Crete, the largest island in Greece and the fifth largest one in the Mediterranean Sea, is one of the most visited destinations by travelers from Greece and abroad.
The island offers the opportunity to admire the traces of the ancient Minoan civilization and to explore its magnificent beaches and its imposing mountains capes, while experiencing Crete’s renowned gastronomic culture and heartfelt hospitality.
Aria Hotels, committed to promoting the authentic Greek hospitality, fully respecting the national history and rich natural environment, welcomes guests to a variety of properties on the island of Crete.
For those who wish to experience the authentic spirit of an ancient town in an environment that offers peace and tranquility, while balancing between traditional building and decorative elements and modern comforts, Alcanea, an intimate and exclusive hotel in the Old Town of Chania, is the ideal choice. The building that now forms Alcanea has a rich history, as it dates to the Venetian period, while it was fully restored in 2011, with great sensitivity to the preservation and conservation of the building’s architectural heritage.
Visitors who seek for an elegant boutique hotel in the Old Town of Chania, they can enjoy diverse works of art and an extra special atmosphere, at the cosmopolitan Fileas Art Hotel. This is a three-story building comprising of six spacious Double Rooms, making it the perfect choice for couples who wish to experience the authentic Greek hospitality.
A great option for large families or group of friends, who are willing to welcome up to ten people, as well as for travelers who wish to experience the authentic spirit of the famous Cretan town, is the intimate and exclusive Astraia and Astraki Residences. Located in an environment that offers peace and tranquility, this property provides elegant vacation home and a studio in the Old Town of Chania which offer magnificent views of the Old Port.
Finally, the award-winning Scalani Hills Residences, a collection of three stylish, luxurious suites within the Boutari Winery, close to the picturesque village of Scalani, provides its guests with spectacular views of the Fantaxometocho Estate, featuring seven hectares of vineyards and olive trees.
Located in the Archanes wine region, with the important archaeological site of Knossos being under 5km away, the visitors of Scalani Hills can enjoy wine-tasting and experience amid classical antiquity and viticulture at the property and the Boutari winery estate.