Niriis is a small family hotel, located 30m away from the sea (look at hotel photos and the bottom ones to see the area and beaches), in Agii Apostoli area, 4km west of Chania.
NEW for 2013! New bathrooms with new tiles, WiFi everywhere, showers and ventilation system and new blackout curtains.
There are 3 buses every 15-30 minutes, takes 15 minutes to town. There is a taxi rank and bus stop 30m away. Taxi to Chania is 7 euro, to the airport is 25 euro.
Within one minute walk (30m), there are three beaches, swimming pools, mini markets, restaurants, park, hotel bars, bus stop, taxi rank and a communal car parking.
Rooms equipped with kitchenette, free WiFi (also ethernet connection with cable), TV, air-conditioning (extra charge, pay per use, 1Kw is 1 euro), safety box, single beds. Linen and towels are provided for the rooms and changed every 3-4 days, but in dorms there is only one sheet and a pillow. Extra towels and linen in Dorms are 2 euro each.
Niriis Hotel has 22 rooms. Every apartment is equipped with a kitchenette (fridge, two cooking hobs and cooking utensils), en-suite shower and toilet, free WiFi, TV, air-conditioning (extra charge, individual electronic meters, pay per use, 1 euro per Kilowatt), safety box, phone (extra charge), single beds, wardrobe, kitchen table and chairs. Most apartments have two beds, but there are three-bed apartments, and a few three and two four-bed apartments with two separate rooms. Air-conditioning and telephone is available at a separate charge.
Included in the price is a 15-30 minute presentation (depending on stay) for all guests, on where to go and what to see. The 3 main things to visit in Chania is Samaria gorge, Elafonisi and Balos/Gramvousa beaches.
Although Niriis Hotel has no swimming pool, residents can use the swimming pools of nearby hotels, in particular the one at Cretan Dream (we have special agreement). There is also no restaurant or bar in the hotel, but there is plenty of choice within the area.
Pets are not allowed to the hotel. Although there are no facilities for disabled, rooms on the ground floor can be provided for easier access.
Please contact us regarding arrival time, and your means of transport. We are flexible, and its a good idea if we are told in advance (to arrange reservations)!
Niriis hotel is a family hotel, run by the Tsampa family. George Tsampas is the owner and manager of Niriis hotel.
What to do in Chania and west Crete:
For beaches, check: Elafonisi (and nearby Kedrodassos), Balos / Gramvousa, Falassarna, and of course our area Agii Apostoli (in Chania, Crete)!
Google the above places to see photos!
Niriis hotel is located 30m away from the sea, in Agii Apostoli area, 4km west of Chania. Pets not allowed. No facilities for disabled.
By plane (Chania airport), there is a bus every 3 hours to Chania. A taxi is around 30 Euros to go to the hotel. It's 25 Euros to Chania.
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Hotel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Airport Transfers
- Bicycle hire
- Book Exchange
- Cable TV
- Cots available
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Currency Exchange
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Rooms
- Mini Supermarket
- Postal Service
- Safe Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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Here are the directions on how to reach Niriis hotel:
By plane (Chania airport), bus and car rental:
From the airport to Chania there are busses (local bus schedule, they change every week: www.bus-service-crete-ktel.com/timetable.php) every 2 hours to Chania (first at 5:00, last at 24:00, depending on season), price 2.30 euro each ticket. The airport is 19km from the hotel, 20 minute ride to Chania. When in Chania, you have to catch another bus from 1866 square, 1 block away from the terminal of the airport bus in Chania central bus station (please see info below By Bus). Public transport is easy.
You can also take a taxi, its around 25 Euro to the hotel. Its 20 Euro to Chania. Always ask the average price before you board a taxi! There is no need to make an advanced booking, as there are plenty of taxis waiting in the taxi rank opposite the airport terminal.
Car rental is around 30 euro per day, if you rent for 4 days, you pay for 3. Gas in Crete is 1.50 euro per litre. If you have a car I will give you ideas where to go and what to do! If you are 3 persons, its cheaper to rent a car than go excursion by bus.
The car rental company that we advise to use is Speed rentals. Its reliable, give full insurance and are located on the same block, around Niriis hotel.
For directions from airport, drive towards the west of Chania to Kladissos junction. Please follow the directions bellow from Kladissos.
By bus from: Chania / Chania Central bus station (local bus schedule, they change every week):
In Chania walk to 1866 square (Platia 1866, in Greek), where the busses depart and terminate to/from Agii Apostoli (where Niriis hotel is). Take bus no 21 (and others) from 1866 square. Its 1 minute walk (50m) between the bus stop and Chania central bus station. The distance is even shorter from Chania Central bus station (local bus schedule, they change every week: www.bus-service-crete-ktel.com/timetable.php). First bus for Agii Apostoli departs at 7:00, last one at 23:00 from 1866 square, but we recommend to be there earlier. Alternatively get a taxi from 1866 square. Buy your ticket from the kiosk (1.10 euro), before you get on the bus to Agii Apostoli, the tickets are cheaper if you buy them before you get on the bus. When you get on the bus, ask the driver to drop you by Agii Apostoli car parking, next to Agii Apostoli Park. You will know you are there when you see the sea. When you get off the bus on the car parking, and the sea is behind you, you will see opposite Xenios Dias restaurant. From there Niriis is 30m. Or ask to stop after Lidl or Inka supermarkets in Agii Apostoli and find Xenios Dias restaurant in front of car park. On the left of the restaurant is a very small, two-direction street, Herakleous Street. Go in, the road goes left, then in 5m you will see Niriis hotel on the left hand side.
By car, from Chania:
Go to Kladissos junction, the west borders of Chania town, with 6 traffic lights. From there Niriis is 3km. Keep all straight, turn right on the third traffic light that you come across, when you see on your right hand side INKA supermarket, after going down from a hill. From there Niriis is 300m. Then go all straight. You will see a small football pitch on the right, and a small park on the left. You can see the sea. From there Niriis is 100m. Turn left and drive along the park. You will arrive in a big car park, the sea is in front of you. On the big car park there is a restaurant, Xenios Dias. From there Niriis is 30m. On the left of the restaurant is a very small, two-direction street, Herakleous Street. Go in, the road turns left, in 5m on the left hand side you will see Niriis hotel.
Niriis hotel is a family hotel located 30m away from the sea, 4Km west of Chania. There is a bus stop and taxi rank 30m away from hotel. 3 busses run on the main road. Busses run every 15-30 minutes. Chania is 4Km west, 10 minute bus ride.
Within one minute walk (30m), there are three beaches, swimming pools, two supermarkets, restaurants, hotel bars, bus stop, taxi rank, park, and car park.
Bus to Chania is 1,10 euro, taxi is 7 euro to Chania and 25 euro to the airport.