Galaxy Hotel Iraklio
75 Dimokratias Avenue
71306 Heraklion
Crete, Greece

G.N.T.O. Registry Number: 1039Κ015Α0002000
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Galaxy Hotel Iraklio is conveniently located on Dimokratias Avenue one of Heraklion’s most cosmopolitan and central thoroughfares within easy access from the Airport, Port and the highways and the Historic City center is only a stroll away. Hotel's location is ideal for business and leisure with all the major sights within easy access and several businesses in the vicinity. Location is central without the hustle, noise or other downtown urban nuisances. eum..

How to get there

By Air
From May through mid-October there are direct charter flights to Heraklion (5.2km) or to Chania (146km). Tickets can be bought in advance for almost all flights via our partner website.

By Sea
"The journey is the thing". A superb way of enjoying the journey to Crete is to fly to Athens and take the ferry from Piraeus (Pireas) - the port serving Athens. A still-romantic way to travel by the overnight ferry from Piraeus to to Heraklion Port (1.3km). Tickets can be bought in advance for all ferries via our website.

By Car
If you want to explore the region while you're here, we recommend that you rent a car, other means of transport are limited and/or infrequent. We suggest  our sister website, which offers competitive prices and you can collect your car at either airport.

By Taxi
Book your taxi transfer online easily and safely from the airport or port to any location via our website.

Detailed directions will be sent to you when you book through


  • Closest Shops - 100m
  • Closest Beach/Ammoudara - 5km
  • Closest Restaurant - 0m
  • Hearaklion Port - 1.3km
  • Catamaran (dolphin) port - 1.3km
  • Bus Station - 1.7km
  • Heraklion Main Square & Archaeological museum - 1.4km
  • St. Titus Cathedral - 1 km
  • St. Minas Cathedral - 1 km
  • Natural History Museum of Heraklion - 1,5 km
  • Nikos Kazantzakis Grave (Martinengo Hill) - 1 km
  • Horse riding club - 7 km
  • Cretaquarium (Crete Aquarium) - 15 km
  • Knossos Palace - 4.5km
  • Pancretan Olympic Stadium - 5 km
  • Karteros Beach -9km
  • Heraklion Airport - 5.2km
  • Crete Golf Club - 25 km
  • Chania Airport - 146km
  • Mirtia Village- N. Kazantzakis Museum - 17km
  • Archanes Village - 14km
  • Rethymno Town - 78km
  • Agios Nikolaos Town - 64km
  • Elounda Village- 71km
  • Ierapetra Town - 92 km
  • Sitia Town - 130km
  • Matala Village/Beach- 74km
  • Agia Galini Village - 81km
  • Minoan Palaces of Phaestos and Gortys - 70 km
Hotel Information Recommended For
Type: Mid-Size Hotels Architecture & style :
Rooms: 127 City Style :
Pool: Yes Family hospitality :
Dining: Yes Young Couples :
Children: Welcome Quality of Service :
Closed: Never Weddings & Groups :

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