Minos Beach Art Hotel 

Click on a thumbnail to enlarge a photo

Minos Beach art hotel, a favorite of all those appreciating genuineness and authenticity, provides a luxurious stay in minimalist surroundings.

With its distinctive Cretan architecture, Minos Beach has gained its reputation for being small, stylish, with personal unobtrusive service and perfection of its fine cuisine.

To create this paradise, we chose the magical area of Aghios Nikolaos, in the eastern part of Crete, only a ten-minute walk from the town centre and one hour’s drive from the airport of Heraklion.

The Minos Beach art hotel’s main building was originally built in 1961 and was taken over by the bluegr Hotels & Resorts in 1989. Since then extensive refurbishments in 1993, 1999 and 2007 by the architect Vassilis Rodatos have added a number of luxury features to the hotel; Superior Bungalows and Villas with Private Pool, Pure Lounge Bar. Minos Beach art hotel has been influenced by the traditional...

Outdoor Swimming Pool with fresh water (heated during April & October)

  • Min Temperature: approx.. 26 °
  • Min – Max Depth: 1,05 m -1,50 m
  • Size: 355,25m2   (24,50 x 14,50 m.)
  • Sunbeds & Umbrellas: free of charge  


  • 1 sandy beach and 1 gritty sandy beach
  • Length of the beach: 50 m each (2 beaches)
  • Sunbeds & umbrellas: free of charge

Food & Beverage Facilities:

• La Bouillabaisse – Mediterranean creative cuisine overlooking the sea

(open mid of May till beginning of October weather conditions permitted)

• LA CAVE | DE LA BOUILLABAISSE - A contemporary wine bar next to the sea. Explore our wine list and enjoy delicious wine bites.                                                                                 

• Terpsis Restaurant – An open-air terrace ‘floating’ on the Mirabello Gulf. Serving typical Cretan recipes. Don’t forget to ask for our daily ‘catch’.

• ADESTE|KAFENION - An authentic Cretan village coffee shop serving raki, meze and freshly made Greek coffee.

• Bacchus Main Restaurant - Begin your day with a sumptuous breakfast from the rich buffet in the "Bacchus" restaurant. Choose from a selection of main courses from the daily menu and also enjoy a lavish buffet selection of appetisers, salads, cheese and a rich choice of desserts.

• Dionyssos Cocktail Bar – a lively place for a coffee, cocktail or long drinks. Its minimal tones, relaxed atmosphere and excellent service compose an aura of luxury and elegance.

• Ibiscus Pool Bar – offers a variety of cold refreshments and ice creams. A real oasis during summer days.

• Pure Lounge Bar – is located on the beachfront. You can enjoy coffee, fresh juices and drinks while relaxing with lounge music and watching the lovely view of the Mirabello.

Room types

Facilities & Services

  • 24-Hour Reception / Front Desk
  • Airport / Port Transfer Service
  • Baby Chairs at the Restaurant
  • Baby Sitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Bar Restaurant
  • Beach Bar
  • Beach Sunbeds & Umbrellas
  • Beach Towels
  • Bell-Boy Service
  • Boat Trips
  • Boutique
  • Car & Motorbike Rental
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Doctor (upon request)
  • Fax & Photocopy Service
  • Gym
  • Laundry & Ironing Service
  • Lobby Lounge
  • Massage
  • Parking Area
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool Snack Bar
  • Pool Sunbeds & Umbrellas
  • Pool Towels
  • Room Service
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Satelite TV
  • Sauna
  • Shower & Changing Room
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool (Fresh Water)
  • Tennis Court
  • Toilets for disabled people
  • Water Sports
  • Wi-Fi Internet Access

Check-in policy

Check-in time: 15:00
Check-out time: 11:00

Operating period

Our property operates from 21 May to 3 Nov.

Contact information

Postal address: Akti Ilia Sotirchou, Crete, Agios Nikolaos, 721 00, Greece
Phone number: +30-28410-22345
FAX: +30-28410-22548
Email address: info-minos@bluegr.com

Check Rates & Book