Occupying a privileged location among lush palm trees and just 60 metres from the beach, the Violetta Hotel offers affordable self-catering accommodation that provides an attractive base to explore all the beauty, culture and history the island of Crete has to offer. Make yourself at home in one of the well-appointed rooms that are decorated in a typical Cretan style with simple wooden furniture and tiled floors. Most units come with a kitchenette that is equipped with all you would need to prepare light meals and Wi-Fi is available in public areas if you wish to stay connected to all the news back home. All room also open out to a balcony where beautiful views of the pool or well-maintained gardens that surround the property can be admired. In addition to being just a stone throw from the beach, the Violetta Hotel has its very own outdoor swimming pool that is accompanied by a sun terrace surrounded by palm trees. The terrace is furnished with a selection of comfortable lounger making it an ideal place to spend the days relaxing under the Cretan sun while sipping on drinks from the poolside bar. Heraklion city is just three miles from the property if you are looking for something a little more vibrant. A bus stop can also be found outside which is a great way to explore the rest of the island. *Official Rating: 2**
Each of the bright and airy rooms has a private bathroom with shower/bath. Additional amenities include air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, kitchenette, fridge, double bed and a balcony. Certain amenities may be payable locally.