|Located on the north coast of the picturesque island of crete, knossos beach hotel and bungalows is one of the few privileged hotels in crete to lie directly on the sea front, offering guests, unparalleled panoramic views of the magnificent blue aegean sea. Sampling a cretan village, knossos beach is nestled on a natural bay, integrated with harmony into nature. The fine sandy beaches extend private sunbathing area and leisure swimming into the crystal clear, shallow and serene warm waters of the secluded bay. Enchanting and joyful the knossos beach is the ideal place, for sport and animation for all ages. Family holidays are enhanced by a variety of entertainment activities for children and youngsters (water sports, swimming pools, tennis court, mini golf court, etc). A range of delightful culinary choices is presented in our buffets, incorporating traditional mediterranean and greek cuisine. The welcoming and tranquil atmosphere, together with the warm hospitality of the staff, makes knossos beach the ideal location for relaxing and memorable summer holidays. Its unique location (12km from the islands' capital, the town of heraklion, and 10km from n. Kazantzakis international airport, as well as, half kilometer away from the sea front village of kokkini hani). , close to heraklion, almost in the center of the island. Home of the minoan civilization, ancient cretan culture represents a stage in the development of the aegean civilization. The world famous minoan palace of knossos and the heraklion archaeological museum, that houses a collection of items of great archaeological importance, lie just a few kilometers away. Cretan style architecture in all bungalows and suites that are spread around colorful gardens, designed to ensure ample space and privacy. From all waterfront bungalows terraces, the stunning sunset views captivate the senses.