Comfortable and compact three-star hotel Erato Hotel is located in the tourist area of Gournes, 15 km from the city of Heraklion. 800 m from the hotel there is a municipal sandy beach. The hotel is built in traditional Cretan style and offers guests not only a warm welcome and traditional hospitality, but also quality service. The hotel has a garden, an outdoor swimming pool with fresh water and a sun terrace with comfortable sun beds and umbrellas. The spacious and bright rooms of the hotel, with a traditional design, offer all the modern amenities needed for a pleasant stay. All rooms have a furnished balcony overlooking the garden or pool. Taste traditional Greek cuisine in the cozy hotel restaurant. Once a week, Cretan parties with barbeque and dancing take place in the hotel. For children there is a playground with swings. Table tennis and darts are available for entertainment. There is a golf course a couple of kilometers away, and on the beach guests can dive in a wetsuit, fly with a parachute or take a ride on the sea surface by water skiing. The hotel can be recommended for an economical family holidays or a youth vacation.