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Aquis Silva Beach Hotel - Crete/Heraklio

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At a distance of just half an hour from the Heraklion International Airport, Aquis Silva Beach lies on the east side of Hersonissos, Heraklion, Crete. This attractive beach-front hotel is built in the style of a traditional Cretan village. Its beautifully proportioned gardens enhance and embellish the natural low stone walls and small piazzas.

Aquis Silva Beach Hotel operates as an all-inclusive resort hotel, where one can choose from a plethora of activities or if otherwise inclined just relax on the beach or around the pool. Ideal for younger people and families, it offers a variety of activities especially for children, but also creative activities for adults.

Washed by the brilliant sunshine of Crete Island, Aquis Silva Beach Hotel is waiting to welcome you and to show you the true meaning of “cretan hospitality”.
High quality services, impeccable organization, and hospitable atmosphere guarantee unforgettable holidays at Aquis Silva Beach. The beautiful gardens, 3 bars, 2 restaurants, swimming pools, sports activities, organized recreation, lounges, bridge and TV corners, the photographer, florist etc., and additional services such as car rental, medical care, wireless internet access, facilitate to make your stay comfortable and stress free.

In-Hotel Amenities:
* Gardens: 5.000 m2
* Open-Air Theatre
* TV Corner
* Bridge Corner
* 3 Floors (maximum)
* 3 Bars
* American Breakfast Buffet
* Lunch Buffet Dietary Menus (Regular & Special Diets)
* 2 Restaurants
* Medical Room
* Doctor in Attendance
* First Aid Team
* Car Rental
* Late Departure Room
* Quick Check-in Service
* Free Wireless Internet (available at reception area, Romantic Bar, Aqua beach bar, Minoan restaurant outdoor area )
* Internet Access
* Foreign Exchange
* Mailbox
* Photographer - Florist
* Lobby Lounges
* All Major Credit Cards

* Sandy: 100 m
* Rocky: 100 m
* Free Sun Chairs
* Free Umbrellas
* Free Towels
* Lifeguard

Other Sport Facilities:
* Table Tennis
* 1 Petanque Court
* Beach Volley
* Billiards

In-Hotel Facilities for the Disabled:
* Public Toilets
* 1 Available Wheelchair
* Easy Access to Hotel Restaurant, Bars, etc.
* Ramps in Outdoor Areas

Water Sports:
* Windsurfing Rental*
* Water-Skiing Rides & Instruction*
* Water Toys*
* Pedaloes/Canoes*
*400m from the hotel

* 1 Tennis court
* 1 Court with Hardquik
* Racquet Rental
* Tournaments
Aquis Silva Beach is the ideal destination for dreamlike family holidays. Our young friends can enjoy hours and hours of fun and games in a friendly and safe environment. At the mini-club, experienced animateurs will lead the children into the magical world of fantasy and creativity, while their entertainment also includes a mini disco, where they can dance to their hearts content. At Aquis Silva Beach there is also a playground, kindergarten, babysitting service, whilst at the restaurants there are special childrenĘs menus and baby chairs.

Children Facilities:
* 1 ChildrenĘs Pool
* Baby Care Station
* Kindergarten / Mini Club / Playground
* Baby Chairs
* ChildrenĘs Waterland
* Toilet Pots
* Children Toilet-seats
* Electricity Plug-cover
* Baby Alarm
* ChildrenĘs Buffet (In High Season)
* ChildrenĘs Menus
* Animation, Kids Disco
* Microwaves (upon request)
* Babysitting Available
* Cots

Swimming Pools:
* For endless fun in the water, Aquis Silva Beach offers 2 outside swimming pools- one right in front of the sea – and 1 childrenĘs swimming pool.
At Aquis Silva Beach you can enjoy unique tastes of creative Greek and International cuisine and also dietary menus for those who wish to maintain their shape even during their holidays.

Minoan Main restaurant:
The hotelĘs main restaurant promises to delight you with its wonderful Greek, Italian and International dishes.

Restaurant Acqua:
The a la carte restaurant "Acqua" offers gourmet delicacies which will satisfy even the most demanding palates.
The picturesque bungalows of Aquis Silva Beach can accommodate up to 616 guests. You can choose a room in front of the pool, beach-front or with a view of the deep blue Cretan sea, non-smoking rooms and enjoy all the comforts offered.

Family Bungalows
The family bungalows have been expediently designed and furnished to provide functionality and convenience for all the family.

Bungalows for the Disabled
Silva Beach offers rooms specifically designed and equipped for the disabled, as are all communal areas of the hotel.

Total Number of Rooms & Suites: 312
Total Number of Beds: 619

Room Type Totals:
Bungalow Rooms & Suites: 312
Connecting Rooms & Suites: 18
Apartments: 47
Rooms for the Disabled: 2

Room Surface (m2)
Bungalows: 23
Family Rooms: 39

All rooms have air-conditioning, satellite TV, direct-dial telephone, fridge, kettle, hairdryer, iron and ironing board (on request). At your disposal there is a laundry and dry-cleaning service and breakfast only room service.

