Aris is a family-run 3-star hotel that rests on the edge of the old town of Paleochora, just a 5- minute walk from the centre and the beaches. Promoting art, it offers rooms with free WiFi access and views over the Libyan Sea or the garden. A small bar, open until midnight, is available on site, while free bicycles are offered.

Fitted with marble floors and bright colours, all rooms at Aris Hotel are equipped with air conditioning, a small fridge and an electric kettle. The modern, private bathrooms come with shower.

A breakfast buffet is served between 07:30 and 11:00 and can be enjoyed in the dining area, terrace and garden, or in your room. Packed breakfast or small self service breakfast can be prepared.

Guests can enjoy massage treatments at the on-site massage room. A satellite TV and a book library are available in the lobby.

Chania Town lies within 44.7 miles from Aris Hotel, while Souda Port is at a distance of 47.8 miles. Free beach umbrellas and free parking space are provided.

This is our guests' favourite part of Palaiochóra, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

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Aris Hotel has been welcoming guests since 11 Feb 2010.

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Situated in the best rated area in Palaiochóra, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.1

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Vegetarian, Buffet

FREE parking!

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Max adults: 2
Superior Double or Twin Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2
Economy double or twin room Ground Floor
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 3
Superior Triple Room
  • 1 double bed and
  • 1 sofa bed
  • 3 single beds
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Max adults: 4
Family Two-Bedroom Suite
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 large double bed
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4 reasons to choose Aris Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English

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About Aris Hotel

Welcoming guests since 11 Feb 2010

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  • Are there rooms with a private balcony and good aea view?

    Most of our rooms have a private balcony.Our hotel is located on the second row of buildings next to the sea and half of our rooms have a sea view while the rest have a view on our garden which is decorated with the art work of Kostas Liatakis

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    Answered on 27 September 2020
  • Is there a shuttle available to get to the closest beach nearby? What are the other transportation options?

    no. you can either borrow one of our bikes, walk or drive with your own car or ask for a taxi

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    Answered on 12 October 2019
  • What rooms are on top floor with balcony

    20 which is the family suite has 3 balconies with sea view.22,24,26 and 28 have a balcony with sea view while 21,23,25,27,29 have garden view. 30,31,32,33,34 have also sea view and shared balconies.

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    Asked about: Superior Triple Room • Answered on 29 September 2020
  • Hi there, do you have a good working wi fi in each room?

    hello, we have very reliable wi-fi in every single room and public area.

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    Answered on 31 August 2020
  • hi. do all rooms have a safety deposit box?

    Hello, yeap, all rooms have one. Good night!

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    Answered on 22 November 2020
  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?

    walk for 2 to 10 minutes, depending on what beach you prefer

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    Answered on 12 October 2019
  • Do they have kettles in room

    Every room in our hotel has a kettle,tea bags and coffee which is reffiled daily with no charge.

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    Answered on 31 October 2019
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Elafonissi Beach
    8.6 miles
  • Agia Irini Gorge
    10.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Μεθεξις
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar AGIOS
    0.2 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Pachia Ammos
    450 yards
  • Halikia Beach
    900 yards
  • Keratídes Beach
    1,150 yards
  • Kalamia Beach
    1.3 miles
  • Psilos Volakas Beach
    1.4 miles
Closest airports
  • Chania International Airport
    33.7 miles
How to get to Aris Hotel from Chania International Airport
    Free parking is available.
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1 restaurant on site


    Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean

    Open for: Breakfast

Facilities of Aris Hotel
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Beach
  • Snorkelling
  • Horse riding Additional charge
  • Diving Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking Additional charge
  • Canoeing Additional charge
  • Library
  • Fishing Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Bottle of water
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Wired internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
Reception services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Car hire
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Wellness facilities
  • Yoga classes
  • Full body massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre Additional charge
Languages spoken
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • Swedish
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Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Aris Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


08:00 - 00:00


08:00 - 12:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

Maestro Mastercard Visa JCB Aris Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Buffet breakfast is served between 07:30 and 11:00.

Kindly note that smoking is strictly prohibited in the rooms. It is only permitted at the balconies or at the public, outdoor areas.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Please inform Aris Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

License number: 1042K012A0144600

FAQs about Aris Hotel

  • The nearest beach is just 450 yards from Aris Hotel.

  • Guests staying at Aris Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Buffet

  • Aris Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Room options at Aris Hotel include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Triple
    • Family

  • The prices at Aris Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Aris Hotel by:

    • Taxi 1h 30min

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Aris Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • Aris Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Snorkelling
    • Library
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Head massage
    • Horse riding
    • Beach
    • Yoga classes
    • Back massage
    • Full body massage

  • Check-in at Aris Hotel is from 08:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Aris Hotel is 950 yards from the centre of Palaiochóra.