Erato Hotel

  • 12Km from Heraklion (HER) Airport
  • 0.8Km to beach
  • 0.05Km to town centre
  • Sun terrace
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Low Deposit Options Available
  • Interest FREE Payment Plans
TripAdvisor Traveller rating:
194 reviews

Crete, the biggest island of Greece and the crossroad between three continents. An island with important history, invaluable archaeological findings and birth place of the most ... Continue reading

Crete, the biggest island of Greece and the crossroad between three continents. An island with important history, invaluable archaeological findings and birth place of the most ancient European civilizations. Crete is divided in 4 districts, each one with its own history. The district of Heraklion is in the middle of the island offering a lot of worth sights, such as the ancient city of Knossos and the museum of Heraklion with archaeological treasures, cosmopolitan villages but also villages for a quiet and enjoyable vacation, where someone can admire nature in its greatness.

The Hotel Erato is situated in Gournes Prediado’s, just 15 km east of Heraklion-Crete and approximately 800m from the sandy beach. It is built in traditional Cretan style and it is in 2014 renovated. The hotel offers not only Cretan hospitality and warmth but also very good quality of service, can provide people who seek for quietness and serenity a unique experience. The number of repeaters of the hotel and friends of the family, is the proof of the success of the host family. Because of its general location Erato hotel gives its guests the possibility to reach all destinations very easy and quickly. Only 500 m away from the hotel is the D. E. K. K. (International Exhibition Center of Crete) situated due to which the hotel remains open during the winter time, as well as the biggest Aquarium of the Balkans. Moreover, the hotel is situated only a few meters away from the Village Center, where there are cafes, bars, tavernas, restaurants and shops. If you are looking for more fun, Chersonissos, which is a town with numerous bars and discos, is only 10 minutes drive from the hotel. There is regular bus service to Chersonissos, Agios Nikolaos and Heraklion.


  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Children's playground
  • Darts
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
  • Library
  • Table tennis

Other facilities

  • BBQ facilities (Additional charge)
  • Car hire
  • Currency exchange
  • Dry cleaning
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace


  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Heating
  • Non smoking rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Wired internet in public areas at a cost of €3 per hour

Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers to use a credit or debit card.

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

Hotel address : Gournes Pediados, Gournes, Crete, Greek Islands, 71500

Please wait while we load the map for Erato Hotel

A selection of available rooms is shown below. More options may be available.
  • Comfort Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace
    • Hair Dryer
    • Safety Box
    • Babycot [Subject to charge and availability]
    • Air Conditioning
    • Mini Fridge
    • Satellite TV
    • Balcony or Terrace
    • Private Bathroom with Shower
    • Telephone / Radio
  • Economy Double or Twin Room
    • Hair Dryer
    • Safety Box (Extra Charge)
    • Air Conditioning (Extra Charge)
    • Mini Fridge (Extra Charge)
    • Satellite TV (Extra Charge)
    • Private Bathroom with Shower
    • Telephone / Radio
  • Twin Room
    • Telephone
    • Hair Dryer
    • Air Conditioning [Free of Charge]
    • Radio
    • Bathroom with Shower
    • Babycot (subject to request and availability)
    • Safety Box (free of charge)
    • Refrigerator (Free of Charge)
    • TV/ Sat.TV (Free Of Charge)

Questions and Answers about Erato Hotel

If you can’t find what you’re looking for or if you have a question about this specific hotel, please get in touch via the Add a Question button below. Our knowledgeable team will aim to respond to your question within 72 hours. In the meantime, previously asked questions can be found below and answers to some of the most commonly asked questions can be found on our FAQs page.

0 Questions | 0 Answers
Sign up to our Newsletter!
Sign up to our emails to hear about our amazing deals!