In-Room Amenities:
WC / Bath or Shower
Mini Fridge
Satellite TV Radio or Music TV Channel
Non-Smoking Rooms
Safety Deposit Boxes (At Reception)
Room Service: Breakfast only
Coffee Tray (Kettle)
Balcony or Terrace
Air-Conditioning: Heating-Cool
Ironing Board and Iron (On Request)
Laundry / Dry-Cleaning Service
Computer Hook-up for Internet Access
Direct-Dial Telephone

In-Room Specifications for the Disabled
Total Bungalow Rooms: 2
Room Access
Corridor Entrance Width: 1,35 m
Entrance Door Width: 0,90 m
Basin Height: 0,78 m
Bathroom Door Width: 0,90 m
Bed Height: 0,50 m
Toilet Height: 0,40 m
In-Room Amenities: Two bottles of wine, white & red (187, 5 ml each) & one bottle of mineral water (0, 50 Lit).
Standard Facilities: Balcony or Terrace,, WC -Bath / Shower Direct-dial telephone, Air-conditioning, Radio (TV set) Satellite TV, Mini Fridge, Hairdryer, Beach towels, Coffee Tray.
VIP & Repeated Clients (over 4 times): Standard Facilities plus: Fruit Basket, Bathrobe, Slippers, Variety of Greek preserves.
Late Departure (Check-out) Room:: WC -Shower Towels

Food & Beverage:
Minoan Main Restaurant (Full Board in Buffet Style, Self service): Full American Breakfast, Late Breakfast, Buffet Continental breakfast (self service), Lunch Buffet, Dinner Buffet, Accompanied by soft drinks, local beer, local wine (self service).

Special Offers: Weekly Gala Dinner (Buffet style), Weekly Cretan Buffet, Weekly Italian Buffet, Weekly Zorbas night (Buffet style, with live Cretan -Greek music &Dances), Accompanied by soft drinks, local beer, local wine (self service).

Late Dinner: Self-service buffet with salads, soup, vegetables, pasta & 2 sauces, meat courses & desserts.

Acqua Restaurant:
Acqua' s a la carte Restaurant:: A selection of appetizers cold warm (served), salads, main courses (served), and desserts (served) based on the Mediterranean cuisine. Accompanied by soft drinks, local beer, and local wine (served). Three days a week, reservation required (Max 80 pax). During cold weather transfer to Main restaurant.

Acqua Beach Bar:
Food & Beverage:Soft drinks, local beer & local wine, long drinks, cocktails, Greek aperitifs Biscuits buffet, Traditional sweets, ice cream, dried fruit. Weather permitting. From mid May-mid October.
Snacks buffet: Snacks variety, pastries, Ice cream & fruit.

Romantic Bar:
Food & Beverage:: Soft drinks, local beer & local wine, long drinks, Alcoholic drinks, Greek Aperitifs. Variety of sandwiches, pastries. Formal dress required in all restaurants during evening meals (no shorts, sleeveless shirts, etc). "Brand name" drinks, Bottles of Wine, Imported beers & drinks alcoholic or not, bottle of mineral water and champagne are not included, valid for all departments.

Animation - Entertaiment:
Day & evening animation programme (6 days a week, 1 show, 1 sketch, 1 &1 Mr. & Mrs. Silva etc). Water Polo, Quiz, Darts, Games, Gymnastics, Dance competitions, Bingo, Aqua Gym, Various Tournaments, Syrtaki lessons & Board games.

Sport Activities:
Tennis (one hour a day, once a week/reservation required), Table Tennis, Beach Volley.

Beach Facilities:
Sun beds & Umbrellas, Beach Volley, Showers - Changing cabins - WC Lifeguard on duty.

Children (4 - 12 years old):
Mini Club (6 days a week) ChildrenĘs animation: Mini Disco, Mini Shows, Competitions etc. Videos with cartoons and childrenĘs films, ChildrenĘs pool, Playground, Baby chairs in the restaurant, Baby cots available upon request & Early Dinner in high season.

Additional On-Charge Services:
Telephone calls and Faxes, Internet Access, Safety deposit boxes, Late check-out rooms (departure after 12.00 p.m.), Billiards -Electronic Games, Laundry services, Brand name & Premium drinks, imported beers & alcoholic drinks, Bottle of Mineral Water, Beach Parties, Variety of special courses from our a-la-carte restaurant menus & DVD Rental.

BINDING TERM: Upon arrival, each guest, children and VIP guests will receive an anti-allergenic wristband, which he/she should wear throughout the stay, so that he/she is able to enjoy all entitled “all-inclusive” services.
(You can use our enquiry form for reservations)
For more information please send us an e-mail, for a booking request you also can use our Inquiry form or if you have decided to book the Booking form

If you don't hear from us the next 24 hours, please try to call us by phone or send us a fax.

Our telephone numbers: +30 6944 258481 or +30 26610 94563, our Fax number: +30 26610 80260.
SKYPE name : babiscfu07
Mr. Babis Doukakis (we speek greek, english or german)