Immerse yourself in this unique hideaway located
in Crete with panoramic views of the Aegean Sea.


Activities in the area

  • Balos lagoon (by car this is about 9km on an un-tarred road however it is a 2km walk from Balos Beach hotel).
  • Visit the well known beach of Falassarna (10 km from Balos Beach, about a 10 minute drive). At this beach you will also find windsurfing, and kite surfing.
  • Visit the lagoon like beach of Elafonisos and stop at the Monastery of Chrysoskalitissa along the way (about a 45 minute drive from Balos Beach hotel).
  • Gramvousa islet (take the ferry from Kissamos port).


Heraklion city center: 26,7 km
Heraklion port: 25,5 km
Heraklion Intl. Airport: 28,9 km
Rethymno town and port: 58,9 km
Chania City center: 122 km
Chania Intl Airport: 128 km
Chania (Souda) Port: 113 km


Located at the edge of a hill in Mononaftis Bay, in the most peaceful area of Agia Pelagia, Heraklion-Crete,

ACRO aims to become your favorite location. Just 22km from the HER airport and just 28km from the city center or the port of Heraklion.