Avaliable from May to October, the Hotel Despo is set in a stunning location, just 2 miles from the centre of Gouves village and 600 metres from Gouves' sandy beach. Gouves is a popular resort for those looking for relaxing holidays to Crete, with a pretty old town, sandy beach and a quiet, friendly atmosphere. The Hotel Despo runs a shuttle bus to the beach daily, so you can try all the water sports on offer or wander along the seafront with its selection of bars, cafes and restaurants.
The Hotel Despo is just 22 miles from Heraklion airport, meaning you can start your holidays in Crete just 30 minutes after leaving the airport. This rustic style hotel is set in beautiful gardens, against a backdrop of the Dikti Mountains. There are 73 rooms at the Hotel Despo, all with optional air conditioning at an extra charge and a balcony or terrace. There is a swimming pool, and a separate children’s pool at the Hotel Despo complex. The all inclusive holiday program offers something for everyone, with a restaurant and bars.
The Hotel Despo is the right choice for couples and families looking for cheap holidays to Crete in a relaxing location, close to the beach and resort amenities.
There is a large outdoor swimming pool, as well as separate children's pool, surrounded by a sun terrace with plenty of loungers and parasols.
All rooms at the Hotel Despo offer
- air conditioning
Please note: Some facilities payable locally
The hotel has two restaurants, one being a la carte. There is a pool snack and a lobby bar/cafe.
The hotel operates an All Inclusive option which includes full board in the main restaurant buffet style, continental breakfast from 8am to 10am, lunch from 1pm to 2.30pm accompanied by soft drinks, local beer and local wine, dinner from 7pm to 9pm accompanied by soft drinks, local beer, local wine. Snacks are available between 3pm and 6pm including ice creams and 'snack of the day', drinks are served in the main bar between 11am and 2am, including local alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks, local beer, local wine, soft drinks, filter coffee and tea. Drinks in the bar until 10.30pm, 'brand name' and 'premium' drinks, imported beer, fresh juices, packed ice cream, espresso, cappuccino, bottled wine, canned drinks, champagne and special evenings are available but are not included in the all inclusive package. Please note that drinks included in the all inclusive package are only available from 11am - 10.30pm each day, so any drinks purchased before 11.00 or after 22.30 will be payable locally.