Kastro Hotel - Heraklion (Crete)

Theotokopoulou 22, Heraklion (Crete), Greece, 71202  show map
 3 stars
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Kastro Hotel - Heraklion (Crete)

 Free Wi-Fi
 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The high quality Kastro Hotel is a 3-star property located in the center of Heraklion. The building was renovated in 2008.

The hotel is in the good location steps away from the palace, monuments and museums. The property lies within 600 meters from Municipal Museum of the Battle of Crete and the National Resistance and Venetian Walls.

5 minutes' drive from Nikos Kazantzakis airport and 15 minutes' walk to Municipal Art Galery train station.

Rooms

Modern rooms feature TV, individual climate control, a private balcony, a mini-refrigerator and a closet. Guests can make use of a hairdryer and a shower in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

A rich buffet breakfast is available in the ground-floor dining room.

Services

An elevator, a baggage storage and a safe deposit box together with a conference room, a business center and a photocopier are offered.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 6 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   39.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of 25 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of 100 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Kastro Hotel - Heraklion (Crete) Heraklion  location
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Hotel Address:

Theotokopoulou 22, Heraklion (Crete), Greece, 71202

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City Center
  • Heraklion
    5000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Municipal Art Galery
    3000 ft
Restaurants
  • Siga-Siga (cuisine: Greek)
    200 ft
  • Lychnostatis (cuisine: Greek)
    300 ft
Beaches
  • Ammoudara Beach
    4300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    39

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
Size: 185 sq. feet
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 230 sq. feet
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    • Shower
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Kastro Hotel - Heraklion (Crete) Heraklion  location
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      Hotel Address:

      Theotokopoulou 22, Heraklion (Crete), Greece, 71202

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Heraklion
        5000 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Municipal Art Galery
        3000 ft
      Restaurants
      • Siga-Siga (cuisine: Greek)
        200 ft
      • Lychnostatis (cuisine: Greek)
        300 ft
      Beaches
      • Ammoudara Beach
        4300 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        39

      Hotel Awards

      GreekHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHeraklion (Crete)Kastro

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      Kastro Location

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      • Museums
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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 4600 ft

      Train stations

      • Municipal Art Galery - 2700 ft

      Convention centers

      • Heraklio Port - 3000 ft

      Shopping areas

      • Heraklion Archaeological Museum - 1400 ft
      • Municipal Museum of the Battle of Crete and the National Resistance - 1700 ft
      • Historical museum of Crete - 4000 ft

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Koules - 1700 ft
      • Venetian Walls - 2700 ft

      Museums

      • Archäologisches Museum - 1400 ft
      • Battle of Crete Museum - 4600 ft

      Parks

      • Stadium Theodoros Vardinogiannis - 2700 ft
      • Pankritio Stadium - 1.6 mi

      Golf courses and Country clubs

      • Heraklion Public Garden - 1.2 mi

      Local attractions

      • Loggia - 2.4 mi
      • Mononaftis Beach - 8.1 mi
      • Church of St. Mark - 2.6 mi
        Lion Square, Heraklion

      Near the hotel

      • Historical Museum of Crete - 700 ft
        Sofokli Venizelou 27, Heraklion
      • Iraklion Archaeological Museum - 1500 ft
        Xanthoudidou St, Heraklion
      • Cathedral of St. Minas - 1400 ft
      • Museum of Cretan Ethnology - 2200 ft
        Voroi Pirgiotissis, Heraklion
      • Morosini Fountain (Lion's Fountain) - 800 ft
      • Museum for the Battle of Crete and National Resistance - 1300 ft
        Doukos Beaufort & Merambelou Sts, Heraklion
      • The Natural History Museum of Crete - 1800 ft
        Sofokli Venizelou Ave., Heraklion

      Restaurants nearby

      • Siga-Siga - 200 ft

        Address: Minotavrou 2
        Phone: 302810227779

        62% likes this, based on 42 reviews
        Cuisine: Greek

      • Ippokambos Ouzeri - 700 ft

        Address: Sofokli Venizelou 3
        Phone: 302810280240

        86% likes this, based on 227 reviews
        Cuisine: Greek
        Price Range: USD 13 - USD 20

