights and spectacles of the majestic island of Crete.
Malia Holidays hotel is framed by its green garden areas situated only a 600m walk from the beach. On hotel grounds guests will find a soothing swimming pool and plenty of space to sunbathe and relax. Some rooms also offer outdoor seating while they all have balconies with a view to the garden grounds. Heraklion airport is a mere 30mins by car from the hotel and there are plenty of places to visit in the surrounding areas that will create a special holiday experience for the guests.
This family-run hotel was built with the special care by the architect-owner Georgios Tsamandouras. It is located between the resorts of Malia and Stalis, 200 meters from the sandy beach, where water sports are available. In the surrounding area there are plenty of bars, restaurants and shops. Excellent bus service to Chersonissos (8km), Agios Nikolaos (25km) and Heraklion (35km). The nearest bus stop is 150 meters from the hotel. The hotel – which is 14,000 m2 - has 133 rooms. There is a main building and six bungalow buildings. In the main building you can find the reception, the lobby, the internet point and the dining room with the terrace overlooking the pool. The complex also offers 2 sweet water swimming pools, free sun loungers and parasols, a pool/snack bar which opens from 10.00 am till late at night. Also there are 2 lifts and free parking space for the guests. For children we provide free of charge a children playground, a pool for babies, high chairs in the restaurant and a mini club. There is free wifi almost all around the hotel premises.
Creta Verano Hotel is located in a prime position at the high end of the pedestrian zone of Malia on the island of Crete. This 3 Star superior hotel, makes a great base for everyone with 53 rooms in 3 different types split between 4 blocks for all your needs. From the first sip of your welcome drink, our Hotel proves that it is the perfect choice for holidays in Crete, close to all the action in the resort, the city and the beach.
Just 600 m from a sandy beach in the lively Malia Town, Solimar Ruby boasts an outdoor pool surrounded by a tropical gardens and a poolside snack bar. Stylish and air-conditioned rooms offer pool or mountain views.Fitted with floral print wallpaper, the tastefully decorated guestrooms feature a satellite TV and mini fridge. Each opens out onto a balcony. Free toiletries and a hairdryer stock the private bathroom.Some include slippers, bathrobes and an electric kettle.The restaurant of Solimar Ruby offers Greek and International dishes throughout the day. The snack bar, conveniently located by the pool, provides light meals and refreshing drinks.Kids can play in their own paddling pool and playground. Other on-site activities include billiards and table tennis. Wi-Fi is available throughout with surcharge.Solimar Ruby hotel is situated in Malia, Heraklion-Crete. It is located along the northern coast of Crete, 32km east of the Heraklion international airport just 30min away by car. The breath taking scenery, 750m away from the famous sandy beach overviewing the unique coast of Cretan Sea makes the hotel location ideal. Combining the smart quality design along with the plenitude services, the output of this combination and the exceptional friendly atmosphere guarantee to our guests a very pleasant and memorable experience. Its centralized position along with the infrastructure of the island, provide an excellent opportunity to arrange trips and walks to the nearby towns or villages. The hotel is situated 3km away from the unique Minoan palace which is evidence of the glorious Minoan civilization that flourished in Crete 4.000 years ago. Malia center and public transportation is a few steps away of the hotel along with, taverns, café, bars, jewelries & souvenir shops.
Situated in a unique beachfront location, the 5-star resort Alexander Beach is a stylish hideaway with the flair of a typical Greek Village. Experience the feeling of full relaxation in the quiet green oasis within 55.000 sqm of impressing tropical gardens. The lively villages of Malia and Stalis with lots of restaurants, bars and shopping spots are near in walking distance. Over 500 m. of private sandy beach with crystal clear water, 5 freshwater swimming pools, beautiful sun terraces over the beach and breathtaking views over the bay of Malia/ Stalis guarantee unforgettable holidays. Wi-Fi free of charge in all public areas. All rooms and suites have direct high-speed Internet connection and WiFi. The Alexander Beach got again the official award Blue Flag for one of the cleanest beaches and sea waters in Greece. At Alexander SPA, a luxurious wellness area with indoor heated pool, beauty spa, cosmetics, massage, sauna, steam bath and oriental Hamam and Resoul, you may relax or become spoiled.Alexander Beach Hotel & Village is located at the bay of Stalis, only 32 km from Heraklion.
