Coral Hotel

  • Distance to Heraklion international airport 70Km
  • Distance to Heraklion city 72Km
  • Low Deposit Options Available
  • Interest FREE Payment Plans
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A beach in front of the hotel, is giving you the opportunity to enjoy the - awarded with the Blue Flag of Europe - crystal clear waters of the bay.After having just fulfilled its 4 ... Continue reading

A beach in front of the hotel, is giving you the opportunity to enjoy the - awarded with the Blue Flag of Europe - crystal clear waters of the bay.After having just fulfilled its 4-year renovation program, the Coral Hotel consists of 150 double rooms and 15 single rooms, most of them with sea view on the Mirabello gulf.

The Coral Hotel is located in Agios Nikolaos on an artificial bay, approx. 5 minutes from the city center. From the old town is 300 meters, the airport of Iraklion is 65 km away. 

The hotel has a reception, safes, a lift, a restaurant, bar, laundry service, currency exchange, a souvenir shop and a mini market. In the outdoor complex is the seawater swimming pool and the snack bar and a terrace. 

The Coral Hotel offers air-conditioned single and double rooms, equipped with bathroom and toilet, terrace or balcony with sea or garden view rooms also have a telephone, satellite TV, a fridge, carpeting, a hairdryer and air conditioning. 

ALL INCLUSIVE:

Food and Beverages: Main restaurant offering breakfast, late breakfast, lunch and dinner thematic nightsSnack bar offering snacks, ice cream, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beveragesLobby Bar serves 2 bars alcohol and non-alcohol beverages.

Food Services: Hours Services: 

Main Restaurants 07:00-10:00 Breakfast (open buffet) 

Main Restaurant 10:00-11:00 Late Breakfast 

Pool/Snack Bar 11:00-16:00 Snacks  

Main Restaurant: 12:30-14:30  Lunch (open buffet) 

Main Restaurant 18:30-21:30 Dinner (open buffet) 

During lunch and dinner: water, soft drinks, local draught beer and local house wine.

Bars: Hours Services: 

Bars:

Pool/Snack Bar: 10:00-18:00 Local alcoholic & nonalcoholic beverages  

Lobby Bar: 17:00-01:00 Local alcoholic & nonalcoholic beverages  All drinks with extra charge after 24:00.

*Opening and closing times of the restaurants and bars can be changed according to season and weather conditions.

Paid Services: 

Beverages in cans or in bottles, all kinds of imported beverages, fresh fruit juices.

Other Information

Location: 

The Coral Hotel is located in Agios Nikolaos on an artificial bay, approx. 5 minutes from the city center. From the old town is 300 meters, the airport of Iraklion is 65 km away. 

Your accommodation: 

The hotel has a reception, safes, a lift, a restaurant, bar, laundry service, currency exchange, a souvenir shop and a mini market. In the outdoor complex is the seawater swimming pool and the snack bar and a terrace. 

Rooms: 

The Coral Hotel offers air-conditioned single and double rooms, equipped with bathroom and toilet, terrace or balcony with sea or garden view rooms also have a telephone, satellite TV, a fridge, carpeting, a hairdryer and air conditioning. 

Free Sports / Wellness: 

Saltwater pool. 

Sport and Wellness extra charge: 

Sauna, solarium and gym at the neighboring hotel Hermes, billiards, darts, bocce, etc. 

Entertainment / Activities: 

Occasionally shows, live music, Cretan and Greek nights. 

Meals / drinks: 

All inclusive (breakfast, lunch and dinner). 

Official category: 

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Price Overview

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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 Coral Hotel in Aghios Nikolaos easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book Coral Hotel 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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Activities

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.

Restaurants

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.

Nightlife

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.

Shopping

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.

Negatives

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

Light rain shower
17°C Low 13°C
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Questions and Answers about Coral Hotel

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H there is no mention of an iron in the rooms but the hotel offer an ironing service (laundry)
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Hi bathroom toiletries are supplied
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The hotel provides towels for the beach/pool and sun loungers by the pool are free
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Please see a link to trip advisor which gives you travellers own photos and their reviews too.
http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Hotel_Review-g189414-d248491-Reviews-Dessole_Coral_Hotel-Agios_Nikolaos_Lassithi_Prefecture_Crete.html

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