• 328 rooms & suites
  • 118 shared & private pools
  • 3 outdoor pools for adults & 2 children’s pools
  • 2 buffet restaurants & 4 à-la-carte restaurants
  • 4 vibrant bars
  • Beach right next to the hotel
  • Wellness & Fitness Center with heated indoor pool
  • State-of-the-art Conference Center
  • Business Center
  • Crèche & children's clubs
  • Children's playground
  • Teen club
  • Open-air amphitheater
  • 2 tennis courts
  • Private chapel
  • Rent-a-car desk
  • Mini Market
  • Beauty & Hair Salon
  • Apivita Natural Greek Cosmetics shop
  • Indoor & outdoor hotel parking
  • ATM within the hotel premises


  • Weddings, Meetings & Special Events services
  • Private dining
  • Babysitting
  • Indoor & outdoor activities for toddlers & children
  • Specially designed fitness activities for adults
  • Laundry & dry cleaning
  • 24-hour reception
  • Porter service
  • Turndown service in all rooms & suites
  • PCR / Rapid Test on site
  • Doctor on call
  • Toddlers equipment
  • Hotel App
  • Boat trips
  • Equipment & facilities adapted for disabled people
  • Female Solo Traveler policy



The magnificent island of Crete is waiting to welcome you. If all you can think about is your endless desire to experience a carefree escapade combined with refreshment and relaxation all in one place, think no more; Avra Imperial Hotel is here to take your next holiday in Chania to a whole new level with its excellent facilities and impeccable service. All you have to do is sit back, and let us take care of all the little details that will make your long awaited summer break truly memorable.

Soothe yourself in the stunning swimming pools, including the state-of-the-art central infinity-style glass swimming pool and the heated indoor swimming pool at the APIVITA Spa area. Enjoy the magnificent views of the resplendent Cretan sea while soaking up the sun at the naturally beautiful beach of Kolymvari and as the sun sets, experience on-site dining in one of our five restaurants.

Keep your body, mind and soul well balanced with our fully equipped gym and 2 tennis courts, while an extensive range of games and activities for kids will give your little ones the time of their life.

What’s even more, a vast array of special facilities and services located within the hotel premises are here to make your life easier. You can visit our in-house APIVITA® natural Greek cosmetics shop, mini market, hair salon and rent-a-car service desk throughout the day at your own convenience.

  • Dogs are allowed up to 6kg, one pet per stay.
  • Smoking is prohibited in all indoor areas.
  • For more information relating to bookings and extra costs regarding the hotel’s services, please contact our Concierge desk by dialing 10436 from your room. Alternatively you are kindly requested to send an e-mail at

Beach & Pools

Avra Imperial Hotel certainly makes the most of its unique location and harmonious surroundings providing a wide range of swimming facilities and options for an elevated swimming experience. From the imposing central swimming pools to the numerous polished private and shared pools, Avra Imperial offers the luxurious touch you would expect from a pool lovers' paradise. Alternatively, you can take in the sun and treat your eyes with magnificent views over the Cretan sea at the unspoiled Kolymvari beach next to the hotel, with its crystal clear water and serene atmosphere.

Sports & Entertainment

For sports enthusiasts, our fully equipped fitness and wellness center and our 2 tennis courts will become your training haven during your carefree holiday time. Not to mention the specially designed activities for kids that will most definitely amaze our little guests. No matter your age or personal taste, at Avra Imperial Hotel there is always something to keep you active, well balanced and delightfully entertained for hours.