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Heraklion Archaeological Museum is a short stroll from Galaxy Hotel Iraklio, and other popular attractions like Natural History Museum of Crete are within a mile (2 km). This 127-room, 5-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free in-room WiFi. It's in central Heraklion and also a short walk from Manos Hatzidakis Theatre and Public Gardens of Iraklion.
Start your day off right with a free hot/cold buffet breakfast, served each morning from 7 AM to 10:30 AM. Enjoy dining at the hotel's 2 onsite restaurants: Per Se Lounge specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner; Vetri Restaurant offers relaxing pool views. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café.
All 127 soundproofed rooms feature balconies or patios, minibars, and laptop-compatible safes. Guests can expect free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels and DVD players. Select Comfort beds with Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus ensure a restful night, and bathrooms offer jetted tubs, hydromassage showers, hair dryers, and designer toiletries. In-room massages are available, and other amenities include phones and desks.
Guests of Galaxy Hotel Iraklio have access to an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for EUR 25 per vehicle. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a steam room, free WiFi in public areas, and 9 meeting rooms.
- Walking distance to Heraklion Archaeological Museum
- Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
- Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
- Free valet and self parking
Galaxy Hotel Iraklio75 Dimokratias Ave Heraklion Crete Island 71306
In addition to an outdoor pool, Galaxy Hotel Iraklio provides a spa tub, a steam room, and a 24-hour fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 7535 square feet (700 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2015.
Galaxy Hotel Iraklio has designated areas for smoking.
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Conference space
- Total number of rooms - 127
- Laundry facilities
- Babysitting or childcare
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Computer station
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- Luggage storage
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Number of floors - 6
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Meeting rooms 9
- Free valet parking
- Poolside bar
- Conference space size (feet) - 7535
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Free self parking
- Pool sun loungers
- Conference center
- Snack bar/deli
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Coffee shop or café
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Fireplace in lobby
- Designated smoking areas
- Pool umbrellas
- Free WiFi
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Year Built 1979
- 24-hour business center
- Conference space size (meters) - 700
- Number of meeting rooms - 9
- Steam room
- Outdoor pool
- Television in common areas
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking, Free valet parking
Galaxy Hotel Iraklio offers 127 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with jetted bathtubs and hydromassage showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
- Hydromassage showerhead
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Bathtub or shower
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- DVD player
- Daily housekeeping
- Premium bedding
- Balcony or patio
- Hair dryer
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Premium TV channels
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Jetted bathtub
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Satellite TV service
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Soundproofed rooms
- In-room massage available
- LCD TV
- Rollaway/extra beds (free)
- Free WiFi
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Room service (24 hours)
- Down comforter
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Pillow menu
- Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
Where to Eat
A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.
Per Se Lounge - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.
Vetri Restaurant - This poolside restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.
Per Se Bar - Overlooking the pool and garden, this lobby lounge specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.
Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.
Nearby Things to Do
An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a 24-hour fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals on site
- Boat tours nearby
- Rock climbing nearby
- Cave exploring/spelunking nearby
- Ecotours nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Body treatments
To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
- No pets or service animals allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No pets or service animals allowed
Hotel Registry Number - 1039K015A0002000
- Airport shuttle fee: EUR 25 per vehicle
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We should mention
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.