Ammos (which means "sand" in Greek) is proud of its location as it is right on the sandy beach, far away from the noisy main road and yet only 5 km from the Venetian harbour and the city of Chania, 300 meters from the beautiful pine and eucalyptus grove and the sandy coves of Agii Apostoli, 2 km from the cute little village of Galatas and Daratsos and 7 km from the village of Platanias (the centre of night life). Crete is a land of astonishing diversity and ammos hotel is a perfect base for your daily excursions.
How to find us:
If you arrive at the airport or seaport of either Chania or Heraklion city - taxis are readily available. A taxi from the airport of Chania ("Daskalogiannis" airport- code: CHQ) to Ammos will cost around 30-35 euro and takes about 20-30 minutes. A taxi from the airport or the seaport of Heraklion costs around 140-150 euro (pre-arranged rate is at 135 euro) and takes 2 hours. The local bus connecting ammos (bus stop "Penny" mini-market) to the city (terminal at "Square 1866") runs every 15 minutes till late at night and tickets cost 1.10 euro cents each (attention: rates are indicative).
GPS coordinates: 35.511127 Latitude, 23.975247 Longitude
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tel: +30 28210 33003-25 fax: +30 28210 31635
winter phone number: +30 6946009686