- Totally accessible environment with a wide range of equipment and accessible excursions on site.
- Non-mainstream, purpose built hotel ideally suited to meet the needs of any disability.
- Sloped entry to Heated pool and a chair provided.
The Eria Resort is situated in the historic village of Maleme, in an area of unique natural beauty, surrounded by beautiful olive groves and greenery with breathtaking views of the Mediterranean Sea. The hotel is about 250 metres from the village centre but a free minibus will take you to the town if required, alternatively the promenade is lovely with the pure blue sea of Maleme is just 200 metres from the resort.
In our view...
An intimate, hotel that has been stylishly built specifically for the needs of disabled holidaymakers.
Those seeking a holiday hotel, which has been purpose built to provide a secure, adapted and accessible environment for disabled guests, their families and friends.
The Eria Resort is situated in the historic village of Maleme, in an area of unique natural beauty, surrounded by beautiful olive groves and greenery with breathtaking views of the Mediterranean Sea. The hotel is about 250 metres from the village centre and accessible beach but a free minibus will take you into the village if required, alternatively the promenade is lovely with the pure blue sea of Maleme just 250 metres from the resort.
Access in the hotel is very good and most of the areas around the hotel are flat, but the rest of Crete is variable, so assistance will be required by wheelchair users in many areas of the island.
Electric and manual wheelchairs, hoists, oxygen compressors, scooters, rollators, air mattresses and other equipment are available to rent upon request. Doctors of any expertise and physiotherapist will be at your disposal if required.
All twelve rooms and two suites with fine and unique decoration, are fully equipped with one electric bed, monkey pole, air-conditioning, emergency call system, satellite TV, telephone, internet connection, radio, safe box, mini bar and hair dryer. The bathrooms are specially designed. They are all equipped with wheel-in shower and static shower chair, shower chairs on wheels are available to hire. Horizontal and vertical grab rails at the shower and grab rails at the WC with an adjustable raised toilet seat.
The resort provides a reception area, lounge, restaurant, main bar, roof garden, and lift. It also provides a gym with separate physiotherapy area as well as Hammam and jacuzzi. Furthermore, you can enjoy the pleasures of the big heated outdoor swimming pool complete with hydro massage, and there is an accessible ramp for easy access along with a pool chair for access into the pool. There are boccia, volley and basketball courts and a specially designed area for other sports. The hotel also has 2 of its own accessible minibuses with tail lifts, for excursions and transfers,
Wining and Dining
The hotel offers a bar and restaurant. The bar is open from 8am to midnight, providing a wide selection of drinks, desserts and ice creams. The restaurant is at your disposal at any time between 8am and 9:30pm. Breakfast is buffet style and provides a wide selection. Lunch and Dinner provides a selection from an extensive buffet menu or a la carte. The hotel sometimes arranges evenings with typical Greek entertainment with traditional Cretan and Greek cuisine. Room service is at your disposal between 7:30am and midnight.
Out and About
Regular excursions are available in the resorts own accessible minivans, these include the architectural sights of Chania, the White Mountains and Samaria gorge, Gonis monastry and local markets. Suggestions for walks and other accessible excursions will be at your disposal as well as an accessibility guide for Chania, which includes restaurants, cafeterias, movie-theatres, scuba diving and horseback riding.
Bedroom door width 100cms Bathroom door width 87cms Bed height 46cms Toilet height 47cms
Private accessible taxi van transfers included. Transfer time from Chania airport approximately 40 minutes. An alternative is Heraklion airport, this is approx 2 hours and is at an additional cost.
Flights from major UK regional airports to Chania. Flying time (from London) approximately 4 hours.
Groups at Eria:
Eria Resort in Crete has excellent availability for groups with a full package to include adapted airport transfers, tour guide for your pre booked excursions and day trips, also included in the price is A Greek Night, A BBQ Night at the hotel and half board accommodation. If you have a group of 8 or more interested, please do not hesitate to contact us for full prices and available dates.
Prices 2013 Eria Resort : Twin Room
HOTEL ONLY OPEN FROM APRIL TO NOVEMBER
Prices are per person based on 2 adults sharing a twin room on a Half board basis including a return wheelchair accessible taxi transfer from Chania airport to your hotel. The cost of your holiday is determined by the number of nights that fall into each price band below.
|Date||7 Nts £||14 Nts £||14 Nts £|
|01 Apr - 09 May 13||598||1196||1196|
|10 May - 15 Jun 13||659||1319||1319|
|16 Jun - 31 Aug 13||640||1280||1280|
|01 Sep - 30 Oct 13||659||1319||1319|
AIRFARES ARE EXTRA, so please advise us of your preferred departure airport from the
Child Price (0-8 years) Free if sharing with 2 adults.
Full board upgrade is £100pp per week.
Third Person sharing the room is £325pp per week half board.