How to get to Astir Beach

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Right there, at the tip of the Aegean cool summer breeze

Visit the island of Crete, the 100-city of Homer and “three-mast ship” of Nikos Kazantzakis, in the south edge of Greece.


Astir Beach is located on the north coast of the wonderful Island of Crete, in the area of Gouves, only 18 km east of Heraklion city, and close to the bustling resorts of Hersonissos (10 km away) and Malia (16 km away).

The hotel is separated from the beach only by a low traffic beach road.

Transportation (Getting Here)

The hotel is only 15 km away from “Nikos Kazantzakis”, Heraklion International Airport and 17 km away from Heraklion port with daily connection to Athens port (Pireus) and regular connection to the Islands of Rhodes and Santorini. There is a local bus link with East, West and South Crete every 30 minutes, accessible by the bus stop on the main road, only 500 m away from the hotel.

Dining at Astir Beach

Taste traditional Cretan and Greece cuisine or select among a variety of international dishes from our rich buffet.
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