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Top Rated Malia Hotels

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Smartline Kyknos Beach Hotel & Bungalows - All Inclusive
Smartline Kyknos Beach Hotel & Bungalows - All Inclusive
4.0 out of 5.0 Beach Road, Malia, Crete Island
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4.5/5 (2 reviews)

We were pleased with the staff at the reception and in the restaurant. Good food. Dessert less than average. Beds rather hard.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2012
Ikaros Beach Resort & Spa
Ikaros Beach Resort & Spa
5.0 out of 5.0 Promenade Area, Malia, Crete Island
Cretan Malia Park
Cretan Malia Park
5.0 out of 5.0 Cretan Malia Park, Malia, Crete
Aegean Sky Hotel & Suites
Aegean Sky Hotel & Suites
3.0 out of 5.0 Ilarionos Katsouli 17, Malia, Crete Island
Eltina Apartments
Eltina Apartments
3.0 out of 5.0 35 El. Venizelou, Malia
Dessole Malia Beach – All Inclusive
Dessole Malia Beach – All Inclusive
4.0 out of 5.0 Dimokratias St, Malia, Crete Island
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Cheap Malia Hotels

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Socrates Hotel
Socrates Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 Malia, Malia, Crete Island
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3.0/5 (1 reviews)

We spend a week in Socrates, the hotel was within walk in distance to the beach. Local bars and restaurants were also within walking distance. The room was OK nothing else but needs some upgrade like a flat TV. The amenities were scarce and you had to ask for when needed, The reception desk recommended ...

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2015

Malia Vacation Package Deals

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Malia Travel Guide

Where is Malia?

If you're sure your geography teacher taught you where Malia was but you can't remember, don't worry — we'll jog your memory!

Malia can be found 16 miles southeast of Agios Nikolaos. You'll also find it 25 miles southeast of Ierapetra.

At the most recent count, the population of this part of Crete Island was 4,000.

Places to Visit in Malia

You can embark on a remarkable adventure below the water without even getting wet at Aquaworld Aquarium. Need more ideas? Forget about mundane family getaways. Grab your swimsuits and make a splash at Star Beach Water Park, where the water is cool and the excitement never stops. Hold up, there's still more! Test your swing and see if you can hit the pin at Crete Golf Club.

Car Rentals in Malia

Adventure is the fuel of life, and there’s no better way to find it than with the freedom of your own wheels. See and experience more by checking out car rentals in Malia with Orbitz.

Picking up a vehicle right at Nikos Kazantzakis Airport will mean you don't have to deal with transfers and cabs. You'll stumble across Alamo Rent A Car just a few minutes away from the terminal. Budget is another good choice.

Pick up your rental vehicle in the middle of the city and you'll be navigating the busy streets like a local in a flash. The best outlet here is Europcar at 127 El Venizelou.

Where to stay in Malia – Hotel Accommodation

With at least 254 hotels in Malia, locking in your perfect room will be a piece of cake. Orbitz will make the choice straightforward, so you'll be able to get going on your wonderful journey!

Looking for flashy accommodations? You'll feel like a film star if you choose to rest your head at the High Beach - All Inclusive or the Aktia Lounge Hotel & Spa. If you're more of an economical traveler, check out a few of our cheaper alternatives. You'll have loads of change rattling around in your pockets if you secure a room at the Angela Studios & Apartments or the Pyrgos Beach Hotel Apartments.

Nearest Airports to Malia

Navigating airports can be a bit of a hassle, but the destination at the end of that long plane ride is always worth it. Nikos Kazantzakis Airport (HER) is the closest to Malia. It's situated 17 miles to the west of the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Malia

Just 19 miles from Malia is Heraklion. This area gives access to the impressive attraction, Palace of Knossos. The Heraklion Archaeological Museum is one more unmissable option. If you've got enough time, try to see both of them.

No Cancellation Fees

Need to alter or cancel your booking? Keen to know what the fee is? The good news is — we don't have one!^ All being well, your chosen airline and hotel don't either, but it would be prudent to check in with them regarding their rules.

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