Dessole Malia Beach Hotel

Malia, Crete, Greek Islands
Beautiful beach. Delicious food. Tasty breakfast. Great location. Fantastic service. Good internet service. Great amenities. Clean.

With its infectiously friendly atmosphere and beachside setting, Dessole Malia Beach Hotel makes for the perfect stay for families and couples. Situated directly on the beach, there’s plenty to keep guest of all ages occupied, while the vibrant area of Malia offering restaurants, clubs and bars is just a short walk away.

The Dessole Malia Beach Hotel’s focal point is its freshwater swimming pool, complete with integrated jacuzzi and designated children’s pool. Surrounding the area, you’ll find a number of sun loungers and parasols for your comfort, making it an ideal place to kick back and relax. The nearby pool bar serves up a variety of snacks as well as drinks throughout the day.

There is plenty of entertainment and activities to experience on your stay, with an entertainment team providing organised events throughout the day as well as shows, quizzes and bingo in the evening. Those seeking something a little more active will enjoy use of the on-site tennis courts, squash courts and beach volleyball as well as table tennis. There is also a fitness centre boasting a range of gym equipment alongside sauna and traditional hammam.

The hotel has everything you’ll need for a comfortable stay, including a 24-hour reception and room service. Currency exchange is also available. Eating and drink facilities can be found in the hotel’s on-site restaurant, with food served buffet style. A beach bar and pool bar are available throughout the day for cooling drinks and tasty snacks. Outside of Dessole Malia Beach hotel, you’ll find a number of great places to eat and drink.

The Dessole Malia Beach Hotel has 280 rooms, spread over two floors. All guest rooms are equipped with an en-suite bathroom, hairdryer and either double or twin beds. Each room also has a satellite TV, safety deposit box, in-built air conditioning and direct dial telephone. All rooms benefit from a balcony or terrace.

With its infectiously friendly atmosphere and beachside setting, Dessole Malia Beach Hotel makes for the perfect stay for families and couples. Situated directly on the beach, there's plenty to keep guest of all ages occupied, while the vibrant area of Malia offering restaurants, clubs and bars is just a short walk away. 

Most popular facilities

  • 5m to beach
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Fitness Centre
  • Free Parking
  • Gym
  • Pool
  • Restaurants
  • Terrace
  • Wifi
    • Sports and leisure
      • Aerobics
      • Beach Volleyball
      • Billiards/Snooker
      • Children's Pool
      • Gym
      • Jacuzzi
      • Massage
      • Minigolf
      • Outdoor Pool(s)
      • Parasols
      • Pool bar
      • Sauna
      • Sun loungers
      • Sun terrace
      • Table Tennis
      • Tennis
    • Facilities
      • Non-Smoking
      • Air conditioning
      • Refrigerator
      • Free WiFi
      • Daily housekeeping
      • Blackout drapes/curtains
      • Phone
      • Turndown service
      • Towels provided
      • Desk
      • Linens provided
      • Private bathroom
      • Free toiletries
      • LCD TV
      • Hair dryer
      • Bathtub or shower
      • Number of bathrooms - 1
      • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
      • Free cribs/infant beds
      • Satellite TV service
      • Balcony
      • Beach bar
      • Number of outdoor pools - 2
      • Fitness facilities
      • Full-service spa
      • 24-hour front desk
      • Poolside bar
      • Beach umbrellas
      • Turkish bath/Hammam
      • Billiards or pool table
      • Spa treatment room(s)
      • Tours/ticket assistance
      • Year Built - 1980
      • Beach sun loungers
      • Free self parking
      • Dry cleaning/laundry service
      • Free WiFi
      • Pool sun loungers
      • Sauna
      • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
      • Children's club free)
      • Children's pool
      • Spa services on site
      • Terrace
      • Luggage storage
      • Number of restaurants - 2
      • Gift shops or newsstand
      • Snack bar/deli
      • Outdoor tennis court
      • Pool umbrellas
      • Reception hall
      • Parking (limited spaces)
      • Beach towels
      • Spa tub
      • Total number of rooms - 278
      • Number of floors - 3
      • Arcade/game room
      • Wedding services
      • Number of buildings/towers - 7
      • Garden
      • Multilingual staff
      • Free Wireless Internet
      • Free Parking
      • All-Inclusive

Other information

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

  • Chania Airport 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Heraklion Airport 1 hour 10 minutes
To make booking a cheap holiday at Dessole Malia Beach Hotel in Malia easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options.To find out if you can book Dessole Malia Beach Hotel with a low deposit holiday option or to check if you can grab a last minute holiday deal, please click the "Price and Availability"button above.
A selection of available rooms is shown below. There may be more options available, shown after you've made your flight selection.
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Wi-fi (fees may apply)
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Mini fridge
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Safe (fees may apply)
    • Balcony/Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping (fees may apply)
    • Extra beds on demand
  • Double Room with Balcony/Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Wi-fi (fees may apply)
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Mini fridge
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Safe (fees may apply)
    • Balcony/Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping (fees may apply)
    • Extra beds on demand
  • Family Room with Balcony/Terrace
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Side Sea View
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Garden View
  • Single Room with Balcony/Terrace
  • Economy Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Wi-fi (fees may apply)
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Satellite TV
    • 220V power supply
    • Mini fridge
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Safe (fees may apply)
    • Balcony/Terrace
    • Wake-up service
    • Smoking rooms
    • Housekeeping (fees may apply)
    • Extra beds on demand
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  • Low Deposit options available
  • Pay Monthly
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What guests say...

  • Location4.8/5103 reviews

    Great location

  • Service4.6/5135 reviews

    Fantastic service

  • Amenities4.5/593 reviews

    Great amenities

Good to know...

  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Recreation staff is nice
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