Minos Beach Art Hotel

Crete, Greece

Time seems to stand still on the mythic island of Crete. Thanks to its unique mediterranean climate, Crete is a demanded destination with a long season from mid April to October. Minos Beach art hotel, a favorite of all those appreciating genuineness and authenticity, provides a luxurious stay in minimalist surroundings. With its distinctive Cretan architecture, Minos Beach has gained its reputation for being small, stylish, with personal unobtrusive service and perfection of its fine cuisine. The hotel is located in the magical area of Aghios Nikolaos, in the eastern part of Crete, only a ten-minute walk from the town centre and one hour’s drive from the airport of Heraklion.
Beach Breaks

Hotel guide


  • Double Rooms, Junior Suites, Bungalows and villas. Sea or waterfront, all equipped with: Individual Air Conditioning, Bathroom with Bath Tub, Cable-Satellite TV, Private Balcony, Sofa Bed, Mini Bar, Hair Dryer, Beach Towels, Daily Maid Service, Phone, Safe
  • Spa: Pure, organic, biological fragrances and petrochemicals preservatives products, through various body and facial treatments

Our favourite

  • The Executive Villa with private pool and panoramic sea view. It boasts one bedroom with dressing area and bathroom with Jacuzzi bathtub, one twin bedroom, bathroom with Jacuzzi shower cabin and living room

Wine & Dine

  • Start your day with a rich buffet breakfast Bacchus Restaurant
  • La Bouillabaisse: Famous Mediterranean gourmet restaurant
  • Terpsis: Open for lunch. It offers a wide variety of Cretan food
  • Dionyssos, Ibiscus & Pure Lounge Bar: lively place for a coffee, cocktail or snack


  • Relaxed! Choose linen and comfortable summer wear


  • Rooms from € 162 / day including breakfast according to seasonality and room type category

Local guide

Worth getting out of bed for

  • At your disposal all day: TV & Video Lounge, free Wi-Fi, 24h room service, laundry service, a tennis court, table-tennis and snooker and baby sitting

When to go

  • Spring and late summer are lovely times. High season months are June, July and August. Several summer cultural events take place during august

Good to know

  • On Crete everything is myth, legend and history: the mountains, the grottoes, the gorges, the trees, the stones and even the scent of the shrubs in bloom

Don't miss

  • Minos Beach art hotel loves the arts and actively encourages and promotes artists by hosting their creations in its gardens. The outdoor sculpture gallery exhibits 45 works by major Greek and foreign artists enriched every alternate summer, putting the last aesthetic touches on the hotel’s beautiful natural environs

How to get there

  • Heraklion airport is one hour away by car. Served by Condor, Thomas Cook, Easy Jet and Lufthansa
  • We recommend a car rental at the airport. Alternatively take a taxi to get to the Hotel. Book a taxi in advance through the Hotel