Looking for that perfect place ? Look close you'll find it here. Explore the Island Hotel in Crete. Inspiring, Iconic, Innovative, Influential. From the moment you arrive, the visionary style is apparent offering spectacular views of the Aegean sea. The Island Hotel is located on the beach of the newly fashionable district of Gouves at the island of Crete in Greece, just 19km from Heraklion city centre and 17km from Heraklion international airport. A short drive will bring you to many sightseeing such as Creta Aquarium, Archaelogical Museum and the famous Knossos Palace. You can even day-trip to Santorini island. From our inception, The Island hotel has approached its spaces with both design and comfort in mind. Is a new chapter in a story book encounter of style and soul and our story has taken us around the world, we have created our hotel to be unique and individual expressions of modern travel and modern living. Whatever you want, whenever you want it, The Island is sure to have something to fulfill your dreams.