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Zorbas Beach Hotel

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Hotel apartment | 15 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Zorbas Beach Hotel (www.hotel-zorbas.gr) is a beachfront complex of 53 apartments and studios that lies on the most beautiful part of the Akrotiri peninsula in Chania. It is situated at the most privileged position that boasts stunning views over the Cretan Sea. It is located ideally right on a sandy beach, inside 30.000 m2 of private land.

The hotel offers the unrivalled Cretan hospitality and the feeling of being at home, not far away from the picturesque city of Chania in Crete. Conveniently located 12 km from the airport and only 13 km from Chania city, it offers the ideal combination of accessibility and tranquillity.

Set right a few steps from clean and well maintained scenic beaches, the hotel is surrounded by an unspoilt natural area which protects it from the city's noise and crowds. The crystal sea in front of it, the excellent home-made traditional food, a very personal approach, as well as the comfortable apartments and studios will make your stay an unforgettable one.

Our place is located by Stavros beach that became famous and known across the world in 1964 when Anthony Quinn portrayed legendary Alexis Zorbas (known as Zorbas the Greek) in the film of the same name. The well known, iconic film sees Alexis Zorbas instructing the tradition Greek dance “syrtaki”

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AMENITIES OF THE BEACH COMPLEX

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• Sea water swimming pool for adults and separate for children (1000 m2)

• Outdoor dining area at the pool with high quality Cretan cuisine

• Pool barstools, free pool umbrellas & sun beds, pool snack bar

• Free high speed wireless internet access in the entire hotel complex

• Free internet corner at the reception/lobby

• Free parking area

• Free Tennis court

• Children's outdoor playgrounds

• Outdoor chess board

• Laundry and dry cleaning service

• Organized sandy beach with umbrellas and sun beds

• Airport/ Port transfer service

• Small library corner at the reception/lobby

• Colorful gardens with local flora

• Doctor (external collaborator)

• Taxi and car rental services

• Credit card accepted, fax & photocopies services

• Fishing, bicycling, snorkeling activities

• Barbecue (BBQ) and Cretan Dancing Nights at the area of the pool

• Excursion – trip arrangements & Free Maps

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ROOMS FACILITIES

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• Individual controlled air conditioning (on request basis and extra charge 8 euros per day, per unit, payable on spot)

• Kitchenette with cooking sets

• Microwave & fridge

• Bathroom with shower & hairdryer

• Satellite LCD TV

• Bedside direct dial telephone

• Free Wireless internet connection

• Free Secure Safety Box

• Big verandas covered with ceramic tiles

• Clothes iron facilities for free

• Free Baby cot (on request basis)

• Daily cleaning service (change of liners & towels every 2-3 days)

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ACCOMMODATION

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Studio (26 m2 – up to 3 persons) – Sea, or Pool View

Single room apartment (1 double & 1 single bed) that features separate bathroom with shower and big private terrace - veranda covered with ceramic tiles. The studio achieves functional and comfortable standards for 2 up to 3 persons.

Extra features: Kitchenette with cooking sets, microwave, fridge, satellite television, bedside direct dial telephone, free high speed wireless internet connection, individual controlled air conditioning/heating, daily cleaning service (change of liners and towels every 2-3 days), secure safety box, clothes iron, hairdryer, baby cot (on request basis).

Two Room Apartment (45 m2 – up to 4 or 5 persons) – Sea, Pool or Garden View

Comfortable two room apartment (1 double bed & separate bedroom with 2 single beds, sitting area and bathroom with shower) that features big private terraces – verandas covered with ceramic tiles. It can accommodate up to four of five people: perfect for families with one, two or three children. The size of the apartment enables guests to relax and feel at home.

Extra features: Kitchenette with cooking sets, microwave, fridge, television, bedside direct dial telephone, free high speed wireless internet connection, individual controlled air conditioning/heating, daily cleaning service (change of liners and towels every 2-3 days), secure safety box, clothes iron, hairdryer, baby cot (on request basis).

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DINING & BAR

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Situated right on the swimming pool area, the dining area boasts stunning views over the Cretan Sea and is the place where breakfast, lunch and dinner are served.

Our outdoor dining area offers delicious dishes based on Cretan cuisine, prepared exclusively from carefully selected fresh local products of Cretan land and cooked in a traditional, home-like way inside the hotel. Essential ingredients are the virgin olive oil, cheese, yogurt and the fresh seasonal fruits, herbs and vegetables. All the above are of our own family production, from our little farm and vegetable garden right next to the hotel.

