• THE HOTEL
    THE HOTEL

    Getting Around


    The St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas is ideally located in a secluded beach-front setting and only one mile from the town centre of Aghios Nikolaos the cosmopolitan summer Resort in Crete. When staying at the St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas, guests can enjoy the picturesque fishing port of Aghios Nikolaos with many trendy shops, boutiques, cafés, bars and restaurants on the sea front. Some of the most popular attractions and sites to visit on Crete’s island are listed in our “Top 10” list. Our reservations staff will be happy to assist with any transfer arrangements before arrival and our concierge will assist in arranging transportation.
  • HOW TO GET HERE
    • Aghios Nikolaos Port
      AGHIOS NIKOLAOS PORT
    • Heraklion Airport
      HERAKLION AIRPORT
  • ATTRACTIONS
    • Archaeological Museum of Aghios Nikolaos
      ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF AGHIOS NIKOLAOS

      Beautiful antiquities from the Minoan Civilization and the Palace of Zarkos east of Crete.

    • Byzantine Church of Aghios Nikolaos
      BYZANTINE CHURCH OF AGHIOS NIKOLAOS

      The 7th century oldest Byzantine Church in Crete with beautiful trescoes at the entrance of the Hotel.

    • Village of Kritsa and “Panagia Kera”
      VILLAGE OF KRITSA AND “PANAGIA KERA”

      Byzantine church. A beautiful untouched village only 10 km from Aghios Nikolaos. Famous church of Virgin Mary with unique architecture and beautiful frescoes and old icons.

    • The Plateau of Lassithi
      THE PLATEAU OF LASSITHI

      The mountain of Lassithi and the Plateau of the Wind Mills with the cave “Diktaion Andron” Birthplace of Zeus, King of Olympic Gods.

    • Spinaloga island Venitian Castle
      SPINALOGA ISLAND VENITIAN CASTLE

      A beautiful excursion by boat in the Mirabello Bay.

    • Kri – Kri Island
      KRI – KRI ISLAND

      Just across the bay, 2 miles from the Hotel. A natural reserve of the rare wild Cretan goat Kri – Kri.

    • The ruins of Minoan Palace of Malia
      THE RUINS OF MINOAN PALACE OF MALIA

      The ruins of Minoan Palace of Malia and the excavation site.

    • The Byzantine Monastery of Toplou
      THE BYZANTINE MONASTERY OF TOPLOU

      The Byzantine Monastery of Toplou with unique icons collection and world famous producer of excellent Wine, Virgin Olive Oil and Cretan Raki.

    • The Knossos Palace
      THE KNOSSOS PALACE

      Home of the legendary King Minos with the Labyrinth and the King’s treasures at the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion. A unique collection of frescoes, paintings, jewellery of the Minoan civilization 2000b.c.

    • The Beach of Elafonissos
      THE BEACH OF ELAFONISSOS

      European Union award winning among the 100 best beaches in the world.

    • The Beach of Falassarna
      THE BEACH OF FALASSARNA

      European Union award winning among the 100 best beaches in the world.