The family-run Danaos offers a friendly and relaxed base in the heart of Chania, just a short walk from Chania’s Venetian harbor and right next to the beautiful sandy beach of Nea Chora.

There are various room sizes available, to suit the needs of solos, couples and groups or families. Some rooms have a spacious balcony with views of Chania Town or the Cretan Sea.

Guest can enjoy a good start to the day with a continental breakfast in Danaos’ charming breakfast room.

The owners of Danaos are available for any requests or sightseeing tips needed and will also arrange car or bike rentals. Many restaurants and taverns can be found in the surrounding area.

This is our guests' favorite part of Chania, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Danaos Hotel has been welcoming guests since Feb 19, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Chania, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
1 full bed
3 twin beds
2 twin beds
1 full bed
1 twin bed
1 full bed
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
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Closest beaches
  • Nea Chora Beach

    Nea Chora Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    50 feet from property
  • Kladissos Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    1,600 feet from property
  • Chryssi Akti

    Chryssi Akti

    8.6 Excellent beach
    4,400 feet from property
  • Koum Kapi Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Yannis Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Iguana Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Glaros Beach

    Glaros Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.6 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • *We are from South Africa. We will be arriving by ferry at approximately 6.30 a.m.. Will we be able to leave our luggage there as we will be too ear..
    Dear Sir/ Madam, Of course you can leave your luggage in our property and if the room is reasdy earlier you may check-in. We can also arrange your tra..
    Answered on 13 June 2022
  • Have you any sea view rooms we are looking for sept 2023 thank you
    Yes we have, you can book throuhg or visit our site.
    Answered on 6 October 2022
  • While I was doing the resetvation rate changed please advise to continue with booking. It showed 162€ instead of 149€.I have screenshot for it
    That might have changed due to the change in number of guests or any change in your choice of room. If that doesn't apply to your case, please refer t..
    Answered on 14 June 2022
  • Hi, how much is the airport shuttle?
    Good evening! The airport shuttle costs 28,00 euros from the airport to our hotel and 25,00 euros from our hotel to the airport.
    Answered on 15 May 2022
  • Or flight doesn’t land until after 23:00 so can I check in after 00:00?
    We are a 24hours hotel so of course you can check - in during the night.
    Answered on 16 March 2022
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Hotel area info *
Amenities of Danaos Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Garden
  • Cleaning products
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Beach
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking garage
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Car rental
  • Express check-in/out
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Beach umbrellas
    Additional charge
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Italian

House rules

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2:00 PM - 12:00 AM


12:00 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.

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 - 1 year
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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

The fine print

License number: 1042K012A0187200

FAQs about Danaos Hotel

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

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

    • Beachfront
    • Beach

  • Guests staying at Danaos Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Danaos Hotel is 0.8 miles from the center of Chania.

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Danaos Hotel.

  • Room options at Danaos Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Triple
    • Quad
    • Twin

  • Check-in at Danaos Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.