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A holiday to Kokkini Hani

Situated not far from the capital of Heraklion, Kokkini Hani is a lively resort, and yet remains one of the hidden gems of Crete. With a good range of hotels, bars and restaurants, combined with a prime beachfront location, Kokkini Hani makes the perfect destination for a beach holiday.

Most popular hotels in Kokkini Hani

Mitsis Rinela Beach
Mitsis Rinela Beach
Mitsis Rinela Beach

Kokkini Hani, Crete

from £400 pp
Arina Sand Resort
Arina Sand Resort
Arina Sand Resort

Kokkini Hani, Crete

from £502 pp

At a glance

  • Currency: Euro
  • Language: Greek
  • Time Zone: GMT +2
  • Average flight time: 4h 0m

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Explore Kokkini Hani

Kokkini Hani has been a popular spot since the early twentieth century, when it served as a way station for local farmers on their way to the markets of Heraklion. In those early days the site developed a booming hospitality trade, with a number of comfortable hotels and restaurants. This tradition survives today – but with the addition of numerous modern touches, and a much greater influx of visitors thanks to the nearby Heraklion airport.

Why a holiday to Kokkini Hani?

  • If you want to be able to enjoy a few good nights out during your holiday to Crete, but don't want to find yourself in a resort full of noisy nightclubs, then Kokkini Hani might be the perfect option. While not as busy as popular neighbours such as Hersonissos, the town nevertheless offers a good selection of bars and clubs, where you can enjoy a wide range of drinks, and DJs playing all the latest tunes.
  • The beaches here are some of the most authentic in Greece. Unlike the smooth, plain stretches of sand that you’ll sometimes encounter at the larger resorts, here the coastline is a little more rugged, offering plenty of hidden coves and inlets, where you’ll be able to find a private spot to swim or sunbathe.

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