9 Muses Apartments

  • Beachfront
  • Free WiFi in the hotel rooms
  • Low Deposit Options Available
  • Interest FREE Payment Plans
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26 reviews

Welcome to 9 Muses Apartments - your 3 Star home-away-from-home in the sunny resort of Agios Nikolaos. Just 150 m from downtown and right by the sea, these neat and tidy apartments ... Continue reading

Welcome to 9 Muses Apartments - your 3 Star home-away-from-home in the sunny resort of Agios Nikolaos. Just 150 m from downtown and right by the sea, these neat and tidy apartments can accommodate 2 to 4 guests in comfort. Kitroplatia Plaza is on your doorstep with shops and restaurants, and there is also a bar and restaurant at the complex when you're not in the mood to cook.

Local Tips

Grab your Indian Jones hat and visit the archaeological sites at Knossos, Phaistos, and Gortys. Also of interest is the Venetian castle in Rethymno, the Samaria Gorge and many other minor gorges (Agia Irini, Aradena, etc).

Heraklion International Airport is a 65 km from the complex.


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  • Free WiFi in the hotel rooms


Room facilities


There are 9 one-bedroom apartments and a studio. Each unit has all the bedding and linen needed as well as a full bathroom and kitchen, Extras on request (with charge) include air conditioning and a safe. The breezy balcony is perfect for enjoying the Sea view.

Price Overview

The prices shown below show the cheapest holiday offers for the 9 Muses Apartments in Aghios Nikolaos. Please use the price links to see all holiday deals available for that month.

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Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers who use debit cards, but credit cards do incur a fee of 2.5% of the payment value.

To make booking a holiday at 9 Muses Apartments in Aghios Nikolaos easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book 9 Muses Apartments with a low deposit holiday option, please click the "Price and Availability" button above.

Agios Nikolaos (or Áyios Nikólaos), about 43 miles (69km) east of Heraklion, was formerly known as a holiday destination for package-tour groups but is now a cosmopolitan resort with high standards of harbour-side café-bars and top quality restaurants. The night clubs and karaoke bars are a thing of the past in this relaxed, yet busy, town.

Ideal for couples of all ages, Agios Nikolaos is an excellent base from which to explore the eastern part of the island while on holiday. The town itself does not boast any major historical or archaeological sites, but it does have one major curiosity: the deep pool in the environs of the harbour, called Lake Voulismeni, has many tales and legends attached to it, and was once believed to be bottomless.

Ágios Nikólaos also has a fine Archaeological Museum, worth visiting while on holiday for its growing collection of Minoan artefacts. The museum houses finds from the cemetery of Aghia Photia, dating back to 2300 BC, including more than 1,500 vases. Besides all the Minoan finds the museum also has the skull of a young Roman athlete wearing a gold olive-leaf wreath, dated to the 1st century AD.

Many visitors on holiday in Ágios Nikólaos take the excursions to the fortified islet of Spinalónga to see the ruins of, and hear the fascinating story of what became the last leper colony in Europe.

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The area around the Agios Nikolaos resort is ideal for hiking, and the coastline lends itself to the pursuit of all kinds of watersports to appeal to just about every kind of holiday visitor. Almyros Beach, a 20-minute walk from town, is pleasant and sandy, and there are a number of pebble beaches to choose from on windy days. The various hotels in the resort have swimming pools, basketball, volleyball and tennis courts. The town council organises a programme of cultural events each summer season.


The Agios Nikolaos lake area is full of tourist-orientated tavernas that charge more for the location than the quality of the food. Aggressive waiters will often try to pull you into the restaurants on the lake and firm 'No' is often required. 9 Muses, Psaraki and Knossos Taverna are consistently good. For meze (small dishes of different foods) Xryssofilo (Kitroplatia) is hard to beat. For northern European variety try Obelix, a Dutch run restaurant near Ammoudi beach.


Ágios Nikólaos used to be famous for its bar culture when thousands of holidaymakers would flock here every year for a good party. Today, it still maintains a few 'touristy' bars serving up the traditional mix of 80s disco music, and a couple of British-style pubs and sports bars. The more modern and relaxed café bars on the south side of the harbour tend to attract more customers nowadays and are popular with the locals as well as tourists.


Good clothing and shoe shops, as well as high-quality jewellery stores are available in Agios Nikolaos and holidaymakers won't be disappointed. The street market (Wednesdays from 7am to 12pm) is a good place to rummage with the locals for clothes and bargains. The top end of the market is a great place to buy traditional foodstuffs and local thyme honey, herbs, fruit and vegetables.


Restaurants and tavernas down by the harbour tend to be pricy and party animals will be disappointed with the limited nightlife options in Agios Nikolaos.

Essential Information

Time Zone

Plug Type

Voltage 220V 50Hz
Language: Greek,
Currency: Euro (€)
€1 = £0.81

This week's weather forecast

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Hotel address : Akti Themistokleous 3, Ágios Nikólaos, Aghios Nikolaos, Crete, Greek Islands, 72100

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Questions and Answers about 9 Muses Apartments

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2 Questions | 3 Answers

HI Karen
Looking on recent reviews most people are saying that they property is lovely but there are quite a few steps around the property and down to the beach so would reccommend for people wit walking difficulties

Added 7 months, 2 weeks ago.

By Karen.Blackburn, loveholidays.com team member

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Hello Karen

There is a steep hill into the complex and there are a few steps to the hotel rooms depending on the level
But looking at reviews the hotel staff are very good with disabled guests

Added 7 months, 2 weeks ago.

By Zara.Drant, loveholidays.com team member

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Hello, The town centre is just a few minutes walk away. Thanks

Added 1 year, 5 months ago.

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By Leanne, loveholidays.com team member

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