Spiros-Soula Family Hotel & Apartments are located in Lygaria village, on the north coast of Heraklion prefecture, in the centre of Crete.
By picturesque A90 national highway, connecting west and east part of the island, our place is fast and easily accessible by every hour bus or car, both from Heraklion center and international Nikos Kazantzakis airport. Respectively the distance is about 15km and 18km which can be covered within 15min. Taking “Lygaria Beach” exit on the right, you will enter to the natural environment of this scenic village, situated on the verge of the sea. After 400m you must turn on the right and then straight 50m you will find our family complex.
This convenient location allows you to explore whole Crete without troublesome changing accommodation. Going for maximum whole day car trips, you can visit and enjoy all attractions of the island, from Elafonissi and Gramvoussa in the West, till Sitia and Vai in the East. Like this your holidays will be attractive, flexible and you will not miss any sights. For those who don't want to rent a car there is a bus stop in about 100 metres away from the apartments.
Lygaria and Agia Pelagia region is famous for its romantic, sandy and gravel-stony bay beaches, tempting with their crystal clear waters with small islets. Both Made beach with our free minibus transfer and Lygaria beach with its scuba diving and other water sports center are within walking distance (900m and 1500m respectively) and are ideal spots for fishing and photo sessions.
Distances from Hotel & Apartments by car
- Made beach: 2 min.
- Lygaria (beach, restaurants, shops): 5 min.
- Agia Pelagia (beach, restaurants, shops, discos, ATM, pharmacy, medical center): 15 min.
- Palaiokastro beach: in 7 min.
- The El Greco Museum in Fodele: 15 min.
- Heraklion city and port: 15 min.
- Heraklion airport: 15min.
- The Minoan Palace of Knossos: 20 min.
- The archaeological Museum of Heraklion: 20 min.
- CretAquarium: 35 min.
- Water park: 40 min.
- Rethymnon city: 45 min.
- Agios Nikolaos city: 75 min.
Chania city: 90 min.