Galaxy Iraklio Hotel

Heraklion, Crete, Greek Islands
Great room. Tasty breakfast. Great location. Fantastic service. Good internet service.

The award-winning, 5-star Galaxy Iraklio Hotel has 33 years of experience in superb service and has been recently renovated to provide a modern elegant atmosphere, complete with the largest freshwater pool in Iraklio. Set in the heart of Crete’s capital, Heraklion, the hotel is close to endless shopping, drinking and dining opportunities.

With 127 elegant and stylish rooms, designed in neutral coffee and cream colours with plush furnishings, the Galaxy Iraklio Hotel encompasses classic luxury. Each room has plenty of space with separate seating, desk areas and expansive balconies, plus comfortable beds with Egyptian cotton linen and blackout curtains perfect for a holiday lie-in. State-of-the-art technology such as satellite LCD TVs and free Wi-Fi add a comfortable touch to the modern interiors.

The Galaxy Hotel Crete boasts a huge outdoor swimming pool surrounded by tasteful and spacious decking, stone and marble stairs, and lush plant life such as palm trees, ivy and fragrant herbs – you’ll feel like you’ve found a paradise oasis here. The Vetri restaurant provides fine views from floor to ceiling glass windows to the pool below. Serving rich Cretan-inspired breakfasts and fabulous al fresco dinners, this restaurant creates a unique and luxurious experience. The Per Se lounge and restaurant is casual yet smart and conveniently multi-functional, whether you’re after breakfast or cocktails, dinner or coffee, it’s the perfect place to chill. Those mixing business with pleasure should be more than satisfied with the state-of- the art conference and event facilities, and the fantastic business centre found on-site at the Galaxy Iraklio Hotel.

For a stylish and modern stay at an award-winning luxury hotel in the centre of vibrant Heraklion, book the Galaxy Iraklio Hotel Crete today.

The award-winning, 5-star Galaxy Iraklio Hotel has 33 years of experience in superb service and has been recently renovated to provide a modern elegant atmosphere, complete with the largest freshwater pool in Iraklio. Set in the heart of Crete's capital, Heraklion, the hotel is close to endless shopping, drinking and dining opportunities. 

Most popular facilities

  • Distance to Heraklion International Airport 6Km
  • Distance to Karteros beach 5Km
  • Distance to Heraklion center 0.5Km
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Hire
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests
  • Family Rooms
  • Fitness Centre
  • Gym
  • Non Smoking Rooms
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Terrace
  • Wifi
    • Facilities
      • Air conditioning
      • Allergy-free room
      • Bridal suite
      • Car hire
      • Designated smoking area
      • Facilities for disabled guests
      • Family rooms
      • Free WiFi
      • Heating
      • Lift
      • Newspapers (Additional charge)
      • Non smoking rooms
      • Room service
      • Safety deposit box
      • Shuttle service (additional charge)
      • Soundproof rooms
      • VIP room facilities
    • Pool and wellness
      • Back massage
      • Fitness centre
      • Fitness/spa locker rooms
      • Foot massage
      • Full body massage
      • Hammam
      • Hand massage
      • Head massage
      • Hot tub/jacuzzi
      • Massage (Additional charge)
      • Neck massage
      • Outdoor pool (all year)
      • Pool/beach towels
      • Shallow end
      • Spa and wellness centre
      • Sun loungers or beach chairs
      • Sun umbrellas
      • Swimming pool
    • Sports and leisure
      • Golf
      • Gym
      • Jacuzzi
      • Massage
      • Outdoor Pool(s)
      • Parasols
      • Pool bar
      • Steam bath
      • Sun loungers
      • Sun terrace
    • Activities
      • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
    • Other facilities
      • Garden
      • Sun terrace
      • Terrace
    • Entertainment
      • Babysitting/child services (Additional charge)

Food and Drink

Breakfast from the buffet. Half board: breakfast and dinner.

Other information

Additional fees may apply for certain facilities, amenities or activities. Some services depend on the local climatic conditions and the season. Languages spoken: English. Accepted methods of payment: American Express, Euro / MasterCard, JCB, Diners Club and Visa.

Overnight Stay Tax, charged per night, per room. The amounts are detailed below and are to be paid directly to the hotel upon check-in:


Hotel Accommodation:

5 Star: €4.00

4 Star: €3.00

3 Star: €1.50

1-2 Stars: €0.50


Furnished Rooms/Apartments:

4 Keys: €1.00

3 Keys: €0.50

1-2 Keys: €0.25

Points of interest

  • Bars 500m
  • Beach/Sea 1km
  • Chania Airport 2 hours 20 minutes
  • Golf Course 25km
  • Heraklion Airport 40 minutes
  • Resort Centre 200m
  • Restaurants 500m
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  • Low Deposit options available
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What guests say...

  • Breakfast4.8/5376 reviews

    Tasty breakfast

  • WiFi4.7/519 reviews

    Good internet service

  • Service4.5/5435 reviews

    Fantastic service

Good to know...

  • Friendly service
  • Professional service
  • Near city centre
When to go
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