Immerse yourself in the timeless hospitality of Agapi Beach Resort, where treasured legacies blend seamlessly with modern sophistication. Located near Heraklion, in the heart of Crete, our premium all-inclusive hotel reveals new and wonderful surprises with every visit, while maintaining an atmosphere of warmth and familiarity that reflects the distinctive culture of our island. Here, you’ll get to know a legendary culture, explore brand new roots and experience a sense of belonging that feels like home.
Discover the heartfelt stories of Crete from a fresh new perspective at our Heraklion hotel: stories that urge your heart to come back for more; stories worth telling. All against the backdrop of the most welcoming, generous place in the world.
Agapi Beach Resort’s carefully curated, premium all-inclusive package showcases all of the modern perks you’d expect from a four-star hotel destination – complemented by an inspiring sense of tradition and community that will have you planning your next holiday here before your first visit has ended.
Our impeccable location enables you to explore the area; we’re only 10 minutes away from Heraklion, the capital of Crete and one of the Mediterranean region's most fascinating and vibrant towns. From medieval and Venetian remains to buzzing squares and pedestrian walkways, Heraklion reflects on a small scale Crete’s amazing history: the beauty of yesterday and the pleasures of today.
Delight your taste buds in six dining options
At Agapi Beach Resort, dining means more than simply eating; it involves coming together with family and friends, to savor our time together while we savor what is on the plates of our Crete restaurants and bars. The Cretan diet – rich in fruit, vegetables, grains and olive oil – is known for its healthfulness and its focus on homegrown produce. We are committed to crafting, delicious dishes using fresh, locally sourced ingredients – some of which have been chosen from right here in our hotel garden.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
The meal plan at our premium all-inclusive resort allows you to choose from five different dining options and four bars; it encompasses meals, snacks and beverages from first thing in the morning until late in the evening.
Our main restaurant offers breakfast, lunch and dinner every day. You can also celebrate Cretan culture at Greek Taverna Akrogiali, feast on tasty street food-inspired fare at Taka-Taka or sample Italian favorites at Piazza d’ Italia. Complement your food with a pre- or post-meal cocktail at the Main Bar, or cool off with a drink at the Pool Bar as you contemplate another sunny day in Crete.
Casually sophisticated and beautifully renovated, our Crete Main Restaurant offers indoor and outdoor seating and serves buffet-style meals with a full complement of beverages. Start your morning in Crete with our early Continental breakfast, or stop by a bit later in the morning for a hearty buffet. At Agapi Beach Resort, both our lunch and dinner buffets feature children’s corners; watch our chefs at work in the show kitchen at dinnertime. Our themed buffet dinners, which alternate every two weeks, are one of the highlights of the dining schedule.
5:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Early Continental breakfast (available on request)
7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Full buffet breakfast
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Late Continental Breakfast
12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Buffet lunch (with children’s corner)
19:00 p.m. to 21:30 p.m. Buffet dinner and show cooking (with children’s corner)
21:30 p.m. to 23:00 p.m. Light snacks
Planning a lunchtime excursion? Lunch baskets are available upon request (orders should be made before 8:00 p.m. the day prior).
Dress code for dinner is casual chic.
Reap the health and wellness benefits of authentic Cretan cuisine at Taverna Akrogiali, our convivial Greek restaurant. Taste the bounty of the region’s local produce at our lunch buffet, which provides a wide assortment of healthy Mediterranean specialties; in the evening, enjoy Cretan recipes from our a la carte menu.
11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Refreshments, coffee, water, soft drinks, juices, local wine and draft beer, ice cream
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. BBQ bites (available only on Sunday)
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Lunch buffet (Greek and Mediterranean)
7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Dinner à la carte (traditional Cretan recipes (open 15/05 until 15/10)
Those looking for a snack can enjoy ice cream and other refreshments at the tavern throughout the day, starting at 11:00 a.m.
Reservations are required by 8:00 p.m. the evening before your meal and are subject to availability. The Taverna is closed one day a week.
Dress code for dinner is casual chic.
Open for dinner, this contemporary restaurant highlights the unique flavors of Italy in a stylish, romantic al fresco ambiance. Treat yourself to delectable a la carte Italian specialties, coupled with fine wines, as you enjoy views of the beautifully lit garden and pool. Cap off your meal with a freshly prepared espresso. A variety of excellent Greek wine labels is available at a surcharge.
7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Reservations are required by 8:00 p.m. the evening before your meal and are subject to availability. The restaurant is closed one day a week.
Dress code for dinner is casual chic.
Taka-Taka Mediterranean Street Food Restaurant
Taka-Taka, our exciting new street food-style restaurant, specializes in Mediterranean favorites – from Greece’s famed gyros and delicious Cypriot halloumi to superb Egyptian, Lebanese, Turkish and Moroccan dishes. Dine
in the open air!
12:30 – 17:30 (open air, dependent on weather conditions, closed one day of the week)
FACILITIES & SERVICES
Get the most of our premium facilities and services
Agapi Beach Resort’s premium all-inclusive offerings are designed to provide you and your family with everything you need for an authentic, heartfelt Cretan experience. In addition to superb dining and a host of exciting activities, our hotel in Heraklion boasts a range of outstanding facilities and services to accentuate your visit – including complimentary Internet access, complimentary parking and even an onsite business center. Should you need anything during your holiday, our multilingual staff is eager to help; please don’t hesitate to ask.
Complimentary Internet Access
Our resort enables you to stay connected during your visit, with complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel grounds, as well as a dedicated “Internet Corner”.
Multilingual Concierge Services
Our staff is always ready with a smile and a helping hand, ensuring that your needs are met. Count on us to assist you with warmth and openness, creating a sense of belonging that lasts from the moment you arrive until the day you say your goodbyes
Mini-Market and Boutique
Our resort features both a mini market and a boutique, providing you with the opportunity to purchase necessities for your trip – as well as special souvenirs for yourself or for loved ones at home.
- Business center
- Complimentary parking
- Onsite laundry facility
- In-room dining (breakfast only)
- Car rental desk
- Airline information
- Currency exchange
- Post office services
- Porter service (please contact the reception desk)
Relax in spacious, tranquil accommodations with private balconies featuring awe-inspiring views.
Make yourself at home in one of the world’s most welcoming destinations. The immaculately designed guest rooms at Agapi Beach Resort provide a restful retreat accommodation in Heraklion, Crete, with modern furnishings and amenities including marble-accented bathrooms, flat-screen TVs and complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access. Step out onto your furnished balcony, which offers scenic views of the gardens, the hotel pool or the sparkling sea. And sink into plush bedding at the end of another delightful day.
BUNGALOWS & SUITES
The Cretan bungalows and suites at Agapi Beach Resort feature extra space and home-like comforts, offering the perfect Heraklion accommodation setting for relaxing holidays. Choose our Superior Family Bungalow to enjoy the flexibility of three twin beds, or reserve one of our Two-Bedroom Maisonettes, which include two bungalows with a common entrance.