Located 800 metres from the beach, this peaceful and traditional hotel comes with its own outdoor swimming pool - ideal for enjoying the warm sunshine on the island of Crete. The Hotel Erato is set in Gournes Pediados, just 15 km to the east of Heraklion. Here you can enjoy the golden sands and clear waters of the Eastern Mediterranean. Each evening, dine in the Erato's charming, wood-and-stone restaurant. There is also an informal bar where you can relax with a refreshing drink. Local attractions include the island's international exhibition centre and one of Greece's biggest aquariums. A range of cafes, bars, restaurants and shops are found in the nearby resort centre. You can also dance the night away in Chersonissos, a 10-minute drive away.
Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
CCTV outside property
Physical distancing rules followed
CCTV in common areas
Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
Physical distancing in dining areas
First aid kit available
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
Pools and wellness
Outdoor pool (seasonal)
Front-desk/reception area services
Safety deposit box
Food & Drink
Golf course (within 3 km)
Safety deposit box
Wake up service/Alarm clock
Towels/sheets (extra fee)
Food & Drink
Key card access
15:00 - 22:00 hours
08:00 - 11:00 hours
Please inform Erato Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property. Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travellers, during dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be cancelled on arrival. As a result of Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist. Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Kindly note that for halfboard prices breakfast is served from 07:45 until 09:30 and dinner from 18:45 till 21:00.
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
Pets are not allowed.
Children and Extra Bed Policy
All children are welcome.
One child under 13 years is charged EUR 14 per night when using existing beds.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
The maximum number of total guests in a room is 4.
There is no capacity for cots in the room.