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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 health club, 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 free bottled water. LCD TVs come with satellite channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. 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. Laptop-compatible safes, phones, and desks are other standard amenities.
Guests of Galaxy Hotel Iraklio have access to an outdoor pool, a 24-hour health club, and a spa tub. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the airport shuttle (available on request) for EUR 25 per vehicle one way. 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 and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
- Free valet and self parking
Galaxy Hotel Iraklio
In addition to an outdoor pool, Galaxy Hotel Iraklio provides a 24-hour health club, a spa tub, and a steam room. 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 hotel's 2 bars/lounges. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and 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 on request) 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
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- 24-hour health club
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Computer station
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- 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
- Pool sun loungers
- Free self parking
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 7535
- 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
- Free WiFi
- Designated smoking areas
- Pool umbrellas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 700
- Number of meeting rooms - 9
- 24-hour business center
- Year Built 1979
- Steam room
- Outdoor pool
- Television in common areas
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
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 wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Bathtub or shower
- Hydromassage showerhead
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- DVD player
- Daily housekeeping
- Premium bedding
- Balcony or patio
- Hair dryer
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Premium TV channels
- Free bottled water
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Designer toiletries
- Free toiletries
- Jetted bathtub
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Soundproofed rooms
- In-room massage available
- LCD TV
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Free WiFi
- 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.
Start your day with a free hot/cold buffet breakfast, available daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM. You can order up room service around the clock.
Nearby Things to Do
An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour health club and a steam room.
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
- Mountain biking nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals on site
- Rock climbing nearby
- Cave exploring/spelunking nearby
- Boat tours nearby
- Ecotours nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Body treatments
If you have requests for specific 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
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 4 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- 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
No rollaway/extra beds available
- Airport shuttle fee: EUR 25 per vehicle (one way)
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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.