Despoina apartments is a family run hotel at Gouves, on Europe's southern island of Crete. The resort is just 15 kilometres from "Nikos Kazantzakis" airport and 20 kilometres from the historical centre of Heraklion. The hotel is situated 100m from the beach and near to lots of restaurants and bars.
There are lots of places and archaeological sites around Despoina apartments. 20km to the west is famous KNOSSOS palace and 7 km to the east is Hersonissos resort, known for its night life. Not far away about 3km is Creta Auarium one of the largest and most modern aquariums in Europe.
The combination of the unique location, the relaxing atmosphere and our friendly and personalized service, have established our hotel as one of the most enjoyable holiday choices of Gouves.
Among these there is one more reason to stay here...It is the well known cafe of DESPOINA apartments :
KONDIMAR cafe-pool bar
Kondimar cafe has built its own fame at the town of Gouves. Many people, except our guests, come here every night and enjoy nice cocktails and a good time. We guarantee Kondimar, is gonna be the first place to remember at Gouves!