      • Opus wine bar - 400 ft

        Address: 3 Kapetan Charalampi

        Cuisine: Mediterranean

      • Lychnostatis - 300 ft

        Address: 8 Ioanni Chronaki
        Phone: 2810242117

        50% likes this, based on 28 reviews
        Cuisine: Greek

      • Paralia Seaside Restaurant - 800 ft

        Address: Sofokli Venizelou 5
        Phone: +30 2810282475

        78% likes this, based on 287 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
        Price Range: USD 15 - USD 20

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        39

      Hotel Awards

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      Kastro Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kastro

      Average guest rating

      8.2out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 714 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        9.6

        The room was very good - the breakfast excellent - staff helpful. Hotel position very convenient.

      • Group of friends
        7.8

        Clean and central, not far from bus station as our purpose for being in Heraklion was to visit Knossos and the museum, Standard buffet breakfast, very pleasant and helpful staff.

      • Group of friends
        8.2

        Staff were very nice and helpful answering questions and giving directions

      • Couple
        4.2

        First of all, the location of the hotel is very strange. It located at a narrow and wet alley which it is very difficult to find the hotel. The door lock is not very well, we spent almost 5 minutes to open the door when we got the key!!! The electricity supply also have problem. All the lights will suddenly turn off (both room and breakfast area).

      • Couple
        5.8

        The staff was very friendly and helpful

        Rooms were not even close to as nice as the pics, and bed was very uncomfortable, we woke with a poor nights sleep and hurting backs.

      • Group of friends
        7.8

        Centrally located to main attractions around Heraklion

        The sink broke, but it was fixed the following morning.

      • Single
        10.0

        The place has a really modern feel and everything is new. This is not like typical Greece and feels more like the US, which is nice for a change. For once, the shower is seperate and actually has a shower door! The location is good and it is easy to walk from the bus station or the port. The woman during the day is very helpful as well. There is a great seafood restaurant within a couple blocks.

        Really have nothting negative to say. I wish I could have stayed longer than 1 night!

      • Single
        7.4

        The location of the hotel is good and it is very clean and modern.

        The staff help at front desk were not the most helpful and they had tv soap operas on in the lobby most of the time.

      • Couple
        10.0

        The hotel has a good location in the center of heraklion and is easy to find. The kastro hotel is very modern, with very nice rooms and facilities. It is also reasonable quiet. It was a very nice stay, I would stay there again.

      • Couple
        10.0

        We liked the clean room, with its cool decoration & nice bathroom. Relaxing bed (matress, pillows). Very clean. Helpful staff. Nice lobby. Central location and still quite.

      • Family with children
        7.8

        Pleasant reasonably priced hotel in a good location.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        Location was great near great restaurants, the sea front, the Ferry Port and a short trip from the Airport

      • Couple
        8.2

        Good location, helpfull staff, small but comfortable room, good shower, free wifi in the lobby.

        Our room had no balcony, we used the roof terrace on the 5th floor.

      • Couple
        2.4

        I was stay there for 3 nights. When i first arrived, the bed sheet wasnt clearn but i am too tired to complain. I told the staff before i went out. And the sheet didnt change at all while i was staying. Finally i got bed bugs bite on my back. I showed to the staff and they want me to pay the amount first then will contact with me later. I did got one e mail from the hotel manager (G.Papageorgiou). He tried to explain the room was clearn. After i asked a compensation from the hotel. He didnt reply me anymore. I am very dispoint from this hotel.

      • Couple
        6.6

        Top located in the heart of the city center, short ways to restaurants, shops (as far as they are open) and attractions. Good value for the money.

        Very bad parking situation, the room was not really clean!

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Kastro Hotel - Heraklion (Crete) Heraklion  location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Theotokopoulou 22, Heraklion (Crete), Greece, 71202

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Heraklion
        5000 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Municipal Art Galery
        3000 ft
      Restaurants
      • Siga-Siga (cuisine: Greek)
        200 ft
      • Lychnostatis (cuisine: Greek)
        300 ft
      Beaches
      • Ammoudara Beach
        4300 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        39

      Hotel Awards

      GreekHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHeraklion (Crete)Kastro

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in Greece

      Use Badge