Do you like swimming, water sports and being active outdoors, but also want to relax and chill out during your holidays? Then the Aeolos Beach resort hotel in Malia Crete is the right choice for you! Perfectly situated at a stunning beachfront location in Malia and surrounded by an attractive palm tree garden near the cozy villages Malia and Stalis in Crete Greece, the beautiful resort combines the airy charm of a contemporary, active lifestyle with the laid-back, easy going pace of the sunny Mediterranean. The Aeolos Beach Resort Hotel is popular for its family atmosphere and great water fun park, swimming pool and beach sports facilities, where you will feel promptly at home: the Aeolos Beach offers comfortable rooms in a quiet environment with a gorgeous sandy beach and crystal clear blue sea. Aeolos Beach resort hotel and water sports in Malia Crete awaits you.
This property is 11 minutes walk from the beach. Located on the hillside at the top end of the village of Malia, the Notos Hotel offers guests clean and comfortable accommodation in a quieter location. Notos Hotel is within walking distance of Crete’s most popular and liveliest resort.The impressive, super-sized pool is definitely the key attraction of Notos Heights Hotel & Suites. The pool and the pool bar are the favorite meeting and relaxation points of all the guests of Notos Heights Hotel & Suites throughout the day, beginning from the breakfast where you can enjoy a rich buffet until late in the evening. The kitchen is open from 7:30am until midnight while the pool is open from 8:00 to 20:00.The old village of Malia is just a 5-10 minute walk from the hotel and is bustling with tavernas, restaurants, shops and bars. Malia Beach is a 20-30 minute walk away.Please be advised that this hotel is not recommended for guests with walking difficulties due to the position of the hotel on the hillside and the steps around the property. The hotel offers free transfer from/to the Heraklion port or the airport to all the guests who have booked at least one week.
Located along the northern coast of Crete, an island renowned for its unspoiled coastal charm, natural beauty and rich culture lies the picturesque Ikaros Beach Luxury Resort and Spa. The hotel is perfectly positioned on a rocky peninsula with sandy beaches, coastal flora and sweeping views overlooking the Cretan Sea.The Ikaros Beach rooms are stone-built and offer views to the sea or the gardens. The spacious rooms are modern, with stylish furnishings.The Ikaros Beach Luxury Resort & Spa offers a private sandy beach, 4 swimming pools and delicate dishes of Greek and International cuisines.Malia resort is within walking distance, with many shops, cafes and restaurants. Heraklion International Airport is 33 km away from the hotel. It is a 30-minute drive to Heraklion and Agios Nikolaos.
This property is 10 minutes walk from the beach. Socrates Hotel Malia Beach is located on the beach road connecting Stalida and Malia. Guests enjoy a quiet location 2 minutes from the beach, 10 minutes' drive from Stalida and 10 minutes' from Malia.The hotel is surrounded by evergreen gardens with lawn and flowers that make up a beautiful scenery, while everything turns even more impressive in the super-size pool of the hotel. This is the area of absolute relaxation, with comfortable chairs all around the pool so that you can lean back and enjoy the Mediterranean sun.Rooms are en suite with kitchenette facilities and private balconies overlooking the sea and the pool. Other facilities include air conditioning, TV and safe.The complex offers a swimming pool and a separate pool for children. A snack bar, a pool restaurant and free sun beds and umbrellas are featured on the sun terrace. The hotel offers free transfer from/to the port or the airport of Heraklion to all the guests who have booked one week and more .
Kernos Beach Hotel & Bungalows is located on a secluded long white sandy beach in Malia. It offers 2 freshwater swimming pools and 2 tennis courts. Free WiFi is provided throughout.Surrounded by extensive gardens with walking paths, the 4-star hotel disposes 287 rooms, bungalows and suites, including 25 with waterfront position. Each is fitted with air conditioning, TV with satellite channels and bathroom with hairdryer. At the main restaurant, American buffet breakfast, 4-course lunch and dinner are served. The seafront Fish Restaurant offers a wide range of seafood and fish delicacies for lunch. It is located 32 km (25 minutes drive) from Heraklion International Airport “Nikos Kazantzakis” and 35 km (30 minutes drive) from Heraklion Port, offering also connections to nearby islands.
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Sunshine Studios is situated in Malia. This 2-star hotel offers a garden. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk and free WiFi is available.
The Sunset Apartments in Malia is situated in a nice location to both the beach and the main centre of Malia. Facilities include reception, swimming pool, pool bar, free Wi-Fi, pool table (local charge) and luggage room. Room facilities include bathroom with shower, hairdryer, small kitchenette with electric cooking ring and fridge, air conditioning (local charge), safe (local charge), TV and balcony or terrace. Address: Malia, Crete, Greece.
