Hersonissos Maris Hotel
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Save an extra £100 per couple on all departures before 30 June 2024.
On top of current savings of 15% on all durations departing April–June 2024
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From £945 per person*
This friendly hotel is perfect for a peaceful Cretan escape. Set in well-kept gardens on the edge of Hersonissos, it’s a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the centre. There are two outdoor pools, plus a heated indoor one (seasonal), and the beach is just across the road. The restaurant offers buffet and à la carte options, with plenty of Greek dishes to try out. The lobby bar is ideal for a coffee or cuppa, while the beach bar serves cocktails and Cretan wine with a view of the Mediterranean. Rooms are simply and traditionally furnished, and each has its own balcony or terrace. Upgrade for direct access to the pool or even a private pool of your own.
Included with every Hosted Holiday
- Dedicated welcoming host
- Resort airport transfers
- Travel insurance and meals
All inclusive Prestige: All breakfasts, lunches and dinners
Free bar open up to 13 hours a day; international branded spirits and liqueurs, cocktails, wines and a range of coffees
International flights. Prices are based on return flights with easyJet or British Airways from London Heathrow or Gatwick. Supplements may apply from other airports
Return transfers direct to your hotel
Minimum 20kg checked luggage, per person
Hersonissos, Crete, Greece
From £1,045 per person
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction if not required
Food and drink
Meals are served buffet-style in the main restaurant, with an enriched choice of salads, Greek and international specialities.
During your stay, enjoy the following programme of activities and entertainment. Some activities may be at an extra charge and activities may change from time to time. Evening entertainment (seasonal) Pool table Table tennis Tennis Water sports available at nearby beach
Rooms are tastefully decorated with a balcony or terrace with views towards the sea or gardens.
- Lobby Bar
- Beach Bar
- Two outdoor swimming pools
- Heated indoor pool
- Mini market
- Wellness Centre (fees may apply)
- Spacious gardens
A ten-minute walk will bring you into Hersonissos. It’s a lively town, with plenty in the way of cafes, bars and restaurants in the centre and along the waterfront. There’s a beach right in front of the hotel, but you’ll find a handful of others in the resort if you fancy a change of scenery. Day trip options include the scenic Lasithi Plateau and the more traditional villages in the hills behind Hersonissos. Island capital Heraklion is lovely, too, with a vibrant old town, colourful markets and a pleasant harbour with ancient fortifications.
Optional excursions can only be booked in resort and are subject to minimum numbers
Knossos palace and Heraklion city tour
Situated overlooking the Sea of Crete on the island's north coast, the port city of Heraklion has long been revered for its extensive archeological sites and collections of ancient Minoan artwork. This optional excursion allows you to unearth the treasures of Europe's original civilization as well as some of the best souvlaki this side of the Aegean. Take your time to soak up the sights and sounds of the Cretan capital in between visiting the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, the Historical Museum of Crete and the magnificent Minoan Palace of Knossos.