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Sofia Hotel - Heraklion

3 stars
57 Stadiou Str., Heraklion, Crete Island, 71601, Greece, ‏‎1-877-214-4288

Family hotel with restaurant, near Heraklion Archaeological Museum

  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Airport within 5 mi/8 km: Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis)
If you are looking for a great value hotel near Heraklion Airport, you will want to stay at Sofia Hotel. While it has a close proximity to major transportation, this Nea Alikarnassos hotel is in a quiet area and offers nice amenities and great service in a warm and friendly atmosphere. You can visit attractions within easy reach such as Thalassokosmos Aquarium, Palace of Knossos, and the Keraklion Historical Museum. Surrounding the hotel you will find beautiful beaches, the city center, and many tavernas for sampling the local fare.

Sofia Hotel is a family-run 3-star hotel in Iraklio which offers guests the utmost of comfort and warmth. Have a swim in the pool to cool off and follow it with some time in a lounger with a refreshing drink from the pool bar. If you are hungry for a snack, grab a little something from the snack bar while taking advantage of the free wireless Internet access. Sit back and relax for a spell in the lounge café while you enjoy a cup of coffee and a local program or movie on the TV. Each morning, you will be treated to a wonderful breakfast in the restaurant. Guests traveling by car can take advantage of the onsite free parking.

Main amenities

  • 69 guestrooms
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Lobby fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Lobby TV

What’s around

  • In Nea Alikarnassos
  • Heraklion Archaeological Museum (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Natural History Museum of Crete (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Heraklion Port (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Museum of the Battle for Crete and National Resistance (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
Excellent4.1 / 5
  • Just stayed for one night to be convenient for the airport early in the morning. For that…Sep 10, 2015
  • very good hotel - strategic location near the airport but at the same time very quiet…Oct 2, 2014
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Hotel Info: ‎1-877-214-4288‎

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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 69 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 1 PM-noon
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed

Extra people

  • Roll-away beds available, charges may apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking


Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
Sleep well
  • Soundproofed rooms
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

Sofia Hotel - Heraklion’s small print


Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Sofia Hotel - Heraklion

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