Offering an outdoor pool and a snack bar, Frixos Hotel is in Malia Town, just a short walk from Malia Beach. It features accommodation with views over the garden and the pool. Free WiFi is available in public areas. All rooms, studios and 1-bedroom apartments of Frixos come with air conditioning. Each has a private bathroom with a bath or shower. Most units are equipped with a kitchenette with cooking hobs and a mini fridge. Guests may relax on the free sun loungers of the sun terrace by the pool. A spacious garden with grassy areas is featured. Light meals and refreshing beverages are served at the property’s snack bar. Several restaurants, café bars and mini markets can be found within short walking distance. The resort of Hersonissos is at a distance of 8 km, while Heraklion City is 34 km away. Heraklion International Airport is 32 km away. The property offers free private parking.
Near Stalis Beach
Dionyssos Hotel is situated 32 km away from Heraklion airport, N. Kazantzakis, and 36 km from Heraklion port. It is located on the beach road of Malia town, only 700 m away from the seafront of Malia beach. Dionyssos Hotel consists of double rooms, double studios, triple studios, one bedroom triple apartments, one bedroom quadruple apartments and one bedroom quintuple apartment. The guestrooms have all the conveniences expected in a hotel of its class. Guests can enjoy the swimming pool with free of charge sunbeds and umbrellas, hot tub, billiard table, football games on big screen and board games.All rooms at Dionyssos Hotel offer a balcony or terrace with table and chairs, Air Condition free of charge, Satellite TV, Safe deposit box free of charge, Direct Dial phone and fridge. Bathrooms are equipped with WC and Shower, make up mirror and hairdryer.The hotel features a poolside
The Malia Mare Hotel in Malia Crete is a 3-star family run hotel built in the Cretan architecture style. The elegant interior of Malia Mare, furnished in the simple, traditional style of the island, gives it an air of Cretan authenticity, yet at the same time offers all comforts of a modern hotel. Each spacious and comfortable room has a private bathroom and balcony, a mini-fridge, Safe Deposit Box, dial direct phone and air conditioning. Malia Mare, although centrally located, boasts itself for its relaxing and quiet surroundings with a beautiful, well attended garden, lush vegetation and a shady, intimate patio, ideal to wind down and relax. This, combined with the warm and welcoming hospitality, makes each guest enjoy his stay and allows spending a most relaxing vacation in Malia.
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Hotels in Malia
One of the most vibrant holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, Malia attracts millions of international visitors every year, especially during the high summer season.
The Malia Minoan Palace
Originally built almost 4,000 years ago, the Malia Minoan Palace was part of a strategic ancient settlement and was rebuilt around 1650 BC. However, this was severely damaged around 200 years later, and was accompanied by a sanctuary in the Mycenean period. You can visit the site and see the remnants of the altar, the Pillar Crypt, the Royal Apartments and other sections of the ruined ancient landmark.
Considered by many archaeologists to be the oldest city in Europe, Knossos, was built at least 9,000 years ago, although it was not rediscovered until the late-19th century. The city, which was five kilometres wide, was the administrative capital of Crete and was home to around 100,000 residents at its peak.
Safari Club Crete
With the Safari Club Crete, you can escape the crowds and take part in an exciting safari ride to the dramatic mountains and gorges of the interior. Learn about Crete's fascinating myths, see some of its wild animals, and don't forget to take plenty of photos.
Where to stay
Although there are dozens of great Malia hotels to choose from, some of the most popular include the charming Alexander Beach Hotel & Village overlooking the sea, and the stylish, affordable Royal Heights Resort. Another highly rated resort is the Ikaros Beach Resort & Spa, while the elegant Malia Mare Hotel offers impeccable value for money.
For delicious, authentic Greek food, you should try visiting the Eva Taverna, Milo or the Cretan Family restaurant, although there are plenty of other fantastic local-themed restaurants to choose from in Malia. For a range of mouthwatering British, Italian, Greek and Mexican-inspired dishes, head to The House - Steak House Restaurant, or choose Kalesma for other tantalising international recipes.
Day trip ideas:
In eastern Crete, Chania is one of the most picturesque ports in the Mediterranean and is revered for its beautiful Venetian architecture. The city is the home of the Archaeological Museum of Chania, which contains many interesting artefacts from the Roman and Minoan eras and features a remarkable Roman mosaic floor.
If you have the time, consider a day trip to the spectacular cove of Loutro, on the southern coast, which is one of Greece's most photogenic seaside villages. For more wonderful scenery, head to the mountains and visit the formidable Samariá Gorge, a World's Biosphere Reserve and one of Europe's great canyons.
Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Malia
What are the best hotels to stay in Malia?The best hotels to stay in Malia are High Beach Resort and Malia Holidays.
What are the most convenient hotel rates in Malia?Sunshine Studios in Malia offers one night in a double room at the price of £20.
What hotels are in the central Malia neighborhood?Malia Mare Hotel and Arkadi Apartments by Checkin are located in the central neighborhood of Malia.
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