The largest of all the Greek islands, Crete is a popular destination for a family holiday in Greece, there is a great pastime for all the whole family: great beaches, historic monuments and sites, beautiful streets for walking and abundance of different activities that will interest all your family. The climate of Crete has to visits from May to October, and the peak tourist season on the island begins in June and lasts until September.
Interesting activities for the whole family will be: visiting the old town of Chania, in which a combination of winding alleys, traditional tavernas and charming hotels complemented traditional tranquility, which is peculiar to the Greek islands, a trip to the Palace of Knossos on which your kids will love it, as well as a trip to the Aquarium Aqua World and walk to the gorges of Imbros and Samaria, which is quite difficult, but doable, and for those who have active kids.
Very popular among tourists who choose Crete for families, enjoys a village of Matala, located in the southern part of the island. Beautiful beaches and caves, hospitable villagers and the unspoiled beauty of the village are the main reasons for its popularity.
Another great place for families with children is the Akrotiri peninsula, and the most famous beach of the peninsula is Marathi beach, ideal for swimming, great and small children. A gentle entry into the water, as well as several restaurants, taverns and cafes located on the coast of the peninsula attracted families from different countries.
For a comfortable family holiday in Crete, we offer you hotels Fodele Beach Water Park Resort and Minos Imperial Luxury Beach Resort, which are most popular among families who have chosen Crete for a family holiday.
Wonderful hotel Fodele Beach Water Park Resort is located in the northern part of the island and provides each of its guests accommodation on the system “all inclusive”, a huge beach, beauty center and comfortable rooms with panoramic views of the sea. The hotel has three swimming pools, a water park, which features a swimming pool and six are seven water slides, mini golf, gym, tennis court, fitness center, which features a sauna and massage rooms as well as a jewelry store, mini market, car parking, currency exchange point, and several restaurants and bars. During their stay at the hotel of your children can attend a kids club, a playground, a children’s disco and waterslides. Upon request, the hotel can provide you with prams and babysitting services, and the hotel restaurant menu are available for children and high chairs. On the nearby sandy beach, the hotel offers free towels, umbrellas and sunbeds. All rooms have satellite TV, a transmitting Russian channels, pay internet access, refrigerator, safe, individual air conditioning, a hairdryer and a private balcony.
Set within a traditional Greek village, a luxury resort hotel Minos Imperial Luxury Beach Resort offers luxurious rooms equipped with individually controlled air conditioning, satellite TV, electronic safe, telephone, mini bar, balcony and bathroom, which includes toiletries and hair dryers. The hotel has a shopping center, a water park, a basketball court, two tennis courts, 4 restaurants and 2 bars, and a private sandy beach, a gym, a spa, and 5 swimming pools. The hotel also features a separate family pool, three children’s pools, playground, children’s buffet, and provides cots, babysitting services and children’s chairs. Umbrellas, beach chairs and towels, as well as parking and medical assistance are available for free. Russian-speaking staff will assist you with tours and car rental, as well as currency exchange services and animators.
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