IOLIDA BEACH is another jewel of SMILE HOTELS chain owned by KARAVARAKIS SA established in Chaniá since 1989. IOLIDA BEACH started operating in 2002, while in 2009, always having impeccable service and respect towards environment in mind, it further expanded and now boasts a new high standards facility that again aspires to offer its guests an unforgettable accommodation with a magnificent view of the Cretan Sea.
Treat yourself to superior comfort, warm hospitality and unbeatable service
IOLIDA BEACH is a modern 5* resort, literally situated a breath away from the sandy beach of Agía Marína offering a breathtaking view to the Cretan Sea.
Our guests will be charmed by the elegant architecture of our complex that blends modern and traditional elements in perfect harmony with the surrounding landscape. Nonetheless, IOLIDA BEACH does not restrict itself only to that. Our ultimate goal is to meet all tastes, offer friendly and fast service, and satisfy all your requirements and wishes.
IOLIDA BEACH comprises two buildings linked with an impressive glass-walkway that was constructed over the old Chaniá-Kastélli highway providing thus an easy and fast access to all areas of the Hotel. Our Hotel is a paradise for couples and families that seek carefree relaxation in a serene atmosphere, the ideal destination for nature lovers and all those that simply wish to relax or explore the multifaceted nature of Crete.
Check-in time: 15.00 pm
Check-out time: 12.00 am
Operation months: April until October, or any other month for groups of 50 people or more.
IOLIDA BEACH strictly adheres to the International Quality Assurance System ISO 9001:2000 and the Food Safety Management System (FSMS) ISO 22000:2005.
Approximate distances in kilometres:
- From the city of Chaniá - 8km
- From the tourist resort of Plataniás 1.5km
- From Daskaloyiánnis airport of Chaniá - 22km
- From the port of Soúda connecting Chania to Piraeus port (Athens) 16km
- From the prefecture of Réthimno 78km
- From the prefecture of Iráklio 156km
- From the prefecture of Àgios Nikólaos 225km
The 139 elegant and spacious rooms of IOLIDA BEACH have been decorated with grace in earth and sky colours, are exceptionally comfortable, airy and bright. Every room of our Resort has a balcony or veranda with a sublime view that promises endless trips to a blue and green paradise. Sit back, relax and admire the endless blue of the sea and the sky, our swimming pools, and our luscious gardens.
IOLIDA BEACH features 49 one-room apartments of 34sq.m. that consist of a bedroom and a bathroom and accommodate 3 persons, 88 two-room apartments of 39sq.m. comprising a bedroom, a sitting room and a bathroom with a total capacity of 4 persons, as well as a three-room apartment made up of a sitting room, two bedrooms and two bathrooms. IOLIDA BEACH also offers an apartment with a private swimming pool and an unobstructed view to the sea/large swimming pool, as well as a maisonette with Jacuzzi overlooking the sea. All ground-floor rooms are accessible to disabled guests.
All rooms of our Hotel are air-conditioned and feature a private bathroom, a spacious balcony or veranda overlooking the sea or our swimming pool, two twin beds, sofa beds, colour satellite TV, music, fast wired Internet connection, fully equipped kitchen incl. refrigerator and coffee machine, direct dial phone, safe deposit box, shower, luggage compartment, and a mini-bar upon request. Very close to the rooms you will find a mini market, which will cover all your daily needs.Io