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Kastro Hotel

Theotokopoulou 22, Heraklion, Crete 712 02 Greece
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#10 of 57 hotels in Heraklion
Travellers' Choice

Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Heraklion, Kastro Hotel is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its family-friendly environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Kastro Hotel makes it easy to enjoy the best of Heraklion.

Rooms at Kastro Hotel offer a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a refrigerator providing exceptional comfort and convenience, and guests can go online with free wifi.

24 hour front desk, room service, and a rooftop terrace are some of the conveniences offered at this hotel. Free breakfast will also help to make your stay even more special. If you are driving to Kastro Hotel, there is paid private parking available nearby.

For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting Heraklion, Kastro Hotel is located a short distance from 25th of August Street (0.1 mi) and Vasiliki Agios Markos Municipal Art Gallery (0.1 mi).

Heraklion has plenty of Italian restaurants. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Pecora Nera, Via Pastarella, and Pizzeria Pesto da Claudio e Alessandro, which are serving up some great dishes.

Plus, during your trip, don't forget to check out a marina, such as Old Venetian Harbor.

Whether you’re travelling for business, pleasure or both, Kastro Hotel is sure to make your visit to Heraklion one worth remembering.

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Property amenities
Paid private parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Car hire
Foot massage
Rooftop terrace
Baggage storage
24-hour front desk
Car park
Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Neck massage
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shared lounge / TV area
Express check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Room service
Flatscreen TV
Hair dryer
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
Languages Spoken
English, German, Greek
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Topdriller wrote a review Sep 2020
Chania Town, Greece64 contributions48 helpful votes
The Kastro is a great city centre hotel. It’s been recently refurbished and the rooms are clean, well equipped and the beds very comfortable. Great shower, good water pressure and very clean. Reliable internet throughout the hotel, USB charging points on either side of the twin beds, various TV channels and coffee / team making machines + a fridge for water, wine etc. Good breakfast, continental, and a small bar for night time drinks on their beautiful top floor outdoor terrace. The staff are super friendly and helpful and the rooms are cleaned with both vacuum and a steam cleaner. Best of all is the price. It’s very reasonable and the facilities are as good or better than nearby hotels charging 50% more per night. Parking in an underground car park 50m away. It’s €7 a night. You could try to find on street parking nearby but the streets are very narrow and usually full of cars, trucks and scooters, so why bother. Highly recommended...
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Room Tip: Room 18 has a bigger shower than our previous room.
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Dasha G wrote a review Aug 2020
Warsaw, Poland42 contributions24 helpful votes
Very nice location. Room was clean, towels are changed each day. On the last floor- rooftop you have a terrace with chill zone. Even you d be able to see the sea:) The breakfast is fine also due the pandemic. The price is small and quality is big :)
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Date of stay: August 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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jojo_globetrotter wrote a review Aug 2020
London, United Kingdom138 contributions95 helpful votes
We have only stayed here 1 night but were very happy which our choice. What makes this hotel is the staff that are always welcoming, smiling and very attentive. We had an early ferry and the reception suggested we could come down for breakfast 15 minutes earlier than it starts and had no problems with receiving it. The lady in the restaurant was rushed off her feet but that didn't stop her being very attentive and pleasant. The breakfast was by far the best we have had on our Greek holiday during the Covid pandemic. The room we stayed in was on the 5th floor and had a fantastic communal terrace where we had an afternoon drink. The room itself was very spacious and very well equipped. My only comment would be to change the plastic bins in the bathroom as they look very cheap and ours was broken. The location of the hotel is just a short walk to everything you need and the ferry port.
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Date of stay: July 2020
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Tatooine wrote a review Feb 2020
Mestre, Italy214 contributions200 helpful votes
I was here just for one night in an excellent room on the top floor, very clean and confortable, with a very nice view. Excellent location and very friendly staff. Breakfast very good. The only weak point is the parking space. I hope for them they will find a better solution.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Dimosthenis Broussalis wrote a review Nov 2019
Athens, Greece1 contribution2 helpful votes
Been there on a business trip, late October. And I wish I had more nights! "Kastro" is perfectly posistioned: 3min. walk from the main square ("Liontaria"), 3min walk to the sea ("Koules"). My room was newly refurbished (as all the hotel rooms), very modern, with great taste and all the necessities in place: a nice surprise at this price! Very clean, roomy, quiet, powerful wi-fi, a room to cheer you up. Great service with a true smile! And in a price that, after the experience, was really a bargain! One of the best choices, if you are looking for a city hotel in the very heart of Heraklion. One thing is for sure: guys, you've got a client!
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Date of stay: October 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about Kastro Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Kastro Hotel?
Nearby attractions include EscapeRooms.gr (0.3 km), Kotsanas Museum (0.3 km), and Irida Family Workshop (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Kastro Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Kastro Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Kastro Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Kastro Hotel?
Yes, a parking garage and paid private parking nearby are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Kastro Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Kazoual Cafe & Restaurant, Amalias Kitchen, and Mc Delly’s Casual Restaurant.
Are any cleaning services offered at Kastro Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Kastro Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, German, and Greek.
Are there any historical sites close to Kastro Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Palace of Knossos (5.2 km), Castello del Molo (Koules) (0.5 km), and Loggia (0.2 km).