The Aldemar Knossos Villas' most important features are the sunshine, stunning sea views and carefree Mediterranean atmosphere that blend seamlessly into the magnificent beachfront complex.

Inspired by Crete's great history and stunning natural beauty, Aldemar Knossos Villas is one of the most enchanting beach resorts in Greece. This five-star hotel is set in a prime location at the tip of a picturesque promontory, flooded with sunshine and sea breeze - the perfect place to find bliss.

Our comfortable and spacious villas combine tradition and modern luxury and are like a scattering of jewels just steps away from the magnificent beach. Enjoy a great vacation in a modern environment inextricably linked to the original Cretan culture. The architecture complies with sustainable development norms, respecting the local environment and meeting all functional needs. Enjoy the elegant design and interiors of each villa, built according to an individual project. The interiors of the villas are flooded with light through large windows and doors offering panoramic sea views.

Each villa is exquisitely furnished and superbly equipped, allowing guests to find their own paradise on earth. Surrounded by the crystal clear Cretan Sea and equipped with private or shared seawater pools, Aldemar Knossos Villas are renowned for their luxury and heartfelt hospitality.

Each villa is woven of light and air, allowing guests to taste the sea surf and warm breezes even while resting in bed. The lush greenery of the magnificent gardens that surround the villas brings a breath of life to their design.

Aldemar Knossos Villas are not just about comfort. It is luxury as a state of being.

Region: Crete

Category: 5* Stars



The hotel consists of 40 deluxe villas:

Junior Suite Sharing Pool (garden or sea view, shared pool per section, bedroom with living room area, 1 bathroom with Jacuzzi, 45 sq.m, max. 2 adults + 2 children)

Knossos Suite Sharing Pool (overlooking garden, pool or sea, shared pool per section, one level; bedroom, bedroom with living and dining area, bathroom with Jacuzzi, toilet with shower, 60 sq.m, max. max. max. 3 adults + 1 child)

Knossos Maisonette Sharing Pool (overlooking the garden, pool or sea, shared pool per section, two levels; lower floor: living room, dining room, study, toilet, shower; upper floor: bedroom, bathroom with Jacuzzi, 72 sq.m, max. 2+2/ 3+1 persons)

Royal Maisonette (two-level, sea view, shared pool per section, lower floor: living room, dining room, study, toilet, shower; upper floor: bedroom, bathroom with Jacuzzi and shower, 115 sq.m, max. 2+2/ 3+1 pax)

Royal Suite SF Sharing Pool (frontal sea view, shared pool per section, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, one of them with Jacuzzi and shower, living room, dining room, study with fireplace, WC, 129 sq.m, max. 4+2/ 3+1 pax. 4+2 persons).

Imperial Villa:
Europi (located by the sea, on the 1st floor, individual pool (200 m2), territory (400 sq.m.), 2 bedrooms (one with fireplace and study), home theater, dressing room, 2 bathrooms (one with Jacuzzi and shower), 1 living room, dining room, study with fireplace, gym with sea view, sauna, Jacuzzi, toilet, 235 sq.m., max. 4+2 pax. 4+2 persons);
Phaedra (located by the sea, on the 2nd floor with panoramic view, individual pool (95 sq.m), territory (200 sq.m), 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (one of them with Jacuzzi and shower), living room, dining room, study with fireplace, home theater, exercise bike, sauna, toilet, 227 sq.m, max. 6+2 persons).


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Swimming Pool
-2 swimming pools (sea water) and 2 with sea water (shared pools for VIP-sea front room guests)
-Heated indoor pool
-Water slides (45 m long)

-Wi-Fi Internet (limited amount free of charge)
-Internet corner (free of charge)
-Knossos Royal Village Conference Center with a capacity of 900 people
-Parking lot
-Aldemar Shop
-Mini Market
-Souvenir and jewelry store
-Currency Exchange
-TV lounge
-Laundry services

Sports and Entertainment
-2 quartz tennis courts
-Tennis lessons
-Table tennis
-Mini Golf
-Water sports
-Beach volleyball
-Dance lessons, dance competitions, evening shows in the open-air amphitheater (depending on weather conditions)
-Open-air disco in the central bar (June-September)
-Night club "Aquarius" (opening period: April, May, October)

SPA and recovery
-Royal Mare Thalasso Spa (World's Leading Thalasso Resort 2013 - World Travel Awards) for relaxation, health and beauty at the adjacent Aldemar Royal Mare & Thalasso.

-2 children's pools with fresh water.
-45 m long water slide
-Children's playground
-Mini club (4-12 years), children's library, water slide (45 m long), babysitter (on request, extra charge) and baby carriage (on request), high chairs, entertainment program for all ages (from 4 to 7 years, from 8 to 12 years, program for teenagers), multilingual group of animators.
-Children's restaurant, mini buffet in the mini club "Aldy" (large selection of muffins, sandwiches, juices, water, one ice cream per child),
-Babysitting and baby stroller - on request

-Sandy-pebble beach next to the hotel.
-Benches and umbrellas - free of charge


On the island of Crete in the village of Anissaras,
2 km from the town of Hersonissos,
25 km from Heraklion
40 km from the town of Agios Nikolaos.
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