Choose amongst the famous Greek mousaka, pastitsio, stuffed tomatoes and kleftiko prepared not only with the finest fresh materials but also with love, in order to offer all guests one of the strongest memories with us.

Our pool bar is available for you to enjoy refreshing cocktails, fine wines, soft drinks, variety of coffees and snacks throughout the day, while enjoying the sea and pool view, relaxing or swimming in the pool under the wonderful Cretan sunshine.

Barbecue (BBQ) night guarantees outstanding gastronomic experiences with a variety of meats and salads amongst other. These nights are available mostly during the high tourist season.

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LOCATION

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Hotel Zorbas Beach is built on the beach of Stavros, a short walking distance from the village of Stavros in the peninsula of Akrotiri in Chania.

The Peninsula of Akrotiri, located north east of Chania, is known for its calming and relaxing way of life. It offers some of the most stunning and scenic beaches of all Chania. The most beautiful include Kalathas beach, Ag. Onoufris, Maherida beach, Tersanas beach, Marathi beach, Loutraki beach and of course our very own Stavros beach located just a few steps from the hotel.

Located just 13km from the city centre of Chania and 12km from the International Airport of Chania, the hotel will pleasantly surprise you.

For all of your everyday needs the village of Stavros offers access to supermarkets and taverns/restaurants. Just a short journey 6 km away you can find the village of Kounoupidiana which is host to a larger variety of shops and amenities including banks, post office and supermarkets in addition to other shops and outlets.

The area is close to the historical and archaeological sites and in ideal location from which to explore Western Crete. The friendliness and Cretan hospitality of our hotel stuff can be very helpful for the arrangement of car rentals and excursions to worth visiting places.

The impressive Monastery of Gouverneto also known as the Monastery of “John the Hermit” stands close to Hotel Zorbas Beach and just a little further you can visit the Monastery of Catholicon which is beautifully built in the depths of a wild gorge and can be viewed by all.

There is a regular bus service from the hotel to the centre of Chania and vice versa. Bus schedules vary in frequency depending on the season.

Since travel is no longer a hassle nowadays, Hotel Zorbas Beach can be easily accessed. In fact planning a visit is as easy as making a call to the Greek airline companies Olympic Air and Aegean Airlines or to the shipping companies Anek Lines, Blue Star Ferries and Minoan Lines. Also, there are direct charter flights from many European cities to the airports of Chania and Iraklion. The latter is located 150km from Chania.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 15 bedrooms
Nearest beach Stavros Beach
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Chania Airport (CHQ) 14 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, Sea view
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool
General Air conditioning, TV, Telephone, Fax machine, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 15 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (2)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking

The Chania Prefecture region

Hotel Zorbas Beach is built on the beach of Stavros, a short walking distance from the village of Stavros in the peninsula of Akrotiri in Chania.

The Peninsula of Akrotiri, located north east of Chania, is known for its calming and relaxing way of life. It offers some of the most stunning and scenic beaches of all Chania. The most beautiful include Kalathas beach, Ag. Onoufris, Maherida beach, Tersanas beach, Marathi beach, Loutraki beach and of course our very own Stavros beach located just a few steps from the hotel.

Located just 13km from the city centre of Chania and 12km from the International Airport of Chania, the hotel will pleasantly surprise you.

For all of your everyday needs the village of Stavros offers access to supermarkets and taverns/restaurants. Just a short journey 6 km away you can find the village of Kounoupidiana which is host to a larger variety of shops and amenities including banks, post office and supermarkets in addition to other shops and outlets.

The area is close to the historical and archaeological sites and in ideal location from which to explore Western Crete. The friendliness and Cretan hospitality of our hotel stuff can be very helpful for the arrangement of car rentals and excursions to worth visiting places.

The impressive Monastery of Gouverneto also known as the Monastery of “John the Hermit” stands close to Hotel Zorbas Beach and just a little further you can visit the Monastery of Catholicon which is beautifully built in the depths of a wild gorge and can be viewed by all.

There is a regular bus service from the hotel to the centre of Chania and vice versa. Bus schedules vary in frequency depending on the season.

Since travel is no longer a hassle nowadays, Hotel Zorbas Beach can be easily accessed. In fact planning a visit is as easy as making a call to the Greek airline companies Olympic Air and Aegean Airlines or to the shipping companies Anek Lines, Blue Star Ferries and Minoan Lines. Also, there are direct charter flights from many European cities to the airports of Chania and Iraklion. The latter is located 150km from Chania.

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Calendar last updated:28 Oct 2014

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