Destination 2024-01-30T09:27:33+00:00


Crete is the largest island in Greece, and the fifth largest in the Mediterranean Sea. Crete is a wonderful destination that offers a unique blend of history, culture, and natural beauty to its visitors. While there are numerous beautiful and charming villages all over the island, Crete has five cities. From the west to the east the main cities of the island are Chania , Rethymno, Heraklion, Agios Nikolaos, Sitia, but only Agios Nikolaos in the prefecture of Lassithi, will get our attention, as the hotel is located in this area.

There is so much to discover in the island of Crete, from the stunning gorges and world-renowned beaches to the archaeological sites that probably need a lifetime to discover.


Agios Nikolaos

A cosmopolitan seaside resort, attracting thousands of visitors every year. The lake, the town’s jewel, is known for its many legends, according to one of which, Athena and Artemis are bathing in its waters. The lake becomes one with the sea through a narrow canal, and is surrounded by red rock formations and lush vegetation.

A stroll in the shops is always a pleasure. Stores sell unique traditional Cretan art artifacts, copies from the local archaeological museums, jewels, and impressive embroidery. They also sell local products and delicacies that dazzle everyone’s palate. The town is filled with traditional coffee shops, kafeneia as Greeks call them,  that serve local dishes and raki, but also modern cafes which serve brunch and cocktails.

Agios Nikolaos is equally magical at night. There are numerous bars, with a relaxed atmosphere or rooftops with parties, for all kind of visitors. The city of Agios Nikolaos is a beautiful place with open-hearted people!

Agios Nikolaos took its name from the old church of Saint Nicholas, located north of the town.

Population: 12.000