Almyra Hotel Village is located on the South coast of Crete,
on the famous sandy “Long Beach”,
around 9 km from the town of ‘Ierapetra’. The private stretch of blue flag beach
outside the hotel is a haven for sun worshippers and watersports lovers, there's something for everyone so it's great for an active family holiday.
The town of Ierapetra has a long and interesting anceint history. Being positioned between three continents, the town was referred as the southernmost gateway of Europe
and it flourished through the Minoan
, the Ancient Greek
, the Roman
and the Byzantine Civilization
. In addition, ‘Ierapetra’ thrived through the occupation from the Arabs the Venetians and the Turks.
Today when you visit you will find a lively, active seaside town
, centred around that magnificent beach. The newly made over coastal road is ideal for a stroll - buzzing tavernas and bars line the water's edge
, ideal for a relaxed lunch or an evening drink with a view of the sea.