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Balos Beach offers modern, self-catering accommodations in a beautifully rugged, unspoiled corner of Western Crete, overlooking Kissamos Bay, around an hour’s drive from the magnificent town of Chania.

With a number of suites, apartments and studios to choose from, Balos Beach Hotel will satisfy your personal requirements. All the units have balconies with sea or mountain views, air conditioning, kitchen and satellite TV.

At Balos Beach you can enjoy a romantic walk around the gardens or have a drink and watch the sea and the sky becoming one. Facilities include an ecological-cleaned pool, a hot tub and a children’s pool.

In the central building, you will find the breakfast room, the main bar and the TV room. There is also a modern fitness room with all the necessary equipment.

During your stay make sure you visit some of the best beaches in Crete, including Falassarna and Elafonissi, which are in close proximity. The famous beach of Balos is 5.6 mi away.

You will find Chania International Airport 39 mi away while Heraklion Airport N. Kazantzakis is 114 mi from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

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Balos Beach has been welcoming guests since Mar 9, 2010

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

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Free private parking available at the hotel

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4 reasons to choose Balos Beach

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English

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About Balos Beach

Welcoming guests since Mar 9, 2010

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  • Is your private beach next to the property or do I need to use a means of transportation to go there?

    Thank you for your message. Our private beach is next to the property which is rocky but still enjoyable for swimming. Thank you and have a pleasant day. Kind regards Balos Beach Hotel Team

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    Answered on October 21, 2019
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?

    Thank you for your message. The best time to visit our Hotel is during the Summer. The weather is beautiful, warm and the beaches are very crowded. Thank you and have a pleasant day. Kind Regards Balos Beach Hotel Team

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    Answered on October 22, 2019
  • hi, how much is a transfer for 3 adults please?

    Thank you for your message. From which airport you wish to arrange a transfer to our Hotel ??

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    Answered on July 8, 2020
  • Hi, Are you near shops and tavernas?

    Good Evening! In a very short distance less than a kilometer there is a traditional village with beautiful taverns! Thank you very much!

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    Asked about: Superior Double Room with Sea View • Answered on May 16, 2021
  • Hello, last question from me! How is the wifi? I have to work and need excellent wifi :-). Thank you!

    Kalimera,First of all, thank you for choosing our hotel. Yes our hotel has perfec wifi and many of our clients use it also for work, meeting and conferences. Whatever else you need don't hesitate to contact us. Kind Regards, Balos Beach team.-C.

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    Answered on June 5, 2021
  • At the end of 2019, we stayed some days in your EXCELLENT hotel. Checking out we got a surprise, i.e. Cretan Mixed herbs. Please, be so kind to inform us about the best use of those herbs, tea perhaps? Thanks.

    Good Evening ! Sorry for the delay in our reply but the hotel opened today! Did we give you Cretan tea? If so, it's the same way tea is made. Thank you!

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    Answered on May 16, 2021
  • Are you open at the end of April? I’m looking at 2022 Thanks

    Good evening! The Hotel open at May! Thank you !

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    Answered on May 16, 2021
  • Καλησπέρα, είναι η πισίνα ανοιχτή 11 Οκτωβρίου και μετά? Ευχαριστώ!

    Hello Sir, Our pool is open until end of October..But need to mention that it s not a heated pool. Thank you Balos beach hotel

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    Asked about: Superior Double Room with Sea View • Answered on September 22, 2021
  • Hello could you confirm availability & price for a room for 3 of us tomorrow night & maybe Wednesday night? Also is there a restaurant near by? Thanks

    Hello, We would like to inform you that you have to book the room from the booking.Just choose the date and you will see the price. Best regards. Balos Beach Team

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    Answered on October 18, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Beach Kaliviani
    600 feet
  • Meri Pigadi Beach
    1,800 feet
  • Trachilos Beach
    3,550 feet
  • Viglia Beach
    1.2 miles
  • North Beach
    2.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Chania International Airport
    29.8 miles
  • Kithira Island National Airport Alexandros Aristotelous Onassis
    61.8 miles
How to get to Balos Beach from Chania International Airport
    Public transportation
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: Greek, International, European, Grill/BBQ

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Balos Beach Great facilities! Review score, 8.6
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Private beach area
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Beach
  • Library
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Locker rooms
  • Yoga classes
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • French
  • Polish
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House rules Balos Beach takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


7:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Balos Beach accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the whole amount of the booking will be paid upon check-in.

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

Please inform Balos Beach of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

License number: 1042K033A0162600

FAQs about Balos Beach

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

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

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Balos Beach is 3.1 miles from the center of Kissamos.

  • Room options at Balos Beach include:

    • Studio
    • Apartment
    • Suite
    • Double

  • Balos Beach has 1 restaurant:

    • Almyra

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Balos Beach by:

    • Car 45min

  • Balos Beach offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Library
    • Beachfront
    • Beach
    • Full-body massage
    • Locker rooms
    • Yoga classes
    • Private beach area

  • Check-in at Balos Beach is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Balos Beach can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • The prices at Balos Beach may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.