Location This hotel enjoys a peaceful location on the northern side of the island of Crete some 50 m from the tourist centre of BalA¿. The local pebble beach lies just across the road from the hotel and links to the public transport network are 2 km away. Heraklion airport is situated 50 km from the hotel. Facilities This 4-storey hotel underwent renovation work in 2003 and comprises a total of 50 accommodation units, which includes 30 rooms and 20 apartments. Facilities include a reception area with a safe, a public Internet terminal, a breakfast room, a cafe, a bar and, on payment of an additional fee. There is a playground for younger guests as well as a car park on offer to those arriving by car. Rooms Each of the welcoming accommodation units comes with a bathroom with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer, a hire safe, satellite/ cable TV with a video function, individually controllable heating and air conditioning. The apartments additionally come with a combined lounge/ bedroom, a separate bedroom and a kitchenette with a fridge. All accommodation units come with a balcony or terrace. Sports/Entertainment Leisure options include a pool, a poolside snack bar and a sun terrace with parasols and sun loungers laid out ready for use. It is possible to play table tennis or billiards (additional fees apply) and a selection of water sports are on offer from local providers. Meals Guests may serve themselves from an ample breakfast buffet each morning. Payment American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.