We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
1/10/2017 2/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    King Minos Palace Hotel

    L Hersonissou, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    Are these the right dates for your stay?
    Select your travel dates to find the lowest prices.
    1/10/2017 2/10/2017
    US$91
    US$82
    SAVE US$9
    US$91
    US$82
    SAVE US$9
    US$91
    US$82
    SAVE US$9
    Traveller (227)
    Pool & Beach (60)
    Room & Suite (49)
    Marni Village
    1,125 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Koutouloufari
     
    Mediterraneo Hotel
    1,044 reviews
    #42 of 171 hotels in Hersonissos
     
    Galaxy Villas
    347 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in Koutouloufari
     
    Star Beach Village & Water Park
    749 reviews
    #28 of 171 hotels in Hersonissos
     
    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good32%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “head waiter” (21 reviews)
    “pool bar” (34 reviews)
    “air con” (26 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Tennis Court
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Marni Village
    1,125 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Koutouloufari
     
    Mediterraneo Hotel
    1,044 reviews
    #42 of 171 hotels in Hersonissos
     
    Galaxy Villas
    347 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in Koutouloufari
     
    Star Beach Village & Water Park
    749 reviews
    #28 of 171 hotels in Hersonissos
     
    Rooms
    1 Oct2 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$82.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Hersonissos hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b045b9c9fa444ace8e9f6b5d5f0400bd", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":483031,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32711152],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":82,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"b045b9c9fa444ace8e9f6b5d5f0400bd","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":91,"lowestMetaPrice":82,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":91,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":91,"lowestMetaPrice":82,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":91,"hotelName":"King Minos Palace Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImIwNDViOWM5ZmE0NDRhY2U4ZTlmNmI1ZDVmMDQwMGJkIiwiQUlLIjoiM2ZhNTQ3ZTVmNDBlNDA1NDg3NTcwNDZkNmJjMGM0MjgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/10/2017", "checkOut": "02/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$82", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32711152":"Expedia","65699276":"Hotwire","109360558":"HotelsCom2IB","54225988":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (375)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 275 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We were 2 couples arriving there in the last week of july and we booked 2 bungalows with sea view. We first looked all over the internet for a hotel anywhere in Crete, and this was the best we could find. We based our decision...More

    1  Thank Cristiana N
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I trevelled here along with my husband two children (6&8) and parents. There was some confusion when booking through Thomson about the rooms so I contacted the hotel direct who were able to arrange different rooms for me. I found the hotel staff extreamly polite...More

    1  Thank Tanya B
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The staff were friendly and the rooms were extremely clean. Kevin in the animation team was great and made everyone get involved in the activities. The only problem I had was with the BBQ night costing an extra 13euro pp. Don't worry about wearing trousers...More

    Thank jodieelizabetht
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Uphill walk from the main road and then at least 20 steps up into hotel, very clean and all staff seem to be proud of the hotel. Food is very good with some lapses , under cooked meat one evening which I sent back which...More

    Thank snava19
    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    just came back from 1 week's stay at the King Minos Palace. could not fault it at all! all was great - room, staff - reception, restaurant, pool bar, housekeeping. nothing was too much of a trouble, looked after us properly :) arrived at 2am,...More

    Thank Kate S
    Marni Village
    1,125 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Koutouloufari
     
    Mediterraneo Hotel
    1,044 reviews
    #42 of 171 hotels in Hersonissos
     
    Galaxy Villas
    347 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in Koutouloufari
     
    Star Beach Village & Water Park
    749 reviews
    #28 of 171 hotels in Hersonissos
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$70 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #38 Romantic Hotel in Hersonissos
    • #39 Luxury Hotel in Hersonissos
    • #46 Family Hotel in Hersonissos
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 140
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Cancelon, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, Cheap Tickets, getaroom.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your King Minos Palace Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Greece >
    • Crete >
    • Heraklion Prefecture >
    • Hersonissos
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel King Minos Palace ,
    • King Minos Palace Hersonissos ,
    • Hersonissos Palace Crete ,
    • King Minos Palace Hotel Crete, Greece
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (227)
    Pool & Beach (60)
    Room & Suite (49)
    Dining (37)
    Hotel & Grounds (172)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby
    Marni Village
    1,125 reviews
    1.15 km away
     
    Galaxy Villas
    347 reviews
    1.34 km away
     
    Star Beach Village & Water Park
    749 reviews
    .47 km away
     
    Mediterraneo Hotel
    1,044 reviews
    .22 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Iokasti Caffe
    893 reviews
    1.37 km away
    Cyrrus Beach Bar Restaurant Hersonissos
    110 reviews
    1.08 km away
    Siroccos
    27 reviews
    .72 km away
    Glaros Snack Bar
    25 reviews
    1.36 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Dionysos Cafe - Bar
    94 reviews
    1.49 km away
    Lychnostatis Open Air Museum
    993 reviews
    .33 km away
    Amarillis Stable
    143 reviews
    .93 km away
    Star Beach
    1,501 reviews
    .54 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    HeidiElizabeth7
    24 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from HeidiElizabeth7 |
    Thanks for your reply, I found another excursion which includes a one night stay on Santorini for £60 more including hotel pickups so if its 42e to the port for the boat it'll be 84 both ways, I may as well take the... More
    0
    Votes
    Tanya B
    24 July 2017|
    Answer
    Response from Ste M | Reviewed this property |
    Nonsense ! Long trousers for men are required for evening dinner, but our observation is that probably around half complied. Everybody else were in shorts !
    1
    Vote
    Tanya B
    24 July 2017|
    Answer
    Response from Ste M | Reviewed this property |
    There is a fridge in the room, but be aware the electricity is operated by your key card so the fridge goes off when you aren't in the room. I wouldn't worry about trousers for your son - the hotel doesn't appear to enforce... More
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "I had a ground floor room with a garden looking on to the pool which was lovely."
    Read review
    "in rooms overlooking pool expect some level of noise from evening entertainment. but only until 11pm"
    Read review
    "Ask for a seaview"
    Read review
    "Room not facing pool was very quiet and had sunny balcony in the morning"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing